Trip Program

Date Sort descending Type Title Grade Distance
Thu, 31 Mar DAY Warrandyte South-Ringwood North circuit. Catch Metro to Ringwood (Belgrave/Lilydale lines) and then a 364 Warrandyte bus to near Colman Park, Warrandyte South. Walk mainly on bush tracks and horse trails to connect up various parks and reserves in a circuit of Warrandyte South-Ringwood North. At walk's end, 364 bus to Ringwood. Walk date subject to trains operating during the works to remove level crossings at Surrey Hills and Mont Albert. Committed bookings only; no book now, cancel later walkers, please. E/M 13 km
Sat, 2 Apr DAY Red Hill Market & Rail Trail. Park in the Red Hill Recreaton Reserve ($5 per car). Start with a 1.5 hour wander around the iconic Red Hill market - perfect destination to purchase unique home made gifts or simply buy and eat a yummy breakfast. Our walk is a loop trail from the Recreation Reserve to Stanley Rd, Merricks Trail and back. COVID: As walk leader I will only take vaccinated walkers. Remember we are attending the Red Hill market first so it is important we abide by government rules. E 13 km
Mon, 4-8 Apr BC McMIllans walking track TENT base camp. Expressions of interest sought to participate in walks in this remote location along the McMillan’s walking track. Participants must be fully self sufficient - all camp equipment, food and drinking water. The camp area has only one drop toilet and water from the adjoining river. Starting each day from base, the walks are long, sometimes over rocky ground and require participants to walk at at a sustained pace. Therefore considerable hiking experience and a very good level of fitness are essential. M/H 18 km
Thu, 7 Apr DAY Lake Wendouree at Ballarat. Travel by V/Line from Southern Cross to Ballarat and wander around Lake Wendouree and surrounds. Use your myki (approx $16 seniors/concession) or one of your PTV vouchers. Please note 7:40am meeting time at Southern Cross. Expect to be back at Southern Cross by 4:15pm. E 13 km
Sat, 30 Apr DAY Mt Macedon. An 18km walk in the Macedon Regional Park. The inital climb of 350m is 2km . Generally the track is a good forest surface with gravel road in some sections. There is a steep descent from Mt Towrong at the end of the walk over exposed rocks (200m over 1.5km). This section may be slippery if wet. Boots and poles are essential. Fabulous views in several directions if the weather is clear. M/H 18 km
Mon, 30 May- 10 Jun BC Larapinta Trek Group 2. 9 day guided tour Trek Larapinta ( everything included $ 3395 minimum 8 people ) day pack only required. Deposit $ 450 payable when we have 8 people We have expressions of interest from 6 people and they will have preferential booking. Application form is required. Option. There is a 3 day tour of Ayers Rock & Kings Canyon aprox $ 600 prior to Trek Air Fares and 3 days accommodation aprox $ 650 twin share. M/H 120 km
Fri, 3-14 Jun BC Larapinta Trek Group 1. 9 day guided tour Trek Larapinta ( everthing included $ 3395 minimum 8 people ) day pack only required. Deposit $ 450 payable when we have 8 people We have expressions of interest from 6 people and they will have preferential booking. Application form is required. Option. There is a 3 day tour of Ayers Rock & Kings Canyon aprox $ 600 prior to Trek Air Fares and 3 days accommodation aprox $ 650 twin share. M/H 120 km