Trip Program

Date Sort descending Type Title Grade Distance
Thu, 23-26 Feb 2023 O/N Wilsons Promontory: Roaring Meg - Lighthouse - Oberon Bay. This walk takes in the fantastic views from the tip of the prom. Easy walk to Roaring Meg via the Telegraph track. Camp there for 2 nights - Friday day walk to the Lighthouse station, plus an optional walk to South Point. On the 3rd day, we walk back to Oberon Bay. Day 4 is a return via the Telegraph saddle track to Tidal River. I will book and pay for 10 people. M 50 km
Thu, 23-30 Mar 2023 BC Combined Hobart/BBC base camp. This is now our 4th combined Base Camp. Originally at Daylesford, Hobart & Wilsons Prom. Next year we are visiting the NE Corner of Tasmania and those who have been on the Base Camps from the start have taken first preference. We will be catching the Ferrie from Geelong to Devonport. You can also fly and hire a car. H 16 km
Thu, 23 Mar- 4 Apr 2023 O/N Heysen Trail - Sectional Year 1. The Heysen trail is 1,200 kms, but this will be a sectional walk over 4/5 years with a different section walked each year in a different season (ie out of fire season in winter when we do the flinders ranges). Approx 14 days and 250 kms per year, you don't need to do the lot over the 4/5 years but can choose which sections each year. 2023 (1st yr) we shall do the new Southern section from Cape Jervis to Victor Harbour, up the centre of the Fleurieu peninsula to Mt Lofty to end at Morialta Conserv'n Park. M/H 230 km
Sun, 16 Apr 2023 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
Tue, 13-18 Jun 2023 O/N Jatbula - NT. Jatbula Trail is a 62 km one way walk departing from Nitmiluk Gorge, finishing at Leliyn (Edith Falls). The trail starts 30 kms from Katherine (NT), catching a ferry across the Katherine Gorge to start. 6 Days, 5 nights, each camp has a waterhole for swimming. Water & toilets at each camp Only 15 people per day are allowed so I shall be booking for whatever day I can get so the start date is flexible. Booking opens on 6/2/23. M/H 62 km