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5 Mar, Fri 9:00AM Neighbourhood walk No 6: Epping to Pennant Hills
Grade:2/6 Length 8.5km  180m Sydney Branch
(SWAG) Esther
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longCafe | A trip that involves a relaxed stop at a cafe.First time friendly | A trip that is perfect for most new members (assuming you have a reasonable level of fitness)Public Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(Fully Booked - Ask leader about waiting list) Leader will be Ian Edwards. Today we walk from Epping to Pennant Hills via the Pioneers Track and Chilworth Reserve. It covers the history of Devlins Creek,  Martin Bros Quarry, First Settlers, C Tucker, Ross & Maher, Mobbs, Brick Kiln, Trunks .  The steepest climb involves about 30 steps.  Optional lunch at pub.
Location: Epping Limit: 19. View

6 Mar, Sat Como to Oatley
Grade:2/6 Length 10km Sydney Branch
Lyn C.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(NEW!!!) Moderate pace. Como to Oatley via Green Point, Como Bridge, Oatley Park, Jewfish Bay, Lime Kiln Bay Bushland Sanctuary. River, bay and bushland views. Ups and downs. Steps. Some unformed and uneven surfaces which may be slippery if wet. Some quiet street walking. Break off points. View

7 Mar, Sun 9:00AM Parramatta to Shoalhaven Heads: Section 18
Grade:3/6 Length 11km  300m Sydney Branch
Esther
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(Fully Booked) Co-Leader Kevin Cliffe. Part of the Great South Coast Walk, a long-distance walking route along the southern coastline of New South Wales, from Bundeena on the southern fringe of Sydney, to Mallacoota, just over the border in Victoria, 660 km in total. Today we walk from Bundeena to Wattamolla. Always wanted to do the Coast Track but 28 km and 900 m elevation in one day is not your cup of tea? This is your chance to do it in 3 sections with public transport option. Take train and ferry to Bundeena Wharf. Walk to Wattamolla. Catch the shuttle from Wattamolla to Sutherland Station at end of walk. Fare is $10. Ask leader for payment details for group booking. Bundeena to Shoalhavens Steep and slippery sections.
Location: Royal NP
Map: Royal NP Limit: 12. View

8 Mar, Mon 9:03AM Dantes Glen
Grade:3/6 Length 9km  300m Sydney Branch
Allan P.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(Fully Booked) San Jose Ave to North Lawson Trail then follow cliff top to Echo Bluff, Echo Point, Fairy Falls, Dantes Glen, Empire Pass, Frederica Falls. Take Hughes Ave track back to Lawson. Creek crossings. Steep loose fire trail section. Steep worn steps. Muddy sections. Bridge at Dantes Glen has 3 person limit.
Location: Lawson
Map: Katoomba 89301S Limit: 16. View

8 Mar, Mon 9:41AM Pink Flannel Flowers at Mt Victoria
Grade:3/6 Length 6.5km  180m Branch
Ian B.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPhotography | A trip that has a strong focus on encouraging people to capture photographs.Public Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(NEW!!!) We are heading to the Ikara Head Track, near Mt Victoria, to see spectacular and extensive displays of the rare pink flannel flowers that only appear after severe bushfires. Then onto Ikara Head for great views of the Gross River valley. We will be meeting at Mt Victoria Station and proceed by car to the track head. Numbers attending will be limited by the number of people offering to drive people from the station. When booking please include your phone number, emergency contact number your member number and whether you are coming by train or driving. Drivers should indicate how many passengers they can take from the station. Passengers should recompense their driver as per NPA policy. Booking essential. Some trip hazards.
Location: Ikara Head
Map: Mount Wilson 89301N Limit: 15. View

9 Mar, Tue Helensburgh Short Circuit
Grade:3/6 Length 14km  350m Illawarra Branch
Adrian J.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Commence with a short steep climb from the station followed with a long, gradual descent on a variety of un-named tracks to the Hacking River. After a break, backtrack and follow the Hacking River Fire Trail and cross the river. Follow the Red Cedar circuit and return across the river. Ascend a short off-track section to pick up a variety of tracks back to Helensburgh Station. Relaxed pace. Slippery/loose conditions, river crossings.
Location: Garawarra SCA and Royal NP
Map: Appin 90291S and Otford 91294S View

10 Mar, Wed 10:00AM Bundeena to Marley Coastal Walk
Grade:3/6 Length 11km  200m Sydney Branch
Michael B.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(NEW!!!) Popular walk with pleasant coastal views. Bundeena, Balconies to Marley and return. A few ups and downs. Street walking and coastal cliff walk. Essential to bring plenty of water and sturdy footwear.
Location: Royal NP Limit: 15. View

11 Mar, Thu Port Pyrmont History Walk
Grade:1/6 Length 5km Sydney Branch
Sandra C.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longEducational | A trip where the leader will focus on teaching or training.First time friendly | A trip that is perfect for most new members (assuming you have a reasonable level of fitness)Slow pace | A trip where the leader will set an easy pace.Social | A trip where people will be encouraged to interact and chat with each other.Public Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(NEW!!!) (Fully Booked) Due to popular demand - 2nd offer of this walk. On this circular walk we will visit key sites in this industrial, cultural and maritime historic area. Including, 1904 original facade Powerhouse (electric), 1867 St Bede Church, 1806 Elizabeth Macarthur favourite family picnic ground, 1877-1946 Pyrmont Tidal Baths, 1855 Paradise Quarry and the 1922 Angel of Peace WW1 Memorial. Flat foreshore walk with some up and down street walking. Return to city L1, bus or ferry. COVID safe participant numbers.
Location: Pyrmont, Sydney Harbour View

11 Mar, Thu Waterfalls of Lawson and Hazelbrook
Grade:3/6 Length 14km  400m Illawarra Branch
Adrian J.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.From Lawson Station follow paths to pick up the South Lawson Waterfall Circuit. Complete circuit visiting five waterfalls. Cross to the Hazelbrook Circuit, explore and visit more waterfalls, cascades and various pools. Finish with a walk along Terrace Falls Road to Hazelbrook Station. Relaxed pace. Slippery rocks, creek crossings, cliff edges.
Location: Blue Mountains NP
Map: Katoomba 89301S View

11 Mar, Thu Wolli Creek – Bexley North to Tempe and beyond
Grade:2/6 Length 7km Sydney Branch
Sue W.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longFirst time friendly | A trip that is perfect for most new members (assuming you have a reasonable level of fitness)Photography | A trip that has a strong focus on encouraging people to capture photographs.Public Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(NEW!!!) A medium pace walk route along part of the Two Valley Trail party on rough walking tracks and across parklands.
* Booking is mandatory. Hazards include tree roots, rocks, uneven surfaces, other tripping hazard include slips and trips after rain.
Location: Wolli Creek Regional Park Limit: 10. View

12 Mar, Fri 10:05AM Neighbourhood walk No 7: Little Digger Track and Two Creeks Track
Grade:2/6 Length 7km  170m Sydney Branch
(SWAG) Esther
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(Nearly fully booked) Co-leader: Heather Lakiss. This pleasant walk starts from Lindfield Park and heads through the bushland to the Two Creeks Track, which it follows through the national park to, and along, Middle Harbour Creek. The walk returns to Lindfield Park via the picturesque Little Digger Track, and through a few shortcut alley ways in East Lindfield. View neighbourhood walks Steep, rugged and slippery sections
Map: Middle Harbour Limit: 12. View

14 Mar, Sun 9:10AM Parramatta to Shoalhaven Heads: Section 19 Wattamolla to Garie Beach
Grade:3/6 Length 9km  300m Sydney Branch
Esther
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(Nearly fully booked) Co-Leader Kevin Cliffe. Part of the Great South Coast Walk  (http://greatsouthcoastwalk.net/) a long-distance walking route along the southern coastline of New South Wales, from Bundeena on the southern fringe of Sydney, to Mallacoota, just over the border in Victoria, 660km in total. Today we walk from Wattamolla to Garie Beach. Always wanted to do the Coast Track but 28 km and 900 m elevation in one day is not your cup of tea? This is your chance to do it in 3 sections with public transport option. Catch the 8am shuttle from Sutherland Station to Wattamolla, arriving 9:15 am. Walk to Garie Beach and catch the shuttle at 2:00 pm back to Sutherland. Day fare is $18. Ask leader for payment details for group booking. Bundeena to Shoalhavens Steep and slippery sections.
Location: Royal NP
Map: Royal National Park Sketch Map Limit: 12. View

15 Mar, Mon 8:46AM Faulconbridge to Springwood (some new tracks)
Grade:3/6 Length 10km  250m Sydney Branch
Janet R.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.A few new tracks (for me). See the Faulconbridge mallees and Blue Gums. Tracks overlooking part of Linden Creek. Down to side creek, up to quarry. Chapman Parade then down Goochs Track to Springwood Creek. Up the lovely Madeleine Glen, road and tracks to Springwood Station. Maintain Covid distancing etc. Rough, steep parts.
Map: Springwood 90304S Limit: 15. View

17 Mar, Wed Cowan to Berowra
Grade:3/6 Length 15km  600m Sydney Branch
Bandula G.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Part of the Great North Walk. Starting at Cowan Station, walk down to Berowra Creek, walk along the creek to Berowra Waters, and then walk up the Berkley Firetrail to Berowra Station. Walk maybe cancelled if very hot weather is forecast. Steep and slippery sections, creek crossings.
Location: Great North Walk Limit: 15. View

17 Mar, Wed Stanwell Park Circuit via Wodi Wodi Track
Grade:3/6 Length 8.5km  450m Illawarra Branch
Adrian J.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Commencing at Stanwell Park Station follow the Wodi Wodi Track with possible side trips to the famous Viaduct and Stanwell Creek. Continue to Mt Mitchell, return to main track then onto Stanwell Park Beach following paths and tracks back to the station. Relaxed pace. Creek crossings, cliff edges, slippery conditions.
Location: Illawarra Escarpment
Map: Appin 90291S View

18 Mar, Thu Abbotsford Wharf – Chiswick Wharf return
Grade:1/6 Length 6km Sydney Branch
Sandra C.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longFirst time friendly | A trip that is perfect for most new members (assuming you have a reasonable level of fitness)Slow pace | A trip where the leader will set an easy pace.Social | A trip where people will be encouraged to interact and chat with each other.Public Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(NEW!!!) Walk the foreshore from Abbotsford Wharf to Chiswick Wharf (Blackwall Point) following the foreshore track by Abbotsford Bay where possible. View the 1890 Abbotsford House at Figtree Bay. Some street walking, steps and street climbs from foreshore. Return by same scenic route. COVID-19 safe numbers. View

19 Mar, Fri 10:00AM Neighbourhood walk No 8: Paddington explorer
Grade:1/6 Length 6km  100m Sydney Branch
(SWAG) Esther
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longCafe | A trip that involves a relaxed stop at a cafe.First time friendly | A trip that is perfect for most new members (assuming you have a reasonable level of fitness)Public Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Co- Leader  HL. The "neighbourhood series" will be led by walkers who live in the vicinity of where they live. Today we explore Paddington. Points of interest:  Trumper Park, Paddington Reserve Garden. With its immaculate gardens, boardwalk, lighting and furniture, Paddington Reservoir Gardens offers a relaxing oasis for the community to enjoy in the heart of Paddington.It has been described as a combination of the Baths of Caracalla and The Hanging Gardens of Babylon. Optional lunch at The Lord Dudley Hotel.  It is one of Sydney's oldest and most loved family run English pubs. After lunch, there will be a second walk.  Highlights are: Five-ways, UNSW Art and Design, Victoria Barrack, Art Galleries, St Francis Assisi's Catholic Church, St Matthias Anglican Church
  Limit: 12. View

21 Mar, Sun 9:38AM Crossing the Blue Mountains: Section 9
Grade:3/6 Length 10km  300m Sydney Branch
Stuart S.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longCafe | A trip that involves a relaxed stop at a cafe.Public Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(Nearly fully booked) This is a historic walk http://heritagedrive.com.au/project/history-walk-faulconbridge-steam-saw-mill-site/. We walk from Linden to Faulconbridge. Visit an Aboriginal site and the historic sawmill, and a few rocky vantage points, which offered spectacular views of the valley. The track to the creek is steep and involves some rock scrambling but it is adorned with wildflowers of various colours, overhangs and caves. Unfortunately this walk involves 4 km of street walking. Creek crossings, steep and slippery sections. Gortex boots an advantage. Walk will be cancelled in severe weather warning, bush fire warning or park closure. Please check your mailbox the night before to make sure walk is still on. Steep and slipppery sections. Steep and slippery sections. 5 creek crossings, narrow, rocky and wet paths. Long sleeve shirts and trousers recommended. Gortex boots an advantage. Walk will be cancelled in severe weather warning, bush fire warning or park closure. Please check your mail box the night before to make sure walk is still on. 
Map: Blue Mountains Limit: 12. View

22 Mar, Mon 8:42AM Springwood to Valley Heights
Grade:3/6 Length 13km  450m Sydney Branch
Janet R.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Down the lovely Sassafras Track. Along Magdala Creek. Up to Martins Lookout. Along road to Valley Heights fire trail. Up to Valley Heights Station. Rough, steep parts.
Map: Springwood 90304S Limit: 15. View

24 Mar, Wed Scarborough to Stanwell Park
Grade:4/6 Length 12km  550m Illawarra Branch
Adrian J.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.From Scarborough Station follow paths, beaches and rock platforms to the Sea Cliff Bridge. Descend on narrow exposed ledges and ladders to follow a route beneath the bridge. (Option to take an easier route along the top of the bridge). Continue along coastal paths and ascend to the Wodi Wodi Track and Mt Mitchell. Options to explore Stanwell Creek visiting Viaduct and upper levels. Relaxed pace. Slippery conditions, exposed ledges, cliff edges, creek crossings.
Location: Illawarra Escarpment
Map: Appin 90291S and Bulli 90292N View

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