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“What an unforgettable experience!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of 4WD Tag-Along & Passenger Tours

4WD Tag-Along & Passenger Tours
Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
+61 411 296 288
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Owner description: Popular Port Stephens 4WD Holiday Attraction. On Stockton Sand Dunes. You can come and enjoy this popular Port Stephens holiday activity on Stockton Sand Dunes and receive 4WD Training for free. Why go out 4WD'ing by yourself and worry about mechanical problems and expensive recovery when you can tag-along with 4WD Tag-along Tours. You can just have fun and learn the safest ways to use your 4WD off-road at the same time! If you have an All Wheel Drive (AWD) you are very welcome to join us too. 4WD Tag- Along Tours on Stockton sand dunes at Port Stephens operate daily 7 days a week. Tours last for approximately 3 1/2 hours with: sandboarding, driver training, visit Tin City where Mad Max was filmed, 360 degree view from the very top of the sand dunes, driving up and over sand dunes, Aboriginal sites, stop on the beach to look for pipis. We will can personalise your 4WD tour to meet your needs.Bring your family and come along with 4WD Tag-Along & passenger tours to see the Blue Mountains and its spectacular scenery with 3rd Generation local knowledge of the area, outstanding rock formation, Magical views, adventurous, fun, informative family friendly.See the best the spectacular Blue Mountains has to offer, share your experience around a campfire, and see Lost City and historical sites. Experience the beauty of the mountain ranges, ridge tops and valleys with experienced and knowledgeable guides.Stay at the foot of the magnificent Blue Mountains at the Blue Hills Farm Stay offering relaxing country charm, family friendly atmosphere, surrounded by native Australian bushland with wildlife a plenty, breathtaking mountain escarpments and glorious sunsets. Feed a chicken or pat a sheep or horse.No experience necessary, all training and guidance will be given by fully qualified and experienced cert iv trainers.Stay in a self contained unit or bring your tent, caravan or camper. Arrive Friday afternoon and relax around the fire ready for a fun filled weekend. Day 1 4wd training on our purpose built track to suit all levels of experience from beginners to advanced and a mystery 4wd tour. Day 2 4wd Tag Along Tour through the Blue Mountains visiting spectacular lost city and historical sites, we will look after you from start to finish. Tea and coffee supplied.Weekend includes 2 nights' accommodation4wd training Tour of the Blue Mountains including Lost city and historical sites. If you are a member of a social group, business or club, we are pleased to guide your group on a tailored made tour.
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“What an unforgettable experience!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

Our family took 3 Prado land cruisers on this tour. Our tour guide Bruce was great, took us on off road tracks to discover hidden gems and to the sand dunes which are off limits to the public. A fantastic family experience- well worth your money! Bruce also had some sand boards in his 4 wd which he let us slide down the massive sand dunes- this is one experience you and your family will not regret!

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Very enjoyable”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

We had a wonderful time and learnt a lot at the same time. We found bruce the instructor excellent. I can defiantly say this worth the time and money. The cost was very reasonable.

Visited March 2013
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
“Absolutely amazing!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

Amazing guide (Bruce) - knowledgeable, amusing and very professional. We were able to adjust the tour for our needs (2 y/o twins), got plenty of explanations along the route and great driving guidance.
This great experience is totally worth the money.

Visited March 2013
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Wow...What an experience.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2013

We were a group of 3 friends who wanted to have some off road experience in the sand dunes. One of us had bought the FJ in hope that one day he can off road.After searching the internet for options we finally decided on Bruce and his Tag Along tour.
Initially we were apprehensive but the amount of experience and stories he shared were amazing.His knowledge of the local flora and fauna is great.
With no experience in driving off road, Bruce explained about the 4WD, and the styles of driving. The best experience was driving off the edge in to the steep side of the sanddune.
Bruce is no time watcher...he is truly passionate about 4WD and an excellent teacher. We definitely recommend this experience to anyone with a 4WD...and if you do not have one..you can ride along with Bruce in his LandCruiser.

Visited March 2013
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Ryde, Australia
13 reviews 13 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“A different tour with good guide”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

A great family experience in a different place and views.
A bit of bush, a bit of beach, finishing with a funny sandboard for everyone, (no matter the age!)
Our guide (Bruce) was very friendly and amused. Lots of fun guaranteed!
He is a nature lover and protector... that's the way to preserve this beautiful place!

It isn't a cheap tour but if we consider the expenses with the car and compare to other options we found, it is reasonable!

I recommend this to those who are looking for some fun in the nature but not wiling to spend too much and still want o enjoy with a local experienced guide!

Visited February 2013
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