Getaway 4WD Club Inc (WA)
About The Getaway 4WD Club
Our Club Objectives
Club member gives a Powerlines Track challenge a go
Our Club Aims
Water tower remnant on the abandoned Mt Magnet to Sandstone rail line
Visitors to the Club
These include, but are not limited to, the following:
Type of Vehicle required to be owned by Visitor in order to be eligible for Membership, and for joining Club trips:
Club Rules - 6.1 TYPE OF VEHICLE
Vehicles that are classed as 4 wheel drive, either constantly or by manually invoking the second set of wheels to be driven by the motor via gearbox/transfer box are suitable. However, it is strongly recommended that:
• The vehicle is equipped with high and low range gears.
Club Rules - 5 VISITORS
Visitors may be invited to attend and participate in Club activities, providing that, they agree to abide by the Club Constitution, Rules and Codes.
Although Visitors should read all of this manual and the Club Constitution so as to determine that they are prepared to accept the conditions and rules therein, the Visitor/s is expressly directed to the following sections of this Rules and Codes Manual.
By joining the Trip or other club activity, the Visitor or Visitors have indicated that, they have accepted the Club's Constitution, Rules and Codes and that they will abide by them.
Where a Club Member invites along a Visitor/s to a trip or other Club activity, it is that Member's responsibility to act as monitor for the Visitor/s and to advise the Visitor/s of the Club’s requirements, in particular:
• To loan to the Visitor/s, a copy of the Club Constitution and a copy of the Club’s Rules and Codes Manual to read and then return, to enable the Visitor/s to determine that they are prepared to accept and abide by the conditions and rules therein, in order to participate in Club activities.
Trip Leaders will need to satisfy themselves that, Visitors have read, accepted and agreed to abide by the Club Constitution, Rules and Codes.
The Trip Leader may also exempt the Visitor from some of the items listed on the Club’s Mandatory Equipment List, but not from the Mandatory Recovery Points, front and rear of their vehicle.
Visitors should be aware that their conduct on Club activities will be a critical consideration for potential 'invitation to membership' of the Club.
These vehicles all have the Club's mandatory equipment fitted
Club Rules - 17.2 NEW CLUB MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION
A Person wishing to become a member of the Club, will be required to:
(a) Attend a minimum of 2 Club overnight camping trips to a maximum of 3 overnight camping trips using their own vehicle and the driver or drivers and the vehicle shall comply with clause 6 Type of Vehicle.
The prospective member shall then:
(a) Complete a Membership/Renewal Application Form.
Family and Single membership shall be dependent on the Member paying Membership subscription fees and fulfilling the requirements described by the Club’s Rules and/or as may be determined from time to time by the Committee and/or any carried resolution.
A person who wishes to become a Member shall apply for membership to the Committee, in writing, on the Club’s Form for Membership. The Form for Membership shall be signed by the applicant and by two (2) Club Members, one as the proposer and one as the seconder.
The Committee shall, at a Committee meeting, consider each application made and shall accept or reject that application.
The Committee may refuse any application for membership without assigning any reason.
Getaway 4WD Club Inc (WA)
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