Trip Program

Date Sort descending Type Title Grade Distance
Sat, 8-9 Aug CON Regent Honeyeater Tree Planting Project. A fun and social weekend planting trees in the Benalla / Winton Wetlands area. Includes free morning & afternoon tea, Saturday evening dinner and Sunday lunch. Free accommodation available in the Scout & Guide halls. For further information and to register your attendance email the project coordinator, Andie Guerin, at regenthoney@outlook.com or andie@regenthoneyeater.org.au. E 2 km
Sat, 8 Aug
CANCELLED
DAY Yuonga Rd to Dee Rd and beyond - O'Shannassy trail central. Walk amongst tall timbers and beautiful large tree ferns. Lyrebirds have been both heard and seen and there are beautiful views out across the valley if fine. Suitable for new members as an introduction to bush walking. E/M 15 km
Sun, 9 Aug
CANCELLED
DAY Woolrich Lookout to Silvan Reservoir, Olinda. Meet at Woolrich Lookout. Toilets available. Generally well-formed tracks or gravel roads. Steep and muddy on Dam Track near Woolrich Lookout. Short steep hill climb to Woolrich Lookout. Use walking boots and poles. Varied forest of natives and exotic species especially in arboretum. Spectacular views of Silvan Dam and Yarra Valley. Lunch in picnic ground. M 14 km
Sat, 15 Aug
CANCELLED
DAY New member walk - O'Shannassy trail central. Walk amongst tall timbers and beautiful large tree ferns. Lyrebirds have been both heard and seen and there are beautiful views out across the valley if fine. New members invited to priority book as an introduction to bush walking. Existing members also invited to book if there are vacancies. E/M 14 km
Sun, 16 Aug
CANCELLED
DAY Murrindindi River and Wilhelmina Falls. Start at the suspension bridge, and walk along side the Murrindindi River. We then climb up to the Wilhelmina Falls. We follow the Boroondara track to the car park close to Falls Creek Road. From there, we rejoin the Murrindindi River track back to the suspension bridge. M 13 km
Sat, 22-23 Aug CON Regent Honeyeater Tree Planting Project. A fun and social weekend planting trees in the Benalla / Winton Wetlands area. Includes free morning & afternoon tea, Saturday evening dinner, Sunday lunch and a bush dance on Saturday evening. Free accommodation available in the Scout & Guide halls. For further information and to register your attendance email the project coordinator, Andie Guerin, at regenthoney@outlook.com or andie@regenthoneyeater.org.au. E 2 km
Sat, 22 Aug 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
Sun, 23 Aug DAY Mornington - Mount Martha. A pretty cliff and beach walk from Mornington to Mount Martha and return. M 15 km
Thu, 27 Aug DAY Arnolds Creek at Melton South. Meet at Melton station Staughton Street car park (Melway 342 J2). Learn about Australian aviator Charles James (Jimmy) Melrose who crashed into the escarpment above Arnolds Creek in 1936. Melrose (aged 21) was the youngest and only solo flyer to finish the 1934 London to Melbourne Air Race. Lower Arnolds Creek flows through a steep, rocky volcanic gorge before entering the Werribee River. Group size subject to govt regulations at the time. BYO hand sanitiser. Social distancing will be practised. E/M 12 km
Sun, 30 Aug DAY Green Bush/Two Bays Track. Combining Two Bays Walking Track, Green Bush and Long Circuit in Mornington National Park. M 18 km