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|25 Oct, Wed 9:00AM||Buckleys Point|
|Mostly flat and gentle incline walk from Narrawallee Creek Point Road through weather-beaten forest to Buckleys Head. Optional side tracks along the way. The weather should be good enough for a swim if you are so inclined. Bring a snack because the view is too beautiful not to have a relax at. Coffee afterwards at Anglers Cafe, Lake Conjola.
Location: Conjola NP View
|26 Oct, Thu 12:03PM||Pearl Beach – Ettalong|
|(Jean’s Group) Zenia P.|
|(NEW!!!) Walk from Pearl Beach to Ettalong along beaches. There will be time for a swim in the Pearl Beach Pool. Possible wet feet at beach inlet at Umina Beach. Bus return to Woy Woy Station. Late finish. Train return to city from Woy Woy. View|
|31 Oct, Tue 9:30AM||Basin View to Huskisson|
|Led by Herbert Frey & Leslie Reddacliff. From Basin View boat ramp, mainly on cycleway to St Georges Basin, along foreshore track to Sanctuary Pt. Cycleway again to Huskisson. Bring or buy your lunch! Return on cycleways and roads. Swim possible if hot. Contact leaders essential.
Map: Shoalhaven Cycleways View
|4 Nov, Sat 9:00AM||Avalon Beach to Barrenjoey Lighthouse|
|Leaders: Leslie Buchanan and Hugh Hodge (contact Hugh on 0416 114 580, email@example.com)
This is a beautiful walk with fantastic coastal scenery. The walk starts at the Avalon Surf Club kiosk located on Avalon beach at 9am. Coffee and toilets are handy. Lighthouse section which involves a bit of climbing is optional. There are swim stops along this walk. Bring snacks, water and lunch. This is a Great Ocean Walk (March 2018) meet and greet but all NPA members are welcome. Members who wish to do the Great Ocean Walk are encouraged to join. Slippery and rugged sections at times.
Location: Northern Beaches Limit: 20. View
|25 Nov, Sat 8:15AM||Putty Beach to McMasters Beach|
|A walk via Maitland Bay. This is one of my favourite coastal walks and I plan to stop for numerous swims along the way. If lucky we will also have a snorkel at Little Bay so bring your swimmers, mask and flippers.
Location: Bouddi NP
Map: Broken Bay 91301N Limit: 15. View
|2 Dec, Sat 8:35AM||Spit bridge to Manly|
|If there is a more iconic walk that epitomises the beauty of Sydney Harbour I'd certainly like to know about it! Expect several swimming stops and a side trip to Crater Cove along the way as we cruise along the littoral zone.
Location: Sydney Harbour National Park Limit: 20. View
|12 Dec, Tue 9:37AM||Sydney Harbour NP|
|(NEW!!!) Walk to South Head, Watsons Bay then to Nielsen Park Beach for a 1 hour stop for lunch and optional swim (at own risk), then Hermitage Track walk to Rose Bay. Bus return to city. Carry morning tea, lunch and water for a full day walk. Bushtracks, some steep steps, streets. Moderate pace.
Location: Sydney Harbour National Park View
|16 Dec, Sat 7:44AM||Bronte Beach, Clovelly Beach, Gordons Bay and Little Bay|
|This is not a walk but a series of surfing and snorkelling stops to experience as much of Sydney's sealife as we're able to spot in these 4 iconic locations! So bring along your boogie board, snorkelling gear and swimmers on this aquatic tour of the best beaches and bays the eastern suburbs can offer. Blockout and rash vests advisable.
Map: Sydney Limit: 20. View
|17 Dec, Sun||Kentlyn|
|Pre Christmas retreat to sanity. No cash registers within cooee. Not far, not fast. Easy walk to the best private, secluded swimming hole on the Georges River. Bring your plant book, bring any book, and your swimmers, and prepare to relaaaxxxxxx. Bring your tent if you want to stay the night. Some unformed track. Deep water. Bunyips. View|
|17 Dec, Sun 10:00AM||Retreat to Sanity|
|On the penultimate Sunday before Christmas, please join me in a Retreat to Sanity, anytime from 10 o'clock on, at 206 Georges River Road, Kentlyn. No need to book. Just a few hundred yards easy walk to a shady spot on the upper Georges River. Swimming swimming swimming, and not a sound of a cash register within cooee. Bring your eats, drinks, picnic blankets, and prepare for a totally sybaritic day. For more info call Beth.
T: Plenty of parking, or take a bus from Campbelltown railway station to Kentlyn. Deep water. Rocks. Bunyips
Location: Georges River NP
Map: Campbelltown 90291N Limit: 20. View
|18 Dec, Mon 9:00AM||Maitland Bay Circuit from Wagstaffe|
|(NEW!!!) Joint walk with Bush club. Great views, bush tracks, beaches, possible swim at Maitland Bay (lunch).
Location: Central Coast
Map: Broken Bay 91301N Limit: 15. View
|4 Jan, Thu 9:00AM||Circumnavigate Narrabeen Lagoon|
|(NEW!!!) Exact walk will be determined by weather and group on the day. Minimum will be to circumnavigate the lagoon and walk to Narrabeen rock pool for a swim. Depending on the day and the group we may add 4km and climb up above the fitness centre to enjoy the views and possibly a cooling breeze from up there. Joint walk with Bush club.
Location: Northern Beaches
Map: Mona Vale 91301S Limit: 15. View
|14 Jan, Sun 8:30AM||Lower Blue Mountains Day Walk|
|(NEW!!!) A short day walk to Erskine Creek via the easy Jack Evans Track. Plenty of time to explore the area and to swim. A nice summer walk that is not too hard. Limit: 15. View|
|28 Feb, Wed 8:50AM||Taronga Park Zoo to the Spit|
|(NEW!!!) Relaxed summer walk with swimming opportunities. Walk can be extended to Manly if anyone is keen and weather is suitable.
Location: Sydney Harbour National Park
Map: Walking Coastal Sydney Limit: 15. View
|28 Feb, Wed 9:45AM||Watsons Bay to Coogee|
|(NEW!!!) Walk from Watsons Bay to Coogee Beach via Macquarie Lighthouse, Bondi, Bronte and Clovelly Beaches. Great coastal views and opportunity for a swim. No need to contact leader unless enquiry. Street walking, some steps and hills.
Location: Southern Beaches View