Trip Program

Date Sort descending Type Title Grade Distance
Sat, 14 Sep DAY Heide Makers Market and Surrounds. Catch public transport to Heide museum. Walk around the sculpture gardens. Spend time at the makers market. Followed by a walk along the Yarra River. Return to Heide Cafe for afternoon tea. The walk will end here, allowing people to visit the gallery, if they choose to do so. E 10 km
Fri, 20-27 Sep O/N Budawangs 6-day. A 6-day walk (+ 2 days travel) in the wild & beautiful Budawang Wilderness. Long Gully, Castle Gap, Byangee, the Castle, Cooyoyo camp, Monolith Valley, Shrouded God, Angel Falls, Holland Creek, Mt Cole. Part on-track, much off-track, sections may be overgrown & hard work. The reward is fabulous scenery. H 40 km
Sat, 21 Sep DAY Baldry Crossing to Cape Schanck. Beautiful walk via Green's Bush and Bushrangers Bay. Varied terrain and vegetation. Lots of birdlife. Car shuffle. H 18 km
Sun, 17-22 Nov BC Portland and Surrounds. Expressions of interest for this Portland and surrounds walks. (Not Nelson) Car shuffles on some days so preference to those willing to drive and assist in car shuffles. 5 nights, 4 walking days. Arrive Sunday 17th November - return home Friday 22nd November. Coastal walks, one day 6km of sand, gravel roads and walking tracks. Mix of linear (car shuffles) and circuit walks covering coastal and river/lakes. Cabin accommodation (see below) with self-catering most nights. M 18 km
Fri, 27 Dec- 1 Jan 2025 BC Howmans Gap Falls Creek Base Camp. This popular fully catered base camp offers five night’s accommodation including 3 meals per day in the YMCA Lodge near Falls Creek with a variety of daily walks (easy to challenging or just take the day off). There will be people from Diamond Valley, Koonung, Waverley, Essendon and Bayside Bushwalking clubs and includes a New Year's Eve celebration. Accommodation is in bunk rooms (bottom bunks only). A deposit of $200 is reqd by Aug 20. Please phone or email for more detail if reqd. E/M 10 km