Sunday 19th February 2017
Trip Leader: Bruce Brinkley
Co Trip : Richard King
18 vehicles numbers dropped down to 16… and thank you for those two notifications… we weren't left sitting there wondering.
A large meeting spot to accommodate us all had been found pre-trip adjacent the Caltex at Nowergorup, (North Wanneroo). We spread out along a quiet service road exiting onto Karoborup Rd to head North.
Paul Ryan arrived last… so was ‘volunteered’ to be Tail End Charlie.
Bruce gave an entertaining brief on what to expect..and...
Our Annual General Meeting will be held on Wednesday March 1st, at the Manning Seniors Centre, commencing at 7.30pm.
Elections will be held for the following Committee positions:
President, Secretary, Training Co-ordinator, Environmental Officer, Property Officer, and I.T. Administrator
A Nomination Form for any of these positions on the Committee of Management is available from the Members Page on the Club Website. Completed Nomination Forms must be received by the Secretary before 5.00pm on Wednesday February 22nd.
PROPOSAL: At the January Committee Meeting, a proposal was prepared in order to ensure our Rules of Association comply with...
Trip 143 – Conto Campground
Thursday 26th – Sunday 29TH January 2017
Trip Leader - Sue Morrison
Co – Trip Leader – Judith Brinkley
12 Vehicles, 23 members
As it was a weekend away people made their own way to Conto with some going a couple of days earlier to make the most of the time in the Margaret River region. The Conto Campgroup is situated within the Leeuwin Naturaliste National Park with various camping site options for tents up to large caravans can be accommodated. The camp ground is divided into ‘cul-de-sacs’ with each having its own...
The club's Facebook presence has been reorganised to make it more appropriate for club members to access club information.
There are two Facebook areas. One is called a 'Secret Group' and is named 'We're Outward Bound'. The other is a Facebook 'Page' in the club's name 'Mitsubishi 4WD OWners Club of Western Australia'.
WHAT IS A SECRET GROUP?
Facebook allows people to join a group on Facebook which restricts all content to only those people in the group.
Members can post comments, images and videos to the group.
The group can also be used...
Issue no: 34
Friday, 2 December 2016
Welcome to Touring WA, where we share some of the latest news from the Department of Parks and Wildlife for visitors to Western Australia’s national parks.
In this issue, tips to plan your trip to a national park, a discount for you to one of WA's newest adventure attractions and heaps more!
(CLICK HERE TO VIEW NEWSLETTER)
Another successful event held at Willowbrook Farm. Willowbrook managers, Bill and Lil did an awesome job of making sure the club was well looked after. The location was ideal for hosting a large group such as ours. Most of the attendees camped for 2 nights beginning on Friday. The Christmas BBQ dinner was held Saturday evening under the large verandah at the rear of Willowbrook farm homestead overlooking the vast lawn area.
46 adults and 9 kids attended. The afternoon began with a few games to keep the children occupied. Happy hour was...
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...