Here are some useful links to the rest of the GPS world:

Software Products:

 Moving Map Software:

bulletOziExplorer - highly recommended.
One of the best moving map software packages around. Written in Australia by Des Newman.

Maps and Charts:

bulletAustralian Hydrographic Service - Sea Charts around Australia
bulletNSW Waterways - Download PDF charts
bulletMaps of Tasmania from Land Information Systems Tasmania.

General Waypoint, Route and track transfer (to and from GPS to PC) software:

bulletG7ToWin A great piece of freeware suitable for managing waypoints, creating routes and viewing track information.
bulletNow G7ToCE for CE devices. Same as above
bulletEasyGPS - new player easy to use and its free!
bulletGPilotS - manages Waypoints, routes and tracks on your Palm Pilot.
bulletCybertracker for Palm Users


bulletOne of the best sites around: Joe & Jacks GPS Info Page
bulletwww.geocaching.com  it is the worldwide Geocaching data base site. A new fun GPS sport!
bulletAnd more on geocaching - www.navicache.com
bulletMore Aussie Web sites to check out:
bulletAustralian Geographic Place Names - a data base of Australian names and places
bulletWant to connect your GPS to USB? Click here
bulletwww.walkgps.com - This site provides descriptions, maps, waypoints, routes and photos for more than 30 one day bushwalks most of which are within a distance of less than 100km from the city of Perth in Western Australia.

Johnny Boy’s Walkabout Blog www.johnevans.id.au provides walk descriptions, tracks on topographic map segments, photos and a host of other information on walking in the ACT, surrounding NSW and Tasmania. Over 600 day and overnight trips.

Manufacturers local contact info:

bulletMagellan Home Page (USA)
bulletMagellan Australia
Now owned by NAVMAN
on 1800 644 033


bulletGarmin Home Page (USA)
bulletGarmin Australasia Pty Ltd
U19/ 167 Prospect Hwy
Seven Hills NSW 2147
1800 235 822


bulletLowrance (Navico) Australia Home Page
Navico Australia
Unit 5,
12 Mars Road,
Lane Cove, Sydney, NSW 2066
Ph 1300 NAVICO

And some 4WD information:

bulletAussie off Road Experience
bulletGetabout 4WD Adventures
bulletPlotting Protractor or sometime call Grid Roamer - free!!