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Spot X 2-Way Satellite Messenger – Released in Australia

Posted: 30/10/2019 at 4:15 AM   /   Announcement, Handheld GPS, What's New

Update 29/10/19: After working on their Satellite network offering  for ground stations the Spot X is now available in Australia It’s been years since we’ve heard about a new product […]

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eTrex 22x and eTrex 32x VS eTrex 20x and eTrex 30x

Posted: 05/08/2019 at 4:12 PM   /   Announcement, Featured, Handheld GPS, What's New

Garmin has released the new iteration of eTrex models the eTrex 22x and the 32x which supercede the etrex 20x and 30x respectively. Both these models are available to purchase […]

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GPSMAP 64X, 64SX, 64CXS New VS Original GPSMAP 64 Series

Posted: 29/07/2019 at 9:37 AM   /   Announcement, Editors-Choice, Featured, Handheld GPS, What's New

Garmin has announced the new iteration of their extremely popular GPSMAP 64 series. The GPSMAP 64X, GPSMAP 64SX and GPSMAP 64CXS. These handheld GPS units are available in Australia now. […]

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GPSMAP 66i vs InReach Explorer – What’s the difference and which is best for you

Posted: 04/07/2019 at 2:28 PM   /   Announcement, Editors-Choice, Featured, Handheld GPS, Handheld GPS, Satellite Messenger

  Garmin has released the GPSMAP 66i, this is the latest iteration for the GPSMAP series and now includes 2-Way Satellite Communication while still retaining the GPSMAP functionality from the […]

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GPSMAP 66S vs GPSMAP 64S – Australian Release and Review

Posted: 29/10/2018 at 10:03 AM   /   Editors-Choice, Featured, Handheld GPS, Handheld GPS, Reviews, What's New

Garmin has announced the new successor to the Garmin GPSMAP 64 series handheld GPS units. Unlike the 64 series, there will only be two models in this series, and both […]

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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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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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