HEMA Books

  • 4WD + CAMPING ESCAPES: Perth and the South West


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    4WD + Camping Escapes Perth and the South West (1st Edition)

    This guide from Hema outlines the best four-wheel driving and camping locations in the picturesque South West Western Australia. Each regional section outlines the area’s 4WD Tracks and a camping directory at the end to provide comprehensive coverage of the regions camping areas. The complete atlas contains Hema’s South West Western Australia map, featuring 24hr fuel, information centres, rest areas and points of interest. The guide features 15 4WD tracks, each with its own detailed inset map showing the route taken. The range of trips includes some suitable for first-timers as well as others for the more experienced looking for something new to tackle. All of the tracks are colour-coded to make it simple to find the tracks that suit your type of vehicle and handy symbols show towing suitability too. The featured camping area descriptions help you find a site to suit your requirements, whether you want a 2WD-accessible spot with toilets and a shower that’s suitable for your caravan, or a 4WD-only bush camp with no facilities but where your pet is allowed. The book is written by Michael and Jane Pelusey, who are both keen outdoor enthusiasts and experienced travel writers. There’s also plenty of essential pre-trip reading on terrain, permits, environmental issues, fishing and bushwalking. Key Features
    • 15 of the best 4WD tracks in South West WA
    • Almost 300 camping areas
    • A complete atlas contains Hema’s South West Western Australia map, featuring 24hr fuel, information centres, rest areas and points of interest.
    • Featured camping area descriptions
    • Fully indexed
  • 4WD ADVENTURES: Australia’s Top 100 Tracks


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    4WD Adventures: Australia's Top 100 Tracks (2nd Edition)

    Discover Australia’s Top 100 4WD tracks using this guide as your ultimate off-road adventure tool. Each page features colourful, glossy imagery and detailed tracks personally mapped out and driven by the Hema Map Patrol and our team of experts, for the most up-to-date information across 19 different regions of Australia. With the 4WD Adventures guide, you can expect to have a reliable source of knowledge at your fingertips, turning your 4WD trip into a reality. Key Features
    • 100 4WD trips from 19 Australian regions
    • Detailed inset maps
    • Nearest supply points and camping areas
    • Track grading for your vehicle type


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    It’s easy to find somewhere to ride with the Australia Motorcycle Atlas with 200 Top Rides, which features Australia-wide city, state and regional mapping. Packaged in a protective plastic sleeve, the Australia Motorcycle Atlas is split into two books, with one containing a Hema Road Atlas and the other containing 200 Top Rides. Written by motorcycle and travel expert Peter 'The Bear' Thoeming, while a custom 'Great Motorcycle Rides of Australia' wall map is included with the atlas for proud motorcyclists to find and plan trips.
  • AUSTRALIA ROAD & 4WD ATLAS (Perfect Bound)


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    Australia Road & 4WD Atlas (Perfect Bound) 12th Edition

    Featuring trusted Hema mapping for all of Australia, the perfect bound Hema Road & 4WD Atlas is the definitive travel guide for tourers and adventurers. Hema atlases feature more information useful to travellers, including 4WD tracks, campsites, caravan parks, rest areas, 24-hour fuel and points of interest. This edition contains more mapping than ever before, which is enhanced by a striking new cartographic style that?s incredibly easy to read. Included in this is up-to-date mapping for Australia's biggest 4WD destinations: Cape York, Fraser Island, the Top End, the Kimberley, the Pilbara, Central Australia, High Country Victoria and the Flinders Ranges. A handy distance grid, national park guide, list of accredited information centres and a complete index are also included to assist with trip planning and navigation, making it the perfect tool for guiding tourers, campers, road trippers and off-roaders throughout Australia. Key Features
    • Detailed 4WD tracks
    • Fuel
    • Points of interest
    • National parks
    • Campsites
    • Caravan parks
    • Rest areas
    • Road distances
    • Fully indexed


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    Hema have released a brand new edition of the best-selling outdoor guidebook for discovering Cape York now features 22 atlas pages in a stunning new cartographic style and also incorporates content from the popular Cape York Travel & Adventure Guide by Ron and Viv Moon as well. The 5th edition features 15 4WD trips, explored and revised by travel journalist Ian Glover, with photography by Matt Williams. Each trip has a detailed map, plus all the information you need to plan the trip including trip grading, longest distance without fuel, permits and contact details.


    • Featuring the top 15 4WD trips, including The Old Telegraph Track
    • Detailed inset maps for every track
    • Best campsites
    • Trip planning tips
    • Contains a detailed Road Atlas for Cape York, including detailed mapping for The Tip
    • Maps show fuel, camping areas and rest areas
    • New cartographic style with latest mapping, points of interest and facilities
    • Mapping field-checked by the Hema Map Patrol.


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    Go-To Guide for Caravans (1st Edition)

    Hema’s Go-To-Guide for Caravans was the first release in Hema’s ‘Go-To’ series which contains Go-To guides for Motorhomes, Campers, 4WDs and Boats. This guide was produced in collaboration with Australia’s longest-running and industry-leading magazine Caravan World. This publication is an informative introductory guide for those who plan on using a Caravan to travel around Australia. It covers a range of topics including;
    • Trip Planning
    • Preparation
    • Equipment & Gadgetry
    • Maintenance & DIY
    • Safety & Security
    • Food & Frivolities
    • Inspiring Destinations
    Hema’s Go-To-Guide for Caravans has been produced by industry experts, is presented in a clear and easy to understand format and of course provides a selection of Hema’s award-winning maps. From windswept grey nomads to sun-kissed newly-weds, Hema's Go-To Guide for Caravans is a vital companion for every kind of caravanning enthusiast. Key Features
    • 150-page informative guide covering all aspects of trip planning and operating and maintaining a Caravan
    • Written by industry experts in collaboration with Australia’s longest-running and industry-leading magazine Caravan World
    • An easy-to-read format, with plenty of info-graphics
    • Selection of Hema’s award-winning maps.


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    Great Desert Tracks Atlas and Guide (5th Edition)

    For over 20 years, Hema's Map Patrol has been mapping the interior of Australia. In this comprehensive guide to traversing Australia's desert regions, Hema takes you into the arid heart of Australia. Whether you are a desert lover, or just looking to tackle some of Australia's favourite 4WD destinations, this informative guide is an indispensable companion to those tackling Australia's great desert tracks. This edition includes handy track profiles showing elevations and distances as well as points of interest, camping areas and supply points in one easy-to-follow graphic. There's also plenty of essential pre-trip reading on how to prepare for your trek, safety in the outback and driving techniques, making this the must-have guidebook for travelling Australia's deserts.

    Key Features

    • 25 4WD Trips featured
    • Contains the complete set of Hema's Great Desert Tracks maps
    • Tracks coded by vehicle type with symbols showing towing suitability, GPS-surveyed roads and tracks that show fuel and provision availability
    • Track descriptions include permit information and contact details
    • Background information on geomorphology, major environments and ecosystems, and history
    • Track profiles showing elevations and distances as well as POIs, camping areas and supply points


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    Kimberley Atlas & Guide (6th Edition)

    The definitive guidebook for exploring Western Australia's Kimberley region, featuring the Top 10 4WD Trips written by Ron and Viv Moon, in combination with topographic atlas mapping for the region. This edition of Hema’s best-selling outdoor guidebook for discovering the Kimberley now features 20 atlas pages in a stunning new cartographic style. The guide now features the Top 10 4WD Trips for the Kimberley, which has been written by off-road legends Ron and Viv Moon. Also included is an introduction to the region, as well as information sections on planning the trip and what to see and do. There are detailed touring sections on the distinct regions of the Kimberley. The Top 10 4WD Trips are broken into their respective localities, with each trip containing comprehensive trip information including gradings, distances, relevant travel information and drive coverage from start to finish.

    Key Features

    • Handy atlas for navigation
    • 10 top 4WD trips featured
    • Detailed maps throughout
    • Maps show fuel locations
    • Trip planning tips
    • When to go and how to prepare
    • Where to stay and best campsites
    • Listings of tour operators
    • Background reading on the region


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    Discover Australia’s largest state with the Western Australia Road and 4WD Track Atlas. Plan and navigate your trip with state-wide atlas mapping, which includes detailed coverage of Perth and Southwest Western Australia. Find an adventure with a list of the state’s Top 50 4WD Trips, which each have a track grading, distances, contact information and an atlas reference.
    There is even detailed information on Western Australia’s Top 25 National Parks.  This includes camping areas within each park, things to do, contact details, an inset map and a rundown of what makes each park unique. You also get a list of private camping areas and caravan parks, an index and a list of all accredited visitor centres within Western Australia.  Everything you need to explore WA in one book!