Trip Program

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Tue, 13-18 Jun 2023 O/N Jatbula - NT. Jatbula Trail is a 62 km one way walk departing from Nitmiluk Gorge, finishing at Leliyn (Edith Falls). The trail starts 30 kms from Katherine (NT), catching a ferry across the Katherine Gorge to start. 6 Days, 5 nights, each camp has a waterhole for swimming. Water & toilets at each camp Only 15 people per day are allowed so I shall be booking for whatever day I can get so the start date is flexible. Booking opens on 6/2/23. M/H 62 km
Sun, 23 Apr 2023 DAY Bass coastal walk. We will meet at Anderson bus stop x912map at 8.45am. There will be a car shuffle involved. Then we drive onto Punch Bowl Rd where the walk commences. The walk is undulating with some climbs involved. The views are stunning with cliff top walking. There is a pink house to look at. Lunch at Kilcunda on the beach then afterwards we go along the railtrail to Anderson where we finish. Awesome walk so do come. M 17 km
Sun, 16 Apr 2023 DAY Emerald to Cockatoo via Wright Forest. Circuit walk passing Emerald Lake, through the Wright Forest to Cockatoo. We could spot the Puffing Billy. Autumn colours will be stunning. M 16 km
Thu, 23 Mar- 4 Apr 2023 O/N Heysen Trail - Sectional Year 1. The Heysen trail is 1,200 kms, but this will be a sectional walk over 4/5 years with a different section walked each year in a different season (ie out of fire season in winter when we do the flinders ranges). Approx 14 days and 250 kms per year, you don't need to do the lot over the 4/5 years but can choose which sections each year. 2023 (1st yr) we shall do the new Southern section from Cape Jervis to Victor Harbour, up the centre of the Fleurieu peninsula to Mt Lofty to end at Morialta Conserv'n Park. M/H 230 km
Thu, 23-30 Mar 2023 BC Combined Hobart/BBC base camp. This is now our 4th combined Base Camp. Originally at Daylesford, Hobart & Wilsons Prom. Next year we are visiting the NE Corner of Tasmania and those who have been on the Base Camps from the start have taken first preference. We will be catching the Ferrie from Geelong to Devonport. You can also fly and hire a car. H 16 km
Thu, 23-26 Feb 2023 O/N Wilsons Promontory: Roaring Meg - Lighthouse - Oberon Bay. This walk takes in the fantastic views from the tip of the prom. Easy walk to Roaring Meg via the Telegraph track. Camp there for 2 nights - Friday day walk to the Lighthouse station, plus an optional walk to South Point. On the 3rd day, we walk back to Oberon Bay. Day 4 is a return via the Telegraph saddle track to Tidal River. I will book and pay for 10 people. M 50 km
Mon, 13-14 Feb 2023 CYC Gippsland Plains Rail Trail Bike Ride. Traralgon to Stratford ride, stay overnight 63km one way then return next day. M 63 km
Fri, 10-18 Feb 2023 O/N GSWW Portland to Nelson. GSWW Portland to Nelson inland walk along the Glenelg River. 120km. 6 nights/7 days. 2 days travel to/from Portland. 2 nights B&B at Victoria House at Portland. Quality Parks campsites. Bus transfer from Nelson to Portland. A good level of fitness is required to carry all overnight walking gear & 6 days food. Priority given to walkers who have not done the walk before. Payment is required immediately after closure of BBC booking sheet in order that bookings can be confirmed and payments made. M 120 km
Fri, 10-15 Feb 2023 BC Mt Stirling, Craigs Hut . First timers preference open 2 days. Preference will be given to New members for first 2 days of booking who would like to experience a base camp. Walks : Craigs Hut, Mt Stirling, Delatite River & Mc Loughlans Spur. Spectacular scenery 360 views. Several half day walks Please bring a compass if you would like compass experience/training. M/H 16 km
Wed, 1 Feb 2023 CYC Sandringham to Port Melbourne to City. 9.30 Meet opposite the Sandy Hotel beach side ride north to Port Melbourne then on into the city . Remember your MYKI Card for return trip via train. E/M 25 km