Trip Program

Date Sort descending Type Title Grade Distance
Sat, 25-26 Apr
O/N Beeripmo overnight. A circuit walk around the charming Beeripmo at Mt Cole. M 23 km
Sat, 25 Apr
DAY Devilbend Reservoir. Circumnavigate Devilbend Reservoir on the Mornington Peninsula. This was a Fedwalks 2018 walk. New members especially welcome. E 13 km
Sun, 26 Apr
DAY O' Shannassy Aqueduct western end. A walk along the western section of the Aqueduct - less walked than the middle and eastern sections. THis section begins at Dee Rd and goes to Parrot Road and return. The trial follows the historic open channelled aqueduct, meandering through pristine forest. You walk past mature fern gullies, creeks, towering mountain ash, and encounter spectacular views of the valley below. M/H 22 km
Sun, 3 May
DAY Xanthorrhea Track, Healesville. Circuit walk in Healesville State Forest where the lyre birds sing, the kookaburras laugh, and the valley views are lovely. Good walk for anyone wanting to practise hill climbs!. M 14 km
Tue, 5 May
CON Cape Ivy Weeding -- Bayside Foreshore. Cape Ivy is an invasive climbing and running weed from South Africa which suffocates native shrubs. Weeding is not hard work but requires bending, squatting or reclining and pulling runners. Gardening clothes and gloves advisable. A small hand cultivator or fork is useful for loosening soil around roots. Location on the Bayside foreshore will be advised closer to the event. We work for three hours, 9 am to noon with a BYO tea break. Please book and confirm as for any trip. S 1 km
Fri, 8-15 May
BC Lakes Entrance. Day walks in Bruthen, Nowa Nowa, Metung. Bike riding, walk part of 90 mile beach. Cruise to a winery. M 15 km
Sat, 9 May
DAY Rokeby Rail Trail. E/M 12 km
Sun, 10 May
DAY Olinda Falls Circuit. A lovely autumn walk in the Olinda Fores. The walk commencing at the RJ Hamer Forest Arboretum to the Olinda Falls then loops back through the forest. M 12 km
Sat, 16 May
DAY Arthur's Seat- from sea to summit. Climb 300 metres from the sea to the summit of Arthur's Seat, visit a waterfall, and enjoy magnificent sea views. M 15 km
Sat, 16-17 May CON Regent Honeyeater Tree Planting Project. A fun and social weekend planting trees in the Benalla / Winton Wetlands area. Includes free morning & afternoon tea, Saturday evening dinner and Sunday lunch. Free accommodation available in the Scout & Guide halls. For further information and to register your attendance email the project coordinator, Andie Guerin, at or E 2 km