Murphys Glen to Bedford Creek nude walk

Murphys Glen to Bedford Creek nude walk

From time to time people ask me what I do if I run into other people while on a nude bushwalk, or more importantly, what the attitude of the authorities is to some casual nudity in our national parks. This walk managed to answer both questions, quite satisfactorily,...
Four canyons. Two Days. A whole lotta fun.

Four canyons. Two Days. A whole lotta fun.

Butterbox, Empress, Geronimo & Horseshoe Canyons It was a very sunny Saturday morning when I met Mary and Adrian at Leura. Not long after Ulla and Matt rocked off the train. I had been waiting for it seemed years (actually, only 11 months) to go down Butterbox...
Sculpture by the Sea (Artwalk)

Sculpture by the Sea (Artwalk)

The later start time was great for a weekend sleep in, however, the trade-off was the crowded spaces and long lines. Additional bus services from Bondi Junction train station to Bondi Beach was running on the day, however, this could not keep up with the demand. The...
Little Beach to Killcare Beach via Maitland Bay

Little Beach to Killcare Beach via Maitland Bay

We gathered everyone together at Woy Woy Station and set out in the three cars (with just enough seats for everyone), for the 20 minute drive to the Little Beach Car Park, the start of the walk. Then a car shuffle was made, leaving my car at Killcare Beach. The walk...

Mt Jellore

Although I ran this walk as “Explore Mt Jellore” I was tempted to rename this trip report “Jellore, The Hard Way”! It was a lovely blue morning after a cold snap had dumped 15cms of snow in the Blue Mountains the day before , which would have certainly affected our...
Tiger Snake and Penrose Gully revisited

Tiger Snake and Penrose Gully revisited

Leader: Tim Vollmer Date: 08/10/2012 Original report: https://fatcanyoners.org/2012/10/08/tiger-snake-and-penrose-gully/ Photos: Picasa EDIT: FYI, the canyon called Penrose Gully in this trip report should actually be named “Crooked Crevice”, which is the name it was...

Otford to Bundeena

With extensive trackwork affecting much of the Cityrail network over the weekend, I was pleasantly surprised with the turnout for this trip. The first challenge of course being to navigate through the ‘rabbit warren’ of Central Station and find the bus stop for the...
Exceeded expectations in Dargans Creek Canyon

Exceeded expectations in Dargans Creek Canyon

Date: 04/10/2012 Photos: photos Original report: https://fatcanyoners.org/2012/10/04/dargans-creek-canyon/ Dargans Creek Canyon is one of those easy day trips that had been left on the back-burner for ages: too short to be worth spending a full day on; a far enough...
President’s Bludge Trip (PBT)

President’s Bludge Trip (PBT)

The “PBT” is the SUBW President’s Bludge Trip to the Kowmung River on the October long weekend. The first PBT was in 1974 and they have been held every October long weekend since. This year, club president, Chantal, organised the walk to Hatchers Hollow, a large...