Free GoSee TravelSmart Club member Peter Pearson of Yamba,NSW has won a copy of Vic Widmans latest book Classic Outback Trackswhich reveals 19 of his favourite outback experiences.
Vic Widman has been exploring Australia since 1978 by 4WD and has seen more of it than most of us could imagine. He is one of Australia's leading 4wd trainers and 4WD tag-along tour operators through his company Great Divide Tours.
Vic is one of the most knowledgeable people on outback travel.
Now members of the free GoSee TravelSmart Club have a chance to have their own copy of his favourite 4WD tracks.Prizes are won each month by GoSee TravelSmart Club members in Australia and New Zealand.The GoSee TravelSmart Club is approaching 13,700 members fast.
Vic's latest book is a compilation of 19 of his favourite outback tracks. Each location is described in detail with a history of the area. This practical knowledge extends to what you will find when you visit, where to see all the best scenic locations and where to camp, plus an insight into the driving conditions you are likely to encounter.
Some of the areas included in this book include, Outback NSW, Corner Country, Simpson Desert, Hay River Track, Karijini NP, Anne Beadell and Gunbarrel Hwy, the Canning Stock Route and all the famous tracks, Birdsville, Oodnadatta and Strzelecki Tracks to name just a few. Retail value is $39.
Another free TravelSmart Club member winner for October is Glen Carey of Sarina, Queensland.
Glen wins the Hayman Reese Hitch Lock PIn to make certain his towing gear is fully protected. Hayman Reese has been Australias leading manufacturer of towing system products for more than 50 years. Tow a trailer to the local tip or a caravan to the tip of Australia Hayman Reese has the products to assist in making the trip safely and easily.
The Hayman Reese Silver hitch pin lock, Part Number 55040 locks the towbars removable tongue into the towbar preventing theft.
It is recommended to use this genuine Hayman Reese Hitch Silver Hitch pin lock when using a Hayman Reese Weight Distribution Hitch (WDH) to ensure that the warranty is maintained.
Dust and weather proof cover to protect the lock.
Locks the hitch pin tongue in place.
Hayman Reese designs, manufactures, tests and distributes vehicle towing systems, including towbars, hitch receivers, weight distributing hitches, accessories, protection bars, cargo barriers and side steps; it also imports and distributes portable toilets and associated accessories. The products are supplied to automotive companies as well as aftermarket customers.
Hayman Reese towbars have a lifetime warranty
The Mogo Zoo prize which is an adult entry pass goes to Tony Carlsen of Terrigal New South Wales.
A troupe of Western Lowland gorillas led by the impressive 210kg Silverback Kibabu arrived at Mogo Zoo in August.
Kibabu's two favorite ladies Mouila and Kriba and their offspring, Mahali and Kipenzi came to South Coast New South Wales from Taronga Zoo, Sydney.
Established in 1989 Mogo Zoo is a founding member of the Australasian Species Management Program and plays a leading role in various breeding programs.
For GoSee TravelSmart Club members in New Zealand the Orana Zoo family pass prize goes to Maree Rivers of Geraldine.
Over 400 animals, representing more than 70 species, are displayed at Orana Wildlife Park. Internationally, Orana Wildlife Park is known for its breeding programs for Rothschild's giraffe, southern white rhinoceros, cheetah, scimitar-horned oryx and sable antelope.
Orana Wildlife Park on McLeans Island Road, Harewood is 10 minutes from Christchurch Airport and 25 minutes from Christchurch CBD. Open daily 10am until 5pm. Last entrance is 4.30pm.
Closed Christmas Day.
Ground clearance really matters on the Canning Stock Route
Offroad Low range 1st Valley bottom coming up with track to the right
Martu art Canning Stock Route.
Paralana Springs track SA is 4WD only
25 deg 4x4 slope Check GoSee angle against trees Molonglo ACT
Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary bush camping
Croc country. Mary River bakes in NT sun.
Look at the ground view just south of Arkaroola SA
North side of a Canning Stock Route sand dune
GSA meets the mound near Litchfield NP NT.
White sand track Canning Stock Route