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2014 Trips and Events
Previous years: 2004 , 2005 , 2006 , 2007 , 2008 , 2009 , 2010 , 2011 , 2012 , 2013        Next year: 2015 Events

Month Date / Day Event Details    Smoke free event. Click here for details
Participants


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Jan Wed 1st - Sun 5th
Augusta to Windy Harbour - trip complete
Difficulty: ****     Endurance: ***    Event organiser: Soz  
Soz, Dog, Ricky (visitor)
Jan
Fri 17th - Sun 19th
Sandy Cape - weekender - trip complete
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: **    Event organiser:  Muzza 
Muzza, Skip, TC, Gary (visitor)

Jan
Sun 19th
Mundaring - day trip - CANCELLED!
(due to high temperatures and fire risk)

Difficulty: ****     Endurance: *    Event organiser:  Dog 
Dog, Turbo


Jan
Mon 27th
Australia Day Public Holiday
Jan
Fri 31 - Sun 2 Feb
Jurien Bay - Beekeepers Nature Reserve - trip complete
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: **    Trip leader: ROO 
Roo, Smiley, Pebbles, Pete (visitor)


Feb Sun 9th

Mundaring day trip - CANCELLED
Day trip to explore the tracks around Mundaring. More info soon.
Difficulty: ****     Endurance: *    Event organiser:    Dog  

Dog


Feb Sat 15th*

GoBush AGM & BBQ at Whiteman Park

Difficulty: *     Endurance: *    Event organiser: Skip    

Attending: Skip, Dog, Pebbles, Drifta, TC, Buzz, Stampy, McGyver, Mudslide, Dino, Soz, Pommy, Zook, Rainman, Red, Muzza, Dirt, Gary (visitor)

Apologies: AB, Grassy, Rick, Roo, Hammer, Shiva, Braveheart

Feb
Sat 15th
Wilbinga - arvo trip direct from AGM - trip complete
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: *    Event organiser:  Dirt  
Dirt, Dog, Soz
Feb Sun 23rd

Jarrahdale day trip
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: **    Event organiser: ROO   

Attending: Roo, AB, Pommy, Skip, Muzza, Dino, Drifta, Peter (visitor)

Mar Sun 2nd

Mylup beach day trip - trip completed
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: *    Event organiser: Dino 

Attending: Dino, AB, Andy D, Skip

Mar
Mon 3rd
Labour Day Public Holiday

Mar Sat 8th
TC's Mystery day trip - trip complete
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: *    Event organiser: TC  

Attending: TC, Stampy, Dusty

Mar Sat night 15th

Wilbinga Night Nav - trip complete
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: *    Event organiser: Dino 

Attending: Dino, Rick, Dog, Soz, Roo, Tyson (visitor), Conrad (visitor), Mark (visitor)

Mar
Sun 24th
Mundaring day trip.  Trip cvomplete
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: *    Event organiser: Dog  

Attending: Dog, McGyver, Ross (visitor)


Mar
Thur 20th - Mon 24th
Perth Caravan & Camping Show (Public event)
Claremont Show Grounds... more info... www.caravanandcampingshow.com.au

Mar
Wed eve 26th
Pinjar Night run - trip complete
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: *    Event organiser: TC
TC, Skip, Dino, Sloppy, Stampy, Dusty

Apr Thu 17th-Sun 27th

Goldfields and beyond for 10 days.  Trip complete
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: ***    Event organiser: Pommy 

Pommy


Apr
Fri 18th - Mon 21st
Easter Public holidays (Fri - Mon)
MOA - Murchison Off-road 4 day trip - trip cancelled

Apr
Sat 12th - Sun 27th
School Holidays

Apr
Fri 25th
Anzac day public holiday


May
Sat 3rd - Sun 4th
Beekeepers reserve reccie - trip complete
Difficulty: ***   Endurance: *   Event organiser: Muzza & Skip
Skip's pics and videos  

Muzza, Skip, Drifta, Gary (visitor, 3rd trip)

May Sat 10th Mundaring Mud - trip complete
Difficulty: ****     Endurance: *    Event organiser: McGyver 
McGyver, Mudboy, Dog , Rick
May
Sat 24th - Sun 25th
Harvey overnighter - trip complete
Red's pics  
Difficulty: *****     Endurance: **    Event organiser: Pommy 
Pommy, Hammer, Dog, Dog's friend (visitor) 
May Fri 30th - Sun 15th Jun
(Departing Thursday night 29th
CSR - Canning Stock Route - 2 week trip - Trip complete
Click here to view Skip's Pics   Dino's pics 
NEW: View trip progress from Spot GPS
Difficulty: *****     Endurance: ***    Trip leaders: TC & Skip  
TC (+Skip passenger), Muzza, Roo (+Drifta passenger), Dino, Buzz


Jun
Mon 2nd
Western Australia Day
Harvey mud day trip - Trip complete
Difficulty: *****     Endurance: *    Trip leaders: McGyver 
McGyver, MudBoy, Red


Jun
Sat 21st - Sun 22nd
Mundaring Mud day trip - trip complete
Difficulty: *****     Endurance: *    Trip leader: McGyver
McGyver, MudBoy

Jun
Sat 28, Sun 29
Wellington Dam weekend trip - Cancelled

Dino

Jul
Sat 5th - Sun 20th
School Holidays

Jul
Sun 20th July
White Hills day trip - trip complete
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: *    Trip leader:  Dino 
Dino, Roo
Jul Sun 27th
Test drive Austracks training track - day trip - trip complete
Difficulty: ****     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Skip  
Skip, Muzza, Coighty, Red, Drifta, Pommy 
Aug Sun 3rd
Mystery drive / reccie - day trip - trip complete
Red's Pics
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader:  TC 
TC, Skip, Pommy, Dino, Buzz, Red, Muzza, James (visitor)
Aug
Thurs 7th Aug
Seabird and Gnangara trip reccie - trip complete
Difficulty: ****     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Skip  
Skip, Muzza, Gary 
Aug
Sat 9th
Guilderton to Seabird for Cafe lunch - day trip - complete
Skip's pics coming soon 
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Skip  
Skip,  Buzz, AB, Pommy, Mudslide, Mic (visitor), James (visitor 2nd trip), Gary


Aug
Sun 10th
Reccie Part II - Harvey / lower Dwellingup day trip - complete
Skip's pics & video coming soon
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader: TC 
TC, Skip, Pommy , AB
Aug
Sat 16th, Sun 17th
GoBush's 10th Birthday - weekend bash - Trip complete
Skip's pics & Dino's videos 
Difficulty: ****     Endurance: *    Trip leader:  TC 
TC (& 3 kids), Muzza (& Ally & friend), Skip (donga1, + Sarah & Mitch), Zook (& Paul, donga2), Buzz, Dino (donga3), AB (&Ashley, donga4), Roo (&Darbie), Stampy (&Jade), Dusty (& 2 kids), Soz (+Kelly & 2 kids), James (visitor 3rd trip, +Shaun), Mudslide (& Michelle +2 kids), Pommy (& 3 kids), Aaron, Hammer, Pebbles (& 2 kids, donga5), Red (& 2 kids, donga6), Dog (&bug, donga7) , Mad Max (visitor), Robbo (tentative), Gary (+Isabelle & 2 kids), Konnie's friend (donga8), Szymon (visitor)
Aug
Sat 23rd
Gnangara Powerline run - day trip - trip complete
Skip's pics & video  
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: *    Trip leader: Skip  
Skip,  Pommy, Jimbo, Dino, Dog, Dirt, Mudslide, Mic (visitor), Gordon (visitor),


Aug
Sat Evening 23rd
4WD Video night - social function - event complete
Difficulty: *     Endurance: *    Trip leader: Skip  
Skip, TC, Pommy, Jimbo, Dino
Aug
Sat 30th
ARB Open Day - Osborne Park store - Public event - complete

Aug
Sat 30th, Sun 31st
Harvey weekend trip - trip complete
Difficulty: *****     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Pommy  
Pommy, Hammer , Rev
Sep
Fri 12th - Sun 14th
Ninghan Station wildflower 2 or 3 day trip - trip complete
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: ***    Trip leader: Muzza 
Muzza, Gary, Buzz  


Sep
Mon 29th
Queens Birthday public holiday
Pemberton 3 day trip (Sat 27 - Mon 29th) - trip complete
Dino's videos: video 1   video 2   video 3
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader:  Dino
Dino, AB, Roo (paid), Robbo, Buzz (paid), Duck, Dudley (visitor), Red, Jimbo
Oct
Sat 11th - Sun 12th
Sawyers Valley cook-up - cancelled due to lack of interest
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader:  Pommy 

Oct
Sat 27th Sep - Sun 12th Oct
School Holidays

OctSat 18th - Sun 19th
Dwellingup overnighter - trip complete
Difficulty: *     Endurance: *    Trip leader: Dino 
Dino,


OctWed night 29th
Night run north of Perth - trip complete
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: *    Trip leader: TC 
TC, Buzz, Peter (visitor), Shazam, Stampy, Dusty


Nov Fri 7th - Sun 9th
Perth 4WD Show (Public Event)  - event complete
McCallum Park (near the Causeway) Victoria Park.
More info... www.4wdshow.com.au/?page=perthshow

Nov
Sat 29th, Sun 30th

GoBush Christmas party at Coighty's block! - event complete
Skip's pics 
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Dino 
Coighty, Dino (donga4), Skip (donga3), Dog (donga6), Muzza, Drifta, Red, Jimbo (Donga5), AB (Donga7), Stampy, Kiwi, Shazam (visitor), Dusty,   
DecSun 14th Dec
Seabird to Lano - day trip - trip complete
Difficulty: ***   Endurance: *   Trip leader: Dirt  
Dirt, AB

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Dec Fri 27 - Thu 2nd Jan
Christmas Trip - Cape Arid & Isralite bay, Esperance - complete
To track the guys on the trip... Click this link.
Difficulty: ****   Endurance: ***   Trip leader: Muzza 
Muzza, Dino, Jimbo, Red, TC, Stampy, Hayden (visitor, Jimbo's son)



Click here for next year's events: 2015 Events

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Legend for trip ratings...                                               Smoke free event. Click here for details

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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Membership / policies and other info is available on our Information Page.
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Updated 12 Jan 2015 by Skip