COVID-19 update: Victoria update. Click for details.
Contact Us Need help? Contact us
Explore Departments

4WD Treks Close to Sydney

by Craig Lewis and Cathy Savage

  • Spiral
PUBLISHED: 15th October 2013
ISBN: 9781922131454
RRP $50.00
Or pay later with
Ready to ship
From Sydney
Check your delivery time: Your delivery location:
{{ SelectedArea.Suburb }}{{ SelectedArea.Country == 'AU' ? (', ' + SelectedArea.State) : '' }} ({{ SelectedArea.Postcode }}) change
  • {{ Area.Suburb }}{{ Area.Country == 'AU' ? (', ' + Area.State) : '' }} {{ Area.Postcode }}
  • Your area not listed?
    Try search by suburb and postcode.
{{ DeliveryOption.expectation }} - {{ DeliveryOption.door_time }}
{{ DeliveryOption.price | currencyCentsFree }}
from {{ DeliveryOption.price | currencyCentsFree }}
Option unavailable
If ordered {{ DeliveryOption.cutoff }}
{{ }}
{{ DeliveryOption.special_message }}
An error occurred getting delivery options
Sorry about that, please try again later.
  • Spiral
PUBLISHED: 15th October 2013
ISBN: 9781922131454

Publisher Description

This completely revised and expanded 6th edition, now in the A4 format so popular among owners of 4WD vehicles, features 18 of the best four-wheel drive day and weekend treks within a few short hours' drive of Sydney. Expert route directions read in forward and reverse as well as featuring both GPS Lat/Long and UTM Grid References. Treks include: Yengo National Park, Abercrombie Trek, Tianjara Fire Trail, The Bridle Track, Dixons Long Point, Caves to Caves, Watagan Mountains, Sunny Corner Trek, Touring the Turon, Trek to Newnes, Baal Bone Gap, Stockton Beach, Chichester Forest, Barrington Tops and The Hunter Ranges. As a bonus the authors have provided details on walking tracks to explore and lookouts to take in the vistas which can be found along the route. Each tour is complemented with detailed trek maps covering the route taken along with a regional road atlas. Stunning fully colour photography provides inspiration to get out and explore the best 4WD destinations in the Sydney region.

Author Biography

In 1995 Craig Lewis and Cathy Savage threw in their day jobs and took the plunge to bceome full-time writers and photographers. In particular, they love to hit the road and explore by 4WD. 20 years later, Boiling Billy Publications has grown into one of Australia's leading outdoor guidebook imprints with close to three-quarters of a million books in print. Their titles include a full series of state-based camping guides, a series of 4WD guides and the bestselling Australian Bush Cooking and Australian Bush Pubs .

Table of Contents

Authors Note At a Glance How to Use this Book Trek 1 Around Meryla 12 Trek 2 Burralow Creek 18 Trek 3 Chichester Forest 24 Trek 4 Convict Trail 34 Trek 5 Falls & Lookouts Tour 46 Trek 6 Lost City & Newnes 54 Trek 7 Mount Royal 63 Trek 8 Six Foot Track 68 Trek 9 The Hunter Range 76 Trek 10 The Kings Tableland 84 Trek 11 Touring The Turon 89 Trek 12 Upper Allyn Jaunt 100 Trek 13 Watagan Wanderings 108 Trek 14 Wattle Flat Heritage Lands 120 Trek 15 Wheeny Creek & Mountain Lagoon 125 Trek 16 Yalwal Circuit 130 Trek 17 Abercrombie Trek 138 Trek 18 Barrington Tops 148 Trek 19 Caves to Caves 161 Trek 20 Dixons Long Point 172 Trek 21 Gibraltar Rocks & Little River 182 Trek 22 Root Hog Crossing 190 Trek 23 Stockton Beach 198 Trek 24 The Pinnacle 204 * Trek 25 Gardens of Stone 214 Touring Atlas Index

Long Description

Boiling Billys bestselling 4WD Treks Close to Sydney is now in its 6th edition and in the new A4 format. With 85,000 plus copies sold in previous editions, this title continues to be the ultimate guide for 4WDers wishing to explore the surrounds of Sydney. This completely revised edition features 25 of the best four-wheel drive day and weekend treks within a few short hours' drive of Sydney. Readers will find: expert route directions, in forward and reverse, which feature GPS Lat/Long and UTM grid references; detailed trek maps for each trip; a regional road atlas and stunning full colour photography. Also included in the route directions for each trip are details of picnic areas, camping sites, walking tracks to explore and lookouts to take in the vistas. Some of the treks to explore include: Convict Trail, Abercrombie River National Park, Dixons Long Point, Caves to Caves, Watagan Wanderings, The Pinnacle, Touring the Turon, Lost City & Newnes, Stockton Beach, Chichester Forest, Barrington Tops and The Hunter Range.

Product Details

Craig Lewis, Cathy Savage
Boiling Billy Publications
Country of Publication
Publication Date
The 25 Best Tours Around the Sydney Region
Short Title
4WD Treks Close to Sydney

Product Reviews

04 Sep, 2018
Great book , wish there were more , cheers
By Malcolm
15 Jun, 2018
By Craig
30 Apr, 2018
By Omar
25 Apr, 2018
Great content easy to follow
Only wish I didn't purchase the ring binder book as it is not as practical as the hard spine cover plus the ring binder book is to large to store anywhere in the car
By Jason
16 Apr, 2018
By Dave
12 Sep, 2017
Great book. Can't wait to explore
By Michelle
18 Jul, 2017
Great book. We use it all the time
By Tracey