Trip Program

Date Sort descending Type Title Grade Distance
Thu, 4 Mar DAY Rosanna to Alphington. Walk from Rosanna to Alphington via Rosanna Parklands, past the Victoria Cross estate (circa 1919) at Macleod, through the grounds of La Trobe University (Bundoora Campus), alongside Nangak Tamboree eco-corridor and then on the Darebin Creek Trail to Darebin Parklands, finishing at Alphington station. E/M 14 km
Sat, 6 Mar DAY Creswick Forest. Historic forest walk including La Gerche walking track, lakes, goldfield ruins and an abandoined koala park. E 13 km
Sun, 7 Mar DAY Long Forest Nature Reserve. Walking along DJerriwarrh and Coimadai Creek tracks. M 15 km
Thu, 11 Mar DAY Kororoit Creek Trail. Catch Metro to St Albans and then a 424 bus to Albanvale. Walk the Kororoit Creek Trail from Albanvale to Sunshine. M 15 km
Sat, 13-15 Mar CYC Phillip Island. Drive to Philip Island on Friday and stay at Annette's accommodation at Woolamai on Friday 12th to Sunday 14th at $30 per person. Saturday 13th, 9am - car shuffle - Woolamai, Rhyll, Cowes 25km. Sunday 14th start at 9am from Cowes to Smiths Beach 25km Monday 15th start at 9.15am Kilcunda to Wonthaggi return to Kilcunda 25 km. E/M 75 km
Sat, 13 Mar DAY Queenscliff to Pt Lonsdale and return. Catch the ferry from Sorrento to Queenscliff. Then walk to Pt Lonsdale for lunch. The route follows a circuit around the bay beach to the Heads and returns via Swan Bay to catch an afternoon ferry back to Sorrento. Passenger ferry cost $26 return. E/M 15 km
Sun, 14 Mar DAY George Bass Coast Walk/Cape Woolamai. Walk George Bass Coastal Walk in the morning(8kms) Lunch at San Remo then walk Cape Woolamai(7kms) 20 minute car shuffle required. M 15 km
Thu, 18 Mar DAY Altona to Newport. This is a flat coastal walk from Altona Station to Newport Station via Williamstown. The track is a well formed walking/cycling track forming part of the Hobsons Bay Coastal Trail. On a good day there is an opportunity to see a variety of bird life in the vicinity of Kororoit Creek plus spectacular views of the CBD from the Williamstown foreshore. M 15 km
Fri, 19-26 Mar BC Bright Base Camp. Walking to 3 mountains Mt Bogong, Mt Feathertop and Mt Buffalo plus local walks. Cost $ 50 per night, giving us a small kitty for food. M/H 16 km
Fri, 19-22 Mar O/N Bogong High Plains - Ryders, Dibbins, Blairs & Westons Huts. Day 1 - Drive to Falls Creek and walk into Ryders huts. Day 2 - Stroll along aqueduct track, brief off track climb to join AAWT, descend to Cobungra Gap & Dibbins Hut. Undulating walk to Blairs Hut on Kiewa River (West Branch) to overnight. Day 3 - Steep climb back onto High Plains Morning tea at Westons Hut. Climb becomes less steep as height is gained. Rejoin AAWT at Pole 333 and return to Ryders huts for last night. Day 4 - Retrace day 1 route to cars and return home. M 36 km