Four Wheel Driver’s Code of Ethics

  • Obey the laws and regulations for Recreational Vehicles that apply to
    public lands.
  • Respect the cultural, heritage and environmental values of public/private
    land, by obeying restrictions that may apply.
  • Respect our flora and fauna. Stop and look, but never disturb.
  • Keep to formed vehicle tracks.
  • Keep the environment clean. Carry your own, and any other, rubbish out.
  • Keep your vehicle mechanically sound and clean to reduce the environmental
  • Adopt minimal impact camping and driving practices.
  • Seek permission before driving on private land. Do not disturb livestock
    or watering points, leave gates as found.
  • Take adequate water, food, fuel, basic spares and a first aid kit on trips.
    In remote areas travel with another vehicle and have Royal Flying Doctor
    Service, or equivalent, radio contact.
  • Enjoy your recreation and respect the rights of others.
  • Plan ahead and lodge trip details with a responsible person.
  • Support four-wheel drive touring as a responsible and legitimate family
    recreational activity. Consider joining an affiliated four-wheel drive club.