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Garmin GPSMAP 66s – Bird’s Eye Direct Satellite Imagery Tutorial Guide

Posted: 12/10/2018 at 11:06 AM   /   Announcement, Editors-Choice, Handheld GPS, Tutorials, What's New

With the release of the Garmin GPSMAP 66 series Bird’s Eye Satellite imagery has been moved from a paid subscription model to free access. This access is for GPSMAP 66 users only, […]

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InReach Mini – How does it compare to the Larger InReach Explorer+ and SE Devices

Posted: 16/05/2018 at 4:59 PM   /   Announcement, Editors-Choice, Featured, Handheld GPS, Handheld GPS, What's New

It’s been a while since we’ve had any news about inReach Explorer+, but now Garmin has announced a new model the Garmin InReach Mini. The inReach Mini is a palm-sized […]

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Spot X 2-Way Satellite Messenger – No Australian Release?

Posted: 11/05/2018 at 12:59 PM   /   Announcement, Handheld GPS, What's New

It’s been years since we’ve heard about a new product being released from FindMeSpot but they have broken that silence with a new 2-way Satellite Messenger the Spot X. The […]

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Australian and New Zealand TOPO V6 vs TOPO V5 – Full Review

Posted: 23/04/2018 at 3:15 PM   /   Announcement, Editors-Choice, Featured, Handheld GPS, Handheld GPS, How To Guide, Reviews, What's New

It’s finally happened. Garmin has released the new TOPO maps for Australia and New Zealand. The V6 Australian TOPO maps are now the most current version available. The original TOPO […]

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InReach Explorer+ Subscription developed for Teams and Organisations

Posted: 28/02/2018 at 2:13 PM   /   About GPS, Featured, Handheld GPS, What's New

Garmin has introduced a new Professional tier for the inReach devices (compatible with both inReach SE+ and inReach Explorer+) in November 2017. The old professional tier plan only offers tiers […]

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Rural Applications using Garmin GPS and Magellan

Posted: 26/02/2018 at 4:24 PM   /   About GPS, Editors-Choice, Featured, Handheld GPS, How To Guide, What's New

GPS and Altimeter functions. Copyright Kimball J Thurlow at Johnny Appleseed GPS, Brisbane, 1800 477477. www.ja-gps.com.au Glossary: Marked point, recorded point, waypoint, – all have the same meaning. Go To, […]

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Best Tech Gifts Ideas for Photographers – 2017

Posted: 01/12/2017 at 2:03 PM   /   Editors-Choice, Handheld GPS, What's New

Photographers and GPS Tech?  I’ve had a couple close photographer friends of mine asking me about handheld GPS units and PLB’s, and I didn’t quite understand why at first but […]

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eTrex 10 vs eTrex 20x vs eTrex 30x – Everything you need to know

Posted: 27/11/2017 at 10:00 AM   /   Handheld GPS, Handheld GPS, Reviews, What's New

eTrex series No matter what time of the year it’s always good to get out to discover the great Australian outback. Whether it’s your first time or you’re a seasoned […]

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Montana 680t Review – Everything you need to know

Posted: 10/11/2017 at 1:51 PM   /   Editors-Choice, Handheld GPS, Handheld GPS, Reviews, What's New

Montana Series Whether you’re going on a hike, trekking through a desert, riding through rough bush trails or even out on the water the Montana 680t from Garmin can do […]

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Garmin Oregon Review – 700 vs 750t

Posted: 25/10/2017 at 2:57 PM   /   Handheld GPS, Handheld GPS, Health & Fitness, Reviews

Garmin Oregon Series Garmin seems to have the market on handheld GPS units but which one should you purchase? This article looks at the Garmin Oregon series including the 600, […]

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