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4x4 Outdoors

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09:00
  1. Training Demonstrations with 4WD QLD
    Proving Ground, Main Oval
    30 mins
    • 4WD Demos

    Join the team from Four Wheel Drive Queensland at the Proving Ground as they take you through a range of tips and techniques to make your next 4WDing adventure a success. 

    Learn how to safely recover a vehicle with the team from Four Wheel Drive Queensland as they take you through some key points to a successful recovery. 

09:30
  1. 4WD QLD / Clubs Rides
    Proving Ground, Main Oval
    150 mins
    • 4WD Demos
    Experience a ride in some modified club vehicles and chat to the driver and ask them your burning questions about the vehicle - find out what works and what doesn't, their top tips and more.  
09:50
  1. Graham, Shauno and Jocko, 4WD 24/7
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage

    Shaun, Graham and Jocko live and breathe all things adventure! From build ups and track runs to epic getaways and the worlds best campsites. Come down and hang with the faces of 4WD 24/7 as they talk behind the scenes and answer some of your questions!

10:00
  1. Survival priorities and essential equipment - Basic skills for surviving the bush
    Bushcraft Zone, Expo Place 1
    50 mins
    • Bush Skills
    A must-attend session for anyone heading out to the wilderness. Survival expert Gordon Dedman will take you through the survival priorities, essential equipment and basic skills for surviving the bush.
  2. Do you really need a suspension upgrade?
    Garage Talks Stage, John Reid Pavilion
    30 mins
    • Garage Talks
    Find out how to tell if you need an upgrade and what signs to watch out for!
10:30
  1. Jamie Hazelden, Off Road Adventure Show
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage
    A long-time fan favourite from the Offroad Adventure Show, Jamie has a love for the bush that just cannot be contained!
11:00
  1. The Cooloola Great Walk: Multi-day Hiking Essentials with Al & Em Murray
    Camping & Outdoor Zone, Building 8
    30 mins
    • Camping & Outdoors Stage

    Local adventurers Em and Al Murray share the tale of their simply stunning adventure along South East Queensland's famous Cooloola Great Walk. They’ll share the perfect packing list, tips and tricks and how to share the load so you'll breeze through your next multi-day hike!

    Come along with your hiking prep questions, as this session includes a Q&A with Em and Al. 

  2. Hema U program live
    Garage Talks Stage, John Reid Pavilion
    30 mins
    • Garage Talks
    Hema's training program comes to the Garage Talks Stage at the Show. 
11:10
  1. Clothing & Shelter - How to dress for all environments
    Bushcraft Zone, Expo Place 1
    50 mins
    • Bush Skills
    Learn what clothing and shelter you need to prepared for all environments in this all-important session from survival expert Gordon Dedman. 
11:50
  1. Jase Andrews & Simon Anderson, All 4 Adventure
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage

    Jase Andrews is the host of Australia’s number one four-wheel-drive and adventure show, All 4 Adventure. 

12:00
  1. Arctic Monster Trucks and World Records: Exploring Antarctica with Geoff Wilson
    Camping & Outdoor Zone, Building 8
    30 mins
    • Camping & Outdoors Stage

    Explorer Geoff Wilson talks about his expedition across Antarctica! From Arctic Monster Trucks to surviving -40 degree temperatures and breaking the world record for the longest, fastest crossing of Antarctica.

    Come along with your questions, as this session includes a Q&A with Geoff.

  2. Freestyle Motocross Show with Aussie FMX
    Action Arena, Main Oval
    30 mins
    • Action

    They’ll be flying through the air, doing tricks and challenges that will have you on the edge of your seat!

    Aussie FMX is a one of the top professional Freestyle Motocross teams in the country, they leave the crowd in awe as Australia’s top riders turn themselves upside down and inside out, in an action packed demonstration that shows the most spectacular stunts in freestyle motocross.

    Catch them in the Action Arena.

  3. Understanding Traction Control
    Garage Talks Stage, John Reid Pavilion
    30 mins
    • Garage Talks

    One piece of the pyramid of successful offroading... making the most of your interface with the ground.

    There have been gigantic leaps ahead in traction technology, hear how the game has changed and how the tried and tested Diff Locks still have their place in the growing field of traction technology... but maybe not for much longer.

12:30
  1. Fire starting - The importance of fire preparation
    Bushcraft Zone, Expo Place 1
    60 mins
    • Bush Skills
    Survival expert Gordon Dedman teaches you the essentials of fire starting and the importance of fire preparation. 
13:00
  1. Hiking and Climbing Federation Peak & Climbing Essentials: The gear you need to get started
    Camping & Outdoor Zone, Building 8
    30 mins
    • Camping & Outdoors Stage

    Join outdoor adventurers Nathan McNeil and Rob Saunders to find out what it's like hiking and climbing Tasmania's most adventure, Federation Peak! They’ll share tips on climbing essentials and the best gear you need to get started. Bring all your Tassie, hiking and climbing questions for the Q&A!

  2. 4WD Tyres: Getting a grip on your 4WD tyres
    Garage Talks Stage, John Reid Pavilion
    30 mins
    • Garage Talks
    Toyo Tires’ technical manager, Steve, will draw on over 30 years’ of experience talking through the importance of tyre choice and maintenance to help you get the most out of your vehicle set-up, and of every trip!
  3. 4WD QLD / Clubs rides
    Proving Ground, Main Oval
    180 mins
    • 4WD Demos

    Experience a ride in some modified club vehicles and chat to the driver and ask them your burning questions about the vehicle - find out what works and what doesn't, their top tips and more.  

13:10
  1. Jamie Hazelden and Jess Edwards, Off Road Adventure Show
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage

    A long-time fan favourite from the Offroad Adventure Show, Jamie has a love for the bush that just cannot be contained! Jess Edwards, aka Jillaroo Jess, has been writing and sharing her stories with the online world since 2012. With Jess’s enthusiasm, and Jamie’s experience, QLD has a real chance of winning this year’s Offroad State of Origin!

13:50
  1. Matt Baker, The Explore Life
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage

    Come say g'day to the new kid on the block Matt Baker and Matt Burke! A couple of Aussie larrikins who love everything about The Explore Life.

    Over the past year, they have been lucky enough to head out exploring our great country and sharing their adventures through social media and YouTube. They've travelled over 40,000km finding incredible 4x4 tracks, breathtaking sites, living and breathing The Explore Life that they promote.

14:00
  1. Freestyle Motocross Show with Aussie FMX
    Action Arena, Main Oval
    30 mins
    • Action

    They’ll be flying through the air, doing tricks and challenges that will have you on the edge of your seat!

    Aussie FMX is a one of the top professional Freestyle Motocross teams in the country, they leave the crowd in awe as Australia’s top riders turn themselves upside down and inside out, in an action packed demonstration that shows the most spectacular stunts in freestyle motocross.

    Catch them in the Action Arena.

  2. Impact of weight
    Garage Talks Stage, John Reid Pavilion
    30 mins
    • Garage Talks
    Impact of weight from accessories, payload & passengers on vehicles with regard to handling, safety and legal compliant.
  3. Trail running legends seek off the map adventure & Running gear to get you started
    Camping & Outdoor Zone, Building 8
    60 mins
    • Camping & Outdoors Stage

    Trail running legends share their story of a never-been-done-before adventure through the Gold Coast Hinterland! They’ll talk you through how to plan your own of the map adventures, how to get started trail running as well as sharing the gear you’ll need to make the most of it. Come along with your questions, as this session includes a Q&A with the team.

14:30
  1. Graham, Shauno and Jocko, 4WD 24/7
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage

    Shaun, Graham and Jocko live and breathe all things adventure! From build ups and track runs to epic getaways and the worlds best campsites. Come down and hang with the faces of 4WD 24/7 as they talk behind the scenes and answer some of your questions!

  2. Water and food - Purification and gathering
    Bushcraft Zone, Expo Place 1
    50 mins
    • Bush Skills
    Survival expert Gordon Dedman teaches you wilderness skills covering purification and gathering of water and food in the bush. 
15:00
  1. Recovery - Tips & techniques
    Garage Talks Stage, John Reid Pavilion
    30 mins
    • Garage Talks
    Getting stuck is inevitable, getting out efficiently and safely and enjoying the rest of your holiday is everyone's idea of a successful recovery. Get some tips, learn some technique, bust some myths, plus see the very latest in the recovery field at this informal, no pressure session.
15:40
  1. Navigation - Using solar and celestial means
    Bushcraft Zone, Expo Place 1
    50 mins
    • Bush Skills
    Learn the essentials of navigation using solar and celestial means from survival expert Gordon Dedman. 
15:50
  1. Jase Andrews & Simon Anderson, All 4 Adventure
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage

    Jase Andrews is the host of Australia’s number one four-wheel-drive and adventure show, All 4 Adventure.

16:00
  1.  Freestyle Motocross Show with Aussie FMX
    Action Arena, Main Oval
    30 mins
    • Action

    They’ll be flying through the air, doing tricks and challenges that will have you on the edge of your seat!

    Aussie FMX is a one of the top professional Freestyle Motocross teams in the country, they leave the crowd in awe as Australia’s top riders turn themselves upside down and inside out, in an action packed demonstration that shows the most spectacular stunts in freestyle motocross.

    Catch them in the Action Arena.

  2. Training Demonstrations with 4WD QLD
    Proving Ground, Main Oval
    30 mins
    • 4WD Demos

    Join the team from Four Wheel Drive Queensland at the Proving Ground as they take you through a range of tips and techniques to make your next 4WDing adventure a success. 

    Learn how to safely recover a vehicle with the team from Four Wheel Drive Queensland as they take you through some key points to a successful recovery. 

09:00
  1. Training Demonstrations with 4WD QLD
    Proving Ground, Main Oval
    30 mins
    • 4WD Demos

    Join the team from Four Wheel Drive Queensland at the Proving Ground as they take you through a range of tips and techniques to make your next 4WDing adventure a success. 

    Learn how to safely recover a vehicle with the team from Four Wheel Drive Queensland as they take you through some key points to a successful recovery. 

09:30
  1. Jamie Hazelden and Jess Edwards, Off Road Adventure Show
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage

    A long-time fan favourite from the Offroad Adventure Show, Jamie has a love for the bush that just cannot be contained! Jess Edwards, aka Jillaroo Jess, has been writing and sharing her stories with the online world since 2012. With Jess’s enthusiasm, and Jamie’s experience, QLD has a real chance of winning this year’s Offroad State of Origin!

  2. 4WD QLD / Clubs rides
    Proving Ground, Main Oval
    90 mins
    • 4WD Demos
    Experience a ride in some modified club vehicles and chat to the driver and ask them your burning questions about the vehicle - find out what works and what doesn't, their top tips and more.  
10:00
  1. 4WD Tyres: getting a grip on your 4WD tyres
    Garage Talks Stage, John Reid Pavilion
    30 mins
    • Garage Talks
    Toyo Tires’ technical manager, Steve, will draw on over 30 years’ of experience talking through the importance of tyre choice and maintenance to help you get the most out of your vehicle set-up, and of every trip!
  2. Survival priorities and essential equipment - Basic skills for surviving the bush
    Bushcraft Zone, Expo Place 1
    50 mins
    • Bush Skills
    A must-attend session for anyone heading out to the wilderness. Survival expert Gordon Dedman will take you through the survival priorities, essential equipment and basic skills for surviving the bush.
  3. Celebrity Appearance - Toby Price
    Method Racing Stand EB3
    240 mins
    • Meet & Greet
    Toby Price will be at the Method Racing stand in the Exhibition Building, Stand EB3 doing meet and greets and signing autographs! Be sure to stop by and say hi!
10:10
  1. Jase Andrews & Simon Anderson, All 4 Adventure
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage

    Jase Andrews is the host of Australia’s number one four-wheel-drive and adventure show, All 4 Adventure.

10:50
  1. Barney Lewis, Legendex
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage

    If Wally Lewis is Queensland's king of the football field, then Barney Lewis is Queensland's king of the 4WD tracks! When he's not taking on some of Australia's toughest tracks on Built 4 Offroad he's back at Legendex fitting out 4WDs with serious grunt. From Tassie to the Victorian High Country to the perils of the Glasshouse Mountains and everything in between, Barney's done it all. His larger-than-life personality is matched only by his extensive offroad knowledge and 4WD experience. As Barney would say - "Don't go full berserker!"

11:00
  1. Risk and Reward: How to Stay Safe Rock Climbing with Nicole Rowles
    Camping & Outdoor Zone, Building 8
    30 mins
    • Camping & Outdoors Stage

    Avid rock climber and host of The Bail List podcast Nicole Rowles gives you the low-down on rock climbing for beginners including the risks, the rewards and the basics for staying safe when you start getting vertical!

    Come along with your questions, as this session includes a Q&A with Nicole. 

     

  2. Celebrity Appearance - Todd Hazelwood
    East Coast Bullbars Stand 225
    120 mins
    • Meet & Greet
    Todd Hazelwood of Matt Stone Racing will be on the ECB stand #225 meeting fans and signing autographs!
  3. Recovery - Tips & techniques
    Garage Talks Stage, John Reid Pavilion
    30 mins
    • Garage Talks
    Getting stuck is inevitable, getting out efficiently and safely and enjoying the rest of your holiday is everyone's idea of a successful recovery. Get some tips, learn some technique, bust some myths, plus see the very latest in the recovery field at this informal, no pressure session.
11:10
  1. Clothing & Shelter - How to dress for all environments
    Bushcraft Zone, Expo Place 1
    50 mins
    • Bush Skills
    Learn what clothing and shelter you need to prepared for all environments in this all-important session from survival expert Gordon Dedman. 
11:30
  1. Graham, Shauno and Jocko, 4WD 24/7
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage

    Shaun, Graham and Jocko live and breathe all things adventure! From build ups and track runs to epic getaways and the worlds best campsites. Come down and hang with the faces of 4WD 24/7 as they talk behind the scenes and answer some of your questions!

12:00
  1. Arctic Monster Trucks and World Records: Exploring Antarctica with Geoff Wilson
    Camping & Outdoor Zone, Building 8
    30 mins
    • Camping & Outdoors Stage

    Explorer Geoff Wilson talks about his expedition across Antarctica! From Arctic Monster Trucks to surviving -40 degree temperatures and breaking the world record for the longest, fastest crossing of Antarctica.

    Come along with your questions, as this session includes a Q&A with Geoff.

  2. Freestyle Motocross Show with Aussie FMX
    Action Arena, Main Oval
    30 mins
    • Action

    They’ll be flying through the air, doing tricks and challenges that will have you on the edge of your seat!

    Aussie FMX is a one of the top professional Freestyle Motocross teams in the country, they leave the crowd in awe as Australia’s top riders turn themselves upside down and inside out, in an action packed demonstration that shows the most spectacular stunts in freestyle motocross.

    Catch them in the Action Arena.

  3. Hema U program live
    Garage Talks Stage, John Reid Pavilion
    30 mins
    • Garage Talks
    Hema's training program comes to the Garage Talks Stage at the Show. 
  4. 4WD QLD / Clubs rides
    Proving Ground, Main Oval
    70 mins
    • 4WD Demos
    Experience a ride in some modified club vehicles and chat to the driver and ask them your burning questions about the vehicle - find out what works and what doesn't, their top tips and more.  
12:10
  1. Matt Baker, The Explore Life
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage

    Come say g'day to the new kid on the block Matt Baker and Matt Burke! A couple of Aussie larrikins who love everything about The Explore Life.

    Over the past year, they have been lucky enough to head out exploring our great country and sharing their adventures through social media and YouTube. They've travelled over 40,000km finding incredible 4x4 tracks, breathtaking sites, living and breathing The Explore Life that they promote.

12:30
  1. Fire starting - The importance of fire preparation
    Bushcraft Zone, Expo Place 1
    60 mins
    • Bush Skills
    Survival expert Gordon Dedman teaches you the essentials of fire starting and the importance of fire preparation. 
  2. Patriot Games FJ49 Launch
    Proving Ground, Main Oval
    60 mins
    • 4WD Demos

    Patriot Games  set off to build one of the most unique FJ45’s in the world… or should we say “FJ49”. After 12 months of non-stop hard work and with the help of some of the best Australian suppliers in the industry, this adventure-fueled family is ready to unveil their biggest project to date.

12:50
  1. Jamie Hazelden, Off Road Adventure Show
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage
    A long-time fan favourite from the Offroad Adventure Show, Jamie has a love for the bush that just cannot be contained!
13:00
  1. Hiking and Climbing Federation Peak & Climbing Essentials: The gear you need to get started
    Camping & Outdoor Zone, Building 8
    30 mins
    • Camping & Outdoors Stage

    Join outdoor adventurers Nathan McNeil and Rob Saunders to find out what it's like hiking and climbing Tasmania's most adventure, Federation Peak! They’ll share tips on climbing essentials and the best gear you need to get started. Bring all your Tassie, hiking and climbing questions for the Q&A!

  2. What's new in 4x4?
    Garage Talks Stage, John Reid Pavilion
    30 mins
    • Garage Talks
    Hear from experts at TJM and Opposite Lock about new technologies that are changing the way we 4x4.
13:30
  1. Camper Trailer of the Year Awards
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Awards & Comps

    Join us for the presentation of the winners of the Camper Trailer of the Year Awards and find out which camper trailers were chosen as winners in their category and the best of the best, the Overall Winner! The awards are judged by a carefully selected team of judges, elected on the basis of experience and to reflect a range of different approaches, perspectives and industry-specific skill sets.

  2. Training Demonstrations with 4WD QLD
    Proving Ground, Main Oval
    60 mins
    • 4WD Demos

    Join the team from Four Wheel Drive Queensland at the Proving Ground as they take you through a range of tips and techniques to make your next 4WDing adventure a success. 

    Learn how to safely recover a vehicle with the team from Four Wheel Drive Queensland as they take you through some key points to a successful recovery. 

14:00
  1. Freestyle Motocross Show with Aussie FMX
    Action Arena, Main Oval
    30 mins
    • Action

    They’ll be flying through the air, doing tricks and challenges that will have you on the edge of your seat!

    Aussie FMX is a one of the top professional Freestyle Motocross teams in the country, they leave the crowd in awe as Australia’s top riders turn themselves upside down and inside out, in an action packed demonstration that shows the most spectacular stunts in freestyle motocross.

    Catch them in the Action Arena.

  2. Preparing for Queensland's Iconic Trips
    Garage Talks Stage, John Reid Pavilion
    30 mins
    • Garage Talks
    Preparing for a trip to Cape York, Simpson Desert or Fraser island? Hear from our experts who've made the trips on what to expect, what not to do and what vehicle set up is required.
  3. Trail Running Legends Seek Off the Map Adventure Instead of Medals + Running Gear to get you started
    Camping & Outdoor Zone, Building 8
    60 mins
    • Camping & Outdoors Stage

    Trail running legends share their story of a never-been-done-before adventure through the Gold Coast Hinterland! They’ll talk you through how to plan your own of the map adventures, how to get started trail running as well as sharing the gear you’ll need to make the most of it.

    Come along with your questions, as this session includes a Q&A with the team

  4. Celebrity Appearance - Broc Feeny
    General Motors Specialty Vehicles Stand A123
    60 mins
    • Meet & Greet

    Broc Feeny will be at the General Motors Specialty Vehicles Stand (A123) on Saturday 19th March between 2PM – 3PM available for signings and to meet fans. GMSV invites attendees of the 4x4 Show to come down for the chance to meet Broc, and check out our awesome Chevrolet Silverado line-up.

14:10
  1. Jase Andrews & Simon Anderson, All 4 Adventure
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage

    Jase Andrews is the host of Australia’s number one four-wheel-drive and adventure show, All 4 Adventure.

14:30
  1. Water and food - Purification and gathering
    Bushcraft Zone, Expo Place 1
    60 mins
    • Bush Skills
    Survival expert Gordon Dedman teaches you wilderness skills covering purification and gathering of water and food in the bush. 
  2. 4WD QLD / Clubs rides
    Proving Ground, Main Oval
    150 mins
    • 4WD Demos
    Experience a ride in some modified club vehicles and chat to the driver and ask them your burning questions about the vehicle - find out what works and what doesn't, their top tips and more.  
15:00
  1. Documentating Your Adventures
    Garage Talks Stage, John Reid Pavilion
    30 mins
    • Garage Talks

    Using the one device that almost everyone has, we will run through some simple techniques to turn your snap shots into great photos.

    Have your phone handy for this interactive session.

15:30
  1. Show N Shine Winners Announcement: Urban Stallion & Rough and Tumble
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    25 mins
    • Awards & Comps
    This competition caters for all sorts of rigs: new school and old school; battle hardened, off-road rigs and multi-purpose work rigs.  It's not just about the rigs though, meet other car owners and listen to stories of their adventures, build experiences and lessons learned.
15:40
  1. Navigation - Using solar and celestial means
    Bushcraft Zone, Expo Place 1
    50 mins
    • Bush Skills
    Learn the essentials of navigation using solar and celestial means from survival expert Gordon Dedman. 
16:00
  1. Graham, Shauno and Jocko, 4WD 24/7
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage

    Shaun, Graham and Jocko live and breathe all things adventure! From build ups and track runs to epic getaways and the worlds best campsites. Come down and hang with the faces of 4WD 24/7 as they talk behind the scenes and answer some of your questions!

  2. Freestyle Motocross Show with Aussie FMX
    Action Arena, Main Oval
    30 mins
    • Action

    They’ll be flying through the air, doing tricks and challenges that will have you on the edge of your seat!

    Aussie FMX is a one of the top professional Freestyle Motocross teams in the country, they leave the crowd in awe as Australia’s top riders turn themselves upside down and inside out, in an action packed demonstration that shows the most spectacular stunts in freestyle motocross.

    Catch them in the Action Arena.

17:00
  1. Training Demonstrations with 4WD QLD
    Proving Ground, Main Oval
    30 mins
    • 4WD Demos

    Join the team from Four Wheel Drive Queensland at the Proving Ground as they take you through a range of tips and techniques to make your next 4WDing adventure a success. 

    Learn how to safely recover a vehicle with the team from Four Wheel Drive Queensland as they take you through some key points to a successful recovery. 

09:00
  1. Training Demonstrations with 4WD QLD
    Proving Ground, Main Oval
    30 mins
    • 4WD Demos

    Join the team from Four Wheel Drive Queensland at the Proving Ground as they take you through a range of tips and techniques to make your next 4WDing adventure a success. 

    Learn how to safely recover a vehicle with the team from Four Wheel Drive Queensland as they take you through some key points to a successful recovery. 

09:30
  1. Jase Andrews & Simon Anderson, All 4 Adventure
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage

    Jase Andrews is the host of Australia’s number one four-wheel-drive and adventure show, All 4 Adventure.

  2. Survival priorities and essential equipment - Basic skills for surviving the bush
    Bushcraft Zone, Expo Place 1
    50 mins
    • Bush Skills
    A must-attend session for anyone heading out to the wilderness. Survival expert Gordon Dedman will take you through the survival priorities, essential equipment and basic skills for surviving the bush.
  3. 4WD QLD / Clubs rides
    Proving Ground, Main Oval
    150 mins
    • 4WD Demos
    Experience a ride in some modified club vehicles and chat to the driver and ask them your burning questions about the vehicle - find out what works and what doesn't, their top tips and more. 
10:00
  1. Understanding Traction Control
    Garage Talks Stage, John Reid Pavilion
    30 mins
    • Garage Talks

    One piece of the pyramid of successful offroading... making the most of your interface with the ground.

    There have been gigantic leaps ahead in traction technology, hear how the game has changed and how the tried and tested Diff Locks still have their place in the growing field of traction technology... but maybe not for much longer.

10:10
  1. Graham, Shauno and Jocko, 4WD 24/7
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage

    Shaun, Graham and Jocko live and breathe all things adventure! From build ups and track runs to epic getaways and the worlds best campsites. Come down and hang with the faces of 4WD 24/7 as they talk behind the scenes and answer some of your questions!

10:40
  1. Clothing & Shelter - How to dress for all environments
    Bushcraft Zone, Expo Place 1
    50 mins
    • Bush Skills
    Learn what clothing and shelter you need to prepared for all environments in this all-important session from survival expert Gordon Dedman. 
11:00
  1. Risk and Reward: How to Stay Safe Rock Climbing with Nicole Rowles
    Camping & Outdoor Zone, Building 8
    30 mins
    • Camping & Outdoors Stage

    Avid rock climber and host of The Bail List podcast Nicole Rowles gives you the low-down on rock climbing for beginners including the risks, the rewards and the basics for staying safe when you start getting vertical!

    Come along with your questions, as this session includes a Q&A with Nicole. 

  2. Impact of weight
    Garage Talks Stage, John Reid Pavilion
    30 mins
    • Garage Talks
    Impact of weight from accessories, payload & passengers on vehicles with regard to handling, safety and legal compliant
11:30
  1. Barney Lewis, Legendex
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage

    If Wally Lewis is Queensland's king of the football field, then Barney Lewis is Queensland's king of the 4WD tracks! When he's not taking on some of Australia's toughest tracks on Built 4 Offroad he's back at Legendex fitting out 4WDs with serious grunt. From Tassie to the Victorian High Country to the perils of the Glasshouse Mountains and everything in between, Barney's done it all. His larger-than-life personality is matched only by his extensive offroad knowledge and 4WD experience. As Barney would say - "Don't go full berserker!"

12:00
  1. Freestyle Motocross Show with Aussie FMX
    Action Arena, Main Oval
    30 mins
    • Action

    They’ll be flying through the air, doing tricks and challenges that will have you on the edge of your seat!

    Aussie FMX is a one of the top professional Freestyle Motocross teams in the country, they leave the crowd in awe as Australia’s top riders turn themselves upside down and inside out, in an action packed demonstration that shows the most spectacular stunts in freestyle motocross.

    Catch them in the Action Arena.

  2. Fire starting - The importance of fire preparation
    Bushcraft Zone, Expo Place 1
    60 mins
    • Bush Skills
    Survival expert Gordon Dedman teaches you the essentials of fire starting and the importance of fire preparation. 
  3. Training Demonstrations with 4WD QLD
    Proving Ground, Main Oval
    60 mins
    • 4WD Demos

    Join the team from Four Wheel Drive Queensland at the Proving Ground as they take you through a range of tips and techniques to make your next 4WDing adventure a success. 

    Learn how to safely recover a vehicle with the team from Four Wheel Drive Queensland as they take you through some key points to a successful recovery.

  4. Do you really need a suspension upgrade?
    Garage Talks Stage, John Reid Pavilion
    30 mins
    • Garage Talks
    Find out how to tell if you need an upgrade and what signs to watch out for!
  5. On the Run in Russia, Surviving Everest's earthquake, Buried Alive, Escaping the Indian Mafia
    Camping & Outdoor Zone, Building 8
    30 mins
    • Camping & Outdoors Stage
    Aaron retells stories from seasoned travellers in the most extreme, adventurous and outright dangerous situations from across the world. 
12:10
  1. Jamie Hazelden and Jess Edwards, Off Road Adventure Show
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage

    A long-time fan favourite from the Offroad Adventure Show, Jamie has a love for the bush that just cannot be contained! Jess Edwards, aka Jillaroo Jess, has been writing and sharing her stories with the online world since 2012. With Jess’s enthusiasm, and Jamie’s experience, QLD has a real chance of winning this year’s Offroad State of Origin!

12:50
  1. Matt Baker, The Explore Life
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage

    Come say g'day to the new kid on the block Matt Baker and Matt Burke! A couple of Aussie larrikins who love everything about The Explore Life.

    Over the past year, they have been lucky enough to head out exploring our great country and sharing their adventures through social media and YouTube. They've travelled over 40,000km finding incredible 4x4 tracks, breathtaking sites, living and breathing The Explore Life that they promote.

13:00
  1. Hiking and Climbing Federation Peak & Climbing Essentials: The gear you need to get started
    Camping & Outdoor Zone, Building 8
    30 mins
    • Camping & Outdoors Stage

    Join outdoor adventurers Nathan McNeil and Rob Saunders to find out what it's like hiking and climbing Tasmania's most adventure, Federation Peak! They’ll share tips on climbing essentials and the best gear you need to get started.

    Bring all your Tassie, hiking and climbing questions for the Q&A!

  2. Are you ready for your trip?
    Garage Talks Stage, John Reid Pavilion
    30 mins
    • Garage Talks
    Hear about what you shouldn't leave home without to go a trip safely.  
  3. 4WD QLD / Clubs rides
    Proving Ground, Main Oval
    180 mins
    • 4WD Demos
    Experience a ride in some modified club vehicles and chat to the driver and ask them your burning questions about the vehicle - find out what works and what doesn't, their top tips and more. 
13:30
  1. Graham, Shauno and Jocko, 4WD 24/7
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    30 mins
    • Outback Stage

    Shaun, Graham and Jocko live and breathe all things adventure! From build ups and track runs to epic getaways and the worlds best campsites. Come down and hang with the faces of 4WD 24/7 as they talk behind the scenes and answer some of your questions!

14:00
  1. Freestyle Motocross Show with Aussie FMX
    Action Arena, Main Oval
    30 mins
    • Action

    They’ll be flying through the air, doing tricks and challenges that will have you on the edge of your seat!

    Aussie FMX is a one of the top professional Freestyle Motocross teams in the country, they leave the crowd in awe as Australia’s top riders turn themselves upside down and inside out, in an action packed demonstration that shows the most spectacular stunts in freestyle motocross.

    Catch them in the Action Arena.

  2. Preparing for Queensland's Iconic Trips
    Garage Talks Stage, John Reid Pavilion
    30 mins
    • Garage Talks

    Preparing for a trip to Cape York, Simpson Desert or Fraser island?

    Hear from our experts who've made the trips on what to expect, what not to do and what vehicle set up is required.

  3. Water and food - Purification and gathering
    Bushcraft Zone, Expo Place 1
    50 mins
    • Bush Skills
    Survival expert Gordon Dedman teaches you wilderness skills covering purification and gathering of water and food in the bush. 
  4. Trail Running Legends Seek Off the Map Adventure Instead of Medals + Running Gear to get you started
    Camping & Outdoor Zone, Building 8
    60 mins
    • Camping & Outdoors Stage

    Trail running legends share their story of a never-been-done-before adventure through the Gold Coast Hinterland! They’ll talk you through how to plan your own of the map adventures, how to get started trail running as well as sharing the gear you’ll need to make the most of it.

    Come along with your questions, as this session includes a Q&A with the team

14:10
  1. Show N Shine Winners Announcement: Terrific Tourer & Tough Tradie
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    15 mins
    • Awards & Comps
    This competition caters for all sorts of rigs: new school and old school; battle hardened, off-road rigs and multi-purpose work rigs.  It's not just about the rigs though, meet other car owners and listen to stories of their adventures, build experiences and lessons learned.
14:30
  1. Jase Andrews & Simon Anderson, All 4 Adventure
    Outback Stage, Expo Place 1
    60 mins
    • Outback Stage

    Jase Andrews is the host of Australia’s number one four-wheel-drive and adventure show, All 4 Adventure. 

15:00
  1. Freestyle Motocross Show with Aussie FMX
    Action Arena, Main Oval
    30 mins
    • Action

    They’ll be flying through the air, doing tricks and challenges that will have you on the edge of your seat!

    Aussie FMX is a one of the top professional Freestyle Motocross teams in the country, they leave the crowd in awe as Australia’s top riders turn themselves upside down and inside out, in an action packed demonstration that shows the most spectacular stunts in freestyle motocross.

    Catch them in the Action Arena.

  2. Recovery - Tips & techniques
    Garage Talks Stage, John Reid Pavilion
    30 mins
    • Garage Talks

    Getting stuck is inevitable, getting out efficiently and safely and enjoying the rest of your holiday is everyone's idea of a successful recovery.

    Get some tips, learn some technique, bust some myths, plus see the very latest in the recovery field at this informal, no pressure session.

15:10
  1. Navigation - Using solar and celestial means
    Bushcraft Zone, Expo Place 1
    50 mins
    • Bush Skills
    Learn the essentials of navigation using solar and celestial means from survival expert Gordon Dedman. 
16:00
  1. Training Demonstrations with 4WD QLD
    Proving Ground, Main Oval
    30 mins
    • 4WD Demos

    Join the team from Four Wheel Drive Queensland at the Proving Ground as they take you through a range of tips and techniques to make your next 4WDing adventure a success. 

    Learn how to safely recover a vehicle with the team from Four Wheel Drive Queensland as they take you through some key points to a successful recovery.

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