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, Wednesday and Thursday a club cycling event is held. For further details see the Cycling Page

 

 

 

Tuesday November 6th Social Ride at Ocean Shores 

Meet at Shores Sport Field corner Shara Blvd & Brunswick Valley Way. Flat 20 km cycle and a walk along the North  Head Track, where we need to lock the bikes. Coffee/optional brunch at Yum Yum Tree Cafe.

Leader Gail 0421281722

 

Saturday November 10 Sandon River Kayak

Further details TBA. Leaders Winston & Heike. Text 0414-997722

 

Sunday November 18 to Saturday December 1 Victorian Alps   FULLY BOOKED

This trip consists of 4 nights at Bright and Dinner Plain; 3 nights at Bogong Village and 2 nights at Mt Buller.  This is a guide to walks - walking distances approximate.  Program may vary according to weather conditions.

Sunday Meet Melbourne airport 12 noon > car hire pick up > drive to Bright.

Monday  Bright Canyon Loop 4km; Apex Walk 3kms or Wandi Walk including The Diggings 13km

OR CYCLE - Hire bikes (organise yourself) for Murray to Mountains rail trail 80km or part thereof.

Tuesday  – Mt Buffalo Day trip to Mt Buffalo The Horn 1.5km; Cathedral and the Hump 2km; Gorge Heritage walk 2.5km; Eurobin falls 1.5km etc

Wednesday – Beechworth historical town walk and nearby sites; free time to explore township and area.

Thursday Transfer to Dinner Plain.  Afternoon short walks Room with a View 3km return; and/or Dead Timber Hill 4km return

Friday  - Dinner Plain Cobungra Ditch walk - one way 12.5 km or circuit via Brabralung Trail 17km total

Saturday - Dinner Plain Montane Walking Track (circuit) 8.1kms with extensions to Precipice Lookout 3.8km and Carmichael Falls lookout 2km – approx. 14km total

Sunday Dinner Plain Mt Feathertop via Razorback – 22km  return.  Can shorten by not doing summit.

Monday Transfer to Bogong Village.  Lake Guy circuit walk 3kms and/or short walks at Mount Beauty 3-5 km

Tuesday – Falls Creek Walk Mt Nelse 9km return; or Healthy Spur Circuit 10kms; or combination of walks

Wednesday - Falls Creek  Wallace Hut & Cope Hut Heritage Trail 6km; then Mt Cope Summit 3km return.

Thursday Transfer to Mt Buller.  Visit Howqua Historic area and along river.

Friday – Mt Buller  Mt Stirling circuit – 5 hours

Saturday  Return to Melbourne airport.

Please email Jenny – jbcobden@gmail.com  Group size limited to 20

 

Sunday November 18 to Friday November 23 Noosaville Cycling

Three villas in one complex have been reserved for participants. These are the same villas that the club rented a few years back.  http://www.sunsetcove.com.au/ The 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom villas hold 6 people. The cost per villa comes to $240 per night. The property comes with a swimming pool and a lovely bbq area which will be used nightly. There are 2 camping grounds situated by the river in Noosaville for those wanting to camp. The programme will consist of options of easy and harder cycles, some walking, mountain biking and other activities and so will suit all club cyclists. These activities will be led by a range of club members.

Organiser Ian 0459496194