Australian Rally History

by Tom Snooks

Wynn’s Safari

Wynn's Safari - A History by Tom Snooks

  1. Preface
  2. About the Event
  3. The Tyranny of Distance
  4. The “Average” Auto and Moto Competitor
  5. The Wynn’s Safari Heroes
  6. An Outback Brigadoon
  7. Volunteer Control Officials
  8. Ballad of the Wynn’s Safari by Nigel Collier 
  9. “Dundee” – A True Wynn’s Safari Hero
  10. Mitsubishi’s First 4×4 – The PX33
  11. The Wynn’s Safari Triple Crown Man 
  12. Pictures of some Wynn’s Safari People 

Tom Snooks was the Promoter and Executive Director of the Wynn’s Safari from 1985 to 1988.

wynns safari poster

Wynn's Safari - year by year...

Andrew Cowan and Fred Gocentas in their Mitsubishi Pajero

The 1985 Wynn's Safari

24 - 30 August 1985

The 1986 Wynn's Safari

20 - 28 September 1986

The 1987 Wynn's Safari

22 - 30 August 1987

The start of the 1988 Wynn's Safari in Todd Mall, Alice Springs

The 1988 Wynn's Safari

21 August - 4 September 1988