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BIG RED, Birdsville

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 […]

Gordon Country 4WD

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.

Gordon Country

Gordon Country is set on more than 4,000 acres with endless activities and a variety of camping areas. This popular place is private, tucked away in a beautiful rugged valley. Gordon Country is family friendly campground, you can even bring your four-legged friend along for the adventure. There are also 4WD tracks throughout the property […]

Cullendore High Country

Located on a 4000-acre cattle property is a peaceful and secluded campground, Cullendore High Country. Only a 2 and a half hour drive from Brisbane. You’ll drive through the property along a scenic track with beautiful mountain views. This retreat is the perfect bush camping escape for those interested in wildlife, birdwatching, bushwalking and water […]

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 […]

Top 5 Stops on the Warrego Way

The Warrego Way starts in Brisbane and makes it way west to the iconic and remote Birdsville, deep in the Queensland outback. Along the way, you can see ancient trees from the dinosaur age, endangered mammals, unwind in the soothing waters of a sub artesian basin, delight in yarns told over cold beers in a […]

St George, QLD

On the banks of the Balonne River is the Western Downs town of St George. It is the last post in southern Queensland before the heavily populated east coast finally gives way to the sparseness of the outback. The river crossing was discovered by explorer Sir Thomas Mitchell on St George’s Day, 1846, giving the […]

Innamincka, South Australia

Innamincka is nothing more than a pub (a good one with quality accommodation and above average outback meals), a general store, fuel pumps and an airstrip on the Strzelecki Track. It is located beside the mighty Cooper Creek and, being 464 km north of sealed road, is a natural stopping point for refuelling both car […]

Cordillo Downs Woolshed

There are two main routes between Birdsville and Innimincka – the locals use both, although this route – the Cordillo Downs track, is the preferred. The Cordillo Downs track is an interesting trek with worthwhile stops to explore ruins of old buildings. We suggest that this trek will take 2 days, that’s because the fatigue and stress of attempting to […]