4×4 News: Smoking bans in NSW Na...

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New laws have come to pass in New South Wales, banning smoking in National Parks from the 1st of January, 2015. Primarily directed at reducing the impact of litter and the risk of bushfire, the ban will be in effect in over 865 National Parks and Reserves in Australia’s most populous state. “Seven billion cigarette butts are littered in [...]

4X4 Ad Rewind: Mercedes Benz G Wagen ...

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4X4 Ad Rewind: Mercedes G-Class

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Project 130: Wheels and Tyres, and be...

Project 130: Wheels and Tyres, and beadlocks.
Today was a big day for Project 130: A combination of wheels, tyres and beadlocks have been fitted up. This will be the only set used on the Defender, for daily driver duties, fun weekend expeditions and more serious desert crossings. These will be scrutinised and reviewed during this time, with our findings published after spending some qual [...]

4X4 tracks re-open in Arthur – ...

4X4 tracks re-open in Arthur – Pieman Conservation Area
90 kilometres of 4X4 tracks will been re-opened by Christmas in Tasmania’s Arthur -Pieman Conservation Area, on the island’s north-west coast. The tracks were closed back in 2012, in a move to protect some endangered species and sensitive Aboriginal cultural sites. The closing was met with stong protests, and the area re-opening [...]

Issue 013 – Summer Edition R...

Issue 013 – Summer Edition – What’s Inside?
Issue 013 of Pat Callinan’s 4X4 Adventures magazine is now out,chronicling the very best that the 4X4 lifestyle has to offer in Australia. Beautifully shot and presented on top quality paper stock (that is printed in Australia, mind you), each issue of Pat Callinan’s 4X4 Adventures is just as much coffee table book as it is 4X4 ma [...]

Pat Callinan’s 4X4 Adventures S...

Pat Callinan’s 4X4 Adventures Season 7 coming soon!
Whatever you’re doing this Saturday the 15th at 3.30 (except if you’re crossing the Simmo, maybe), cancel your plans. Because that’s the time the new season of Pat Callinan’s 4X4 Adventures hits the airwaves for the very first time. This weekend, on Saturday @ 2.00PM – Episode II – The Gulf Country   [...]

Are you going to the Perth 4WD &...

Are you going to the Perth 4WD & Adventure show?
The Perth 4WD & Adventure show is on this weekend, between the 7th and 9th of November at McCallum Park, right alongside the Swan River. Make sure you get there, and get your entry in to win $152,000 Ultimate Nissan Giveaway, which comprised of a Nissan Patrol Cab Chassis, stacks of ARB mods and accessories, a Cub Drover camper trailer an [...]

Project 130: A Suspension checkup at ...

Project 130: A Suspension checkup at Bilstein
I have often been a staunch advocate of the old ‘if it ain’t broke’ philosophy for a long time; if things are still working, why bother trying to change it up. At the Bilstein workstation, where measurements can be taken. Installs, repairs, alignments and testing can all be done in-house at the workshop.   That line of [...]

Sydney 4WD & Adventure Show R...

Sydney 4WD & Adventure Show – 17-19 October 2014
The Sydney 4WD & Adventure Show is on next weekend (17-19 October), and it is going to be the biggest show on record.             “MR4X4″ Pat Callinan will be there to meet and greet, as well as dish out valuable advise to those with a question. Others, including Allan Gray, Jo Clews, Ernie Ding [...]