Trip Program

Date Type Sort descending Title Grade Distance
Wed, 16 Nov CYC Bike ride around the bay. Meet Mordialloc Railway Station 9.30am We ride along bike paths to Brighton Railway Station to pick up others and on to St Kilda for a coffee break then on into the city Return trip back don t forget your Miki card. E 30 km
Sun, 11 Dec CYC Xmas Bike Ride. Club's traditional Xmas Bike Ride is on again. The easy/medium morning bike ride starts with chicken and champagne breakfast and it is downhill from then onwards. E/M 20 km
Thu, 6 Oct DAY Kilmore to Kilmore East. Travel by V/Line (free during Seniors Festival) to Kilmore East (Seymour line) and then take a short bus ride to Kilmore. Explore Kilmore's historic streetscapes. Walk the Kilmore Creek Heritage Art and Monument Hill trails. Monument Hill has a Hume and Hovell monument (old Kilmore gaol watchtower) with views on a clear day of the Kilmore township, Mount William, Mount Piper and the Tallarook Ranges. Note: Southern Cross station meeting time 8am. Back at Southern Cross by 3:40pm at the latest. M 13 km
Sat, 8 Oct DAY Bungal Forest. A lovely walk through open forest out past Ballan. In spring possible sightings of greenhood orchids plus heath. Evidence of early mining history. With warmer weather this is a delightful spring walk. M/H 15 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
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
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
Sun, 16 Oct DAY Brisbane Ranges. In search of Kinglock Goldmine. 80 km west from Melbourne CBD. After winter rains the Brisbane Ranges are blooming with spring flowers and creeks full of water. We will walk down to and cross Sutherland Creek and then make our way up to ruins of gold diggings and Kinglock mine. On return walk through the historic town of Steiglitz.(pop53). M 17 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
Sat, 22 Oct DAY Mt St Leonard and Tanglefoot track circuit. Our track winds through Mountain Ash forests with many older giants in the gullies. The area is known for its prolific bird-life including lyre birds, kookaburras, cockatoos and currawongs. The lookout tower on Mt St Leonard gives panoramic views of the surrounding area. M/H 18 km