This article covers every aspect of solar and its design and installation in RVs (camper trailers, caravans and motor homes). It shows how much power solar panels really produce,
ExplorOz Traveller (with EOTopo maps) is the best GPS/Navigation and mapping app for Australian travellers. Designed for any type of traveller- urban commuters, caravan tourers,
In this article we explain why you might need an additional power source independent of the starting battery installed into your vehicle and we look in detail at types of batteries,
Use this page to work out the radius, circumference and diameter of any size tyre. You can also run comparisons between different tyres and work out the differences in size and odometer corrections.
A large number of outback treks involve long distances between fuel outlets. Jerry cans are dangerous, difficult to store and not as convenient as a long range fuel tank.
If you plan to do any night driving in the outback then a strong reliable light source is a must. Bad weather, night driving and the possibility of stray animals all demand the need for a clear view
This article discusses the features and advantages for off road caravans and in what circumstances you should consider the additional expense of a specialised off-road van.
This article focuses on the major considerations when choosing a 4WD vehicle for the purpose of travelling and camping. We give some brief definations of the various terms used to categorise 4WDs,
A vehicle's bull bar, sides steps and rails are known as its "bar work". Some critics might suggest that bar work is not necessary but for people actually using their vehicles for offroad touring,
The debate over which fridge is the best on the market is one of the most contested discussions in the camping recreation. In this article we look at the range of features and the major issues to
ExplorOz has been a leading reference and supplier in the digital topographic maps market for the past 18 years. We've worked with thousands of travellers and we know all the history of the various
HF Radios have traditionally been the best decision for outback communications if you intend to travel throughout remote regions of Australia.
22 April 2020. We're calling for photo submissions now for our 2021 ExplorOz Calendar. Get the details in this newsletter.
This article attempts to discuss the technicalities of caravan towing dynamics in relatively plain English for those keen to know more on the topic but, like so many,
April 9 2020. 50% discount off ExplorOz Traveller - but hurry offer only available for a limited time and only on the Windows version. Find out more in this newsletter.
EOTopo has earned its reputation as the most popular mapset for people that love touring, camping, and exploring and is suitable for all on-road and 4x4 adventures,
ExplorOz Tracker is a service that is available for Members via either of our two apps (ExplorOz Traveller, & ExplorOz Tracker), and also for Members who own a SPOT device with a "Shared Page"
24 March 2020. A message from David & Michelle about the coronavirus domestic travel restrictions. Ideas for things you can do if in home isolation.
21 March 2020. Latest newsletter for all Traveller & Tracker users with practical tips for new users. Update on COVID-19 and how we're dealing with it.
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I.T. Beyond Pty Ltd. is the publisher, developer, and operator of the ExplorOz business. We specialise in I.T. solutions and efficiencies, app development and mapping.
March 7 2020. Everything you need to know about the new free TRACKER app. Find out if you won in our Redarc Prize Draw. Do you want a Nav System that works offline and has the best maps?
25 February 2020. Announcing our new FREE app - ExplorOz Tracker. Find out all about it in this newsletter.
In this article, we discuss what EPIRBs are, the various types including PLBs and their role in Search and Rescue. Digital 406 MHz Epirb distress beacons save lives.
17 February 2020. Major update V3.11.0 is out now featuring the new Track Log "follow" system, plus a new User Manual.