The National 4x4 Outdoors Show, Fishing & Boating Expo, returns to the Brisbane Showgrounds from March 27-29. Tickets are now on sale.
Regarded as Queensland's largest and most popular outdoor lifestyle, recreational and adventure event, the 4x4 Show showcases the very latest in fishing, boating, 4x4 adventure and accessories over 3 exciting days.
Once again staged at the expansive Brisbane Showgrounds, families are invited to get a taste of what the Australian outdoors lifestyle can offer them, and see first-hand, new releases, compare prices, and pick up one of the many exclusive show-only specials from the biggest and best brands in the marketplace.
Included in the bumper list of companies displaying within the 20,000 square metre trade area will be Ironman 4X4, with their massive selection of locally developed products now available in over 120 countries worldwide.
For owners of 4X4s and SUVs will there be something for everyone, with aftermarket accessories, protection equipment, safety, recovery and emergency gear, the latest and greatest trailers and caravans, as well as tents, swags, camping gear and cooking equipment.
Boat lovers are in for a treat, with the latest models on display, including fishing boats, tinnies, pontoon boats, as well as chains, anchors and accessories.
Folks who are into their fishing will have to keep an eye out for a bargain, with a wide range of the latest and greatest rods, reels, tackle, lures and accessories on display and ready to take home.
Adventure sports are also taken care of, with personal watercraft, kayaks, dirt bikes, mountain bikes, as well as all manner of recreational sports equipment on show.
For those looking for the next big adventure, there will be an array of information available from a range of tourist destinations and tourism activities, such as fishing charters.
With all this choice available in the one place, the 4x4 Show is your one-stop-shop for any outdoor products and unparalleled expertise and advice from industry experts.
Plus adding to the vibrant community atmosphere is the return of Action Arena with non-stop high adrenalin thrills, including the crazy antics of Australia's number one stunt man, Matty Mingay.
Thrilling fans nation-wide, Mingay and his Hot Wheels Stunt Show now includes his 12 year old son, Maddzy, will no doubt have crowds on the edge of their seats as they perform outrageous tyre shredding stunts and jumps in their high octane performance.
There will also be plenty of entertainment on multiple stages, which will host a long rollcall of special guests and visiting industry experts, ready to share their expertise, experiences and sensational stories with show visitors.
Onsite demonstrations will include tutorials on a variety of angling skills and the effectiveness of different fishing equipment, plus there will be plenty of treats to be shared on the Catch and Cook Stage with various friends of the show, putting their culinary skills to the test, at the same time sharing some top tales from travels past.
For those looking to get more hands-on and in the driver's seat, the 4x4 Proving Ground is perfect for putting the latest 4WDs on the market through their paces on purpose-built tracks, mirroring the toughest of off-road conditions.
Viewers will be able to learn the keys to safe towing, correct winching procedures, as well as recovery tips, ensuring a successful next outing off the beaten track.
After almost three decades, the National 4x4 Outdoors Show, Fishing & Boating Expo is well established as Queensland's biggest and most comprehensive outdoor lifestyle show, attracting more than 30,000 visitors annually.
Officially supported once again by the Boating Industry Association (BIA), the exhibition is at the centre of Queensland's favourite recreational past time.
Open from 9am to 6pm on Friday and Saturday, and 9am to 5pm on Sunday, tickets can be pre-purchased online or available at the event.
Children 15 or under are free with an adult ticket, while pensioner concessions are also available.
There is a range of transport options to get you to and from the Brisbane Showgrounds, including multiple public transport options, plus more parking than ever before has been made available onsite.
For more information and to plan your visit, check out the website at www.4x4show.com.au/brisbane