Whale Watching Walk: MacMasters – Kilcare

Whale Watching Walk: MacMasters – Kilcare

We all met up at Woy Woy Station, with Siva and Tharani driving up (and who were surprised to find that the train is faster than a car getting to Woy Woy from Sydney). We split the walkers into 4 per car, and then set off for the walk start at MacMasters Beach (the...
Wicked Witch Walk

Wicked Witch Walk

Hoping to get 13 people (since it was a Wicked Witch walk) 12 signed up but at the start we only had 8; two absolute “no shows”, and two others (more about that at the end). Most of us met up at Central Station and set off on the train to Leura. At Leura...
Koombanda Canyon

Koombanda Canyon

Koombanda Canyon runs from Bells Line of Road down to an abandoned mine, from where an old road leads up the Darling Causeway. Effectively, the trip cuts the corner between the two roads. We met at Bell on a cold Saturday morning on the weekend of the winter solstice,...
A Gambol to Gosper’s

A Gambol to Gosper’s

Martyn had dreamed of visiting Gospers Mountain in the middle of the Wollemi National Park in the NSW Blue Mountains for the last 20 years, and a SUBW (Sydney University Bushwalkers) party with some experience in the area held promise. He had sought permission from...