Variety 4WD Adventure

An adventure like no other

If you have always wanted to take your 4WD off-road and travel to some of Australia’s most beautiful and out of the way places then join the Variety 4WD Adventure and you won’t do it alone.

What is the Variety 4WD Adventure?

Suited to anyone with an adventurous spirit who takes pleasure in the great outdoors, the event caters for both experienced and in-experienced 4WDers alike. The event is supported by an experienced team of staff and officials, boasting over 70 years’ experience on the Variety 4WD Adventure. Radio communications, mechanical assistance and a scout to check the tracks are all there to ensure that you are safe. But most importantly they are there to make sure you have fun! If you think you would enjoy 10 days of adventure, exploring Australia’s great outdoors with other like-minded people, then this is the trip for you!

There’s nothing else like the Variety 4WD Adventure!

The Variety 4WD Adventure has it all!

Congratulations to our 2019 4WD Adventurers 

Our Variety 4WD Adventure 2019 has recently wound up, after a fabulus fundraising effort from our crews as they travelled through surf, sand and snow across Victoria.

We are excited to announce our 2020 route as well as a special offer for our early bird entries. Online registrations will be opening soon, in the meantime you can sign up by contacting us on (03) 8698 3900 or emailing [email protected]

Download Variety 4WD Adventure 2020 Flyer

Check Out Our 2020 Route


 Next year we are heading into classic
4WD territory - we’re talking desert, outback
tracks and our most famous rock - Uluru!

Sat 23 May Welcome Night Dinner Mildura, VIC
Day 1 Sun 24 May Silverton, NSW
Day 2 Mon 25 May Cameron Corner, QLD
Day 3 Tues 26 May Birdsville, QLD
Day 4 Wed 27 May Camping Simpson Desert, NT
Day 5 Thurs 28 May Camping Simpson Desert, NT
Day 6 Fri 29 May Camping Simpson Desert, NT
Day 7 Sat 30 May Mt Dare, SA
Day 8 Sun 31 May Alice Springs, NT
Day 9 Mon 1 June Hermannsburg, NT
Day 10 Tues 2 June Kings Canyon, NT
Day 11 Wed 3 June Uluru/Yulara, NT
Day 12 Thurs 4 June Final Night Dinner,Uluru/Yulara, NT

On Road Support


The event is supported by an experienced team of staff and officials, boasting over 70 years’ experience on the Variety 4WD Adventure. Radio communications are between each car, so you always know what’s going on, mechanical assistance in case you have any troubles, and a scout to check the tracks to ensure you know about any unexpected conditions.  What about before the event? We can advise you on how to prepare your car! Variety also runs a number of fundraising opportunities during the year to fundraise for your car, such as corner collections and auctions at our other events.

What Can I Expect?

Fun days and nights

As you take in some of the country’s best tracks and scenery, make new friends with Variety’s famous fun stops and games along the way (and party-filled nights)!

Full on-road support

You’ll never be left on the Variety 4WD Adventure! Our team has over 70 years 4WDing experience behind them. Radio communications, mechanical assistance and a scout to check the tracks are all there to ensure that you are safe. But most importantly they are there to make sure you have fun!

We take care of everything

Meals, accommodation, stunning track itineraries and exploring local areas with knowledge – sign up and we’ll take care of you! We assist you with advice on how to prepare your car and help you reach your fundraising goals!

I WANT IN!

It’s easy to enter the Variety 4WD Adventure! Get in touch with the team today on 03 8698 3900 or motoringev[email protected]

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Entry Details


It’s easy to enter the Variety 4WD Adventure! We have lot’s of resources to help you get off the beaten track and we’re here to support you along the way! The minimum
requirement to enter is $3,660. This is made up of a $660 inc GST registration fee and donations of $3000 to help kids in need across Victoria. What makes this adventure special? You get to meet some of the children you have directy assisted as we travel through this great state!

How You Help


Variety – the Children’s Charity is a national not-for-profit organisation committed to empowering Australian children who are sick, disadvantaged or have special needs to reach their full potential and achieve their dreams.

Variety Australia delivers over $1 million in individual and organisational equipment grants every month, filling the gaps often left by the government and other organisations.

Variety is often a family’s last resort to secure equipment vital to their child’s wellbeing. You can meet some of the kids we assist on the Variety 4WD Adventure as we deliver en-route grants to those who need it most.

Thank You to Our Event Partners

Event Enquiries

[email protected]

Fundraising Assistance and Enquiries

[email protected]

Sponsor Enquiries

[email protected]