||Sat 05 - Sun 06 Apr -
Wilderness First Aid Course
Knowing first aid is crucial and may save a life! Being informed about how to save a
life, dress a wound or assist someone who has experienced a medical emergency or
problem is always helpful. The Club is offering members an opportunity to attend a
first aid course presented by Tim Gray from Destination Medicine on 4 and 5 April at
Base 4 and we have negotiated a special price of only R650 per person. Get
more information here.
||Thu 17 - Sun 21 Apr - Easter Weekend to Sodwana Bay
Come and enjoy some of the most beautiful unspoiled beaches and one of the top ten scuba diving
destinations in the world suitable for experienced divers, those wanting to do a refresher or just some
snorkelling. I have dived Sodwana many times and never tire of these magnificent reefs with a huge range
of marine flora and fauna, stunning overhangs and corals. Get
more on this trip here. Get the Coral Divers'
information pack here. Get the Coral Divers'
price list here. Get the Sodwana booking form here. Get more on club outings here.
||2014 Adventure Calendar
The 2014 adventure calendar of the FWDCSA has been updated. Get planning now so that you can book your holidays in
advance and join other members in the fun and activities planned at exciting destinations close to home or
internationally. See the full calendar here.
||Information for touring in Africa
Alan Exton has gathered a lot of useful information for travellers from his trips around our sub-continent and
presents it here to make your own trip safer and easier. Read the
Download the latest newsletter from the Four Wheel Drive Club of SA (Gauteng Branch) here.
The 4x4 adventure of a lifetime has been finalised. The Trans-Himalayan Adventure as partially presented to the
members by Anindya from Indian Outskirts at Base 4 during Open day in October, has been finalised. Get
more on this amazing trip here.
||The Friends of Hwange Trust - Saving Zimbabwe’s
largest national park
Over 200 elephants have been poisoned with cyanide at Hwange. Read about this devastating crime and the Zimbabwe
authorities' powerful response to it. Get the latest Friends of Hwange
Trust newsletter here.
||Toyota Condor 4x4 for sale
2001 Toyota Condor RV 4x4 2400 cc petrol - 126,023 km. Excellent condition. All service records available. Engine
modified to Stage 2: gas-flowed cylinder head; 4-branch manifold; straight-through exhaust; modified camshaft;
sports air filter. Vehicle modifications: Reinforced high lift springs; heavy duty shocks; oversize BFG tyres; tow
bar; front bull bar; slide bars; heavy duty sump guard; dual battery system; long-range fuel tank; HID headlights;
vehicle recovery points. Other items: Fitted racking in rear with containers & dropdown table; 55 litre fresh
water tank; rear spare wheel mount; Thompson air compressor; concealed safe; Engel 40 litre fridge; fire
extinguisher; 29 MHz radio; 220V inverter; off-road recovery equipment. Price R 95,000 o.n.o. See
more 4x4 vehicles and equipment for sale here.
||Driver Training & Vehicle Recovery
The FWDCSA Gauteng Branch offers a comprehensive programme of off-road driver
training for club members and the public. The off-road driver training competence certification course is now
run over a weekend and complies with the SAQA Unit Standards 254135 and 254154. Separate ladies' driver training
courses are also offered. Get more details on driver training here.
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