Googs Track 2018-01-13T22:49:31+00:00

Googs Track.

(Also known as a Mini Simpson)

1. TRIP INFORMATION

Summary
Where: Googs Track, North of Ceduna to Pt Augusta

Duration: 4 Days

Dates: May 17th to 20th 2018

Trip Cost: $725.00 per vehicle

Degree of difficulty: Moderate to Hard

Accommodation: Bush Camping, Tents/ Swags/ Off Road Camper Trailers

Approximate Distance: 2000km round trip from Pt Augusta.

Convoy Limit: Minimum 4 vehicles.

Trip Details
Meet: Poochera Hotel/ Caravan Park Approximately 1hr from Ceduna.

From Poochera with head to Ceduna fuel up and head north through the Yumbarra Conservation Park and the Yellabinna Regional Reserve before reaching the Trans Australian Railway line at Malbooma. We will be bush camping in a remote areas so please be prepared as there is no shops or facilities in the area to top up supplies.

This Itinerary is subject to change due to weather conditions. Please call me for more information on 08 8387 4331 or Click here to contact us

  2. TERRAIN/ TRACK/ DIFFICULTY
Terrain type, Track type, Degree of difficulty which will be encountered during a trip.

Scenic/
Easy

Moderate/
Advanced

Hard/
Extreme

Sand Driving
x
x
Winding Bush Tracks
x
 x
Gravel Roads, Outback Tracks
x
 x
Rocky Terrain
 x
 x
Ascents/ Descents
x
x
Mud Driving
x
 x
Water Crossings
 x
 x

Note: X indicates the types of terrain, Tracks and Degree of difficulty encountered.

  3. Trip Rating
SCENIC: Limited 4 wheel driving / Bitumen & Dirt roads / Lookouts, flora and fauna / other points of interest.

EASY: Mainly dirt tracks, roads / Some 4 wheel driving / Easy inclines or declines.

MODERATE: Bush tracks / Beach terrain / Inclines, Declines, Side slopes / Muddy areas or Soft sand / Water crossings.

HARD: Rough terrain / Steep Inclines, declines, Side slopes / Possible deep creek crossings / Possible recoveries by towing, snatching or winching.

4.

Is the trip likely to optionally involve or demand any of the following?
Yes / No
Detail
Remote area travel
Yes

Remote area travel must be well prepared.

Long distance between fuel stops
Yes

Fuel up at Ceduna (Extra fuel may need to be carried)

Limited water availability
Yes
No drinking water available.
This trip is suitable for Yes

Low range capable vehicles only.

Travel outside mobile phone coverage

Yes/ See Note

No mobile phone coverage for most of the trip..
On-road trailers, camper trailers and caravans
No
Off-road trailers/camper trailers
Yes
 Please call regarding suitability

Note: A Sat Phone is available to be use to make calls and standard call rates apply, payable at the end of a call.

5. RECOMMENDED VEHICLE PREPARATION AND EQUIPMENT

 Minimum Equipment requirements, each vehicle should be equipped with
Recommended
Mandatory
Long Handled Shovel

Yes/ See Note

Yes
Water Blind

Yes/ See Note

 No
Air Compressor and Tyre Pressure guage

Yes/ See Note

Loan Units Available
Sand Flag

Yes/ See Note

Yes

Note: If you which to purchase the underlined products, please contact us prior to the trip

6.CLOSING DATE / MAXIMUM NUMBERS

This trip is limited to the following number of vehicles
10 Vehicles
Click here to complete the online Booking Form/ Closing Date
30/4/2016


7.
Minimum Vehicle Equipment Requirement

Additional equipment for the trip
Recommended
Mandatory
UHF Radio
Yes
Rated front and rear Recovery Points
Yes
Snatch Strap

See Note

Cable Dampner

 See Note

Rated Shackles

 See Note

2 Spare Tyres
Yes
 Yes
First Aid Kit
Yes
 Yes
Fire Extinguisher

Yes/ See Note

Yes

Note: All recovery equipment supplied! Loan UHFs available! Handheld UHF are satisfactory but not ideal. Please advise us ASAP if you require a loan UHF radio so a loan unit can be arranged.

If you wish to purchase the underlined products, please contact us prior to the trip

Term and Conditions: Please take the time to read our Terms and Conditions, as there is some important information you must be aware of before you join us on a Tag-along or Training.

Contact us if you are interested, but be quick as places will fill fast

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