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Safari Auto 4WD

The Safari 5B4WDA Auto 4WD is our very first roof-top tent for two people and attached side annex for three people. Toyota Hilux chassis* or similar

5 Pax
4WD
Automatic
Diesel
N/A
N/A

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The Auto Safari rental great choice for outdoor 4wd camping
4X4 Australian road trip
4wd rental a great idea for self drive on unsealed roads across Australia
Camping in comfort in the Australian outback in a 4wd rental
Travel across Australia in a 4wd camper for your next Australian road trip
Perfect 4wd with roof top tent and attached side annex with awning
The Auto Safari rental great choice for outdoor 4wd camping
The Auto Safari rental great choice for outdoor 4wd camping
The Auto Safari rental great choice for outdoor 4wd camping
The Auto Safari rental great choice for outdoor 4wd camping
The Auto Safari rental great choice for outdoor 4wd camping
The Auto Safari rental great choice for outdoor 4wd camping
The Auto Safari rental great choice for outdoor 4wd camping
The Auto Safari rental great choice for outdoor 4wd camping
The Auto Safari rental great choice for outdoor 4wd camping
The Auto Safari rental great choice for outdoor 4wd camping
The Auto Safari rental great choice for outdoor 4wd camping
The Auto Safari rental great choice for outdoor 4wd camping
The Auto Safari has a tarp like material for the annex floor
The Auto Safari rental great choice for outdoor 4wd camping
The Auto Safari rental great choice for outdoor 4wd camping
The Auto Safari rental great choice for outdoor 4wd camping
The Auto Safari rental great choice for outdoor 4wd camping
The Auto Safari rental great choice for outdoor 4wd camping

Specifications

Vehicle Age
1-2 years old
Vehicle Make 5B4WDA
Toyota Hilux chassis or similar
HT Tyres or similar
Changes to Table and Chairs, extra driver Fee, Outback Safety Kit inclusions. Changes effective 26.02.2024
Changes effective 26.02.2024
The Britz Safari and Outback do Include the table and chairs as standard inclusions.
The Britz Safari and Outback do Include extra drivers as standard inclusions.

The Britz Safari and Outback do Include a Outback Safety Kit as standard inclusions. (Britz Safari 4WD & Britz Outback 4WD):
All 4WDs include either an EPIRB (Emergency Personal Indicator Radio Beacon) or PLB (Personal Locator Beacon) as well as an Outback Safety Kit.
• Air compressor
• Shovel
• Recovery Boards
Transmission
Automatic
Engine Specification
2.8L Turbo Diesel or similar
Fuel Tank Capacity
76-80L
Power Supply (Volts)
12V battery (dual)
All the 4WD’s have a single battery for the “House” part of the camper. e.g. Fridge
There is also the standard vehicle battery that is not connected to the house battery.
These two make up the “Dual Battery”.
Snorkel
No - it is on some promotional photos only
Seatbelts (Driver’s Cab / Main Cab)
2 / 3
Child/Booster Seat Fittings
2 child or booster seats
Air-conditioning (Driver’s Cab / Main Cab)
Yes / No
Heating (Driver’s Cab / Main Cab)
Yes / No
Entertainment (Driver's Cab)
Touchscreen display with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, featuring radio and bluetooth connectivity. USB in front and rear
Sleeping Capacity
Sleeps up to 5 adults
Bed Dimensions
Double - (Rooftop tent bed) - 2.50m x 1.25m
3 x Sleeping Mats - 1.92m x 0.58m x 0.08m thick
Bed
Rooftop Tent with Annexe - (1 Double Bed–Rooftop Tent, 3 x Sleeping Mats–Annexe)
Linen and Bedding (per person)
Linen and Bedding
• Pillows • Pillowcases • Sleeping bag • Sheets • Towels
Fridge / Freezer
40 litres
Hot / Cold Pressurised Water
No/No
Fresh Water
20L Jerry Can
Waste Water Tank
No
Toilet/Shower
No/No
Microwave
No
Kitchen sink
No
Gas Cooker
Yes (portable)
One burner cooker
Gas Bottle
4 x butane canisters supplied - No Gas Bottle
Fly Screens
Tent Only
Awning
Yes–fixed
Extras
Reversing camera / Sleeping Mats / Outback Safety Kit / Roof Rack
Cooking Utensils and Kitchen gear
Pots and pans, plates, bowls, cups, cutlery and cooking utensils, drinking glasses and tea towel.
General living
Dustpan and brush, fire extinguisher, bucket and hose, Matches, clothes line, pegs, hangers, dishwashing liquid, dish cloth
First Aid Kit
Yes (considered purchased if open)
Outback Safety Kit
All 4WDs include either an EPIRB (Emergency Personal Indicator Radio Beacon) or PLB (Personal Locator Beacon) as well as an Outback Safety Kit.
An OUTBACK SAFETY KIT is also included in the Safari and Outback 4WD.
The kit includes:
Air compressor
Shovel
Recovery Board
As of 26.03.2024
Internal Walk Through
No
Vehicle Width
1.85m
Vehicle Height
2.42m (3.52m with Rooftop Tent Up)
Vehicle Interior Height
N/A
Vehicle Length
5.33m
Luggage
Don’t forget to pack soft bags instead of a suitcase - much easier to store in the camper! The luggage storage is inside the canopy, we don’t advertise storage space on the roof as the roof top tent takes up the roof space. The luggage space is just in front of the camping pod we put in the canopies. For soft small luggage only.
Vehicle Notes
All vehicles include general living and bedding equipment. The specifications are indicative of the vehicle that will be supplied. Actual vehicles may vary according to year of manufacture and availability but your vehicle will be suitable for the required number of people and have similar specifications to those listed. Specifications may change without notice and cannot be requested.

The Safari Auto 4WD is our very first roof-top tent model featuring automatic transmission; built on a mix of Isuzu D-Max and Toyota Hilux chassis*.

Designed and built exclusively for Britz customers, the ride in the Safari Auto 4WD is smooth and comfortable on the road, with the ability to tackle the tough outback terrain with ease.

Two people can sleep in the roof-top tent, with the remaining three people in the attached ground annexe, on the self-inflating sleeping mats provided.

There’s no stopping you now! Get out there and explore Australia your way. Find the hidden outback gems in places you can only access by 4WD. We’ll supply the vehicle – you bring the adventure!

For all the important information around Safari Auto 4WD pickup locations, road restrictions and how to drive a 4WD see our quote.

The Safari Auto 4WD is available from Perth, Broome, Darwin, Alice Springs, Cairns and Brisbane, as well as Melbourne and Adelaide at the beginning and end of the 4WD season.

For all the important information around this rental including pickup locations, road restrictions, opening hours, supplier cancellation policy, bedding and linen, cooking and kitchen equipment, driver's licence equipment, is in the ‘Summary of Terms’.

Travel available Season 2024/2025 starts 1st April, 2024

Season 24/25 travel from 1st April, 2024 till 31.03.2025 refer to the summary of terms PDF

4WD RVs
Our 4WD RVs are ready to take adventurous travellers off the beaten track, however for their safety, there are restricted travel areas. For restricted destinations listed below, guests are required to nominate expected travel plans with the branch at pick-up and confirm with relevant local authorities that roads are passable prior to travel.

4WD Travel Restriction Table

Restricted (Permission Required)

Route must be nominated at booking for the supplier.
State/Territory:
Any islands, any remote unsealed roads (not already listed), Simpson Desert*, Gunbarrel Highway*, Tanami Track, Savannah Way from Normanton to Borroloola, Sandover Highway*
Queensland: Burke Development Road from Chillagoe to Normanton, Cape York (North of Laura/Cooktown*), Bloomfield track
South Australia: Oodnadatta Track*, Strzelecki Track*, Birdsville Track*
Tasmania: Tasmania
Western Australia: Bungle Bungles, Gibb River Road, Kalumburu Road, Mitchell Falls/ Plateau
Northern Territory: Arnhem Land*, Larapinta Road between Hermannsburg and Petermann, Plenty Highway*, Finke Road (between Alice Springs and Oodnadatta), Chambers Pillar
*Guests travelling to these locations are strongly advised to hire a satellite phone for safety purposes

Not Permitted at All Times
State/Territory: Any beaches
Queensland: Fraser Island, Moreton Island, Old Telegraph Track section of the road to Cape York, CREB Track, Cape York between 1 December- 31 May, Ghan Heritage Road (from Titjikala to Finke), Starcke Track, Fenchman Track
South Australia:
Tasmania:
Western Australia: Old Gunbarrel Highway, Canning Stock Route
Northern Territory: Boggy Hole (Finke Gorge National Park), Central Arnhem Road (past Beswick), Southern Lost City (Limmen National Park), Old South Road from Maryvale to Finke
*Guests travelling to these locations are strongly advised to hire a satellite phone for safety purposes

Not all RVs are suitable for all driving situations, so it’s important the right RV is chosen for the travel planned. thl, at its discretion, may restrict RV travel in certain areas due to adverse road or weather conditions, and the distance to nominated destinations in relation to the length of the rental period.

Restricted roads – are remote roads listed in the suppliers summary of terms PDF’s.

Agents notes: Written permission for Restricted Roads means are the road OPEN, SAFE and PASSABLE with no pending adverse road or weather warnings. On the day of pickup at the nominated Britz depot for pickup verify with the staff if the roads are open as the Branch gets the Roads NT and WA report daily it’s available also online at state Government website. There is a form that Britz will ask you to sign saying which roads you will be going on if any are on the restricted roads list. Please remember to purchase the Inclusive Pack Rentals and 4wd Max Cover (see Combined Liability Information PDF) at booking or at pickup for further explanation if you require it on 08 7999 7511.

The Safari Auto 4WD is available from Perth, Broome, Darwin, Alice Springs, Cairns and Brisbane, as well as Melbourne and Adelaide at the beginning and end of the 4WD season. With limited fleet so book early

Changes to Table and Chairs, Extra Driver fee, Outback Safety Kit inclusions. Changes effective 26.02.2024
What are the changes?
Changes effective 26.02.2024
The Britz Safari and Outback do Include the table and chairs as standard inclusions.
The Britz Safari and Outback do Include extra drivers as standard inclusions.

All 4WDs include either an EPIRB (Emergency Personal Indicator Radio Beacon) or PLB (Personal Locator Beacon) as well as an Outback Safety Kit.
The Britz Safari and Outback do Include a Outback Safety Kit as standard inclusions. (Britz Safari 4WD & Britz Outback 4WD):
• Air compressor
• Shovel
• Recovery Boards
Drivers Licence
What drivers licence is required?
If your Australian living in Australia have a Australian full and current driver's license. Drivers must be over 21 years of age.
We do not have any restrictions on age as long as they have a valid license.
Overseas Licence
Licence - I have a overseas drivers license?
A current and full motor vehicle driver’s licence is required and must be produced upon vehicle collection. Should a foreign licence be in a language other then English it must be accompanied by a current international driving permit issued in the same country as the driver’s licence was issued. An accredited English translation will be accepted in lieu of an international driving permit. Drivers must be 21 years of age or over.
Courtesy pickup from the airport
Is there a courtesy pickup from the airport to the pickup depot locations
No you will have to make your own way to the pickup depot location using for example Uber, Taxi or Licensed Private Hire Cars.
Suppliers vehicles product code
What is the suppliers vehicles product code?
5B4WDA
What about bringing extra gear
Can I bring my swags?
No room on roof due to the roof top tent, and no room in the rear of the vehicle for swags.
There is an annexe that they attach to the rooftop tent.
The attached Annex
What is the floor in the annex?
The Auto Safari has a tarp like material for the annex floor
Luggage storage
Where is there Luggage Storage
The luggage storage is inside the canopy, we don’t advertise storage space on the roof as the roof top tent takes up the roof space. The luggage space is just in front of the camping pod we put in the canopies. For soft small luggage only.