Mercedes Benz Unimog Buses

The buses on this site are actively tracked. The last registration record search was 13 February 2012.

The New Zealand Army purchased a number of Unimog U1300L 4x4 trucks from the mid 1980's. Some of these have found new lives as buses and passenger trucks doing off road tours after disposal from the armed services.


#Chassis Nbr/VINYearOriginal RegLater Owner#Later RegDate Comments
?4351156010159521/3/84LJ6054 Northliner Express (SDK Ltd), Auckland?LJ605416/5/95NZ Army, Linton
Unique Kauri Adventures Ltd, Auckland?MOGY215/4/97B20F
Dune-Rider 4X4 Tours Ltd, Paihia?MOGY21/11/99 
Adventure Safari 2009 Ltd, Riverhead?MOGY222/4/09 
?4351152012108224/4/86MO5305 D P Burnett, Helensville?MO530518/7/95NZ Army, Sylvia Park
Unique Kauri Adventures Ltd, Auckland?MOGY115/4/97B20F
scrapped  6/4/00 
?4351156010169823/2/90NO253 Dune-Rider 4x4 Tours Ltd, Paihia?NO25316/3/01RNZAF, Wellington; B20F
registration lapsed  1/3/10 
?WDB4351156W12897227/4/90PA1770 Dewes Contractors Ltd, Manutuke?PA177016/10/962nd Logistics Battalion, Linton
Three Foot Six Ltd, Miramar?PA177022/2/00Used by "Lord of The Rings" crew
D G Owles, Lower Hutt?PA177025/5/01B17R
Capital Adventure Tours Ltd, Lower Hutt?PA177025/5/01 
Dune Rider MOGY2 Dune Rider MOGY2

Dune-Rider Unimogs MOGY2 and NO253. Photo Mike Butler 10 November 2005

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Last updated 22 February 2012