|9 Sep, Sat 11:00AM||Kentlyn|
|Not far, not fast. Rich wildflower area, many rare plants. Possible koalas. In spring time, this patch on the upper Georges is ablaze with wildflowers. Bring your plant book, and your swimmers. All on formed track, mainly flat, with some stairs down to the river. Back by 3pm. One set of well formed steep steps. Deep water. Cliffs. View|
|17 Sep, Sun 10:30AM||Iluka Swamp|
|Not far, not fast. Plenty of plants to see. Experience the grandeur of the rare O'Hares Creek Shale Sandstone Woodland, before entering a pristine wetland environment. Bring your plant book and your swimmers, lunch, drink etc. Some rough spots on the track.
Location: Dharawal NP View
|20 Sep, Wed 9:00AM||Walter Hood Monument|
|A perfect spring day's walk along the flat, sheltered, mostly deserted, wide open beaches of Bendalong as well as some scenic tracks. No wet and slippery rocks! Bring some snacks and water in case we decide to just sit and enjoy the scenery for a while. Swimmers optional. Coffee back in Milton.
Walter Hood Monument to Washerwomans Beach (or thereabouts)
Location: Conjola NP View
|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
|29 Oct, Sun 8:30AM||Honeymoon Bay To Target Beach|
|Visit secluded beaches on the northern headland of Jervis Bay. Track passes through eucalypt and banksia forest and littoral rainforest with views to Point Perpendicular and across Jervis Bay to Bowen Island and the Booderee Peninsula. Opportunity to swim at Honeymoon Bay or option to extend walk to Bindijine Beach at end of the walk.
Location: Beecroft Peninsula
Map: Currarong 90271N and Huskisson 90274N 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
|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
|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|