Isuzu D-MAX spays water whilst driving through water crossing

River Island - New South Wales

1 day
18/19/20 Oct
per vehicle


The River Island off-road experience will be held on the 18th, 19th & 20th of October 2019 and will provide Isuzu owners with an understanding of their vehicles in challenging 4WD environments. Traversing over sand and water crossings, steep gradients and rocky climbs, all under the guidance of a qualified 4WD instructor.
River Island is located in the Southern Highlands of NSW, amongst rolling hills that plunge into the waters of the Wollondilly River. This patch of paradise offers multiple river crossings and seemingly endless trails of rock and sand.
Isuzu D-MAX drives over uneven dirt train with one wheel suspended


All drivers will be given a short theoretical presentation delivered by accredited 4WD instructor, David Wilson. Following this, your newfound knowledge and vehicle will be tried and tested off the beaten track of River Island.

Isuzu D-MAX enters water crossing


This adventure experience is open to all 4x4 Isuzu D-MAX or MU-X owners within Sydney and the surrounding areas. The day-trip is geared towards less experienced four wheel drivers, but drivers of all skill level have something to gain from this experience.

The event fee covers two people, preferably both licenced drivers, and all participants are to be strictly 12 years or over to suit the event activities of the day.

What you will learn

This day is about enabling you to go off road, confidently. Below is a summary of some of the key learnings you will gain:

Water crossing

Sand driving

Stall recover techniques

Tackling traction

Steep ascents and
steep descents

The differences between
4-High and 4-Low

Getting bogged

Picking the right line

Limited Places Available $300 Per Vehicle

2 People Per Vehicle

Breakfast and Lunch

Dedicated 4x4 Trainer

Spots Available Per Day

  • Non-genuine aftermarket accessories and modifications featured are not recommended or endorsed by Isuzu UTE Australia, as the modification or accessories may impact the New Vehicle Warranty. For detailed information on 'what is' and 'what is not' covered by the Manufacturer's Warranty please refer to the Warranty and Service Booklet.