IT IS A LONG weekend for Victorians and, while many of the usual High Country haunts are closed due to fires, there’s plenty of off-road action to be seen.
The Patrolapart 4x4 Winch Challenge is happening at Neerim South, with spectators welcome to view the action on-site on Sunday. This event marks Round 1 of the 2019 Cross Country Driver’s Association Championship, so competitors will be keen to earn points.
Spectator tickets and location details for the Patrolapart Challenge can be found here: www.eventbrite.com.au
Up in beautiful northern New South Wales, Round 1 of the Comeup Xtreme Winch Challenge Series is happening at Emu Creek Retreat near Tabulam. The best winch truck teams from Queensland and NSW will be at it, competing for early points in this popular event. More details can be found on their Facebook page.
If you prefer your off-road action from the comfort of your own couch, The Mint 400 desert race is happening outside of Las Vegas this weekend. Among the best off-road racers in the world are a few Aussies competing in what they call America’s Great Off-Road Race, and you can catch the live stream here: themint400.com