22 Jul 2018
Guides

Do you have camping cryophobia? 

Cryophobia  //  (noun) – An abnormal and persistent fear of cold, including cold weather and cold objects Well, mine is not a phobia, but rather a “yep – I feel the cold”. You probably know my sort, the slightest hint of less than 10°C and I’m…

Guides

Is technology making us worse 4WDers? 

Ignorance is not always bliss   Most reasonable people would agree that technological advancements have made day-to-day life easier on numerous fronts. Automation, in particular, has reduced human interaction with devices, products and systems to the point where the simple act of pushing a button…

Guides

Keeping it clean in the bush 

Shower Power Guide     When heading bush, it’s easy to go days without a shower but even after three days, I hate myself enough to pull out some baby wipes. Thankfully, there are some great options out there, ranging from downright cheap to having…

Guides

4WDing for dummies 

Teaching Old Dogs New Tech CLICK HERE TO READ THIS STORY IN OUR ONLINE MAGAZINE The number of 4WD vehicles being purchased or leased by tradies is growing every year and aftermarket companies are jumping on board and pimping the vehicles on the showroom floor….

Guides

WHICH CAMPER DID I BUY? 

And why? CLICK HERE TO READ THIS STORY IN OUR ONLINE MAGAZINE In my role as a reviewer of camper trailers and caravans I get to see a lot of great camping equipment. As a 4WD tourer I’ve travelled much of the country and seen…

Guides

GUIDE TO STEEL UTE TRAYS 

Platters are for fruit. Trays are for utes. But what if you want a tray with all the fruit? CLICK HERE TO READ THIS STORY IN OUR ONLINE MAGAZINE If gripping a welder brings on more shakes and shivers than a handful of ice down…

Guides

WHEN WATER RATS ATTACK 

CLICK HERE TO READ THIS STORY IN OUR ONLINE MAGAZINE “A water rat caused $3,500 damage to my brand new 4X4 and nearly ruined our trip…” You won’t hear about this often; in fact most people I tell this story to can’t believe it even…