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1 Jan, Mon 10:00AM Chatswood’s Blue Gum Creek
Grade:3/6 Length 9km  250m Sydney Branch
Renate W.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Slow pace | A trip where the leader will set an easy pace.Start the year walking! Enjoy the magic of the bush along Chatswood’s hidden Blue Gum Creek! This walk starts at Chatswood Station. Paths and streets lead towards Artarmon to pick up bush tracks down to Swaines Creek, then to Lane Cove River. From the river, the walk follows bush tracks up Blue Gum Creek. The return to Chatswood Station is via a short but steep road walk. Steps, creek crossings, slippery if wet.
Location: Chatswood
Map: Chatswood Limit: 14. View

2-5 Jan, Tue (08:00AM)-Fri (15:00PM) Main Range – Snowy Mountains
Grade:5/6 Length 45km  650m Sydney Branch
Greg L.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longCamp | An activity that involves an overnight stay, usually in a tent.4 days exploring the Main Range and surrounding areas of the Snowy Mountains. Great alpine walking, beautiful and unique lakes, grand views all round. Joint walk with Bush Club. Some very steep climbing. Extreme weather may occur. Full pack walk - fit and experienced walkers only.
Location: Kosciuszko NP
Map: Contact leader Limit: 8. View

3 Jan, Wed 8:30AM Bungonia Gorge Red Track
Fully inside Goulburn Mulwaree Council
Grade:5/6 Length 8km  630m Southern Sydney Branch
Paul L.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longBungonia Gorge has vertical side in the section that we walk and is impressive in depth. With a drop of nearly 300 metres in a gorge which is 800 metres long and only 76 metres wide, is the deepest gorge in Australia. The track is well defined to and from the canyon and is a steep descent/ascent. The canyon itself has a boulder field that is a challenge and a delight to find ways over, under or beside the boulders. The creek has some pools as it exists the boulder field suitable for a swim or cooling off dip.
Location: Bungonia NP
Map: Caoura 8928-3N Limit: 12. View

3 Jan, Wed 9:12AM Wentworth Falls Lake and Water Nymph Dell
Grade:3/6 Length 8km  260m Sydney Branch
Janet R.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.From WWF Station walk leisurely around WWF Lake. Then cross over to descend to Water Nymph Dell. Steep up and down. Return to WWF Station. Water. Steep and rough up and down.
Map: Katoomba 89301S Limit: 15. View

5 Jan, Fri 9:30AM The Suburbs Series of walk: Centennial Park to Bronte Beach
Grade:2/6 Length 8km  100m Sydney Branch
(SWAG) Esther
Swim | A trip that involves swimmingWalk | 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.Cafe | A trip that involves a relaxed stop at a cafe.(Fully Booked) We walk from Centennial Park to Bronte Beach where you can have a swim. Points of interest: Centennial Park, Queens Park, Waverly Park, churches, waterfalls, Bronte Beach. Optional lunch at Bronte. Limit: 10. View

6 Jan, Sat 7:30AM Glenbrook Gorge – Portal View Lookout – Tunnel View Lookout – Tunnel View Track – Glenbrook Creek
Grade:4/6 Length 10km  300m Sydney Branch
Mark G.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longSwim | A trip that involves swimmingPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Glenbrook Gorge is truly a spectacular place and within its imposing sheer walls is a watercourse of great beauty with many swimmable pools and cascades to savour on a warm summer's sunny day! The last time I did this walk was in August when it was too cold to swim but hopefully we will be able to go for many a dip as we make our way down the gorge. The trip route/plan is  to climb up to Portal Lookout and descend via Tunnel View Track. However, if it's going to be a hot day I'll simply return via the way we came, reversing our way back up the gorge. Rock hopping.
Location: Blue Mountains National Park
Map: Penrith 90303N Limit: 20. View

7 Jan, Sun 9:00AM Washerwomans Beach Picnic
Grade:2/6 Milton Branch
Jon R.
Picnic | For a mostly static outdoor activity based around a picnicSwim | A trip that involves swimmingWalk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longLeaders: Jon and Elaine Rigter. Walk distance: not too long! Join us for morning walk to Mermaid Pool. Afterwards enjoy your BYO picnic lunch with a swim or snorkel back at Washerwoman’s. Easy walking and a post Christmas catch up! View

8 Jan, Mon 9:30AM Thornleigh to Eastwood
Grade:3/6 Length 12km  100m Sydney Branch
Graham C.
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.A pleasant walk at an unhurried pace through Pennant Hills Park down to join the Great North Walk en route to Terrys Creek near Browns Waterhole. We then turn off and travel down the beautifully shaded Terrys Creek to Eastwood Station. There is no need to book. Just turn up. Hazards are the usual uneven ground, stones, tree roots and some creek crossings.
Location: Lane Cove National Park
Map: Parramatta River 91303N Limit: 20. View

8 Jan, Mon 9:12AM Wentworth Falls to Leura
Grade:3/6 Length 10km  380m Sydney Branch
Allan P.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Footpaths and road walking to Conservation Hut area. Then stairs down to Empress Falls Lookout. Cross Lillians Bridge and up past the Fairmont Resort. Some more road walking before continuing the Grand Cliff Top Walk Track to Pool of Siloam and on to Leura. Well tracked but lots of steps.
Map: Katoomba Limit: 20. View

10 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 longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Walk from Bundeena via Coast Track to Little Marley and return by Inland trail.
Location: Royal National Park Limit: 15. View

10 Jan, Wed 8:33AM Elena’s Birthday Walk and Lunch
Grade:3/6 Length 9km  200m Sydney Branch
Allan P.
Picnic | For a mostly static outdoor activity based around a picnicWalk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Social | A trip where people will be encouraged to interact and chat with each other.Val and Linda are organising the desserts for the lunch. Walkers are asked to bring a plate of food to be shared with the group. More details when you book. We will walk from Warrimoo Station to Val's and drop off the lunch plates. Then continue on to Cripple Creek Trail. Have morning tea on the trail. Return to Val's via Spurwood Rd for lunch. Not a hard walk. Half of it is on footpaths and the rest is mostly fire trail. Some loose surfaces. Not much shade on walk. Bring hat, water and morning tea for the walk.
Location: Warrimoo
Map: Springwood Limit: 20. View

10 Jan, Wed 4:00PM Nuggan Pt, Meroo Headland and BBQ – (Afternoon/Evening Walk)
Grade:2/6 Length 6km Milton Branch
Wendy
Picnic | For a mostly static outdoor activity based around a picnicWalk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longWalk to Nuggan Point from Meroo Head Campsite. This is an easy and delightful walk with coastal forest, lake and sandy beaches. PLUS: After the walk, return to campsite and parking area for light/BBQ. BYO meat and associated foods and drink. Expected return home by 7:30 pm. View

10 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. View

12 Jan, Fri 9:00AM The Alphabet Series: “A”..An artistic, architectural and engineering stroll
Grade:2/6 Length 9km  50m 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)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.(Fully Booked - Ask leader about waiting list)
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, Locomotive Street and on to Carriageworks via 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, Historic Brickworks, Ponds, Water birds, Stepping stones, Gumnut hideouts, Happy tears, locomotives, engineering of yesteryear, Exhibition, historic buildings, Kylie Kwong's restaurant.  Return home by walking back to Redfern station or walk to City Road to catch a bus. Limit: 15. View

13 Jan, Sat 8:00AM Kangaroo Creek
Grade:4/6 Length 10km  200m Sydney Branch
Mark G.
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.(Fully Booked) Waterfall Station - Kangaroo Creek - Karloo Pools - Karloo Track - Heathcote Station. Kangaroo Creek is, in my opinion, the most beautiful and wild watercourse in the Royal National Park and is blessed with so many swimmable pools that it makes a perfect walk to do in summer. I plan to swim in a number of these and the hotter it is, the more swimming I'll be doing as we make our way down to Karloo Pool. Rock hopping along the creek on a rough track.
Location: Royal National Park
Map: Royal National Park Sketch Map Limit: 20. View

15 Jan, Mon 9:20AM 7 Points of Balmain
Grade:3/6 Length 10km  120m Sydney Branch
Renate 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)Public Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(Date Changed) This walk around the Balmain peninsula takes you to many different vantage points which provide a variety of views across the Harbour, including Ballast Point, Birchgrove, Elkington Park and the foreshore of East Balmain. The route takes alleyways, paths and several flights of steps. Hazards: steps.
Map: balmain Limit: 14. View

15 Jan, 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.(Cancelled) 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.
Location: Lawson
Map: Katoomba Limit: 20. View

15 Jan, Mon 9:00AM Yeramba Lagoon
Grade:2/6 Length 6km  150m Southern Sydney Branch
Brian E.
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.It's worth checking out the bushland around Yeramba Lagoon to see how the rehabilitation is proceeding and, yes, there are some interesting wildflowers there too!
Location: Georges River NP Limit: 12. View

16 Jan, Tue 9:00AM Paddle Bundeena to Winifred Falls (#K600)
Fully inside Sutherland Shire Council
Grade:4/6 Length 15km Southern Highlands Branch
Mike M
Paddle | A canoe or kayak tripSwim | A trip that involves swimmingSlow pace | A trip where the leader will set an easy pace.From Bundeena Boat Ramp we paddle up the Hacking River for 3km then into SW Arm Creek for 4.5km to the head of waters for lunch. A short walk will take us to Winifred Falls. All participants are required to wear a correctly fitted PFD. NOTE: Kayak hire is available at the boat ramp. https://www.bundeenakayaks.com.au Hazards: Tidal. Deep water. Possible wake from motor boats.
Location: Hacking River & South West Arm Creek. and Royal NP Limit: 12. View

17 Jan, Wed 9:00AM Conjola – Cunjurong Point
Grade:2/6 Length 5km Milton Branch
Fiona S.
Swim | A trip that involves swimmingWalk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longA pleasant sandy stroll across the almost closed Lake Conjola entrance to Cunjurong Point with views over Green Island. We may or may not get wet feet! Bring morning tea and a possible swim. View

17 Jan, Wed 9:20AM Explore Ngula Bulgarabang Park (Radiata Plateau)
Grade:3/6 Length 14km  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.(Fully Booked - Ask leader about waiting list) Carpool and drive from Katoomba Station to the locked gate close to Explorers Tree. Meander around tracks to a number of lookouts and passing Mt Elphinstone. Interesting undulating terrain with Rediata Pine trees. Cars required. Please indicate whether you will be driving. This walk is a variation of the walk on 20 Dec 2023 when we shortened the walk and didn't walk on tracks which are very muddy and slippery on account of the heavy rain. Steep and slippery sections. Creek crossings.
Location: Katoomba Limit: 15. View

17 Jan, Wed 9:20AM Taronga Zoo to The Spit
Grade:3/6 Length 10km Sydney Branch
Mike P.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Walk from Taronga Zoo to the Spit via Bradleys Head, Chowder Bay and Balmoral. Beautiful harbour views and bush tracks.
Location: Sydney Harbour National Park Limit: 15. View

19 Jan, Fri 1:50PM Gorgeous by Day and Magical by night series: Birdwood Gully
Grade:3/6 Length 6km  150m Sydney Branch
(SWAG) Esther
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(Fully Booked) Leaders: Allan Porter and Philip Wright. Gorgeous by Day and Magical by night. It is a beautiful short round trip walk that showcases the rainforest environment on the valleys of the Blue Mountains. Very easy access, some steep steps, overhangs, footbridges over streams, lyre birds, ferns and amazing atmosphere. Glow worms. We walk twice, once in the afternoon and once after dark. We have a break to have celebration dinner for Sophie’s birthday before we walk in the dark to see the Glow worms. Thai/ Hotel/IGA/Sports Club/Cafe/ Petrol Station available at Springwood.  You must commit to both day and evening walks before RSVP. Bright Headlamp, preferably with red light,  with spare batteries is essential for your safety. If you arrive with no headlamp, you will be turned back. Many steps, metal bits on ground, small creek crossings, muddy in parts. Limit: 8. View

20 Jan, Sat 8:00AM Dargans Creek Canyon
Grade:4/6 Length 5km  100m Sydney Branch
Mark G.
Canyon | A trip through a canyon (a gully surrounded by tall cliffs).(Fully Booked - Ask leader about waiting list) Dargans Creek canyon is an excellent relatively easyish canyon for those who have done a few canyons before such as Birrabang as it doesnt have any abseils involved. It does have a few short swims and there is a climb out up a tree with spikes. Of course I'll bring a tape and I'd like people attending to wear a helmet and bring a wetsuit too. I have spare helmets for those needing one.Due to the few short swims,you should bring a PDF if you are not a confident swimmer. scrambling on slippery rocks and a few short swims.
Location: Wollemi NP
Map: Wollangambe 89312S Limit: 15. View

21 Jan, Sun Wild Gorge, Dome Cave and Cosmic Cave
Grade:5/6 Sydney Branch
Yuri B.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longFind out why this spectacular area must be better protected for future generations. Park on a fire trail off Sunnyside Ridge Road and walk east to the head of a tributary of Wild Gorge. Descend it, visiting Dome Cave and Pinch Point Circle along the way. Climb Split Rock, then move south east and out towards Carne Creek. Climb out on a tributary and visit Cosmic Cave. Exit via Split Rock Point and Pass. Re-connect with the cars. About 8k. Scrambling and exposure.
Location: Gardens of Stone SCA
Map: Cullen Bullen 89313N View

22 Jan, Mon 8:46AM Faulconbridge fire trail and swim
Grade:3/6 Length 15km  610m Sydney Branch
Janet R.
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.Meet at Faulconbridge Station car park. Car share to the start of Faulconbridge Fire trail. Walk 6 km of undulating fire trail, then track down to Grose River 1.5 km.  Note one rope (which can be circumnavigated) and one ladder at 45 degrees. A lovely large water hole at the Grose River. Plenty of time for a swim and a rest. Return up track 1.5 km. Take fire trail back to cars 6 km. Return to either Faulconbridge or other stations dependent on your driver. Total number of walkers is dependent on the number of drivers. When booking please state if a passenger or a driver (with number of car seats available e.g. 1+3 means driver and three passengers). Bring your swimmers. Steep slippery tracks. Deep water. Long ladder. Rope down rock (but is possible to circumnavigate this).
Map: Springwood 90304S Limit: 15. View

22 Jan, Mon 9:30AM Greenwich Point to McMahons Point
Grade:3/6 Length 10km  160m Sydney Branch
Renate W.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.This walk starts and finishes with a ferry ride. It follows a popular route through the bushy peninsulas on the northern side of  Sydney Harbour: from Greenwich Point via Manns Point, Berry Island, Balls Head, Blues Point, finishing at McMahons Point. Along the way there are beautiful views of the harbour, and wonderful stretches of coastal bush. Some street walking  is necessary to connect it all. Hazards: steps, slippery if wet; streets, hot in summer.
Location: Sydney Harbour
Map: Sydney Harbour Limit: 14. View

24 Jan, Wed 8:51AM Burra Korain Ridge
Grade:4/6 Length 15km  400m 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) Exploratory. Out and back along Burra Korain Ridge. Driver required. Drive from Katoomba Station to gate on Ridgewell Rd, Blackheath. We walk 1.5km along Burramoko Trail to the National Park entrance. Here we turn off onto Burra Korain Ridge. If all goes well, we could get views over the Grose Valley. Overgrown, vague track. Expect some off-track and rock scrambling. Not shaded, so bring extra water.
Location: Blue Mountains NP
Map: Mount Wilson 89301N and Katoomba 89301S Limit: 8. View

24 Jan, Wed 9:30AM Conjola National Park
Grade:3/6 Length 11km Milton Branch
Maureen C.
Picnic | For a mostly static outdoor activity based around a picnicSwim | A trip that involves swimmingWalk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longEscape the crowds and walk to waterholes and other parts of the park ending at Cudmirrah then Swan Lake for a swim and lunch. Expect some off-track walking.
Location: Conjola NP
Map: Sussex Inlet 90274S View

24 Jan, Wed 9:07AM Umina to Pearl Beach
Grade:3/6 Length 10km Sydney Branch
Marilyn C.
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.From Umina walk along beach and coast of Brisbane Water to Pearl Beach. Possible visit to Arboretum, and also swim. Beautiful water views and bush tracks. Some street walking.
Location: Brisbane Water NP Limit: 15. View

25 Jan, Thu 5:40AM Hat Hill Canyon
Grade:5/6 Length 8km Sydney Branch
Yuri B.
Canyon | A trip through a canyon (a gully surrounded by tall cliffs).Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longNo abseils but plenty of rock hopping and scrambling. A few short swims, so you need to be a competent swimmer. Meet at Hat Hill car park on Hat Hill Road and drive some cars to Godson Ave. Follow the track down to Hat Hill Creek. Put on wetsuits. Continue downstream to where Hat Hill Creek plunges into the Grose. Retrace upstream to the exit point. Change into dry clothes for the walk out. If we have time, we will visit the Aboriginal engravings and grinding grooves near the car park. Drive to the start of the walk to collect vehicles. Helmets are mandatory. Bring dry bags. Wetsuit or thermals depending on how you handle cold water. We will be in and out of the creek most of the day. About 8 km. Canyon Grade 2. Bushwalk Grade 5.
Location: Blue Mountains National Park
Map: Mount Wilson 89301N Limit: 8. View

25 Jan, Thu Hawthorne Canal and Callan Park
Grade:2/6 Length 7km Sydney Branch
Suzanne
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)Fully Vaccinated | All participants must be able to show proof they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to particpate.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.(Cancelled) 35 ° predicted.
Along the Hawthorne Canal at Leichhardt to the Parramatta River then east along the waterfront into Callan Park, a 60-hectare heritage listed site, see map. Within its grounds are many heritage buildings and quiet, undulating green open spaces. Depending on the weather, it can be extended along the Balmain waterfront.
Location: Inner West Council Limit: 10. View

26 Jan, Fri 8:00AM River Caves Canyon and Dargan Arch
Grade:3/6 Length 6km  200m Sydney Branch
Richard Y.
Canyon | A trip through a canyon (a gully surrounded by tall cliffs).Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or long(Fully Booked - Ask leader about waiting list) River Caves Canyon is almost certainly one of the very easiest canyons to do because you barely get wet feet and you have zero abseils or swims. However it is incredibly beautiful and you'll be blown away by its superb sulptured lines! The second part of today's trip is to visit the amazing Dargans Arch which is easy to get to and a place many haven't been to!
Location: Wollemi NP
Map: Rock Hill 89312N Limit: 8. View

26 Jan, Fri 10:30AM Taronga Zoo Wharf to Bradleys Head Australia Day
Grade:1/6 Length 2km 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)Public Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.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.(Cancelled) Easy pace, harbour side track. We will watch the Australia Day harbour festivities along the way and at Bradleys Head. Walk ends at Bradleys Head. Join other walkers at lunch. MEET leader 10.30 at Zoo Wharf. Register on day.   Cancelled 35 predicted
Location: Sydney foreshore View

26 Jan, Fri 8:00AM Wollangambe 2 canyon
Grade:4/6 Length 9km  300m Sydney Branch
8612
Canyon | A trip through a canyon (a gully surrounded by tall cliffs).Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or long(Fully Booked - Ask leader about waiting list) Wollangambe 2 is a canyoners delight but without abseils. You'll need a good lilo/surfmat or airbed and a wetsuit and a flotation device is also a good idea. Expect plenty of beautiful canyon sections where you'll paddle and several walk through sections over rocks. People coming should be good at rock scrambling and not afraid of water! Adrian Barden will be the 2nd leader assisting graham groves Rock scrambling between the pools.
Location: Wollemi NP
Map: Wollangambe 89312S Limit: 8. View

27 Jan, Sat 10:08AM Suburb series: Casula to Liverpool
Grade:2/6 Length 5km  50m Sydney Branch
(SWAG) Esther
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(Date Changed) Leader: Philip Wright.

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Video Installation:  KATY B PLUMMER: MARGARET AND THE GREY MARE at Casula powerhouse arts centre. We'll do a 5 km walk from Casula to Liverpool after visiting the Arts Centre.  Morning tea available at the Powerhouse Arts Centre. Lunch available at Liverpool Limit: 10. View

27 Jan, Sat 9:06AM Tootie Creek Loop
Grade:5/6 Length 6km Sydney Branch
Yuri B.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longStart from Hanlons Road North and walk down the Back Creek, all the way to Tootie Creek at GR 708 928. There are caves and waterfalls to keep us occupied. Walk upstream along Tootie Creek till Front Creek at GR 698 927. Climb through a cliff line using a slot, then follow the creek back to Hanlons Road North. There are several points of interest along the way. A short day (about 4-5 hours). Scrambling and exposure. About 6 km.
Location: Wollemi NP
Map: Mountain Lagoon 90313S View

28 Jan, Sun 8:00AM Murramarang Resort to Richmond Beach
Grade:3/6 Length 12km Milton Branch
Mike J.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longWalk from Mill Beach around Wasp Head, past Wasp Island, along beautiful Emily Millers Beach to Myrtle Beach and onto Richmond Beach on the new Great South Walk track. Return via forest tracks. NPWS park entry fees apply.
Map: Durras 89261S View

29 Jan, Mon 8:42AM Grose Head Winmalee
Grade:3/6 Length 14km  390m Sydney Branch
Janet R.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Any new walkers please state your experience. Meet Springwood Station car park. Car share to White Cross Road Winmalee. Walk the lovely Blue Gum Forest. Bees Nest Hill, Grose Head lookout. Springwood Ridge fire trail. Track down to near the Grotto. Return to cars. Numbers depend on cars. Please state whether a driver and number of seats available e.g. 1+3 OR passenger. Steep, slippery parts.
Map: Springwood 90304S Limit: 15. View

29 Jan, Mon 9:35AM Watsons Bay to Rose Bay
Grade:2/6 Length 10km  168m Sydney Branch
John H.
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.Enjoy this cooler walk with its spectacular views of Sydney Harbour. We will walk from Watsons Bay to Camp Cove to view the landing place of Captain Phillip on 21 January 1788, then, if time, to South Head before setting off to Nielson Park. Please note that the beach and kiosk there are closed due to the construction work. We then take the stunning Hermitage Foreshore track to Rose Bay, where you can catch a bus or ferry home. Booking is essential, giving your mobile, emergency contact and NPA numbers, please. Some street and beach walking and a number of stairs in places.
Location: Sydney Harbour NP
Map: Sydney Heads 91302N Limit: 20. View

30 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:3/6 Length 11km  200m Southern Highlands Branch
Mike M
Swim | A trip that involves swimmingWalk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longSlow pace | A trip where the leader will set an easy pace.(Fully Booked) Follow the Carrington Falls rim track to the top of Stevo's Track & return. A short drive to access Nellies Glen Carpark then walk to Missingham Lookout. After the walk 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 the first leg. Hazards: Rough track, slippery rocks, deep water.
Location: Buderroo NP
Map: Robertson 9028-4N Kangaroo Valley 9028- 4S Limit: 12. View

31 Jan, Wed 9:00AM Patterson Hill via Grose River and Vale of Avoca
Grade:4/6 Length 10km  480m Southern Sydney Branch
Paul L.
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.Starting the walk via the Vale lookout and great views over the lower Grose River, then the Vale of Avoca trail to the Grose River. Follow the river upstream to swimming pools. The Paterson Hill off-track section begins from here, a steep climb to Paterson hill from the creek confluence. Look for log book near cairn. Enjoy view and return down spur to Cabbage Tree Creek, then follow creek to Grose River. Anyone wanting an easier walk can remain at the Grose River swimming pools and enjoy a swim. Return via The Wire Track, a short but steeper track that joins the fire trail to the parked cars. Hazards include unfenced cliff edges, slipery rocks, deep water swimming holes.
Map: Kurrajong 90304N Limit: 20. View

31 Jan, Wed 9:30AM Spit to Manly
Grade:3/6 Length 10km Sydney Branch
Hildegard S.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Walk from the Spit to Manly Wharf via Manly Scenic Walkway Track. Lovely harbour views. Steep sections, many steps, bush tracks with rough and uneven surfaces.
Location: Sydney Harbour Foreshore National Park Limit: 15. View

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