Start Date End Date Event Type Location Event Description Event Distance Grade
Sun-03-Feb-19   Half Day Walk Sassafras Creek, Dandenongs This easy half day walk follows Sassafras Creek to Beagley's Bridge through magnificent tall forest and tree ferns. In cool weather we could continue to Kay's picnic ground for lunch before retracing our steps to Sassafras. Good boots and poles recommended. 8 - 10 km Easy
Wed-06-Feb-19   Half Day Walk Blackburn Lake & Creeklands Meet at Blackburn Lake, walk east side of lake then south bank of Gardiners Creek to Middleborough Rd. Return to lake via north bank of creek.  Lunch at Blackburn Lake picnic area.  Morning tea at Furness Park 6.5 km Easy
Sat-09-Feb-19   Half Day Walk Yarra Trail Walk down the Yarra Trail to Finns Reserve. We will follow riverside tracks wherever possible. Morning Tea at Finns Reserve by the Yarra.  Bring something light to share at morning tea. 9 km Easy
Wed-13-Feb-19   Half Day Walk Dandenongs Commencing at the Micawber Tavern we wind our way up the western edge of Sherbrooke Forest to Ferny Creek.  We then walk along bushy tracks to Sherbrooke Picnic Ground and descend past Sherbrooke Falls to our starting  point. Lunch at the tavern.  10 km Easy/Medium
Sat-16-Feb-19   Half Day Walk Altona Beach Esplanade / Cherry Lake / Truganina Park Afternoon stroll along Altona beach and a section of Cherry Lake before we head off to Truganina Park.  Dinner at Altona RSL (optional).  Please indicate on the form for booking purposes.   13 km Easy/ Medium
Sat-16-Feb-19 Sat-23-Feb-19 Base Camp Thredbo Alpine Village Staying at Thredbo with its all year round facilities. Walks will be medium hard with some off track and alpine walking. Will be some peak bagging.   Medium/ Hard
Sun-17-Feb-19   Day Walk City to Abbotsford Convent - Yarra Trail Walk from Flinders Street Station to Abbotsford Convent on the Yarra Trail. Return home from Victoria Park Station.    13 km Easy
Wed-20-Feb-19   Day Walk Monbulk Sherbtooke Loop Dandenongs forest walk from Monbulk along Sassafras Creek track, through Alfred Nicholas Gardens and Sherbrooke Forest. Will be shortened if very hot.   16 km Medium
Sat-23-Feb-19   Half Day Walk Breakfast walk Seville-Wandin This is a very pleasant summer morning walk. Participants will purchase breakfast at the Carriage Café Seville (cooked meal and coffee less than $20). Then we will walk along the railtrail enjoying dappled shade and NO hills. Possibility for some walkers to stop at 8 km if they wish.   12 km Easy
Sun-24-Feb-19   Day Walk Plenty River Viewbank to Plenty via Plenty river trail 12 km  Easy/Medium
Mon-25-Feb-19 Fri-01-Mar-19 Base Camp Camperdown, Victoria. Five days in the lakes and craters district of Camperdown and surrounds exploring the maars and walking the Camperdown to Timboon Rail Trail. Accommodation is at Lakes and Craters Holiday Park. Various Easy/ Medium
Wed-27-Feb-19   Half Day/Short Walk Cardinia Dam Melway Ref 210 D3 Crystal Brook Picnic Ground Morning walk of approx 9k through bushland with some slight hills. We also cross the dam wall with extensive views of the dam and surrounding farmland, finishing with lunch at the picnic ground. 9K Easy
Sun-10-Mar-19   Day Walk Diamond Creek to Mill Park Last part in Plenty Gorge Park. Car shuffle required. 15 Medium
Wed-13-Mar-19   Day Walk Mullum Mullum Creek - lower reaches Walk along the Mullum Mullum Creek Reserve to the Yarra River main trail and return. Well formed trails through quiet native bush with beautiful views of the Yarra River.   14 km Easy/ Medium
Wed - 13- Mar-19   Day Walk Collin Street (Open House Style) We walk the length of Collins Street from Spring Street to Spencer Street. Two tours have been booked- Parliament House and St Michael's Church. Many other interesting National Trust and Heritage buildings will be entered as we walk down Collins Street.   5 km Easy
Fri-15-Mar-19 Sun-17-Mar-19 Pack Carry Mt Bogong Challenge yourself to climb Victoria's highest mountain.  Camp at Mountain Creek campsite on Friday night for early start on Saturday.  Up Eskdale Spur to Mt Bogong.  Then to Clevel Cole hut where we will camp.  Sunday we head back using "The Staircase". 26 Hard
Sun-17-Mar-19   Day Walk Westona to Williamstown Beach via seaside path Catch the 9.07 Werribee bound train to Westona Station, to arrive at 9.40am. We walk thru Truganina Wetland, then the seaside trail to Williamstown Beach. Return home by train.     14.5 km Easy/ Medium
Fri-22-Mar-19   Half Day Walk   South Yarra. Details to come    
Sat-23-Mar-19   Day Walk Mullum Mullum Creek - lower reaches Walk along the Mullum Mullum Creek Reserve to the Yarra River main trail and return. Well formed trails through quiet native bush with beautiful views of the Yarra River.   14 km Easy/ Medium
Sun-24-Mar-19   Day Walk   Werribee Gorge. Details to come    
Thu-28-Mar-19 Sun-31-Mar-19 Base camp Barwon Heads Based at Barwon Heads caravan park we will explore the Bellarine and Mornington peninsulas.  Various Medium
Sat-30-Mar-19 Sun-31-Mar-19 Pack Carry The Bluff This is an easy two day walk to a major peak in Victoria's high country. We will ascend via Eight Mile Spur, camp beside Bluff hut, and return via an unnamed spur to Richie's hut, and finally along the Howqua River low track with its numerous river crossings.   25 km Medium
Wed-03-Apr-19   Day Walk Mullum Mullum Creek - middle reaches Walk along the Mullum Mullum Creek Linear Reserve middle section. Mixture of formed trails and bush paths with one easy creek crossing. Walk the missing link! Boots required.   14 km Easy/ Medium
Fri-05-Apr-19 Wed-10-Apr-19 Pack Carry Katoomba, NSW Katoomba to Jenolan Caves along the Six foot Track NSW,camping Cox's River ,Black Range and Jenolan Caves House.Visit the caves: short walks,bus back to Katoomba to explore the area for 1 or 2 days.   45 km Medium
Sat-06-Apr-19   Day Walk   Daylesford    
Sat-06-Apr-19   Course Navigation& Map Reading (Expression of Interest) Navigation and Map Reading Course, held at Birdsland/Granite Torrs. Bring lunch. Course duration 9:00am to 2:00pm approx  The course will cover map reading and interpretation, and basic navigation skills. WBC will provide notes and maps. You need to provide a compass and small notepad. 6 km Easy/ Medium
Sat-13-Apr-19   Day Walk Mullum Mullum Creek - middle reaches Walk along the Mullum Mullum Creek Linear Reserve middle section. Mixture of formed trails and bush paths with one easy creek crossing. Walk the missing link! Boots required.   14 km Easy/ Medium
Fri-19-Apr-19   Day Walk   Cathedrals    
Sat-11-May-19   Day Walk   Olinda Falls    
Sat-18-May-19   Day Walk Mullum Mullum Creek - upper reaches Walk along the Mullum Mullum Creek Linear Reserve from Schwerkolt Cottage to the “source”. Mostly well formed trails through quiet native bush.   16.5 km Medium
Sat-25-May-19   Day Walk   Geelong    
Wed-29-May-19   Day Walk Mullum Mullum Creek - upper reaches Walk along the Mullum Mullum Creek Linear Reserve from Schwerkolt Cottage to the “source”. Mostly well formed trails through quiet native bush.   16.5 km Medium
Sat-15-Jun-19       Four Brothers    
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