Edition 216: 30th September 2010
Hi ExplorOz Reader,
Our offices are often inundated with calls regarding services specific to the Australian Self-Drive
Travel Industry. We do our best to help, referring as many calls as we can to businesses listed in
our directory. However, we currently need businesses to help with three of our most frequently received
enquiries. If you are a 4WD/Caravan/Motorhome Insurance Provider, a Vehicle Transportation
company, or you provide Gold Prospecting Tours, please contact us regardingBusiness Membership,
we want to be able to refer future enquiries to you!
Are You Planning Your Next Trip?
The ExplorOz Online
Shop provides travellers with all of the tools needed for
trip planning and preparation. Along with our huge range of
Travel Guides and
Atlases, we also stock
Permits and more. PLUS get Overnight Air Courier (AAE)
shipping for only $9.95.
Want to Convert your Laptop into a GPS?
New to the Shop are 3 different GPS andDigital Map Starter Packs, all of which will get you up and running. All you need to do
is pick the one that suits your needs and budget. These packs will not only save
you up to $60 off RRP, they provide coverage for areas that you would never find
using a standard In-Car Sat Nav or Dash-Mount GPS.
Great Rewards from the EO Shop!
There are a huge number of rewards available from the EO Shop such as:
FreeMembership with orders over $150 for any visitor purchase.
• FreeMembership Renewal if you place an order over $75 in the month before your
• Free AAE Shipping –Member orders over $75, visitor
orders over $250.
• Members Receive 5% of your product total back inMember Money, for use on future purchases/renewals.
Changes to RFDS HF Operations in QLD & WA
TheVKS-737 Radio Network has issued a Media Release giving details of changes to RFDS HF Operations in Qld & WA. If you are a HF Radio user, this information
will no doubt be very helpful. For more details, be sure to read the VKS-737 Blog entry HERE.
Meet our Business Members
All Business Members can be found in the directory, which offers search by category,
or search by keyword. This fortnight, we are pleased to welcome the following new Business Members:
- Tanami Pumps
- Quickly transfers fuel to your tank without moving or lifting your
jerry cans or fuel drums
- Oz Satellite Rentals
- Oz Satellite Rentals provides a rental service for all types of
outdoor equipment. inc GPS, UHF Radios, Satellite Phones.
- Hide Away Safe
- Providing relocatable, high security, light weight and multi purpose
- Beam Communications
- Beam is a leading global manufacturer of satellite communication
equipment and offers the widest range of Iridium solutions across all