IN THIS SECTION > Blog

SIGN UP

TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Subscribe now
14

The Dream Toy for Adults

Posted on September 14, 2017 | Author Adelaide 4WD | Category

Here’s something new for kids of all ages! Toyota has teamed up with Tonka to create a Dream Toy for Adults – and you can see it at the 4WD and Adventure Show! The stunning concept vehicle HiLux Tonka brings together the iconic Tonka and “unbreakable” HiLux brands. A full-size dream toy for adults, the… Read more

14

Say g’day to Roothy!

Posted on September 14, 2017 | Author Adelaide 4WD | Category

If you’ve ever picked up an Aussie 4WD magazine and flicked through the pages, or even been to the 4WD and Adventure Show in the past few years, you’re sure to recognise this guy! Raised in the South Aussie bush, John Rooth (Roothy) started his career as a travel guide in the Kimberley. His passion… Read more

06

Australia’s only dedicated 4WD insurer has turned 2!

Posted on September 6, 2017 | Author Adelaide 4WD | Category General

Show sponsor Club 4×4 Insurance has recently celebrated 2 years as Australia’s only dedicated 4WD insurer! Here’s a message from the team: It seems like only yesterday that were sitting around a campfire scratching our heads as to why there was so little in the insurance market that catered specifically for the needs of the… Read more

29

Revolutionary product taking Australian boating to a new level

Posted on August 29, 2017 | Author Adelaide 4WD | Category General

The Catch’n’Release Anchor Retrieval Device has been around for just a couple of years, and already has gained major national attention. Designed, manufactured and sold by Cairns couple Peter and Margaret Powell, the Catch’n’Release Device is simple, effective and extremely simple to use; but most importantly, will have long-lasting effects on Australian waterways. Margaret and… Read more

28

Game Changer: Terrain Tamer

Posted on August 28, 2017 | Author Adelaide 4WD | Category

  In 1936, outback mailman Tom Kruse dismantled an old Thornycroft vehicle, taking its rear axles and transmission, and fitting them to a Leyland Badger. This modification allowed him to complete the world’s most remote mail run, over 500km each way from Maree in South Australia to Birdsville in Central Queensland, travelling through outback Australia’s… Read more

28

Isuzu Team D-MAX is back with a new look and new tricks!

Posted on August 28, 2017 | Author Adelaide 4WD | Category

Australia’s most famous precision driving team is heading back to the 4WD and Adventure Shows with a striking new look and new bag of tricks for 2017 and beyond! Team D-MAX are Australia’s best precision driving team; and as well as entertaining – and scaring – audiences and participants; their goal is to demonstrate the… Read more

17

Get your Boat License at the Show

Posted on August 17, 2017 | Author Adelaide 4WD | Category

The Department of Transport Marine Operations will be delivering Boat License Testing at the Show again this year. If you’re looking to get your boat license, the Department of Transport advises you download the SA Recreational Boating Safety Handbook and do some study prior to sitting the test. The information sessions will provide helpful tips… Read more

17

Game Changers – Ironman 4×4

Posted on August 17, 2017 | Author Adelaide 4WD | Category General

  In 2017, the 4WD and Adventure Shows are celebrating “game changers” – the people and products that have changed the way Australians go 4WDriving and camping. There are so many great stories, and over the next few weeks we will share some of them. And of course you can get the full story at… Read more

08

Why not take a fishing adventure?!

Posted on August 8, 2017 | Author Adelaide 4WD | Category

Looking for the fishing adventure? WHY NOT Fishing Charters can show you some of the most amazing fishing spots South Australia has to offer with their 3, 4 or 5 day live aboard Fishing Adventures. Or if you’d rather a short outing, take the full-day offshore charter with their skilled fishermen, and enjoy a guided… Read more

28

The peak of boating is here with the release of Quintrex’s new Apex Hull

Posted on July 28, 2017 | Author Adelaide 4WD | Category

After years of research, Quintrex has released a new hull design, in a move that makes Quintrex boats even more attractive to buyers. From humble beginnings in 1945 Quintrex has remained the leader in aluminum boat research and development for over 70 years. Earlier this year, Quintrex announced the release of a newly designed hull… Read more

1 2 3 4