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29 Jul, Mon 10:05AM Marayong to Toongabbie
Grade:2/6 Length 11km  100m Sydney Branch
Allan P.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Morning tea at Marayong Oval. Bathroom stop at Blacktown before finding a park for lunch closer to Seven Hills. Follow the Great West Walk to Toongabbie Station.
Map: Riverstone and Prospect Limit: 20. View

29 Jul, Mon 9:00AM Wises Track
Grade:3/6 Length 3km  250m Southern Sydney Branch
Brian E.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPhotography | A trip that has a strong focus on encouraging people to capture photographs.(NEW!!!) A nice, varied ridge walk with potential for lots of early season wildflowers and birds. The end point is a delightful rocky outcrop before we turn around and head back for a coffee at Audley.
Location: Royal National Park Limit: 8. View

30 Jul, Tue 9:00AM Buxton Ave to Blue Gum Forest (#909)
Fully inside Wollondilly Shire Council
Grade:4/6 Length 7km  80m Southern Highlands Branch
(SH Tuesday Walks) Mike M
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longStarting from Buxton Ave on the edge of Nattai NP, we follow a short distance on fire trails to pick up a track that leads us down to the Blue Forest in Thirlmere Lakes NP. Generally downhill with a total descent of 200m. Car shuffle required. Uneven and possibly slippery track in places. Mostly downhill.
Location: Nattai NP & Thirlmere Lakes NP
Map: Picton 9029-4S Limit: 20. View

31 Jul, Wed 9:15AM Pennant Hills to Thornleigh
Grade:3/6 Length 10km Sydney Branch
Sylvia C.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.This walk takes us from Pennant Hills Station to Thornleigh Station via Cherrybrook through lovely bush. Some street walking. Booking only one week before date of walk please.
Location: Berowra Valley N P Limit: 15. View

31 Jul, Wed 8:55AM Wondabyne to Pindar Cave
Grade:3/6 Length 14km  475m Sydney Branch
Bandula G.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(Fully Booked - Ask leader about waiting list) Wondabyne station to Pinder cave and waterfall. A lovely cave and waterfall. Steep and slippery sections. Creek crossings.
Location: Wondabyne Limit: 15. View

2 Aug, Fri 10:00AM The Suburbs series of walks: Baulkham Hills; Mike Pickles’ birthday walk
Grade:2/6 Length 10km  60m Sydney Branch
(SWAG) Ken
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or long(Updated Details) Celebrate Mr Pickles 89 birthday at Baulkham Hills : Heritage Walk. The walk starts at the rose garden in Roxbrough  Park Road.   There is some street walking to reach Crestwood Reserve. There are shared walk/cycle ways through the reserve . The walk continues as far as Seven Hills Road and the leads back through Tory Burn Reserve to Windsor Road and back to the Rose Garden.   The walk will also be listed on The Wanderers Bushwalking Clubs Program. Trip hazzards, cyclists on shared pathways, road crossings, the occassional snake.
Location: Baulkham Hills Limit: 10. View

3 Aug, Sat 8:00AM Red Ledge Pass – Devils Hole Track
Grade:4/6 Length 9km  500m Sydney Branch
Mark G.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or long(Date Changed) Red Ledge Pass is one of the many scenic passes off the Narrowneck that are worth a visit but still pose a bit of a challenge as it's steep in parts with a rough track only to the top of the pass with a bush bash down into the valley. Then it's a walk along to Devils Hole, which is very scenic with its small stand of rainforest and giant chockstone. Off-track and scrambling.
Location: Blue Mountains National Park
Map: Katoomba Limit: 15. View

4 Aug, Sun 8:00AM Extension of The Great West to East walk : Part 1
Grade:3/6 Length 22km  500m Sydney Branch
(SWAG) Esther
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Leader: Philip Wright Extension of The Great West to East walk: Manly to the Spit via North Head, North Steyne Beach and Balgowlah. Philip is going to walk 60 Km over several Sundays  in August to raise fund for Fred Hollows.  You are invited to join him and encouraged to sign up for your own Fund Raising or at least contribute to his Fund Raiser. Fred's Big Run - Philip Wright (fredsbigrun.org) Will see the hanging swamp, the barrel display, several lookouts, Quarantine Station, Blue fish wall, Shelley Beach. Limit: 10. View

4 Aug, Sun 8:00AM Pigeon House Mountain and Landslide Creek
Grade:4/6 Length 15km Milton Branch
Mike J.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longGrade: 4 hard and overgrown. Walk distance: about 15 km. We warm up by climbing Pigeon House and hope for a brilliant view! We then descend on the steep northwestern side, where the (ex)track is very overgrown, and join Wombat Ridge Trail. We follow this until we head on a footpad to Landslide Creek for a view into the valleys. Return the same way, minus the final ascent to Pigeon House.
Location: Morton NP Limit: 12. View

5 Aug, 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.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. Possibly muddy sections.
Location: Lawson
Map: Katoomba Limit: 20. View

5 Aug, Mon 9:00AM Tessellated Pavement – Mt Irvine
Grade:3/6 Length 9km  372m Sydney Branch
John H.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(NEW!!!) This is a special trip for us, being guided by Graham Conden. We are walking out to the interesting tessellated pavement with superb views overlooking the Wollangambe Wilderness. The undulating track follows a narrow ridge out to this natural wonder which is important to the Dharug people who have engravings etc. there. Preview the track at https://www.alltrails.com/explore/trail/australia/new-south-wales/mt-irvine-and-the-tessellated-pavements?mobileMap=false&initFlyover=true&flyoverReturnToTrail Booking essential stating whether you are coming by train or driving. The number we can take is determined by the number of cars available. Also give your NPA, mobile and emergency contact numbers, unless I have these already. It is a bit overgrown in places, but nothing too bad.
Location: Mt Irvine
Map: Wollangambe 89312S Limit: 20. View

6 Aug, Tue 9:00AM Mt Keira Ring Track & Robinsons LO (#400)
Fully inside Wollongong City Council
Grade:4/6 Length 12km  500m Southern Highlands Branch
(SH Tuesday Walks) Michael Q
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longSlow pace | A trip where the leader will set an easy pace.From Byarong Park head up Mt Keira Ring Track. Detour to Robertson Lookout then complete the ring track back to cars. Great coastal views, rainforest and remnants of old mine. Some overgrown and steep tracks.
Location: Illawarra Escarpment SR
Map: Wollongong 9029-2S Limit: 20. View

7 Aug, Wed 9:00AM Florence Head, Morton NP
Grade:2/6 Length 8km Milton Branch
Paul B.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longCafe | A trip that involves a relaxed stop at a cafe.Car pool to Little Forest Plateau. Walk is mainly on a defined track. Brilliant views over Milton and to Pigeon House. Bring morning tea to enjoy at lookout. Coffee in Milton.
Location: Morton NP
Map: Milton 89272N View

8 Aug, Thu Helensburgh to Semi Detached Point and return
Grade:3/6 Length 18km  660m Illawarra Branch
Adrian J.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longFrom Helensburgh Station follow a variety of un-named tracks to Semi Detached Point near Era Beach. Return via Cutty Ridge, Burgh track and alternative route back to the station. Great track walking in some seldom used routes. river crossings, rocky sections.
Location: Garawarra SCAand Royal NP Limit: 20. View

9 Aug, Fri 8:00AM Bingie Dreaming Track – Bingie Bingie Point to Congo
Grade:3/6 Length 8km Milton Branch
J&LWilkinson
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longWe will start at Bingie Bingie Point and explore the area. We then follow a formed track to Congo. We pass a variety of golden beaches and untamed bushland. With a little luck we might see some sea eagles & whales. This walk will include a car shuffle. Lunch in Moruya after the walk. Limit: 15. View

9 Aug, Fri 10:00AM Suburb Series : Fiddletown
Grade:3/6 Length 11km  200m Sydney Branch
(SWAG) Marilyn C.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longWild flowers and magnificent views of Berowra Ck near Hawkesbury River.  Neverfail Trail out to Colingridge Point and back. Easy fire trail. Very little ascent/descent. No public transport.
Map: Marramarra National Park View

10 Aug, Sat Ahearn Lookout
Grade:3/6 Length 13km  150m Sydney Branch
Peter F.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longWattle Ridge Road at Hill Top – Nattai Road W11E – follow track along an undulating ridge to Ahearn Lookout and another impressive lookout nearby – return the same way. Ahearn Lookout is a spectacular lookout at the end of an interesting ridge, offering views of the Nattai Gorge, Mt Jellore and Russells Niddle. Hopefully the wildflowers should be on display. Fire trail - track, possible short off-track section with mild scrub and cliff edges.
Location: Nattai NP(Hill Top)
Map: Hill Top 8929-2N Limit: 12. View

10 Aug, Sat 8:00AM Pagodas and clifflines north of Blackfellows Hand Cave
Grade:4/6 Length 7km  3,001m Sydney Branch
Mark G.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longTo the north of the Blackfellows Hand Cave and South of the Wolgan Valley cliffline is a world of fabulous pagodas, mysterious slots and wind-carved overhangs of great beauty. On this trip we will explore this area and all it has to offer the adventurous bushwalking explorer. Rock scrambling and off-track.
Location: Gardens of Stone SCA
Map: Cullen Bullen 89313N Limit: 12. View

11 Aug, Sun 9:30AM Bomaderry Creek iNaturalist Walks and Training
Milton Branch
Michael I.
Talk | A talk or slide show presentation.Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longEducational | A trip where the leader will focus on teaching or training.(NEW!!!) This is an excellent opportunity to tick several boxes all at once. 1. Attend a Science Week event
2. Attend an iNaturalist training (at Nowra Showgrounds)
3. Walk in Bomaderry Creek; practice your iNaturalist techniques and benefit from the local knowledge of a bunch of local experts including bird enthusiast Carla Jackett, botanist Kevin Mills, ecologist David Rush, and Terry Barratt, Bomaderry Landcare coordinator.
The event is held in conjunction with https://budawangcoast.org.au/ and full details are listed below. N.B. Register using the link provided... https://budawangcoast.org.au/2024/06/20/science-week-2024/ Limit 40 and it is already over half full, so book your space soon. It is a fantastic opportunity to learn about the wonders of iNaturalist, and be in the company of local ecology experts who can guide you along the way. All enquiries, please contact Michael Irving: mirving2535@gmail.com or phone 0418 602 914. Limit: 40. View

11 Aug, Sun 9:00AM Extension of The Great West to East walk Part 2: Spit to Circular Quay
Grade:3/6 Length 20km  450m Sydney Branch
(SWAG) Esther
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Leader: Philip Wright Extension of The Great West to East Walk Part 2: Spit to Circular Quay Philip is going to walk 50 Km over several Sundays in August to raise fund for Fred Hollows.  You are invited to join him and encouraged to sign up for your own Fund Raising or at least contribute to his Fund Raiser. Fred's Big Run - Philip Wright (fredsbigrun.org) Walk from The Spit to Circular Quay via Balmoral and the waterfront. This is about the most scenic walk in Sydney. Limit: 10. View

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