Mar 29

Rabbit Proof Fence Road Trip

Date & Time
29 March 2025 5:00 PM
Timezone
(UTC+08:00) Australia/Perth

Registrations Close
24 March 2024 12:00 AM

Description:

This Road Trip will follow the 1833 km No.1 Rabbit Proof Fence constructed 1901-07 from Starvation Boat Harbour on the south coast to Cape Keraudren in the north.
Through the Wheatbelt, station country, Little Sandy Desert and the Pilbara.

Meeting Point: The Lakes, Great Eastern Highway

Trip Leader: Kim Epton

Trip Grade: 1-3

Distance: 2000 kilometres approximately.

UHF Channel: 14 (alternative is 15).

Accommodation: Bush Camping, occasional caravan park.

National Park(s): Cape Range

What to Bring:

Standard recovery gear and camping gear. You need to be self-sufficient for food and water.

Resupply:
Various country towns, limited as the Road Trip proceeds north.

Photographs:
As part payment for participation in the trip, photos are to be made available at no cost for use in the photo-essay trip report published on the Club website. Copyright in the photographs is retained by the photographer.

Disclaimer:
The Cockburn 4WD Club Inc and the Trip Managers do not accept liability for any loss, damage or injury to persons or property arising from participating in this Trip. While all due care will be taken, no responsibility will be accepted.

Vehicle Damage and/or Recovery:
Your vehicle may be damaged and/or become inoperable/immobile and other participants in the Trip will make ‘best endeavours’ to repair it or get it to a populated place or another place where commercial recovery can be effected. The ultimate cost of damage/recovery is your responsibility.

Conduct:
If you act inappropriately while on the trip, you will be asked to leave.

Event Type
Extended
Event Location
exmouth WA

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