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Garmin Device FAQ

Posted: 03/10/2017 at 11:56 AM   /   About GPS, How To Guide, Tutorials

I’ve purchased additional maps for my GPS device, but they are too large for my device, have I received the wrong mapping card? No, the card you have received is […]

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How to update any Garmin Device – Garmin Express

Posted: 15/08/2017 at 4:24 PM   /   About GPS, How To Guide, Tutorials

No doubt if you’ve ever had trouble with a device, the first thing you were told to do was update the software. This is usually good advice as updates often […]

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What is a grey imported unit?

Posted: 19/07/2017 at 9:31 AM   /   About GPS, Featured

What is a grey imported unit? We are sometimes asked to match pricing or deals on our Garmin and DJI items in Australia from other retailers. The majority of the […]

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inReach Explorer+ and inReach SE+ Review

Posted: 14/06/2017 at 11:53 AM   /   About GPS, Editors-Choice, Featured, Handheld GPS, Handheld GPS, Reviews

Garmin inReach Australian Release  It was January this year during CES 2017 that Garmin finally announced their new inReach products. We’ve waited a year since Garmin purchased DeLorme the original […]

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What is GPS

Posted: 07/06/2016 at 11:49 AM   /   About GPS

Johnny Appleseed GPS – The Theory and Practice of GPS GPS is one of the most fantastic utilities ever devised by man. GPS will figure in history alongside the development […]

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Why Australia Needs to Own a Space Satellite or Two

Posted: 22/10/2015 at 3:36 PM   /   About GPS, Industry News

Australia Needs Its Own Satellite Resources Australia’s advantages in mineral resources, tourism and agriculture are gradually being whittled away by the inability or unwillingness of our governments to adopt leading […]

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Theory and Practice of GPS

Posted: 07/01/2015 at 1:09 PM   /   About GPS

Johnny Appleseed GPS – The Theory and Practice of GPS Articles are written by Kimball Thurlow, ©, Johnny Appleseed GPS, Brisbane GPS is one of the most fantastic utilities ever […]

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Outback Wayfinder Geocache Trail

Posted: 07/12/2014 at 2:01 PM   /   About GPS

Outback Way-Finder Geocache Trail What is geocaching? Geocaching is now an international phenomenon. It was introduced to the world in 2000 and combines GPS technology, a quest, the great outdoors […]

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How do a PLB and EPIRB work

Posted: 01/06/2014 at 3:32 PM   /   About GPS, Editors-Choice, Featured

PLBs (Personal Locator Beacon) and EPIRBs (Emergency Position-Indicating Radio Beacon) are emergency distress radio beacons, which allow you to alert Search and Rescue Authorities in the event of an emergency. […]

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Why magic Carpet GPS

Posted: 07/01/2014 at 2:19 PM   /   About GPS

 The Beginning Copyright- Kimball J Thurlow 2002 This article is not to be reproduced in any form without the written permission of Kimball J Thurlow. Back in 2006, I described […]

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