Trip Requirements

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Minimum safety gear

  • Rated vehicle tow hooks front and rear. A Hayman Reese recovery adaptor is good for the rear tow hook.
  • Snatch strap
  • Two rated shackles
  • First aid kit
  • Fire extinguisher
  • UHF two way, hand held is fine

General trip rules

  • Pets are not permitted on club trips
  • Alcohol is not to be consumed by drivers or passengers on runs.
  • Illegal drugs and fire arms are not permitted at any time.
  • Enclosed footwear

Convoy Procedures

  • The driver in front is totally responsible for the vehicle following, and MUST wait at all intersections, where the convoy turns, for the following vehicle.
  • In hilly country or water crossings or other types of obstacles, you MUST allow the vehicle in front to clear the hill or obstacle and the track is clear before you can proceed. Don’t too follow to close. The vehicle in front must notify the vehicle following when the track is clear.
  • Never leave the convoy until you have informed the Trip Leader or Tail End Charlie and they have responded.

Trip Etiquette

  • Arrive at the departure point by the nominated time.
  • Make yourself known to the trip leader on arrival.
  • Sign on to the trip sheet.
  • All vehicles MUST have a working UHF/CB Radio. The Club UHF Channel is 15.
  • Always leave gates as you find them.