2011 Trips and Events
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Month Date / Day Event Details Participants


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Jan Sat 8th - Sun 9th
Cervantes, weekend trip - Trip complete
Difficulty: **     Endurance: *     Trip Leader: TC
Skip's Pics   TC's pics
Confirmed: TC, Skip, Styx, Adrian (visitor), Andrew (visitor), Stuart (visitor)
Jan Wed 26th

Australia Day Trip to the Moore River Area  - Trip complete
Trip Leader: Macca

Macca
Feb Sat 12th
2011 AGM & BBQ at Whiteman Park  - Event complete
As per last year, the club will provide a sausage sizzle and soft drinks for this event. Bring the footy, frisby and cricket set! We need as many members as possible for this event to make the voting count, so members please RSVP ASAP :-)   Starts at 11am, and meeting to commence at 12 noon, with sausage sizzle straight after. We will be in the Mussel Pool area, Shelter U off car park 14. Click here for map (make sure you zoom to 100% so you can see the shelter, pretty much in the middle of the map)  - REMINDER - Members, please wear your GoBush shirts (and we will be bringing the rest of the shirts for those who have not collected yet
   *** See the Wilbinga Trip that starts immediately after the AGM ***
Event Organiser:  
TC
Smokey's Pics
Attending: TC, Skip, Dino, Boatman, Roo, Dirt, Styx, McGyver, Pommy, Jaffa, Hammer, Roo, Muzza, Ironside, Rev, Smokey (visitor), Grady (visitor), Phil (visitor)

Absent voters: Chef, Bludger, Robbo, Sparky, Mudslide, Braveheart, Pyro, Rainman, AB, Bludger

Waiting for RSVP from: Andy, Coighty, Neil, Choppa, Stevo
Feb Sat 12th - Sun 13th
Wilbinga overnighter - Event Complete
Departing Saturday immediatly after the AGM in Whiteman park. This trip is just basic overnighter in the Wilbinga area. Bring your bathers, fishing rods, and your sand pegs, as it's likely we will be camping on soft sand in or near the dunes. It can sometimes get a little windy up there, so come prepared!
Difficulty: *     Endurance: *   
Trip Leader:   Pommy
Smokey's Pics
Pommy, Hammer, Roo, Smokey (visitor), Grady (visitor)
Feb Fri 18th - Sun 20th
Three Springs & Ellendale Pool, weekend trip  - Trip complete
TC's pics , Skip's pics
Difficulty: *     Endurance: **  
 
Trip Leader:  TC 
TC, Skip, Beeps, Roo, Pommy
Feb Sat 26th - Sun 27th
Wilbinga or Dwellingup - Family day - trip complete
Saturday night camping is optional.    We will have games 4 the kids and 4 the big kids.  The trip will depend on the weatherMore info soon.
Difficulty: *     Endurance: *   
Trip Leader:  Pommy
Pommy
Mar Sat 5th - Mon 7th
Jurien Bay, weekend trip - Labour day long weekend - trip complete
Dino's pics
Difficulty: **     Endurance: *     Trip Leader:  TC & Roo
TC, Roo, Beeps, Phil B (visitor), Johno (m/ship pending)
Mar Sat 12th evening
Wilbinga Night Run  - trip complete
Difficulty: **     Endurance: *     Trip Leader:  Dino
Dino, Roo, Mudslide, Brendon (visitor)
Mar Thu 17th - Mon 21 Next Event - Perth Caravan & Camping Show
Claremont Show Grounds... more info...  www.caravanandcampingshow.com.au

Mar Sat 26th Wilbinga Overnighter - trip complete
Difficulty: **     Endurance: *    Trip Leader:  Styx
Skip, Styx, Visitors x 2
Apr
Sun 3rd
Muddies Family Maze Day - Cancelled
Difficulty: *     Endurance: *     Trip Leader:  Mudslide  
Mudslide, Skip, Muzza, Alan & Karen (visitors)
Apr Sat 9th & Sun 10th Dwellingup overnighter - trip complete
Difficulty: **     Endurance: *     Trip Leader:  Dino
Dino, Roo, Pommy, Jaffa, Johno, Smokey (visitor), Michael (visitor), Adrian (visitor), Stuart (visitor)
Apr Wed 20 Apr -
Wed 4th May
School Holidays - Who wants to run a 2 week trip? Any takers?
(Yes, the Coral bay / Exmouth trip was canceled)

Apr Thu 21 Apr -
Sun 24th
Easter - Harvey - trip complete
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: **     Trip Leader:  McGyver    
McGyver, Sparky
Apr Fri 22 Apr -
Tue  26th
Easter - Ajana / Murchason - trip complete
Roo's Pics
  Jaffa's pics
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: **    
Trip Leader:  Roo    
Roo, Jaffa, Johno
Apr Fri 29th - Mon 2nd
Aurora Ranges / Mt Helena - trip complete
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: ***     Trip Leader: Skip
Skip
May Sun 8th
Wilbinga day trip - trip complete
Roo's pics.
Difficulty: *     Endurance: *     Trip Leader:  Roo
Roo, Jaffa, Johnno, Brian (visitor)
Jun Sat Jun 25th

Julimar day run / camp optional - trip complete
Stevo's pics

Difficulty: ** Endurance: *     Trip Leader: Jaffa

Jaffa, Roo, Stevo, Gilbert (visitor)
Jul
Sat 2nd
Next Event - ARB Open Day
Sausage sizzle, Product demos, Industry Experts, Specials.
8am-4pm, ARB Osbourne park, 66 Collingwood St. Click here for More Info.


Jul Fri 8th - Mon 25th Ayers Rock Trip - school holidays - trip complete
Skip's pics   |   TC's Pics   |   Dino's pics
Difficulty: ****     Endurance: ***     Trip Leader: Skip 
TC, Roo, Dino, Skip, Beeps


Aug
Sat Night 6th
Wilbinga Night Nav - trip complete
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: *     Trip Leader:  Dino 
Dino, Skip, Stevo
Sep
Sat 3rd
4 hills / Pinjar Reccie - trip complete
Skip's pics.
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: *     Trip Leader:  TC
TC, Skip, Muzza, Stevo, Dirt
Sep
Sun 4th
(Father's day)

Wandoo Woodlands Exploration / Reccie - Postponed
Trip postponed due to fathers day
Difficulty: ****     Endurance: ***     Trip Leader:  TC
TC, Skip
Sep Sat 10th & Sun 11th

Dwellingup - trip complete
Difficulty: **     Endurance: *    Trip leader:  Roo

Roo, Beeps, Jaffa, Macca (visitor), Marc (visitor)
Sep
Fri eve 16 - Mon 19th
Holland Track - trip completed
Skip's pics
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: **     Trip Leader:  TC
TC, Skip, Dino, Rainman, Glenn (visitor), Brett (visitor)
Oct Sat 1 - Mon 17th School Holidays
Oct Sat 1 - Sun 2nd
Ninghan Station Wildflower trip - Cancelled
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **     Trip Leader: Skip 
Skip (Tentative)
OctSun 9th Northern Sand Tracks day trip - trip complete
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: *     Trip Leader: Dirt 
Dirt, Dino, Robbo, Bludger + visitor, Moeen (visitor)
OctFri night 21st
Pinjar Mystery trip - night run - trip complete
This is a joint trip with wc4x4 club.
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: *     Trip Leader:   McGyver
McGyver, Pommy, Dirt
OctSat 22nd - Sun 23rd
Armadale Day trip / optional camping - trip complete
This is a joint trip with wc4x4 club.
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: *     Trip Leader:  Pommy
Pommy
Oct Fri 28th - Sun 30th Balingup 3 day trip - Queens Birthday long weekend - trip complete
Skip's pics
Difficulty: ****     Endurance: *     Trip Leader:  Dirt
Dirt, Pommy, Hammer, Dino, Skip, Sparky, Macca, TC
NovSat 12 - Sun 13th
Bluff Knoll & the Stirling ranges, weekend trip - trip complete
Skip's pics
Difficulty: *     Endurance: *    
Trip Leader: Skip 
Skip, Debbie (roo), Pommy, Smokey (visitor), Rusty (visitor)
Nov Fri 18th - Sun 20th
Public EventPerth 4WD Show
McCallum Park (near the Causeway) Victoria Park.
More info..www.4wdshow.com.au/?page=perthshow
 
NovSat 19 - Sun 20th
Cervantes - trip cancelled due to insufficient numbers
Difficulty: **     Endurance: *     Trip Leader:  Dirt 
Dirt, Roo
Nov Fri 25 Evening
Go Camping Open night & Sausage Sizzle - event complete
Difficulty: *     Endurance: *     Trip Leader: Pyro  
Pyro, Pommy, Roo, Muzza, Jaffa
Nov Sat 26 - Sun 27th
Club Christmas Party- Dwellingup - trip complete
Skip's pics

Difficulty: *     Endurance: *     Trip Leader: Dino
Dino, Skip, Mudslide, Roo, Robbo, Johnno, Beeps, Muzza, Stevo
Dec Tue 27 Dec - Sun 1 Jan
Israelite bay / Cape Arid / Esperance - trip complete
Difficulty: **     Endurance: ***     Trip Leader:  Roo
Roo, Johnno


Important information for visitors considering attending any trip: You are required to read or disclaimer on the information on our Indemnity Form, and sign it. Please read our Safety Policy for details on safety procedure on our trips, which includes a more detailed description of some of the following points:  We highly recommend that you have rated recovery points fitted to your vehicle, and in fact this is a requirement if you attend any trips with a dificulty rating of 3 stars (***) or more. We also recomend that you attend a training course run by Eric of www.austracks4wd.com.au . When on a trip, the trip leader is in charge of the trip, and has the final word on all matters, including recoveries etc. Click here for more info.

Legend for trip ratings...

Endurance * Normal distances from services
  ** Moderate distances from MOST services
  *** No services. Must be fully self sufficient with extra water, fuel, tools, tyres, spare parts
Difficulty * Normal / Bitumen. Bring your 2WD if you like!
  **  Gravel or Hard Sand Driving. Any 4WD will do. 
  ***  4x4 track, beach and soft sand, suitable for most 4WD's including "soft roaders". Recovery points recomended.
  **** Hill climbs, ruts, water crossings. Recommend 4WD with decent ground clearance. Recovery points recommended.
  ***** Only experienced operators & high ground clearance vehicles. Possible vehicle damage! Recovery points required (see Safety Policy)

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Members and Ex-Members need to be aware of our Membership Policy.
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Updated 31 Dec 2011 by Skip