22 Jul 2018
News, Travel

Solar Suzukis Cross the Simmo 

Yep, really. Dragging two solar-powered Suzuki Sierras across the Simpson Desert for a Guinness World Record, and some pretty hefty bragging rights. That’s what Alan Johnson from Piranha Off-Road Products, and Mark French, originally from Marks 4WD Adaptors have managed to do. Third time out…

News, Travel

Big News from the Big Red Bash 

Well it’s official…the world’s most remote music festival has now sold out! Over 6000 people will travel a combined 20 million kilometres to get out to Big Red near Birdsville in the Simpson Desert for The Big Red Bash, doubling the size of last year’s event, and providing a welcome…

News

Video: 2016 Birdsville Big Red Bash 

Tickets are selling out fast for the 2016 Birdsville Big Red Bash, which is brought to you by the team at Pat Callinan’s 4X4 Adventures. Every Big Red Bash ticket comes with a subscription to Pat Callinan’s 4X4 Adventures magazine, giving you yet another reason to…

Travel

Destination Guide: Big Red 

Just out of Birdsville on the eastern edge of the Simpson Desert is a sand dune. Now there’s 1100 dunes that you’ll have to negotiate when crossing the desert, but this one is something special. As the name implies, Big Red is, well, rather large….