Trip Program

Date Sort descending Type Title Grade Distance
Thu, 27 Jan
DAY Moreland to East Brunswick. Catch Metro to Moreland (Upfield line). Walk from Moreland to East Brunswick on the path below the Moreland to Coburg elevated rail, along the Merri Creek Trail and some suburban streets. Morning tea at Pentridge Piazza near the former B and E Divisions. At walk's end, catch route 96 tram (East Brunswick/St Kilda Beach) to Parliament station for onward connections. Committed bookings only; no book now cancel later walkers, please. E 13 km
Thu, 3 Feb DAY Tarneit to Werribee. Catch Metro to Werribee. Take a short bus ride to the walk starting point in Tarneit. Walk from Tarneit to Werribee along the picturesque Werribee River Trail. Committed bookings only; no book now cancel later walkers, please. E 12 km
Sat, 5 Feb DAY Four Brothers Rocks Gembrook. A fairly strenuous circuit in the Bunyip State Park, on a combination of walking trails and management tracks, starting at the Mortimer Nature walk, then a steady, sometimes steep climb on management tracks up to our lunch spot at the Four Brothers Rock. The last section up to Four Brothers is extremely steep and on a slippery track. We head down the same track after lunch and then onto a leafy undulating track through the forest and back to the cars. This walk is for fully vaccinated people. H 14 km
Sat, 5-6 Feb O/N Beeripmo Weekender. Drive to Mugwamp camp on Friday evening and walk 45 min to the Beeripmo Camp. Do the Beeripmo Circuit on Saturday with day packs. Sunday we may drive to the Bukkertillerbe Cave on the NW side of the park. Alternatively meet the group on Saturday morning at Richards Campground and walk with an overnight pack. M 23 km
Sun, 6 Feb DAY London Bridge - Bay of Isles. A scenic beach and cliff walk in the Mornington Peninsula National Park, with lunch on the beach. M 14 km
Tue, 8 Feb DAY Geelong Bollards and Archibald 100. Catch 9.10 am VLine train from Southern Cross to North Geelong, stroll along foreshore admiring the bollards, lunch in Botanic Gardens or cafe, visit Archibald and McCubbin Exhibitions in Art Gallery, catch Port Phillip ferry at 4 pm arriving Docklands 5.30 pm. Train $5, exhibitions $18, ferry $16 (seniors prices, individual bookings). S 9 km
Fri, 11-16 Feb BC Mt Stirling, Craigs Hut. Preference will be given to those who have NOT been before. Previous participants CANNOT book until 23rd June Walk to Craigs hut from Mt Buller via Mt Stirling. Fantastic views of the high country. Walk from Mt Buller down McLaughlin Spur 8km. Delatite River Walk. Please bring your compass if you would like compass experience/training. Top bunks available for 15th -20th booking. M/H 16 km
Fri, 11-13 Feb CYC Phillip Island Weekend Ride. Weekend away riding various places around Phillip Island Accommodation provided (contact leader ASAP) or organise own accommodation. E 15 km
Thu, 17 Feb DAY Thomastown to Campbellfield. Catch Metro to Thomastown (Mernda line). Walk from Thomastown to Campbellfield via Westgarthtown which was an historic dairy farming settlement established in 1850 by German and Wendish immigrants. Depending on walk finish time, bus from Campbellfield to either a Craigieburn or Upfield line station. Walk date subject to Mernda line trains operating during the works to remove four level crossings near Bell and Preston stations. Committed bookings only; no book now cancel later walkers, please. E 13 km
Thu, 3 Mar DAY Nunawading to Laburnum. Walk from Nunawading to Laburnum (Belgrave/Lilydale lines) along the Koonung Creek Linear Park, Bushy Creek Trail and some quiet suburban streets. Committed bookings only; no book now cancel later walkers, please. E 14 km