Northern Rivers Bushwalkers Club


Three days notice must be given to the Leader if you want to participate in any of the walks

On each Monday and Wednesday a club cycling event is held. For further details see the Cycling Page




Friday May 11 to Monday May 14  2018 Binnaburra Weekend.  

The lodge has been booked out. A weekend comprising walks of all grades, non-walking events  and much fun and entertainment. Optional activities include, archery, bird walks, yoga, meditation, painting, photography sessions. Nightly live entertainment will be put on One big highlight will be qigong sessions run by our very own Anna who is unbelievable when watching her practice this ancient art. For those staying in the lodge, they will pay for 2 days and get the third day free. The final costings have now been calculated. For 2 people staying in an Acacia cabin with ensuite the total cost will be $799.98. This tariff includes full board for 3 days and nights ie breakfast, morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea, cheese and biscuits and dinner. For those staying in a Casuarina cabin with a shared bathroom, the cost for 2 people is $579.99. Cabins will take 3 people; an extra person will be charged a total of $240 for full board. For those camping and attending the bush dance on the Saturday night, the charge will be $42pp for cheese and biscuits followed by dinner. The itinerary in detail has yet to be worked out, but there will be a short afternoon walk(s) on arrival after lunch on the Friday. Also the Lodge will offer a guided walk each afternoon. There will be a presentation on Friday night on the history of Binna Burra followed by live entertainment. Each morning there will be yoga and / or qigong. Walking options for the following 3 days will include full day on track and off track, half day and short walks led by various club members. There will be a quiz on Sunday evening followed by more entertainment. The aim of this weekend is for everyone to have fun doing what they like. A fully refundable ( up to April 1 2018) deposit of $100 per cabin would secure your cabin. This deposit to be paid into the club trip away bank  account  Northern Rivers Bushwalkers Club BSB 062565 Acc No. 10869944) ref BB followed by your name– not the main club  account. If you need to be paired up with somebody please contact Ian.

Organiser Ian 0459496194


Saturday May 19 Iluka

This walk is mostly on the beach with some headlands to get around/go over.the walk starts in Iluka and there is a stretch of arboreal rainforest which is pleasant and interesting. Walk along the beach to Woody Heads.  We return the same way. About 15 km. Grade 2

Leader  Heike K. 0438 218 201 or email


Sunday May 20 - Esk River/ Iluka Kayak

Further details TBA This paddle will dovetail nicely with Heike K’s Iluka/Woody Head walk the previous day)

Leaders Winston & Heike. Text 0414-997722