Mt Hay (Butterbox): A short but unforgettable canyon

Mt Hay (Butterbox): A short but unforgettable canyon

Party: Tim Fisher, Weijing Dai, Ian Parker, Shannon Longville Leader: Tim Fisher Date: 20/09/2015   It was the first time that any of us had been to Mt Hay /  Butterbox Canyon so we could all share the excitement and anticipation of going to a place we had never...
Red Rocks Traverse

Red Rocks Traverse

Party: Ashley Burke, James Cordukes, Kaushalya Madugalle, Mark Straton Leader: Ashley Burke Date: 19-20 Sep 2015 Photos: http://members.ozemail.com.au/~aburke/RedRocks20150919-20/index.htm The name “Red Rocks” refers to a section of the Wolgan Capertee divide in the...
Mt Hay (Butterbox) canyon a second time

Mt Hay (Butterbox) canyon a second time

Party: Paul (leader), Marty, Jon, Brian, Elena Date: 19/09/2015 Original report: http://sonsofthedesert-abushwalkingblog.blogspot.com.au/2015/09/mt-hay-butterbox-canyon-second-time.html I joined four other members of SUBW for the first canyon of spring We met for a...
Taronga Zoo to Manly

Taronga Zoo to Manly

Party: Andrew, Kaushi, Isabelle, Alexandra, Ivanilda, Phil, Laura, Natasha Leader: Andrew Date: 13 September 2015 Sunday morning arrived with blue skies and warm weather. Eight walkers turned up at Circular Quay just before 9am, with only one person sleeping through...
Nine Passes on Narrow Neck

Nine Passes on Narrow Neck

Party: Yumi, Owen, Nuria and Felix Leader: Felix Photos: Owen, Nuria and Felix Date: 12-13/09/2015 I had never really done much walking on Narrow Neck. For sure I’d been down the Golden Stairs on long forgotten trips, but I’d never really even walked the...
Snowy Mountains Snowshoe & Snow Camp

Snowy Mountains Snowshoe & Snow Camp

Party: Mark, Christian (leader) Photos: https://flic.kr/s/aHskgMGykD Date: 11-13/9/2015 Spring in The Snowy Mountains is perhaps the best time of year, in my opinion. Lots of snow, nice weather, and less crowds. Snow shoeing is a great way to see the area without...
Coolah Tops

Coolah Tops

Walkers: Bruce, Haokai, Michelle, Jackson, Lin, Sophie, Sara, Tony, Anqi, Yang. Leader: Bruce Date: 11-13/9/2015 This was an interesting trip with a lot of new experiences and sights. 6 of the group had never camped out in Australia before. Two had never camped out...