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Bushranger X TRAX II

We head to Bribie Island to test out the latest traction recovery device from Bushranger 4×4 Gear. The X Trax II features a completely new design which has been specifically Engineered for Maximum Traction in Sand and Mud. Designed to bend and flex means the Xtrax II is much easier to store than similar products […]

ARB Soft Connect Shackle

Staying safe is paramount in every recovery situation. Having the right gear that is correctly rated should be at the forefront when selecting recovery equipment for your situation. Introducing the ARB Soft Connect Shackle to the recovery line up. The Shackle acts as a fuse in a recovery situation, breaking before any metal components it’s […]

Campr recovery Gordon Country

In this story, we head to the Goomburra Valley in the Main Range National Park west of Brisbane. As part of the Motorama 4x4xmore club weekend escape to Gordon Country, we find out that there are three different types of recovery when you’re bogged. Knowing what to do when this happens can save you a lot […]

How To Catch a Crab

In my experience, round mud crab traps are definitely the way to go. The theory is, the bigger the tide the more activity and a good rule of thumb is to set your pots around the full and new moons. The other thing to look for is a creek or river flush brought on by […]

How To Cook A Crab

There’s an old saying “never send a boy to do a man’s job”, so if you’re serious about cooking crabs then follow this method. Boiling up a batch of crabs can give off a bit of an odour so this is definitely a job for the backyard, not the kitchen. Submerge your catch in an […]