How to Plan a Trip
What to Take
Australia's Top Places to See
Making Your Itinerary
Permits for Western Australia
Access, Restrictions & Permits
Permits for New South Wales
Tag Along Tours
Permits for South Australia
Permits for Northern Territory
Working Holiday Around Australia - with Kids
Permits for Victoria
Permits for Queensland
Permits for Tasmania
Great Australian Walks
Permits for Australian Capital Territory
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An overview to explain the various restrictions and permit requirements in place in Australia. Contains links (related pages) to separate pages per state for all permit details with links to
This is the Ultimate ExplorOz Bucket List, as nominated by the ExplorOz audience (consisting of 70,000+ adventurous Australian Travellers).
Any user that uploads User Treks can embed their treks to their own websites. Find out more on this page.
This article features a selection of Australia’s most iconic multi-day walks. Self-guided walking and camping with a backpack is a satisfying and inexpensive way to experience some of Australia’s
You may want to plan your holiday to avoid school holidays or to coincide with the school break. Many places are very popular during school holidays,
Getting ready for the road, be it a three week trip or a three year trip might seem something of a daunting task, whether you are a 4WDriver,
Before you embark upon the logistics of planning for your trip (vehicle setup, camping gear) it is essential that you have made some sort of an itinerary.
The following information is provided to assist you in gaining the right permits to lawfully travel through or access specified regional and outback areas.
This article highlights areas of interest to 4WDrivers and campers within the NT where a permit or pass (with or without fee) is required for access and/or camping.
This article highlights areas of interest to 4WDrivers and campers within QLD where a permit or pass (with or without fee) is required for access and/or camping.
The following information is provided to assist you in gaining the right permits to lawfully travel through or access specified regional and outback areas in SA.
This article highlights areas of interest to 4WDrivers and campers within the state of WA where a permit or pass (with or without fee) is required for access and/or camping.
If you have ever wondered what happens on a Tag Along Tour, then this article has all the answers. There are tons of options, and surprisingly,
ExplorOz Trek Notes contain detailed trip planning information including online topo mapping, driving notes, & GPS route files for download.
This article lists the different sorts of 4WD Tours on offer by commercial operators in Australia and defines the differences between each.
User Treks is a collection of user submitted GPS data files and descriptions. These are available for view and download.
In this article, we discuss how to work out what you need to take on your trip. Includes a checklist of items for bush camping in remote areas and also a check list of personal items to suit any trip.
When Ian Hookway started planning what would became a 3 year working holiday around Australia with his family, he discovered there aren't any "how to" guides. Thanks to his experiences,
This is the revised Simpson Desert Map designed for Trip Planning use. On one side is the map containing GPS points,...
This is the digital map version of the Simpson Desert Map designed for Trip Planning use. with detailed notes about the trek,...
The Australia Touring Atlas is the ultimate resource for exploring Australia, featuring comprehensive Hema mapping that’s filled with relevant ...
A large map of Australia that includes CBD and through road maps for each state or territory’s capital city,...
OziExplorer is GPS Mapping Software and is particularly suited for interactive trip planning for 4 wheel driving....
A waterproof regional map of Cape York that features detailed mapping of the Tip and insightful tourist information for trip planning....
4WD Survival Guide (3rd edition) is a completely revised and updated edition of the definitive guide to four-wheel driving....
Pat Callinan's 4x4 Advanced Guide is the second book in his 4x4 Guide series. Inside is everything you need to move to the next level of 4x4 ...
A 13 month calendar (includes January 2018) in large A3 format, with wire-bound spiral hanger. Our calendar features stunningly beautiful and ...
The Australia Easy Read Road & 4WD Atlas is the ultimate resource for exploring Australia, featuring comprehensive Hema mapping that’s filled with ...