Our Monthly Wanderer for November is David Townsend.
Many people in the south east QLD 4×4 and off road community know Dave for his sense of adventure and whimsical camp fire jokes. Dave is also Seven Slot Off Road crew and is very familiar with dessert, bush, creek and country driving experiences. Dave’s Jeep Wrangler has been featured in Jeep Action Magazine and 4WD Action. We asked Dave a few questions.
What far away destination have you and your Jeep travelled to?
From Brisbane to Perth.
What route did you take?
Brisbane to Birdsville, Birdsville to Alice Springs – via Birdsville track to Murrarie, then Oodnadatta Track to William Creek, Cooperpedy, Oodnadatta to Alice Springs. Alice to Darwin via Kakadu National Park, Darwin to Broome through Kunanurra and Kimberly Gib River Road to Broome, Broome to Perth Via West Coast.
Did you get lost at all – if so, were there any new discoveries?
No……..a wise man once told me “you’re not lost until you’re out of FUEL!!”
Have you ever towed with your Jeep?
Yes, I often tow with my Jeep and on this trip I towed my Trackabout camper.
What modifications do you have?
Just a few things [LOL]……Procomp wheels , Kumho tyres, Yukon diff gears, ARB air lockers and compressor, Wizard Performance suspension, Synergy control arms, EFS panhard rods, Longrange Automotive fuel tank, ARB front and rear bars, MPRB roof rack, Safari snorkel.
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