Sandy Cape, the most northern point on Fraser Island off the coast of Queensland. This place was named by James Cook during his 1770 voyage. A popular place for green turtles, this means that nighttime driving along the beach is banned during nesting season. The eastern beach provides vehicle access to Sandy Cape during low […]
Fraser Island is the World’s Largest Sand Island. The tracks on Fraser are soft sand and not suitable for conventional vehicles. Fraser Island is a World Heritage site and the only place in the world where tall rainforests grow on sand dunes at elevations of over 200 metres. It’s also one of Australia’s most epic […]
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Heading up to the tip of Fraser Island, Sandy Cape, we come across a 4WD challenge. Ngkala Rocks, about 6km north of Orchid Beach, is one of the island’s largest exposures of coffee rock. Access over North Ngkala Rocks is extremely rough and should only be attempted by experienced four-wheel drivers at low tide.
Standing at 40 metres in height, and situated just 35km from Birdsville, this famous sand dune provides a challenge for any four wheel drive enthusiast. The first of 1,140 parallel dunes in the Simpson Desert, I can tell you the sunsets are spectacular from the top of Big Red and are an experience not to […]
With over 4,000 acres of rugged mountain vistas and lush landscapes, it’s no wonder Gordon Country has earned a reputation as an excellent place for all kinds of 4WD. Whether you’re an experienced driver or you’re just discovering this thrilling past-time, like our friend Glenda, there’s something here to satisfy all types of drivers.