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Travel to Australia's best off-road destinations
  • Where To Go Camping in Spring

    Posted on: 14/09/17

    Camping in spring Australia

    Spring is arguably the best time to go camping in Australia, so grab your tent and head outdoors with this list of the best places to camp after winter.

  • Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park, SA

    Posted on: 07/09/17

    Ikara Flinders Ranges National Park

    One of Australia’s most scenic adventure destinations, Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park lays the country’s geological history bare through its spectacular peaks and deep valleys.

  • Short Australian Outback Trips

    Posted on: 06/09/17

    Short Outback adventures

    A trip into Australia’s Outback is often seen as a big commitment, but these week-long Outback trips prove that it doesn’t have to be.

  • Arkaroola, SA

    Posted on: 29/08/17

    Arkaroola Station Lookout

    Nestled alongside Vulkathunha-Gammon Ranges National Park in the Northern Flinders Ranges is Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary, a geologically spectacular region that spreads out around a comprehensive resort.

  • Needles District, UT

    Posted on: 28/08/17

    Needle spires Canyonlands National Park

    Occupying the southeastern part of Canyonlands National Park is the Needles District, a region dominated by rising sandstone spires that characterise this unique landscape.

  • Innamincka, SA

    Posted on: 22/08/17

    Dusty track in Innamincka Regional Reserve

    Innamincka and its surrounds are a historically and ecologically significant Outback region with plenty of opportunities for adventure.

  • Australia's Best Outback Pubs

    Posted on: 18/08/17

    Best Outback pubs Australia

    In a place as vast and as sparsely populated as the Australian Outback, meeting places take on an extra layer of significance. Steeped in history and utilised by countless travellers, Australia’s Outback pubs are some of the most iconic buildings in the country’s arid centre.

  • The Map Patrol's Favourite Remote Campsites

    Posted on: 02/08/17

    Remote campsites Australia

    Our field teams travel to the most secluded reaches of Australia to gather mapping data, and while doing so have found some of Australia’s most memorable campsites in the middle of nowhere.

  • Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park, QLD

    Posted on: 01/08/17

    Boodjamulla National Park Queensland

    Situated in Queensland's dusty north-west highlands is Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park, a lush oasis that boasts a range of scenic highlights and opportunities for off-road exploration.

  • Australian Coastal 4WD Destinations

    Posted on: 28/07/17

    Coastal 4WD destinations Australia

    Australia is renowned for its eye-popping coastline and riparian environs, and those that are harder to reach are often the most memorable. Head to these places to experience Australia’s wildest coastal gems on an off-road adventure.