Trip Program

Date Type Title Grade Sort descending Distance
Sat, 9 May
CANCELLED
DAY Rokeby Rail Trail. E/M 12 km
Sun, 12 Apr
CANCELLED
DAY Steavensons Falls and Keppels Lookout. Walk along the river, fairly shaded by tree ferns, to the spectacular falls. We then have a short steep climb to Oxley LO and Keppel LO before we return via Robertsons Gully Track to the cars. Waitlist only. M 14 km
Sun, 5 Apr
CANCELLED
DAY Mt. Evelyn to Silvan Dam. A 14 km circuit walk following old aqueduct tracks to Silvan Dam. 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, especially in hot weather). Very slippery when wet. Many colourful birds; lots of kookaburras. M 14 km
Sun, 24 May
CANCELLED
DAY Emerald to Cockatoo via Wright Forest. Circuit walk passing Emerald Lake, through the Wright Forest to Cockatoo. We could spot the Puffing Billy. Autumn colours will be stunning. M 16 km
Sat, 18 Apr
CANCELLED
DAY Dandenongs Walkabout. Escape to the hills and enjoy the cool, refreshing air of Sherbrooke Forest in the Dandenongs, with lunch by the lake in the Alfred Nicholas Gardens. M 14 km
Sat, 25-26 Apr
CANCELLED
O/N Beeripmo overnight. A circuit walk around the charming Beeripmo at Mt Cole. M 23 km
Sat, 23 May
CANCELLED
DAY Woolrich Lookout to Silvan Reservoir, Olinda. The walk will start at Woolrich Lookout in RJ Hamer Arboretum and follow the Board Track to Silvan Reservoir Park. The track then follows Lyrebird Creek to Eagles Nest and Valley Picnic Grounds. A short steep climb through RJ Hamer Arboretum will return us to Woolrich Lookout. M 14 km
Sun, 19 Apr
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. M 10 km
Sun, 3 May
CANCELLED
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
Sun, 10 May
CANCELLED
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