2019 Trips and Events
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Month Date / Day Event Details         
Participants


Where shall we go?  Click here for some possible destinations.
 
Jan

We need more trips - My 4WD is too Shiny!!
Get your gear off Road / family out of the house / kids off their iPads. Maybe day trip up in the hills, beach or overnighter somewhere? Here are some ideas for Day trips:
- Moore river state forest, - Mundaring, - Willbinga, Wellington dam, - North, South, East…
Yes I’m always keen for a drive. Anyone interested in leading a trip, please email me and I can assist with sorting out the details for you. Here are some of the requirements and guidelines for Leading Trips in GoBush 4WD club.    http://www.gobush4wd.com.au/tripleaders.htm
 

Jan
Mon 28th
Australia Day Holiday

Feb Sun 3rd
GoBush AGM - event complete
Difficulty: *     Endurance: *    Trip leader: Skip    
Attending: Skip, Pebbles, Pommy, Rev, Jimbo, Dino, Matty, Craig, Pebbles, Buzz, Coighty, Drifta, Muzza, Lewis, TC, Stampy, Rick, Hammer, Rainman, Richard,

Appologies: Roo, Sparky, Pipe, AB, Gary, Zook, Duck, Mudslide,

Feb Fri 8th - Sun 10th
Wellington Dam (Matty's birthday trip) - trip complete
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Matty     
Attending: Matty, Dino, Roo, Skip, Buzz, Drifta, TC, Pommy, Paul, Rev, Hammer, Dug, Pipe, Jordan (visitor), Tesh (visitor)
Feb Mon 11th Evening
Booma Waanginy - trip complete
A walk through part of kings park with a spectacular light show. Meeting at the corner of Kings park Rd and Fraser ave West Perth, at 8PM.
Difficulty: *     Endurance: *    Trip leader: Pommy   
Attending: Pommy, Pebbles, Skip,  Muzza,

Feb Sat 16th
Dwellingup day trip
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Pommy   
Attending: Pommy, 

Mar Fri 1st - Mon 4th
Sue's Bridge long weekend trip
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Fluffy   
Attending: Fluffy, Dino, Matty, Richo, Buzz, Pipe,
Mar
Mon 4th
Labour Day public holiday

Mar
Wed 13th Mar
Wednesday night drag racing - Event complete
For Event info click here.
Difficulty: *     Endurance: *    Trip leader: Rev  
Attending: Rev, Pommy, Drifta


Mar
Fri 15th - Sun 17th
Movies under the stars  - cancelled
Difficulty: *     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Coighty   
Attending: Coighty, TC, Pebbles, Skip,

Mar
Wed 20th - Sun 24th Mar
Perth Caravan & Camping Show - event complete
More info... www.caravanandcampingshow.com.au

Mar
Sun 31st
Ladies day - picnic in the woods  - cancelled
Difficulty: *     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Coighty   
Attending: Coighty, Pebbles, Skip, Dino,

Apr
Sat 6th Apr
Northam Motor Festival - Event Complete
Difficulty: *     Endurance: *    Trip leader: Pommy   
Attending: Pommy, Skip,

Apr
Sun 7th Apr
Max Pinjarra - Even complete
Difficulty: *     Endurance: *    Trip leader:  Pommy   
Attending: Pommy, Skip,

Apr
Sat 13th - Sun 28th
School Holidays

Apr
Fri 12th - Fri 19th
Parry's Beach (1 week trip) - cancelled
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Coighty   
Attending: Coighty,

Apr
Sat 13th
York Motorcycle festival - Event complete
http://www.yorkmotorcyclefestival.com.au/
Difficulty: *     Endurance: *    Trip leader:  Pommy  
Attending: Pommy,

Apr
Fri 19th, Mon 22nd
Easter Holidays
Yeagarup Hut Easter trip 
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Dino

Attending: Dino, Pipe, Matty, Fluffy, Kerry, Rev, Craig,

Apr
Thurs 25th
Anzac Day Holiday

May
Fri 3rd - Sun 5th
Gymkhana Planning
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Coighty   
Attending: Coighty, Roo, Dino, Drifta, Skip
May
Sat 18th
Dwellingup high rope course day trip
Difficulty: *     Endurance: *    Trip leader:
Pommy    
Attending: Pommy, McGyver, Hammer

May
Wed 22nd evening
Diesel Drags - event complete
Difficulty: ****     Endurance: ***    Trip leader: Roo  
Attending: Roo, Dino, 
May
Sat 25th, Sun 26th Boyagin Rock / Coighty's block -= trip complete
 https://parks.dpaw.wa.gov.au/site/boyagin-rock
Difficulty: ****     Endurance: ***    Trip leader:
Coighty 
Attending: Coighty, Pommy, Smokey, Hammer, Skip, Pebbles, Drifta,  

Jun Mon 3rd
Western Australia Day public holiday

Jun
Wed 5th - Tue 11th
Mount Augustus and Walga Rock (1 week trip) - cancelled
Difficulty: ****     Endurance: ***    Trip leader: Coighty   
Attending: Coighty,

Jun
Sat 15th Jun
Bush Gymkhana (1 or 2 day trip) - trip complete
Difficulty: **     Endurance: *    Trip leader:
Dino   
Attending: Dino, Duck, Pipe, Roo, Matty, Rev, McGyver, Jimbo, Drifta, Pipe, Hammer, Trent, Dug, Fluffy, Marz, Beau, Paul
Jun
Tue 18th -  Sat 29th
Rudall River (12 day trip) - trip complete
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Difficulty: ****     Endurance: ***    Trip leader: Rainman    
Attending: Rainman, Buzz, Skip,

Jul
Sat 6th - Sun 21st
School Holidays

Jul
Sat 13th -  Sun 14th
Balingup Trip (Weekend trip) - trip complete
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Hammer
Attending: Hammer, Macca, Duck, Fluffy

Jul
Sun 14th
Wilbinga Trip (Day trip) - trip complete
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: **    Trip leader:  Jimbo
Attending: Jimbo,  Trent, Rick, Muzza, 

Jul
Sat 20th day
Mundaring (Day trip) - trip complete
Difficulty: *****     Endurance: **    Trip leader: McGyver
Attending: McGyver, Skip, Hammer, Turbo

Jul
Sat 20th evening
Night Nav - 4 hills - S Bend (Sat Night trip) - trip complete
Difficulty: ****     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Dino 
Attending: Dino, Skip, Hammer, Joe, McGyver, Rev, 
Jul
Sat 27th evening
Night Nav again - Wilbinga! (Sat Night trip)
Difficulty: ****     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Dino
Attending: Dino, TC, Matty, Joe, Mcgyver, Turbo, Skip,
Aug
Fri 2nd, Mon 5th
Holland Track with a twist! (3.5 day trip) - trip complete
Difficulty: ****     Endurance: ***    Trip leader: TC
Attending: TC, Skip, Dino, Drifta, Joe, Rushy, Craig, Steven (visitor),


Aug
Fri 2nd evening
Roll racing at Barbagallo raceway (Evening trip) - event complete
Difficulty: *     Endurance: *    Trip leader: Rev  
Attending: Rev, Pommy,
Aug
Sat 10th
5 Hills - locker testing (short arvo trip) - trip complete
Difficulty: ****     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Skip
Attending: Skip, Lewis, Kris,

Aug
Sat 17th, Sun 18th
Dwellingup Campfire Escape (Weekend trip) - trip complete
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader: TC
Attending: TC, Skip, Drifta, Roo, Muzza,

Aug
Sat 24th
Lancelin day trip - trip complete
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Pommy
Attending: Pommy, McGyver, Turbo


Aug
Sat 24th, Sun 25th
Coighty's block overnighter - trip complete
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Dino
Attending: Dino,
Sep
Fri 13th - Sun 15th
Lake Ninan (weekend trip) - trip complete
Difficulty: **     Endurance: ***    Trip leader: Pommy 
Attending: Pommy, 

Sep
Fri 20th - Sun 22nd
Perth International Boat Show (Public Event)
Club Marine International Boat Show, Elizabeth Quay & Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre.
More info... www.mandurahboatshow.com.au

Sep
Sat 21st, Mon 30th
NextKennedy Ranges (1 week trip)
You will need to take 1 week off. Trip up north to explore Kennedy ranges, including some great sight seeing, historical sights and visiting some popular water holes too. If time permits, we will visit Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum, and Quobba station. Norte that we return home on the Monday, whihc is a public holiday.
Difficulty: ****     Endurance: ***    Trip leader: TC
Attending: TC, Skip, Drifta, Buzz, Pommy, Pebbles, Drifta (try to meet us mid way),

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Sep
Fri 27th - Mon 30th
Ninghan Station (long weekend trip) Monday is public holiday
I am looking for expression of interest to goto Ningham station for the wildflower season.
Difficulty: **     Endurance: ***    Trip leader: Muzza
Attending: Muzza,

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Sep
Sun 29thh
Myalup to Prentson beach (day trip)
I am going to do a beach run from Mylup beach to Preston beach. Meeting at the Bp road house on the freeway just south of Mundijong rd 8:30AM, anyone wanting to meet us at Myalup we will meet you there about 9:30AM. Planing to have dinner at lake Clifton tavern.
Difficulty: **     Endurance: ***    Trip leader: Dino 
Attending: Dino, Fluffy, Roo,

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Sep
Mon 30th
Queens Birthday public holiday
Sep
Sat 28th - Sun 13th Oct
School Holidays

Oct
Fri 25th - Sun 27th
Harvey Dickson Rodeo (weekend trip)
Trip details to be decided later - any interest?
Difficulty: ****     Endurance: ***    Trip leader: TC
Attending: TC, Skip, Zook, Coighty (tentative)

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Nov Fri 8th - Sun 10th
Perth 4WD Show (Public Event)
Australia's biggest 4WD show. More info... http://perth.4wdshow.com.au

Nov Sat 9th - Sun 10th
Christmas party  - Wellington Dam (weekend trip)
Our early Christmas party. So bring your water toys kayaks, canoes ,hopefully  duck sets ups the slip and slide again. More details soon.
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Dino
Attending: Dino, Pipe, Roo, Duck, Skip, Red, 

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Smoke free event. Click here for details
Nov
TBA
Porongurups (weekend trip)
Weekend trip to the Porongurups ranges to do some hikes, including Granite Skywalk. Expressions of interest?
Difficulty: **     Endurance: ***    Trip leader: TC

Attending: TC, Skip, Red (tentative),

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Dec 26th Dec - 2nd Jan
Christmas trip  - Ayr Sailean (near Denmark)
Our usual trip down south over the Xmas - new year period. More info soon.
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Dino
Attending: Dino, Matty, Roo, Fluffy, Jimbo (tentative), Skip (tentative), Red (tentative,

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Click here for Next year's events: 2020 events

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.austrax4x4.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.

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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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Updated 16 Sep 2019 by Skip