Trip Program

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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
Sun, 20 Nov DAY Indigenous Cultural Bush Walk and Yidaki Meditation. Educational Cultural Bush Walk with Yidaki Led Meditation. Duration 2 hours – Cultural Bush Walk with Sean Moyle and 30 minutes Yidaki Led Meditation with Lionel Lauch – Total: 2.5 hours. Start time 9.30am. Cost $30 pp. Meet at the Seawinds Main Carpark at 9.15 am, entrance from Purves Rd Main Ridge- Bushwalk - Kings Falls Circuit – Mornington Peninsula.The Arthurs Seat to Kings Falls walk starts at the Seawinds Gardens picnic area. M 10 km
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
Tue, 15-20 Nov BC Sydney PLUS!. Expressions of interest sought for this excellent base camp. Participants chosen according to strong walking ability and for requirements of accommodation ( see below) Explore parts of the Great North walk by train( steep and hard sections) . Walks also include a favourite coastal and harbour walk PLUS explore a part of a new walk -Bondi to Manly. M/H 16 km
Sun, 13 Nov DAY Baldry Crossing to Long Circuit Track and return. Walk starts at Baldry Crossing Circuit through Greenbush and part of Two Bays walking track. M 18 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
Fri, 11-14 Nov CON Howqua Hills, BTAC track management activity. This event is a Parks Victoria event on the Stanley Name Spur to Mt Thorn tracks Howqua Hills area, led by Bob Edwards. IN PLANNING. If you want to attend, book on the BBC website AND on the Parks Connect website https://www.parkconnect.vic.gov.au/ You will also require Working With Children clearance. E/M 10 km
Thu, 10 Nov DAY Kyneton and the Campaspe River. Travel by V/Line (myki usable) to Kyneton (Bendigo line). Walk through the Botanic Gardens (1858), along the Campaspe River Walk and view Kyneton's historic streetscapes. Committed bookings only; no book now, cancel later walkers, please. Note: Southern Cross station meeting time 8:50am. Back at Southern Cross about 3:30pm. E 11 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
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