, the Ultimate Travel Website, Is Open For Business

TeleMapics LLC, a privately held business focused on travel, tourism and location based services, announced today the launch of its ThereArePlaces travel website. Available at, the site is focused on international travel and is designed to help would-be travelers gain confidence while learning how to travel safe and well with a minimum of effort. […]


Yeagarup is an epic four wheel driving destination in the South West, where the Warren River meets the Indian Ocean. It is located just out of Pemberton, and has the biggest set of inland dunes in the southern hemisphere. The beach is massive, and has an incredible reputation for fishing. Where is Yeagarup? Yeagarup is […]

Why fitting an EGT Gauge is a good idea

I’ve had my 80 Series Land Cruiser now for just over 6 months, and absolutely love it. My Hilux was great, but this thing has heaps more power, torque and comfort. With a big trip coming up, a reasonably fresh engine and a need for prevention, I decided to fit an EGT gauge. What is […]

Travelling Bali

Bali is a hugely popular location for tourists from Australia year round, and for plenty of different reasons. Whether you want to shop, surf, laze on the beach, get cheap massages, go on an adventure or eat spectacular food you can guarantee Bali has it covered. The island of Bali is tiny when compared to […]


Spearfishing is a sport that I have only gotten into in the last few years. I have always had a passion for fishing, but found it to be incredibly tiresome when you weren’t catching anything. On top of that, it is often expensive when you add rods, reels, lures, plastics, bait, line and other little […]

Preston Beach

Preston beach is a gorgeous beach just over an hour away from Perth. It is open to four wheel drives, well known for good fishing and has a range of accommodation options. About Preston Beach Preston Beach is a very small town with a general store, a number of holiday homes and a gorgeous beach. […]

Part time kit

What is a part time kit? A part time kit converts a constant four wheel drive vehicle into a rear wheel drive vehicle with manual locking hubs at the front. In other words, while you drive on bitumen the vehicle is two (rear) wheel drive. When you need four wheel drive, you get out of […]

Logue Brook to Harvey

If you are looking for a fairly easy 4×4 track (with plenty of medium to extremely difficult tracks on the side) to explore some of WA’s south west then the Logue Brook to Harvey track is a great place to start. This trip comes from the book ‘4WD Days out of Perth’, and is well […]

Is the ARB Deflator worth it?

One of the most important concepts surrounding four wheel driving is the tyre pressures that you run. The moment you leave the bitumen, your tyre pressures need to be adjusted accordingly. This helps by increasing traction, using less fuel and preserving the tracks, tyres and car mechanicals. How do you get more traction from lower […]