Trip Program

Date Type Title Grade Distance Sort descending
Sat, 5 Nov DAY Red Hill Market & Rail Trail. Park in the Red Hill Recreation Reserve ($5 per car). Start with a 1 hour wander around the iconic Red Hill market - perfect destination to purchase a unique home made gift, or simply buy and eat a yummy breakfast or morning tea. Our walk is a loop trail from the Recreation Reserve onto Merricks Trail via Stanley Rd, Station Rd and Arthurs Seat Rd. E 13 km
Thu, 13 Oct DAY Epping to South Morang. Travel by Metro to Epping (Mernda line). Walk from Epping to South Morang along the Pipe Track and on tracks in the Quarry Hills Bushland Park and Granite Hills Park. On a clear day, panoramic views from the ridge line of Quarry Hills Bushland Park. Committed bookings only; no book now, cancel later walkers, please. M 14 km
Thu, 24 Nov DAY Plenty Gorge Park. Travel by Metro to Greensborough (Hurstbridge line) and then take a short route 385 bus ride. Walk the Plenty River Trail which is in a picturesque valley, a trail beside Dry Creek, the Pipe Track and on tracks in Plenty Gorge Park. At the end of the walk, route 343, 385 or 901 bus to Greensborough station. Walk date subject to Hurstbridge line trains operating during construction of a new Greensborough station. Committed bookings only; no book now, cancel later walkers, please. E/M 14 km
Sat, 15 Oct 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
Thu, 20 Oct DAY Corio to Lara. Travel by V/Line (myki usable) to Corio (Geelong line). From Limeburners Bay, walk the Hovells Creek trail to Lara. Views to the You Yangs, Geelong and the Bellarine Peninsula. After lunch we will go on the Kevin Hoffman Walk which is Lara's impressive native garden trail. Committed bookings only; no book now, cancel later walkers, please. E 14 km
Fri, 11-13 Nov BC Phillip Island Base Camp. A relaxing weekend on Phillip Island staying at a holiday house near the beach. Enjoy the walking, bird watching & swimming. Pyramid Rock Track Friday afternoon, Mt. Woolamai Circuit Saturday. Oswin Roberts Reserve to Rhyll Sunday am Churchill Island pm. A good first Base Camp for New Members who will be very welcome. E/M 14 km
Sun, 9 Oct DAY Arthur's seat state park. Meet at Dromana information centre at 9am walk begins at 9.15 am. Walking up Latrobe parade into Authurs seat track large steps get to the top. Morning tea at Seawinds. Walking onwards to another section of the Arthur's seat track. Can be muddy in one particular section. Walk around O.T dam back down to boundary Road for lunch under a Gazebo then on a footpath to Dromana. M 14 km
Sat, 14 Jan 2023 DAY Pt Leo to Flinders. A beach walk from Pt Leo to Flinders along the beaches of Westernport Bay. Search the rock formations for small creatures at low tides and enjoy the gentle surf and cooling summer breezes. Dolphins have been spotted in these waters. Chance to swim at morning tea and lunch. Suitable for both new members and club members wishing for a gentle return to walking after holiday festivities. E/M 14 km
Sun, 6 Nov DAY Rokeby rail trail. Rokeby Rail trail, near Jindivick, is a gentle walk amongst tall gums An old trestle bridge is another feature of this walk. Gippsland hills are an intense blue on on fine day. E/M 14 km
Sun, 23 Oct DAY Yarrabubba Track. Bunyip State Forest. Beautiful part of Bunyip State Forest. South of Mortimer Picnic Ground. Lots of birdlife, kangaroos, possible sightings of elusive echidna. M 14 km