2023 Trips and Events. (click here for previous years)

MonthDay_&_DateEvent DetailsParticipants
Where shall we go?  Click here for some possible destinations.
It’s 2023! We need more 4WD trips!!
C’mon guys, you can use Covid as an excuse any more! Let’s get out there for some day trips, camping, touring. Let’s go! Anyone interested in leading a trip, please email me and I can assist with sorting out the details for you. Here are some of the requirements and guidelines for Leading Trips in GoBush 4WD club.
JanThu 26thAustralia Day Holiday
FebSun 12thGoBush AGM – event complete
Difficulty: *     Endurance: *    Trip leader: Skip   
Attending: Skip, Mudslide, Jimbo, Muzza, Dug, Coighty, Stuart, Red, Hammer,
Apologies: Macca, Dino, TC, Pommy, Roo, Matty, Rumbles, Stampy, Pebbles, Richo, Rev, Steady, Rainman,
Not Renewing: Buzz,

FebFri 17th – Sun 19thRavenswood Blues Festival – trip complete
Difficulty: *     Endurance: *    Trip leader: Coighty
Attending: Coighty, Muzza, Jimbo, Matty, Guilio (visitor),
MarFri 3rd – Mon 6thWellington Dam long weekend trip – trip complete

Difficulty: ***     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Matty
Attending: Matty, Dino, Muzza, Skip,
MarMon 6thLabour Day public holiday
MarFri 10th – Sun 12thHerron Point Campground weekend trip – trip complete
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Dino
Attending: Dino, Roo, Matty, Coighty, Hammer,
MarSat 18th – Sun 19thMandurah Crab Fest weekend – trip complete
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Muzza
Attending: Muzza, Matty, Coighty,
AprFri 7th – Sun 23rdSchool Holidays
AprFri 7thEaster Good Friday
Double Beach – cancelled
AprThu 6th – Mon 10thEaster Trip –
Lucky Bay, Kalbarri – 5 day trip (6th – 10th) – trip complete

Difficulty: ***     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Muzza  
Attending: Muzza, Jimbo, Matty, Dino,
AprMon 10thEaster Monday
AprTue 18th – Sat 22ndExmouth Solar Exclipse – trip complete
Difficulty: **     Endurance: ***    Trip leader: Steady
Attending: Steddy,
AprTue 25thAnzac Day Holiday (Mon 25th)
MaySun 1st May 
MaySat 5th, Sun 6thWellington Dam weekend trip – trip complete
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Roo
Attending: Roo, Pipe, Coighty (tentative), Fluffy,

MaySat 20th, Sun 21stPreston Lime campground weekend – trip complete
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Dino
Attending: Dino, Macca
JunSat 3rd – Mon 5thAvon Valley Hot Air Ballooning – long weekend – trip complete
Difficulty: *     Endurance: *    Trip leader: Mudslide  
Attending: Mudslide, Muzza, Dino, Coighty, Matty, Roo,
JunMon 5thWestern Australia Day public holiday
JulSat 1st- Sun 16thSchool Holidays
JulSat 1st – Sun 23rdGoogs Track SA – 3 week trip – Trip complete
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Difficulty: *****     Endurance: ***    Trip leader: Skip 
Attending: Skip, Hammer, Pommy (WC4x4), Screech (WC4x4),
JulSat 8th – Sun 16thMonkey Mia – trip completeI
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader:   Matty
Attending: Matty,
JulThu 27 – Sun 30thGabyon Station 4 night trip – trip complete
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader:   Roo
Attending: Roo, Dino, Eddie, Stuart (tentitive), Todd (visitor), Wombat (visitor),
AugFri 25 – Sun 28th Wyalkatchem Rodeo
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Jimbo
Attending: Jimbo, Dino, Matty, Roo, Trent, Coighty, Giulio, Muzza,
SepFri 15th-Sun 17thPerth Boat Show (Public Event)
Club Marine International Boat Show, at Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre.
More info…
SepFri 22nd – Mon 25thRock Hopping Trip – 3 day trip
(Kings Birthday public holiday Mon 25h)
First night Baladjie Rock 4hour drive for the really keen ones leave on Friday arvo or Saturday morning. Then Sunday morning leave Baladjie rock and head for Elachbutting Rock about a hours drive it’s like a mini wave rock. Caravan friendly trip.
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Dino
Attending: Dino, Roo, Coighty, Guilio, Skip, Muzza, Jimbo,

SepSat 23rd-Sun 8th OctSchool Holidays
OctWed 18th – Sat 21ndWarren RIver & Summertime Track.
IHeading down for 3.5 days of R&R in the beautiful south west. Leaving Midday Wednesday, and back Saturday. Need to be prepared for beach runs, and be fully self sufficient.
Difficulty: ***     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Skip
Attending: Skip, TC,

OctFri 20th – Sun 22nd 100-acre Woods, North Dandalup.
I have just booked a site at 100-acre woods in North Dandalup only 40min from my place .On the 8 and 9th of September, it’s only $17 a night per person .
You book it through Hicamps website or the hicamp app.
I have booked the Changi campsite .
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Dino
Attending: Dino, Matty, Roo,

NovFri 10th – Sun 12thPerth 4WD Show (Public Event)
Australia’s biggest 4WD show, at McCallum Park. More info..

Read this Safety message please!

NovFri 17th – Sun 19thHerron Point Campground weekend trip.
I’m camping at Herron Point camp ground. Pretty good camp ground flushing toilets. Will be taking our stand up paddle boards so
come down if your free. Here is the link to book…
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader: Dino
Attending: Dino, Hammer,

Read this Safety message please!

NovThu 30th – Wed 5th DecPeaceful Bay (Roo’s birthday) trip
A week of relaxation at the Peaceful Bay Caravan Park.
If anyone is interested in coming along and share a Rum or three for my birthday on the 2nd Dec
We will be leaving early Thursday the 30th Nov.
Booking info can be found here
Hopefully there wont be too much crowds then around this time
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader:   Roo
Attending: Roo, Dino, Coighty (tentative), Steady, Duck, Pipe, Fluffy, Drifta, (visitors: Deb, rick, steven)

Read this Safety message please!

DecTue 26th – Tue 2nd JanChristmas trip – Walpole – 1 week trip
Valley Of the Giants Eco Park Nornalup about 10min from Walpole. Cost is $52.50 a night for 2 adults (powered) site. Head down boxing day back on the 1st or 2nd of January.
Difficulty: **     Endurance: **    Trip leader:    Dino
Attending: Dino, Muzza, Skip,

Read this Safety message please!

Important information for visitors considering attending any trip: You are required to read or disclaimer on the information on our Indemnity Form, and sign it. Please read our Safety Policy for details on safety procedure on our trips, which includes a more detailed description of some of the following points:  We highly recommend that you have rated recovery points fitted to your vehicle, and in fact this is a requirement if you attend any trips with a difficulty rating of 3 stars (***) or more. When on a trip, the trip leader is in charge of the trip, and has the final word on all matters, including recoveries etc. Click here for more info.

Legend for trip ratings…   Read this Safety message please!

Endurance*Normal distances from services
**Moderate distances from MOST services
***No services. Must be fully self sufficient with extra water, fuel, tools, tyres, spare parts
Difficulty*Normal / Bitumen. Bring your 2WD if you like!
**Gravel or Hard Sand Driving. Any 4WD will do. 
***4×4 track, beach and soft sand, suitable for most 4WD’s including “soft roaders”. Recovery points recommended.
****Hill climbs, ruts, water crossings. Recommend 4WD with decent ground clearance.  Recovery points highly recommended.
*****Only experienced operators & high ground clearance vehicles. Possible vehicle damage!  Recovery points required (see Safety Policy)

Click here to see events from previous years.

Information about camp fires: Click Here

Would you like to Join our club (or come on a trip as a visitor)? Then click here for New Member & visitor info.
Membership / policies and other info is available on our Information Page.
Trip leaders need to print out and get Visitors to sign our Indemnity Form