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22 Aug 2014
by 4WDNews.com.au - 
Published in 4WD Events & Shows
See genuine ex-military vehicles on display for the first time at the National 4x4 & Outdoors Show in Melbourne Display vehicles will include Land Rover 4x4s, a Land Rover 6x6 and the go-anywhere, tough-as-nails Unimog off-road truck A custom ‘Pimped Perentie’ will also be unveiled, modified by the Land Rover…
23 May 2012
We Aussies are brilliant drivers with an unassailable knowledge of the road rules. Well, that's what we tell ourselves and anyone else who asks. But do you really know the road rules as well as you think? We've trawled through the drudgery of the NSW road legislation to bring you…
23 May 2012
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In 2008, 96,401 private vehicles in Australia were converted to run on LPG. In 2011, there were 27,976 conversions; In 2008, 13,378 new LPG vehicles were sold in Australia. Just 244 were sold in 2011; The Federal Government’s LPG installation incentive ends 2014; On 1 December 2011, excise on LPG…
20 May 2012
by 4WDNews.com.au - 
Published in Tips & Lessons
Guy left an acetylene bottle in his new FJ Cruiser.Next morning the garage and car smelt full of gas, so he opened the garage door and rode the car out.As he pushed the electric window button....boom. He only suffered hearing damage. And his IQ increased substantially, concerning gasses.
06 Sep 2011
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Suzi Quatro fans at this year’s Deniliquin Ute Muster and Play on the Plains Festival will be treated to a rare opportunity to get the Queen of Rock’s signature.Headlining the Friday night concert at this year’s Festival on September 30, Festival organisers have received confirmation that Suzi will be arriving…
06 Aug 2011
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One of Australia‟s best-selling female writers, Rachael Treasure, will return to the Deni Ute Muster to launch her latest book, The Girl and the Ghost-Grey Mare.The Deni Ute Muster will be the first time the public get to have a look at the author‟s newest book, which will be officially…
05 Aug 2011
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The Deniliquin Ute Muster‟s Ute Exhibition Centre is the place to find Australia‟s and arguably the world‟s rarest ute.When created, only 6 Zeta Utility vehicles were made by the Lightburn company – which was more noted for its production of washing machines, hydraulic jacks and wheel barrows.Only 3 of these…
21 Jun 2011
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Show attractions• An indoor 4wd track• Showbags• Rides in a comp truck for kids,• Dougie Hawkins will be running a handball comp for the kids,• $5000 prize for the winner of the show n shine • Voting in the show n shine will automatically get you an entry to win…
17 Jun 2011
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Published in Tips & Lessons
A driver has highlighted humanity's growing dependence on technology when she drove her rental car into a US marsh while following directions from her GPS. The Mexican woman's road journey came a cropper while driving to her hotel in Bellevue, in Washington state, where she was attending a conference. The…
24 May 2011
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Australians may be working harder than ever but there is always time to play, and what better way to spend a weekend than browsing over 250 exhibitors at the National 4x4 & Outdoors Show, Fishing and Boating Expo, returning to the Melbourne Showgrounds from September 2-4, 2011.The expansive 50,000 square-metre…
19 May 2011
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Published in Tips & Lessons
Random breath tests (RBT’s) have frightened people into thinking twice about drinking and driving because of the high likelihood of being caught.VACC has asked Victoria Police to apply the same principal and introduce more random vehicle tests. Recently, Deputy Commissioner, Kieran Walshe, launched the Winter Driving Campaign. During the month…
20 Apr 2011
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The 2011 Brisbane National 4x4 Show & Outdoors Expo in conjunction with the Brisbane Tinnie and Tackle Show held at the RNA Showgrounds Friday 8th - Sunday 10th April 2011 has concluded with excellent results yet again.34654* visitors attended the three day event, cementing the event as Queensland's premier 4x4…
20 Apr 2011
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The National 4x4 Show & Outdoors Expo and Tinnie & Tackle Team would like to congratulate the major prize winners from the 2011 show: Kerry John Bayntyn from Tinana, QLD, winner of the Conqueror Urban Escape Vehicle UEV -330 valued at $45,000 Jonathon Vezic from Pacific Pines, QLD, winner of…
30 Mar 2011
by 4WDNews.com.au - 
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Queensland's biggest outdoor lifestyle and adventure show – the Brisbane Tinnie and Tackle Show and National 4x4 and Outdoors Expo – is coming to the RNA Showgrounds in April 2011.To make this an even more incredible event, extreme fisherman and adrenalin junkie Matt Watson, host of The Ultimate Fishing Show,…
30 Mar 2011
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If you are ready to discover Australia in your 4wd or camper trailer, catch a bucket load of Barramundi or prized Marlin, check out the latest in, Outdoor goods, camper trailers on the market and all your 4wd needs then the National 4x4 Show and Outdoors Expo plus Brisbane Tinnie…
21 Jan 2011
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The Friday night concert of the 2011 Deniliquin Ute Muster and Play on the Plains Festival will have the leather-clad Queen of rock, Suzi Quatro as a headline act.The 70s rock legend, best known for her thumping anthems including Devil Gate Drive, Can The Can and 48 Crash, will be…
03 Sep 2010
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26 May 2010 Father’s day weekend is set to be a stunner with Melbourne’s National 4x4 & Outdoors Show, Fishing and Boating Expo expected to be a monumental event. Following its incredible 2009 success, the extravaganza will return to the much-loved Melbourne Showgrounds on September 3-5 and will expand to…
02 Sep 2010
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2010 Deniliquin Ute Muster Goes pink Every year the Deniliquin Ute Muster supports a charity to assist in raising awareness for their cause and to provide the opportunity for the charity to raise funds and reach their target market at a ground level. The Festival’s colour theme this year is…
27 Aug 2010
by 4WDNews.com.au - 
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Friday, August 27 - Sunday, August 29 Venue DetailsSydney DragwayEastern Creek, NSW Announcing the 4WD Adventure Show 27th, 28th and 29th August 2010.The Four Wheel Drive NSW & ACT inc is organising the first Sydney 4WD Adventure Show, a show that will become an important feature of this great city's…
10 Jun 2009
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The Penrith Caravan, Camping & Holiday Expo to be held from 11 to 13 September at Penrith Panthers offers all the latest gear for the new wave of ‘first time campers’ to begin a caravan, camping or RV holiday lifestyle.Barry Baillie, CEO of the Caravan and Camping Industry Association of…
01 Mar 2009
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An Australian first will be the highlight act at the 2009 NSW Caravan, Camping, 4WD and Holiday Supershow at Rosehill Racecourse in April this year, with famed Australian magician, Matt Hollywood, making a Golf Bushman caravan disappear. From 18 to 26 April 2009, Rosehill Racecourse will be a buzz of…

 

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