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Holland Track then Cave Hill Woodlines 2018

Trip Leader:    Joe Metcalf                                                                                                            Co Trip :           Richard King

Convoy:             Andrew Metcalf, Paul Ryan, Rachel Theunissen, Gary Arcus, Ivan Cifuentes and Marie Murphy, Tom Van...

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Captain Fawcett and Dwellingup #1

Trip leader: Ivan Cifuentes Members: Ivan & Marie Murphy , Joe Metcalf, Chris Kerry, Kim Nguyen, Mark Buntine, Dave Moore, Paolo Solera, Rick Lazar History of the track: The Fawcett Track commemorates one of the districts early pioneers, Captain Theo Fawcett from Pinjarra. In spite of his holding of 10,000 acres at Pinjarra, and land being easily available, Captain Fawcett realised he and his family would require heavier land, so decided to look towards the other side of the Darling Range. It was here he decided to build his house on a selected piece of land....
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Goodchilds 2018

Once again our club had the privilege of exclusive access to Goodchild Enterprises at Jandakot  for data gathering, vehicle checks and crazy prices on new equipment. We were also fortunate to able to use the company training room for an Oziexplorer training session prior to the arrival after midday of the rest of our crowd.

 

30 members attended the afternoon which started with a presentation of the latest professional range of Wynns products , with particular emphasis on diesel engines. Q&A:  lively with clear benefit to have such an informed...

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Mundaring Albany 4Wheel Drive Touring Track

In Western Australia we have the Bibbulmun Track for Bushwalkers. (Foot Power) Wikipedia:    The Bibbulmun Track is a long distance walk trail in Western Australia. It runs from Kalamunda, in the hills just east of Perth to Albany on the southern coast and is 1,003.1 kilometres long. The name comes from the Bibbulmun, or Noongar people, Indigenous Australians from the Perth area.   And the Munda Bidi Trail.  (Pedal Power) Wikipedia  :  The Munda Biddi Trail is an off-road cycling trail in Western Australia, running for...
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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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Tending the Tracks Initiative

An exciting way for the future. 4WD access though still protecting the areas we travel through. Eight Mitsi members participated throughout  the weekend from Guilderton to Jurien Bay. We learned a lot, gave valid input to the Forum,  and interestingly the coast care people attending also learned that most 4WDers are not careless or destructive....that most are like them ..wanting to keep the land in care for our future generations. Ray Cully's excellent article in  West Australian West Wheels Off Roading ...
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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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