Trip Program

Date Sort descending Type Title Grade Distance
Sat, 11 Jul
CANCELLED
DAY Kurth Kiln --- Gembrook. Kurth Kiln was built to provide charcoal to use in cars during the war , an interesting relic from this time. Nearby the delightful Tomahawk Creek and it's tracks lined with ferns , and a patch of beautiful tall gums have survived the early logging. E/M 13 km
Sat, 11 Jul
CANCELLED
DAY Kurth Kiln II - Gembrook. This walk is the same as Louise O'Connor's on the same day. Because of restrictions, I will lead the second group. Kurth Kiln was built to provide charcoal to use in cars during the war, an interesting relic from this time. Nearby the delightful Tomahawk Creek and it's tracks lined with ferns, and a patch of beautiful tall gums have survived the early logging. E/M 13 km
Sun, 12 Jul
CANCELLED
DAY Long Forest Nature Reserve. Walking along DJerriwarrh and Coimadai Creek tracks. M 15 km
Sun, 12 Jul
CANCELLED
DAY Long Forest Nature Reserve #2. This is the same walk as Sueli Pompolo's on the same day, starting half hour later. Because restricted to 10 people I will lead the second group. Walking along DJerriwarrh and Coimadai Creek tracks. M 15 km
Sun, 12 Jul
CANCELLED
DAY Devilbend Reservoir. Circumnavigate Devilbend Reservoir on the Mornington Peninsula. Suitable for new members, as an introduction to the club. E 13 km
Thu, 16 Jul
CANCELLED
DAY Yarra Valley Trail. Repeat of the 28/5/20 walk which was restricted to 10 walkers due to COVID19 rules. Walk Stage 1A of the Yarra Valley Trail (officially opened 15 February 2020) from Lilydale to Yering and return. The trail follows the first section of the disused rail line from Lilydale to Healesville which closed to passengers in the 1980s and to freight in the 1990s. Maximum 20 walkers. BYO hand sanitiser. Social distancing will be practised. Car parking options: Liilydale Station, Reserve or Marketplace. E/M 15 km
Sat, 18 Jul
CANCELLED
DAY Kurth Kiln - Gembrook. Kurth Kiln was built to provide charcoal to use in cars during the war, an interesting relic from this time. Nearby the delightful Tomahawk Creek and it's tracks lined with ferns, and a patch of beautiful tall gums have survived the early logging. E/M 13 km
Sun, 19 Jul
CANCELLED
DAY Arthur's Seat- from sea to summit (repeat). Climb 300 metres from the sea to the summit of Arthur's Seat, visit a waterfall, and enjoy magnificent sea views. M 15 km
Sun, 19 Jul
CANCELLED
DAY Braeside Park. A gentle stroll , not far to travel . A pleasant parkland and waterways close to home. Redgums , heathlands and variety of birds on the wetlands. Good walk for new members. E 9 km
Sat, 25 Jul
CANCELLED
DAY Silvan Dam to Mt Evelyn. A 14 km circuit walk following old aqueduct tracks from Silvan Dam to Mt Evelyn We will climb about 490 m in total, on some 4x4 and some single file bush tracks. A number of hills are very steep, both up and down (arduous climbs). Very slippery when wet. Many colourful birds; lots of kookaburras. M 14 km