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Sand Driving Course


Bring your camera and experience a Family Fun day out

XDrive 4x4 driving course Sunshine CoastThis Sand Driving course is made up of theory and practical driving on the beach.  Discover what you need to know about beach driving. It will be a a great day out on the beach overcoming obstacles and sometimes watching the public make fools of themselves driving completely incorrectly and getting stuck. It is really so easy once you know how the ins and outs of sand driving. The theory sessions will take place along the beach throughout the day. Bring the family along.

Venue: Sunshine Coast

Dates Available: Email XDrive for training dates


Brief Course Overview

  • Learn techniques to negotiate various types of sand
  • Equip your vehicle for sand driving
  • Understand beach conditions including environmental impacts of sand driving
  • Use electronic control aids fitted to modern vehicles
  • Learn the importance of Tyre Pressures
  • Learn how to extract yourself once you are stuck in sand
  • Sand driving and recovery techniques including Maxtrax, snatch straps and more
  • Tips for recovering your vehicle
  • Receive a Certificate of completion

What to Bring:

Your own 4wd vehicle with a full tank of fuel

Beach Driving Permit

Money for Ferry/Barge Fees

This is an outdoor course, please wear appropriate clothing for weather conditions

Lunch and plenty of water

Folding chairs

Sun cream, beach towel, camera