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Israelite Bay Explorer

Date:       22nd to 30th January 2018

Trip Leaders:       Robert and Bridget McPherson Co-Trip Leader:     Bruce Brinkley Comfortable Tail End Charlie:    Peter Cole

This is the second time we’ve attempted to run this trip and been thwarted due to road closures.   Last year because of this, we had to change the trip to a completely different area – D’Entrecasteaux National Park.    This year, we actually got into Israelite Bay but still couldn’t see too much of what we’d planned for past...

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December 2017 Club Meeting

President Paul Ryan welcomed the many members and 8 visitors.

Pat and Co were kept busy giving every person who attended the meeting a ticket for the door prize… a Richard's Tyrepower wheel alignment voucher valued at $89! 

Plus all members who attended this meeting were given a special ticket for the Members Only Prize, a nice set of cool orange MAXTRAXS.

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Snake Bite Time of Year Again

Snake Bite Time of Year Again

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About 300 people are bitten by a snake every year in Australia, but on average only one or two of these bites prove fatal. About half of all deaths from snake bites are from the brown snake, while the rest are mostly from tiger snakes, taipans and death adders.

If you or someone you're with is bitten by a snake it is important to try to identify it if possible, as this allows a...

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Turquoise Coast Re-development

The following is an extract from On The Road (online) magazine, and thanks to Peter Fry. There are changes afoot on a popular stretch of WA’s Turquoise Coast where a massive redevelopment of four camping destinations between Jurien Bay and Kalbarri is currently taking place. In response to overwhelming visitation from self-sufficient travellers and a $1.5 million injection from the State Government’s Royalties for Regions fund, construction work has begun on two new campgrounds, while others in the region will be improved and expanded to keep caravanners, campers and motorhomers local for longer. By...
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Trip 124 – WA4WD Association Gathering ALBANY

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The long weekend in June was set aside as an Association event with the purpose of not only getting as large a collection of affiliated clubs as possible but also to provide the Albany 4WD Club with a working example of how the Association functions. The attendance of over 160 people from a wide range of clubs was a clear indication of the enthusiasm generated by the Association Committee. The venue was the Albany Rifle Club down by the...

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Mitsubishi Recall Notice

Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited—various Mitsubishi models: PB & PC Challenger; GA & GB i-MiEV; CJ Lancer Sedan & Sportback; ZG & ZH Outlander; NS, NT, NW & NX Pajero; ML & MN Triton PRA number: 2016/15466 Date published: 29th June 2016 Product information Product description Various Mitsubishi models: PB & PC Challenger; GA & GB i-MiEV; CJ Lancer Sedan & Sportback; ZG & ZH Outlander; NS, NT, NW & NX Pajero; ML & MN Triton Identifying features See attached list for affected VIN ranges Campaign numbers: 010106 PB, PC Challenger (target 11 846) 010107 GA, GB i-MiEV (target 237) 010108 CJ Lancer Sedan...
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Trip 140 – Karalee Dam CHANGE OF DATES

Due to unforeseen commitments for both the Trip Leader and Co-Trip Leader, the dates for this trip have been changed. The trip will be held the following weekend to what was originally planned. The new trip dates are;- Friday September 30 to Monday October 3. For more details go to the Members calendar This is still within the School Holidays. If you are already registered for the trip and unable to make the new dates, please advise the Trip Coordinator as soon as possible....
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