Code of Ethics
As a member of a 4WD club we support four wheel driving and touring as a responsible and legitimate recreational activity.
Your vehicle should have comprehensive or third party fire and theft insurance.
Abide by the laws and regulations pertaining to 4WD vehicles.
Keep to constructed vehicle tracks. Do not drive ‘off road’ unless permission is granted from the landowner or land management authority.
Keep the environment clean. Carry your own and maybe other people’s rubbish home.
Obey restrictions on use of public lands. Respect national parks and other conservation areas.
Obtain permission before driving on private land. Leave livestock alone and gates as found.
Keep your vehicle mechanically and legally roadworthy.
Take adequate water, food, fuel, relevant spare parts, tools and first aid kit on trips. In remote areas travel with another vehicle.
Respect our wildlife. Stop and look, but never disturb or chase animals.
Respect other peoples’ rights to peace and solitude in the bush.
Obey all fire restrictions. Extinguish your fire before leaving. Don’t let your exhaust emit sparks.
THIS CODE IS VALUABLE ONLY IF WE OBSERVE IT