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Intermediate 4WDrive and Recovery Course at Narbethong

1059 Maroondah Highway, Narbethong, Victoria, 3778

Your Intermediate 4WDrive and Recovery courses comprise an a fun two day with overnight training which includes basic skills and also first hand experience in bush driving and recovery techniques.

The two day course by PNL 4WDriving continues on from the Introduction course and on the second day includes, amongst other things, a night drive, recovery work, sand, rock, snow (season permitting), water crossings and further experience in the bush. Theory work is interspersed with practical experience that gives you greater understanding of what is being talked about.

A manual is also included to give you the ability to refresh your memory and as a useful reference guide.

Successful participants are issued with an Accredited Statement of Attainment along with a Certificate which can be used as a professional accredited skill for your work if needed.

Type Indicative prices

Discounted price for two drivers in one vehicle

$790.00 - $850.00


Children under 12 are free. Visitors over 12 are just $50 for the two days.

Days of operation:
  • Pick your own dates or join one of our scheduled courses usually Tuesday and Wednesday once or twice a month and one weekend a month. Please see website for dates.

Tour highlights:
  • Marysville State Forest
    Learn the basics of four wheel driving and how to look after your vehicle at a specialized training area. Then put what you have learnt into practice as you visit the magnificent Marysville State Forest on real bush tracks with hills, mud and fantastic views. Stay overnight and learn just as much again on the second day. A fun couple of days that will give you the confidence to safely take your four wheel drive to places you will love to experience.

Come and learn to drive your Four Wheel Drive in a safe and environmentally friendly way with PNL 4WDriving.

Gain confidence in your abilities and those of your vehicle, to enable you to take your vehicle to places you really want to visit with safety and skill. PNL 4WDriving is a Registered Training Organisation that can issue Statement of Attainments.

PNL 4WDriving is oriented towards professional four wheel drivers who understand regular training is required to keep skills current, novice four wheel drivers who wish to get more out of their recreation and learner four wheel drivers who have purchased a 4WDrive and require an insight and knowledge as well as four wheel drive owners and enthusiasts who wish to prove their skills and knowledge or who just enjoy driving and the great outdoors.

The aim of PNL 4WDriving courses is to teach drivers to safely handle the vehicle by avoiding dangerous situations that may cause damage to the environment, the 4WDrive and the 4WDrives' occupants.

Courses available include basic, intermediate, advanced, 4WDrive Instructor and for Private and Corporate customers.

All tours are done in a bush setting and access is not restrictive.

Due to current health advice on social distancing, please contact the business for the most up to date information regarding opening times and services.

  • Australian Tourism Export Council
  • Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
  • The Ecotourism Association of Australia
  • Visitor Information Centre
1059 Maroondah Highway, Narbethong, Victoria, 3778

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