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1 Jan, Sun 10:00AM Ferry Series No 5: BUNDEENA-MAIANBAR HERITAGE WALK
Grade:3/6 Length 13km  200m 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 BUNDEENA-MAIANBAR HERITAGE WALK is packed with  interesting local facts. The walk covers Bundeena, Bonny Vale and onto its sister village of Maianbar.

Bundeena Maianbar Art Trail

Amidst The Royal National Park, Dharawal Country, in the Sutherland Shire of Sydney, a unique group of artists come together to share with you an experience like no other.
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2 Jan, Mon 9:13AM Wentworth Falls to Bullaburra
Grade:4/6 Length 11km  350m Sydney Branch
Janet R.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(NEW!!!) From WWF Station walk around WWF lake. Proceed to start of Bruce's walk and continue down. Finish at Bullaburra Station. Water, rough, steep ups and down, slippery, ladders.
Map: Katoomba 89301S Limit: 15. View

2-7 Jan, Mon-Sat Wheeler’s Hut to Kiandra
Grade:4/6 Length 70km  800m Sydney Branch
Greg L.
Accommodation | An activity that involves an overnight stay, using hard-roofed accommodation such as a cabin, hut or hotel.Camp | An activity that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longTooma Rd. - Wheeler's Hut - Derschko's Hut - Mackey's Hut - Brooks Hut ruin - Tabletop Mt. - Kiandra. Extended 6-day pack walk, medium hard, big climbs, optional side trips, on and off-tracks. A hard but rewarding and interesting walk. Visit old goldfields, climb Mt. Jagungal, walk on tracks as well as off-tracks in unique alpine country. Joint walk with Bush Club.
Location: Kosciuszko NP
Map: Contact leader Limit: 8. View

6 Jan, Fri 9:00AM The Alphabet Series: “P”…Parramatta History Walk
Grade:2/6 Length 10km  100m Sydney Branch
(SWAG) Ken
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longSocial | A trip where people will be encouraged to interact and chat with each other.From Parramatta Station we follow streets and walk through parkland to see some early Australian Colonial History and more recent history. The leader's comments will be brief. There are numerous notice boards to view and some buildings that may be open for inspection IF walkers so wish. Entry fees may apply.   Street crossings. Cyclists on walkway/cycleways.
Location: Parramatta
Map: Sydney Street Directory Limit: 20. View

7 Jan, Sat 8:00AM Tarpien rock~Prince Henry cliff walk~Leura Cascades~Leura Forest~Federal Pass~Golden Stairs~Cliff Drive
Grade:3/6 Length 15km  400m Sydney Branch
Mark G.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or long60 Best walks | This is one of the NPA's 60 best walks.This is a walk all on tracks that will take us to numerous lookouts, waterfalls and places of interest, including the stunning Leura Forest,the gorgeous Leura Cascades and finishing on Cliff drive,which will be accessed by the new Narrowneck walkers track. lots of steps
Location: Blue Mountains National Park
Map: Katoomba 89301S View

8 Jan, Sun 8:00AM 20km plus walk series : Circular Quay to Bondi Junction
Grade:4/6 Length 30km  500m Southern Sydney Branch
Geoffrey.L
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Highlights:
  • Water front
  • Botanical Garden
  • Expensive real estate of Sydney
  • Rose Bay Heritage walk
  • Strickland House Estate
  • Parsley Bay Reserve
  • Nudist beach
  • Southhead
  • Lighthouses
  • The Gap
  • Spectacular Sydney Harbour views
  • Spectacular landscape
  • World famous Bondi Beach where you are invited to have a drink to cool down.
Steep and slippery sections. View

9 Jan, Mon 9:42AM Little Zig Zag
Grade:3/6 Length 8km  420m Sydney Branch
Allan P.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Nothing to do with railways, it was an 1876 pass down to the Kanimbla Valley. Note 420m ascent and descent. Walk feels longer than 8km. Visit Ross Cave, Bede Lookout, Pulpit Rock, Little Zig Zag, Rienits Pass, Wilson Glen and back past Ross Cave. Old track, poorly maintained. In a couple of places, a slip would not be good. Muddy in places.
Location: Mount Victoria
Map: Mt Wilson and Hartley Limit: 20. View

11 Jan, Wed 9:30AM Bundeena to Little Marley
Grade:3/6 Length 11km Sydney Branch
Denise S.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longWalk from Bundeena via Coast Track to Little Marley and return by inland trail.
Location: Royal NP Limit: 15. View

11 Jan, Wed 11:30AM Walkers get together
Sydney Branch
Mal
Picnic | For a mostly static outdoor activity based around a picnicWalkers lunch at O'Donoghues, Emu Plains.
Location: Emu Plains View

13 Jan, Fri 9:01AM The Alphabet Series: “A”..An artistic, architectural and engineering stroll
Grade:1/6 Length 7km  50m 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)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.Leader: Heather Lakiss.(RSVP direct to heatherlakiss@gmail.com     An easy stroll  from St Peters station through Sydney Park , several other parks, explore South Eveleigh redevelopment taking in little parks and artistic designs, pass by Carriageworks, Locomotive Street and on to Redfern Station. Carriageworks is a multi-arts urban cultural precinct located at the former Eveleigh Railway Workshops in Redfern, Sydney, Australia. Carriageworks showcases contemporary art and performing arts, as well as being used for filming, festivals, fairs and commercial exhibitions. Highlights : Community Garden, Ponds, Water birds, Stepping stones, Gumnut hideouts, Happy tears, locomotives, engineering of yesteryear, Exhibition,  historic buildings,  Kylie Kwongs restaurant , optional lunch.   View

14 Jan, Sat 8:30AM Carrington falls – Missingham steps circuit
Grade:4/6 Length 10km  420m Sydney Branch
Mark G.
Swim | A trip that involves swimmingWalk | A bushwalk of any kind short or long(Date Changed) Carrington Falls - Stevos pass - Kangaroo river - Missingham steps circuit. This spectacular circuit takes in some of the most beautiful rainforested river country in NSW, with plenty of pools for swimming when we reach the Kangaroo river at the half way point. Rock scrambling and rock hopping.
Location: Budderoo National Park
Map: budderoo View

14 Jan, Sat From Camp Creek to East Creek via Devils Throat
Grade:5/6 Length 10km Sydney Branch
Yuri B.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longFind out why this part of the Gardens of Stone SCA must be better protected for the future generations. Park cars at GR 435 069 and drop down into Camp Creek. Follow it, inspecting overhangs along the way, then scramble above the amazing Devils Throat. Next, descend back into Camp Creek and head east into the gorge and visit the Devils Throat from the bottom. Return via a pass to the south or via East Creek. Scrambling and exposure. About 10km.
Location: Newnes State Forest
Map: Cullen Bullen 89313N View

16 Jan, Mon 8:44AM Springwood loop
Grade:3/6 Length 11km  310m Sydney Branch
Janet R.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(NEW!!!) From Springwood Station walk to Lawsons Lookout. Down to Magdala Track. Take Blue Gum Lodge Loop Track. Return to Magdala Track. Yondell Extension Trail to Bee Farm Road. Return to Springwood Station. Steep parts, rough, slippery.
Map: Springwood 90304S Limit: 15. View

18 Jan, Wed 9:10AM Umina to Pearl Beach
Grade:3/6 Length 10km Sydney Branch
Marilyn C.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longWalk round the coast from Umina to Pearl Beach and visit the Arboretum. Then we'll walk back to Umina Beach and catch a bus back to Woy Woy station. Coastal tracks, beach walking. Opportunity for swim.
Location: Central Coast Limit: 15. View

20-22 Jan, Fri-Sun Pass 30a to the Colo and Knife-Edge North of Blacksmiths Creek
Grade:6/6 Length 20km Sydney Branch
Yuri B.
Camp | An activity that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.Swim | A trip that involves swimmingWalk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longA 3-day adventure.
Day 1 – Drive to Drip Rock Trail and leave vehicles there. Descend to the Colo via Pass 30a. Establish a base camp.
Day 2 – Explore the knife-blade spur north of Blacksmiths Creek. Probably return via Blacksmiths Creek.
Day 3 – Exit via Pass 30.
About 20 km total. Brilliant swimming in between of walking. Exploratory. Scrambling and exposure.
Location: Wollemi NP
Map: Mountain Lagoon 90313S and Colo Heights 90313N View

20 Jan, Fri 9:35AM The Alphabet Series:”T”.. Taronga to Balmoral
Grade:2/6 Length 7km  200m Sydney Branch
(SWAG) Esther
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)Public Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.LEADER: Heather Lakiss RSVP direct to heatherlakiss@gmail.com Taronga to Balmoral: A short summer walk, partly shady, coastal, about the best view of the harbour in Sydney View

21 Jan, Sat 8:00AM Fortress ridge trail~Dr.Darkes Cave~Fortress Hill~Fortress Creek~Lockleys Pylon.
Grade:4/6 Length 14km  500m Sydney Branch
Mark G.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or long60 Best walks | This is one of the NPA's 60 best walks.This trip combines some of the most spectacular locations in the Blue Mountains into a circuit, with plenty of time to experience the beauty of Darkes Cave, Fortress Falls and the iconic Lockleys Pylon, to name a few. This walk is 90% on tracks. We will allow time for a swim along the way and to appreciate this spectacular area. short section of offtrack walking
Location: Blue Mountains National Park
Map: Katoomba 89301S View

23 Jan, Mon 9:08AM Bruces Walk Bullaburra to Lawson
Grade:4/6 Length 9km  230m Sydney Branch
Janet R.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(NEW!!!) From Bullaburra Station walk part of Bruces walk. North Lawson Park, Fairy Falls, Echo Bluff, track to fire trail. Frederica Falls. Return via Hughes Avenue to Lawson Station. Steep, rough, slippery.
Map: Katoomba 89301S Limit: 15. View

25 Jan, Wed 9:35AM North Head loop
Grade:2/6 Length 10km  120m Sydney Branch
Jill M.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(Leader Changed) Walk from Manly Wharf via Shelly Beach and return via Little Collins Beach.
Location: Sydney Harbour National Park Limit: 15. View

26 Jan, Thu 8:31AM Victory track~Sassafras creek~Glenbrook creek~Magdala gully track~Springwood
Grade:3/6 Length 11km  300m Sydney Branch
Mark G.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or long60 Best walks | This is one of the NPA's 60 best walks.This is a delightful walk following 3 beautiful creeks, past various waterfalls and pools which will be worth a swim if the day is hot.
Location: Blue Mountains National Park
Map: Springwood 90304S View

27 Jan, Fri 9:01AM Neighbourhood Walks: Dulwich Hill
Sydney Branch
(SWAG) Esther
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longLeader: Derek Hampton Details TBA View

28 Jan, Sat 8:31AM Birrabang Canyon
Grade:4/6 Length 7km  220m Sydney Branch
Mark G.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or long60 Best walks | This is one of the NPA's 60 best walks.Birrabang Canyon is a very scenic but relatively easy canyon as it involves no abseils and no compulsary swims which makes it prefect for those who dont want to go to extremes! However it does have some superb sections and on the climb out back to the cars there are an assortment of very spectacular pagodas,worth visiting. rock scrambling,rock hopping along the creek
Location: Blue Mountains NP
Map: Mt Wilson View

28 Jan, Sat Deep Pass Canyon
Grade:3/6 Length 4.5km  120m Sydney Branch
Peter F.
Canyon | A trip through a canyon (a gully surrounded by tall cliffs).(NEW!!!) Fire Trail – Deep Pass – Nayook Creek (Deep Pass Canyon) – Fire Trail. A nice little canyon, no abseils, some scrambling, use of fixed ropes, wet feet or more. Track, creek walking, minor scrambling, rope used to ascend small rock faces.
Location: Wollemi NP
Map: Rock Hill 89312N Limit: 10. View

30 Jan, Mon 8:55AM Murphys Glen to Bedford Creek
Grade:3/6 Length 14km  400m Sydney Branch
Allan P.
Swim | A trip that involves swimmingWalk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Walk along road and trail down to Murphys Glen. Then follow track down further to Bedford Creek. Chance to cool off with a swim. Return same way. Expect to catch a later train than usual. Mostly road and fire trail. Track to pool on Bedford Creek rough in places. Time at Bedford Creek to relax or have a swim.
Location: Woodford
Map: Katoomba and Jamison Limit: 20. View

31 Jan, Tue 9:30AM Carrington Falls Rim Walks (#300)
Passes through 2 LGA's.
Wingecarribee Shire Council
The Council of the Municipality of Kiama
Grade:2/6 Length 11km  200m Southern Highlands Branch
Mike M.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longFully Vaccinated | All participants must be able to show proof they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to particpate.Carrington Falls and Stevo's Track followed by a short drive to access Nellies Glen and Missingham Lookout.  There will be an opportunity to swim at Nellies Glen. As this walk has two parts walkers seeking a shorter walk can opt to do just he first leg. Hazards: Rough track, slippery rocks, deep water.
Location: Budderoo NP
Map: Robertson 9028-4N Kangaroo Valley 9028-4S Limit: 20. View

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