National 4x4 Outdoors, Fishing & Boating Expo returns to Melbourne 2017

National 4x4 Outdoors, Fishing & Boating Expo returns to Melbourne 2017
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The National 4x4 Outdoors Show, Fishing & Boating Expo has announced its return to the Melbourne Showgrounds from 18th-20th August, providing enthusiasts with the opportunity snap up special bargains and browse the latest in all things outdoors.

The action-packed event for anyone interested in fishing, boating, 4WDing, camping and outback touring will showcase tens-of-thousands of products from over 200 leading exhibitors and retailers.

Featuring more than 30,000 square metres of the latest and greatest outdoors products and services, the National 4x4 Outdoors Show, Fishing & Boating Expo will be a one-stop shop for everything you could possibly need on your next outback jaunt.

Exhibitors already on board for the 2017 Show at the Melbourne Showgrounds include ARB, TJM, JV Marine,Tackle World, Oz Tent, AFN, Four Wheel Drive Victoria and Holden, who have signed on to the Show for the first time.

Catering for every interest and budget, the sheer volume of exhibitors and products accessible at the Show ensures there will be something for everybody. Whether it’s purchasing a significant item such as a new camper, getting your hands on a smaller product such as some new wet-weather gear, or simply seeking out some advice from those in the know, the Show will have you covered.

To provide Show visitors with invaluable advice, entertaining stories and a new perspective on fishing, boating or 4WDing, the National 4x4 Outdoors Show, Fishing & Boating Expo is one again bringing a line-up that won’t disappoint. A number of key industry experts and celebrities will be on stage each day throughout the event. Catch up on the latest from Paul Worsteling from TV’s iFish, John ‘Roothy’ Rooth, Jase Andrews from All 4 Adventure, Shaun and Graham from 4WD Action, AFL legend Peter ‘Spida’ Everitt, and Rick, Jamie, Ben Milbourne and Steve ‘Starlo’ Starling from The Off Road Adventure Show.

Catering for the entire family, the Show will feature all of the ever-popular features, such as the Campfire Cooking Stage, Waeco CFX Outback Stage, Tackle World Fishing Stage, dedicated 4WD Proving Ground which will be managed by Four Wheel Drive Victoria, and all of the thrills and entertainment you could hope for on the Action Arena.

A first for Melbourne in 2017, organizers will bring the new interactive Base Camp, a success of the recent Brisbane show, which simulates a real outback camping experience. Test out some of the latest and greatest wares from leading camping retailers, chill out by the billabong and swap some of your favourite camping tales.

“We are thrilled to be bringing the National 4x4 Outdoors Show, Fishing & Boating Expo back to Melbourne in 2017. Visitors can expect hundreds of fantastic special deals, promos and bargains, with the sheer number of exhibitors under the one roof all fighting for your attention,” Event Director, Paul Mathers said.

“Not only will the Show feature all of your favourite outdoors industry retailers, there will be plenty of new exhibitors for you to explore across the Show.

“As a Show that is totally family friendly, for all ages, we really encourage you to bring along the kids, take in the entertainment, check out every corner of the Show, and really make a day of it.”

The National 4x4 Outdoors Show, Fishing & Boating Expo will announce further special guests, exhibitors and features in the lead-up to the event on 18th-20th August at the Melbourne Showgrounds.

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For further information:
Stephanie Ridley
Media Relations
National 4x4 Outdoors Show, Fishing & Boating Expo
Phone: 03 9226 6666 / 0448 985 876

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