Off Road

Mon 16 Apr 2018

Spate of vehicle rescues sparks beach closure

Spate of vehicle rescues sparks beach closure

Four-wheel drive vehicles will not be allowed on the beach for at least two weeks after an excessive number of vehicle rescues at the weekend.

Wed 21 Feb 2018

THE CARS THAT ATE THE BROOM: Review into 4wd access

THE CARS THAT ATE THE BROOM: Review into 4wd access

Mayoral minute before council after meeting in Brooms Head about four-wheel drive access to beaches

Thu 7 Dec 2017

Why aren't all four-wheel drive owners doing this?

Why aren't all four-wheel drive owners doing this?

Sports utility vehicles are selling in unprecedented numbers ... but strangely most buyers never step off the bitumen.

Sun 26 Nov 2017

UPDATE: Yeppoon teen dies in 4WD beach rollover

UPDATE: Yeppoon teen dies in 4WD beach rollover

Single-vehicle rollover at Five Rocks late last night.

Sat 18 Nov 2017

Bruce Hwy carnage after driver crosses onto wrong side road

Bruce Hwy carnage after driver crosses onto wrong side road

UPDATE 1.30PM: Police believe a four-wheel-drive heading south has crossed into northbound traffic in a crash that has caused extensive Bruce Hwy...

Thu 16 Nov 2017

Coast star launches All 4 Adventure TV show in America

Coast star launches All 4 Adventure TV show in America

YOU wouldn't believe the crazy adventures this Coast man has, all in a day's work.

Thu 25 May 2017

BEACH RAGE: Calls for crackdown on illegal dune driving

BEACH RAGE: Calls for crackdown on illegal dune driving

FEELING "fairly bloody intimidated" was not what a Lennox Head fisherman expected from what was meant to be a relaxed afternoon of fishing at Seven Mile Beach.

Fri 24 Feb 2017

Mercedes-Benz's premium ute hits Australian shores

Mercedes-Benz's premium ute hits Australian shores

Mercedes' striking new 4x4 double cab ute, due to go on sale here in 2018, does some Australian off-road testing before hitting our showrooms

Tue 21 Feb 2017

What was going on with the man behind WA head-on fatality

What was going on with the man behind WA head-on fatality

THE man filmed driving a 4WD erratically in WA that crashed in a fatal head-on collision had been attempting to “start over again” after a “very bad year”.

Wed 8 Feb 2017

Outrage after driver caught running over birds on beach

Outrage after driver caught running over birds on beach

BIRDS were left injured and dying on the sand.

Fri 16 Dec 2016

'Brake! Brake!' Beach driving goes wrong

'Brake! Brake!' Beach driving goes wrong

BEACH driving can be a tricky business. Watch as four-wheel-drivers hitting the sand at Inskip Point find out getting a tow out of a jam can make things worse.

Tue 19 Jul 2016

LNG plants shout locals a $1.5m 4WD track on Curtis Island

LNG plants shout locals a $1.5m 4WD track on Curtis Island

NEW 4WD track on Curtis Island leads to popular fishing spot.

Thu 7 Jul 2016

Fishers spit chips over 4WD track closure

Fishers spit chips over 4WD track closure

Fisherman make last ditch effort before the local election to save their right to access a four-wheel-drive path on Angels Beach in Ballina.

Mon 13 Jun 2016

Gympie blokes film 'd***heads' at Double Island

Gympie blokes film 'd***heads' at Double Island

THESE two 4WDs were spotted taking a very deep dip at Double Island Point on Sunday.

Mon 16 May 2016

Couple loses thousands on 4WD web scam

Couple loses thousands on 4WD web scam

GOLDEN Beach man Jackson McCormack has learnt a hard lesson in online purchases after being ripped off $14,500.

Fri 13 May 2016

VIDEO: Four wheel drive on fire on Pacific Highway

VIDEO: Four wheel drive on fire on Pacific Highway

A car is on fire on the Pacific Highway near Billinudgel with the 4WD well alight

Tue 8 Mar 2016

Is Teewah Beach the world's craziest road?

premium_icon Is Teewah Beach the world's craziest road?

IS Teewah Beach the world’s craziest road? The Daily Mail certainly thinks so.

Fri 8 Jan 2016

Fraser Island a top choice for four-wheel-drivers

Fraser Island a top choice for four-wheel-drivers

CHRISTMAS holidays lend themselves to many options on getting out and about for a relaxing holiday.

Wed 6 Jan 2016

Stay safe, protect the environment while four-wheel driving

Stay safe, protect the environment while four-wheel driving

A NEW automated payment machine will make it easier for four-wheel drivers to access Seven Mile Beach at Lennox Head.

WATCH: Fisher drives with dead shark strapped to bullbar

WATCH: Fisher drives with dead shark strapped to bullbar

A PERTH motorist who was caught on film driving with a large shark tied to the front of their car has become a social media sensation.

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