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  • Hema and BMW Motorrad Launch New England High Country Map

    Posted on: 14/11/18
    Hema Maps announce the launch of a dedicated motorcycle map in partnership with BMW Motorrad.
  • WA Topo Map Update

    Posted on: 22/08/18

    Hema has recently secured access to the Landgate topographic maps (WA Topo) for Western Australia.

  • New HX-1 GPS Update Available Now

    Posted on: 27/06/18

    A device update to guard against intermittent GPS signal loss is now available for the Hema HX-1 Navigator.

  • New HX-1 Explore Mode Update

    Posted on: 04/12/17

    A new Explore mode update is out now for the Hema HX-1 Navigator, delivering new map content and user-interface improvements for off-road navigation.

  • New 12th Edition Road & 4WD Atlas Out Now

    Posted on: 01/12/17

    Our best-selling road atlas series is an essential travel companion for touring, road trip and off-road adventures, and the new edition features more mapping to empower travellers than ever before.

  • Coming Soon: New 12th Edition Road & 4WD Atlas

    Posted on: 02/11/17

    A new update is available for the Hema HX-1 Navigator that enables users to download the latest street mapping for Australia and new points of interest from Hema and Camps 9.

  • Hema Explorer Overland Expo West Map

    Posted on: 11/05/17
    Headed to this year's Overland Expo WEST near Flagstaff, Arizona? Hema has partnered with Overland Expo to produce a map for the event, which you can load in your Hema Explorer app to find your way around the 2017 show.
  • Hema Releases New Version Of Hema Explorer

    Posted on: 05/07/16

    Version 3.0 of Hema Explorer s available now, giving users access to Australia’s best multi-scale topographic mapping as part of the most significant update to the app since its original release.

  • Hema Explorer North America Available Now

    Posted on: 18/05/16

    A North American version of Hema’s successful Hema Explorer app is available now, delivering mobile GPS navigation to 4x4 enthusiasts throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico.

  • Introducing the Hema Nomad Explorers

    Posted on: 01/04/16

    A couple of Hema explorers are preparing to start life as travelling nomads to better understand the navigation needs of long-term tourers.