Category Archives: Locked and Lifted Trip

Showcasing some of the more challenging drives that the club hosts. It is a prerequisite that your vehicle and driver skills be sufficient to tackle this sort of trip. With most trips being graded 4 or 5 you wont find any doilys or tea cups on these trips, you will find adventure and adrenaline. This is 4WDing at it’s best.

Lennards Track 2018

Date:      Saturday 24th February, 2018. Trip Leader:  Paul Ryan Followers : Rachel Theunissen, Joe Metcalf and nephew Andrew, Gary, Nikki and Blake Hanley, Paolo Solera (visitor) Dave and Tina Moore, Kim Nguyen and friend, Mark Buntine andVicky Barnett , Janine Rosser, Ivan Cifuentes and Marie, Tom Van Hall, Pam Abbott, Benjamin Green (visitor) Phil Pusey And Wendy (visitors). Tail End Charlies : Bruce and Judith Brinkley

Trip Report:   Janine Rosser's Perspective

24th Feb-early Paul had us all gather at the  Southbound BP servo on the freeway not far from Baldivis, the shadows were...

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Adelaide Road in the Wet

Trip Leaders:  Mark & Julie Myles

  Mark and had watched the rain in the preceding week with mounting anticipation (anxiety).  Being the school holidays we were able to head down to Marg’s for a leisurely pre-trip week enabling us to complete a quick recky.  We discovered vast areas of water and continuing rainfall.   Most of the participants headed down to the (beautiful) Big Valley Campsite in Rosa Brook on the Friday night, gathering at 6pm at Colonial Brewery for the awesome $10 pizza night.  Pizzas and a sneaky pint...

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Lane Pool

Trip Leader John Holbrook

Participants: Craig Perry, John Holbrook, Michael Gilbert, Glenn Bignell, Daniel Hearn, Peter Nicol With the weekend weather predicted to be perfect, six vehicles assembled at the Baden Powell camping ground for some four wheel driving and conviviality. Trip Leader, John Holbrook, accompanied by friend Laura and John Snr arrived early to select a suitable area to make camp. The popularity of the Reserve was indicated by “FULL” signs against many of the camping areas. The Baden Powell camping ground was well populated, but oil & gas engineering expert Laura found an...
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Brunswick Junction

Trip Leader Paul Ryan

Participants: Ryan(Trip Leader), Perry (Co Trip Leader), Hearn, Lazar, King, Holbrook, Marmoy, Theunissen, Stampaleja, Nicholls (Charlie) What a glorious Saturday is was, 27° and not a cloud in the sky. The ever eager group of ten met at the (JK sanctioned) Harvey Bakery for a light snack and a few other tasks which are unmentionable in present company (let’s just say, lucky there was a park with lots of trees across the road). LandCruisers 5, Patrols 3, Prado 1, Land Rover 1 and Mitsubishi’s 0. I guess the more adventurous Mitsubishi...
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Harvey Staples Line

Trip Leader Paul Ryan

Participants: Stamps, Malcolm, Rick, Craig & Michael as tail-end Charlie Guests: Daniel Sunday 26th February 2011 We all met at the car park opposite the Caltex service station cnr Uduc Rd & South West Hwy ready to set off at 9.15am as planed. Paul welcomed all members and visitors and carefully explained the planned activities, routes, convoy and communication procedures. A short distance down the road we turned off onto the gravel and headed into the hills, as the road had plenty of corrugations Paul suggested we air down early to smooth...
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Brunswick

Trip Leader Paul Ryan

It was due to extreme intelligence, good looks and forward planning that the meeting spot for this trip was the Pinjara Bakery. Now the writer of these trip notes has no financial interest or association with the bakery but boy can I pick 'em. The extra-long departure time (also a stroke of genius) was 8.30 am for a 9.00 am departure and saw many of the attendees partake in the delicacies being offered, one un-named member was able to put away several pies and was fortunate enough to take advantage...
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