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3-5 Mar, Sat-Mon Growee Gulf to Goat Mountain in Bylong Labyrinth
Grade:6/6 Sydney Branch
YB
Camp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longNote: there is currently an open fire ban in the Wollemi National Park, to be reviewed on 28/02/18. We may only be able to use gas stoves. Day 1 - Saturday 3 March. Park at Growee Gulf on Bylong Valley Way. Use Deliverance Gully to gain Growee Range, then follow it east to Key Saddle. Descend into Lee Creek for overnight camp. Distance 10km. Day 2 - Sunday 4 March. With day packs, return to Key Saddle, then traverse a tight and convoluted ridge towards Goat Mountain, as far as the time permits, before returning to the camp. Day 3 - Monday 5 March. Make our way back to the cars along Growee Range and down through Wanda Wanda Crater and Gully. Distance 10km. Partly exploratory. Scrambling and exposure. Numbers are strictly limited.
Location: Wollemi NP Limit: 8. View

4-9 Mar, Sun-Fri Coolah Tops & Mount Kaputar
Grade:3/6 Length 65km  850m Sydney Branch
Greg L.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longCamp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.A series of short walks in 2 fantastic parks, each of volcanic origin. Unique landforms and interesting walking. It will be possible to come for one or both parks. Car camping with basic facilities, may be able to get cabins at Mount Kaputar.
Location: Coolah Tops NP and Mount Kaputar NP
Map: Contact leader Limit: 12. View

4-10 Mar, Sun-Sat Lake Gordon, Tasmania
Grade:5/6 Length 50km Milton Branch
Peter W.
Paddle | A canoe or kayak tripCamp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.(Fully Booked) Lake Gordon and the upper reaches of the Gordon River. Isolated and rarely visited. 6 days camping out of kayaks in the South West Tasmania Wilderness. Paddlers need to be competent and equipped for cold weather camping and paddling. Potential cold weather camping and paddling. Some exposed water. PFDs compulsory. Limit: 8. View

10-11 Mar, Sat (08:30AM)-Sun (15:00PM) Starlights Track
Grade:3/6 Length 12km  300m Sydney Branch
Richard T.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longCamp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.A short full pack walk from Hilltop, near Mittagong, down the Starlights Track to camp on the Nattai River (Macarthur Flat). Lovely scenery and a great campsite in the valley with tall cliffs around.
Location: Nattai NP Limit: 15. View

15-25 Mar, Thu (06:00AM)-Sun (18:00PM) Great Ocean Walk, Victoria
Grade:3/6 Length 104km  500m Southern Sydney Branch
Esther C.
Camp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or long(Updated Details) It is 3 weeks to the walk. A spot or two may come up. If you are keen to do this walk, please join us for this Sunday's meet and greet walk. James Moule will be leading the moderately paced 7 day walks from Apollo Bay (staying in a big house) using car shuffle. We shall walk 104 km in total with length of day walks ranging  from 10 km to 22 km. Car pool from Sydney to one night stay near Wangaratta on 15th before continuing to Apollo Bay and also on return (24th). Rain, wind, slippery and uneven sections.
Location: Victoria
Map: Great Otway NP Limit: 10. View

16-26 Mar, Fri (07:00AM)-Mon (19:00PM) Great Ocean Walk, Victoria, Group 2
Grade:3/6 Length 104km  500m Southern Sydney Branch
Esther C.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longCamp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.(Updated Details) It is 3 weeks to the walk. A spot or two may come up. If you are keen to do this walk, please join us for this Sunday's meet and greet walk. Due to the level of interest in The Great Ocean Walk, a second group has been formed which will walk one day later than the original group. Alison Farrell and John Thorn will be leading the moderately paced 7 day walks from Apollo Bay (staying in a big house) using car shuffle.  The walk is 104km in total with length of day walks ranging from 10 to 22km. Car pool from Sydney to one night stay near Wangaratta on 16th before continuing to Apollo Bay and also on return on 25th. Rain, wind, slippery and uneven sections. Meals coordinator: Lynette Byrnes. Limit: 10. View

17-24 Mar, Sat-Sat Lake Macquarie SCA
Sydney Branch
Tony T.
Camp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or long(Fully Booked) Day walks from cabins in the Toronto area of Lake Macquarie SCA. Walking sections of the Great North Walk, the Fernleigh Track, Teralba, Heaton Gap, Wangi Wangi. Formed walking tracks 13-19km per day.
Map: Contact leader Limit: 20. View

17-18 Mar, Sat (06:00AM)-Sun (18:00PM) Mt Victoria to Blackheath
Grade:5/6 Length 30km  1,500m Sydney Branch
Nicola L.
Camp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(Updated Details) Packwalk Mt Victoria - Victoria Creek - Grose River - Govetts Creek (side trip up and down Perry's Lookdown: with or without pack, your choice!) - Junction Rock - Govetts Leap - Blackheath. Initial few kms along fire trail to stretch the legs, then mostly shady bush track along the creeks and rivers. Several ups and downs including 400m and 600m individual climbs. Creek crossing at Junction Rock. Some exposure on the (very solid) staircase up to Govetts Leap. Joint with SBW/Bush Club.
Location: Blue Mountains NP
Map: Mount Wilson 89301N and Katoomba 89301S Limit: 8. View

18-23 Mar, Sun-Fri Southern Highlands Car Camp
Milton Branch
Elaine R.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longCamp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.(Updated Details) Walks will be in Bundanoon, Mittagong and other Southern Highlands locations. Camping at Gambell's Rest Morton NP, bookings to be made online through NP website. Alternate accommodation for those who don't want to camp is available at Bundanoon or anywhere in Southern Highlands: make your own arrangements. Varied walks in & around Bundanoon, Mittagong, Tallong etc. Contact leader essential. View

24-26 Mar, Sat-Mon Baker Ridge & Holbrook Castle
Grade:6/6 Sydney Branch
YB
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longCamp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.Strictly limited numbers. Private property access has been arranged. Day 1 – Friday 23 March. Early start. Drive to Widden Valley and park at the national park boundary at GR 471 767. Ascend Baker Ridge until about GR 468 740. The objective now is to find water in the gullies below. Camp at Baker Ridge and visit Holbrook Castle. Distance about 6km. Day 2 – Saturday 24 March. With day packs only, walk south, then east on Baker Ridge, through the labyrinth of spurs, till about GR 490 722. Return to the camp. If time permits, visit Sheep Station Point. Distance 8-12km. Day 3 – Sunday 25 March. From the camp, walk into a side gully to the west and down to Widden Trail and the cars. Distance 6km. Exploratory. Scrambling and exposure.
Location: Wollemi NP
Map: Mount Pomany 89321S and Coricudgy 89322N Limit: 8. View

30 Mar - 2 Apr, Fri-Mon Budawangs Grand Traverse
Grade:4/6 Length 50km  400m Sydney Branch
Mark G.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longCamp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.60 Best walks | This is one of the NPA's 60 best walks.On this walk we experience some of the best the famous Budawangs has to offer staying in camp caves where possible and climbing and exploring various peaks along the way. We will start at Wog Wog and visit along our journey such wonderful landmarks as Corang Arch, Mounts Bibbenluke, Tarn, Haughton, Sturgiss and Quiltys to name a few, and wander in ancient forests and along beautiful creeks and rivers. This is, in short, a trip not to be missed for those who love nature and enjoy the pursuit of wilderness walking. May include the odd bit of optional off-track walking.
Location: Morton NP
Map: Endrick 89274S and Corang 89273N Limit: 15. Best Walk: Monolith Valley View

3-8 Apr, Tue-Sun Bush regeneration activities at Kylies Beach
Mid North Coast Branch
Sue B.
Camp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longA week of bush regeneration activities based at the gorgeous spot of Kylies Beach. Volunteers welcome to come for whatever time they can spare. Phone Sue for information and to book in.
Location: Crowdy Bay NP View

4-12 Apr, Wed-Thu Canberra in the autumn
Milton Branch
Peter W.
Paddle | A canoe or kayak tripCycle | A cycling tripCamp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.Social | A trip where people will be encouraged to interact and chat with each other.(Fully Booked) A beautiful time of year to explore Canberra. Based at the Alivio Tourist Park. You can caravan, cabin or camp. Come for the paddle, cycle or both. Flexible days where you can opt to do your own thing. Some of the planned activities are Paddling Burley Griffin, 2 cycling days around the lake visiting galleries & exhibits etc, Canberra Zoo, Botanical Gardens & Arboretum and a 40/60 km ride to Belconnen and Gungahlin. Virtually all the cycling shall be on bike trails. Weather will determine the day/days we paddle. PFDs compulsory. Limit: 18. View

8-19 Apr, Sun-Thu East to West Wollemi Traverse
Grade:6/6 Sydney Branch
YB
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longCamp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.This walk will attempt to traverse the Wollemi NP from its easternmost point near Bulga in the Hunter Valley to its westernmost point at Oz Mountain next to Bylong Valley Way. It is expected to take 12 days. Please note that this walk is now closed. Exploratory. Scrambling and exposure.
Location: Wollemi NP View

13-15 Apr, Fri (06:00AM)-Sun (18:00PM) Dunphys Campground to Kanangra Walls
Grade:5/6 Length 36km  2,000m Sydney Branch
Nicola L.
Camp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longFast pace | A trip where the leaders will set a fast pace.(Cancelled) Packwalk Dunphys Campground - Black Horse Ridge - Mt Yellow Dog - Coxs River - Mt Strongleg - Mt Cloudmaker - Mt Stormbreaker - Crafts Wall - Kanangra Walls. Camps at Kangaroo Clearing, then a nice possie between Mt Stormbreaker and Gabes Gap. Continuing on to Kanangra Walls is dependent on finding some degree of water at Mobbs Swamp (and therefore Dex Creek), we may wander around the Wild Dogs/Coxs River instead and return to Dunphys. River crossing at Yellow Pup point. Lots of steep ups and downs (400m & 600m individual climbs). Contribution to car shuffle or taxis will be required. Joint with Bush Club/SBW.
Location: Blue Mountains NP and Kanangra-Boyd NP
Map: Jenolan 89303N and Kanangra 89303S Limit: 6. View

14-15 Apr, Sat (06:00AM)-Sun (18:00PM) Thornleigh to Cowan
Grade:4/6 Length 36km  1,100m Sydney Branch
Nicola L.
Camp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPackwalk Thornleigh to Cowan along the Great North Walk: a great walk through beautiful bushland, walking up Berowra Creek to Berowra Waters, then inland to Cowan. Mostly good bush track, some fire trail. Water and toilets at Crosslands, we'll continue onto Lyrebird Creek to camp. Lots of steep ups and downs (some using D rings), individual ascents 220m, multiple creek crossings.
Location: Berowra Valley NP
Map: Hornsby 91304S and Cowan 91304N Limit: 8. View

18-24 Apr, Wed-Tue Mt Buffalo, Victoria
Illawarra Branch
Adrian J.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longCamp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.(Fully Booked - Ask leader about waiting list) Car camping trip with a series of day walks in the magnificent granite country of Mt Buffalo National Park near Bright in northern Victoria. Walks are all medium degree of difficulty between 10 and 14 kms in distance. We will be camping in the Lake Catani Campground in the national park and driving to walks on roads that are mostly sealed with the occasional section of good quality dirt road. No public transport options are available, participants need to bring their own vehicles or make their own arrangements to share. This is being run in conjunction with the Victorian Rail Trail trip organised by Vicki Presdee. Participants can do either trip or join both. Contact leader for itinerary and further information. View

24 Apr - 5 May, Tue-Sat Victorian Bike Ride
Hawkesbury Cumberland Branch
Vicki P.
Cycle | A cycling tripWalk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longCamp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.(Fully Booked) A series of bike rides around the Bendigo and Ballarat area that will include the O'Keefe Rail Trail and the Skipton Rail Trail which we will ride one way and organise a private transfer for the return trip. Also included is a walk on the Leanganook Track including Mt Alexander and part of the Coliban Main Channel and on one of the proposed rides we will also catch a train one way and ride the return trip. The other rides are creek and river rides through parks and scenic areas. Rides range in distance from 18 kms to 53 kms a day on well formed tracks and a hybrid bike is suitable. We will be staying in caravan parks with various accommodation options and you will need to make your own bookings and transport arrangements. Contact leader for a detailed itinerary. View

2-4 May, Wed-Fri Shoalhaven
Grade:3/6 Length 16km Illawarra Branch
Col M.
Camp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.Paddle | A canoe or kayak trip2 days paddling. Thursday - paddle Sussex Inlet and cross a short section of St Georges Basin (weather conditions permitting), back via canals and the entrance. Friday - paddle down Wandandian Creek from Bewong to St Georges Basin, cross a short section of open water (weather permitting) and follow an estuary to Tullawalla Lagoon. Return via direct route. Come for 1 or both days. Cabins and powered sites available at Holiday Haven Tourist Park, Swan Lake if required on Wednesday (2nd) and Thursday (3rd) nights. Will not go onto open water in unfavourable wind conditions. PFDs and Splash decks compulsory. Must have own kayak and transport.
Location: Sussex Inlet , Wandandian Creek Limit: 12. View

26-27 May, Sat (08:30AM)-Sun (16:00PM) Splendour Rock Pack Walk
Grade:3/6 Length 25km  600m Sydney Branch
Richard T.
Camp | a trip that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or long60 Best walks | This is one of the NPA's 60 best walks.The annual trip to Splendour Rock in the Blue Mountains, this time with a nearly full moon. A wonderful experience! This is a lovely trip with an unforgettable view from the campsite.
Location: Blue Mountains NP Limit: 15. Best Walk: Splendour Rock View

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