MacMasters Beach – Kilcare

MacMasters Beach – Kilcare

Walkers: Bruce (leading), Katja, Victoria, Kevin, Douglas (Ming Yu), Lingxi, Cathy Yang, Gabrielle, Zeng, Mao, Yuwan. Date: 26/3/2017 Again, very good luck with the weather, with a near cloudless sky and warm weather. Most of us met up at Woy Woy Station, with myself...
Serendipity and Water Dragon Canyons

Serendipity and Water Dragon Canyons

Party: Clint, Ron Leader: Clint Date: 26/3/2017 Photos: https://goo.gl/photos/uFMhmyZdvvgTCVcR8 Ron and I to be were joined by two more, then four more, then ultimately nobody as the weather came and went through the week — but the fog lifted to blue skies as we...
Umina – Patonga

Umina – Patonga

Walkers: Bruce (leading), Yanran, Hendrick, Zi Hui, Mate, Kimberley, Siyu, Leonardo, Rebecca P, Efan, Cathie, Nolan Wu. Date: 19/03/2017 Before I start the walk report, a reminder that if you intend to visit the Royal Easter Show at Olympic Park this year (6-19...
Packrafting Blockup Gorge

Packrafting Blockup Gorge

Present: Paul Griffiths, Marty Frappell, Clint Felmingham, James Cordukes, Chris Berwick Leader: Paul Griffith Date: 18/03/2017 Photos: on SUBW Facebook page and in two albums on Flickr: album 1 and album 2. Packrafting is a great alternative when there has been too...
Macquarie Rivulet Canyon

Macquarie Rivulet Canyon

Present: Paul Griffiths (trip leader), Marty Frappell, Clint Felmingham, Ron Sandoval, Maj-Britt Engelhardt, Greg Salway Date: 12/03/2017 Photos: https://www.flickr.com/photos/130167675@N03/albums/72157677969574354 This was the reward for the old hands who helped with...
Manly – Clontarf – Taronga Zoo Wharf

Manly – Clontarf – Taronga Zoo Wharf

Walkers: Bruce (leading), Jia (Gaby), Linjing, Katja, Lingxi, Cathy Yang, Joshua, Charles, Manon, Mingyu, Usama, Dario, Leonardo, Xiang (Skylar), Victor, Eugenia, Karissa, Jake, Zeyue, Rebecca. Date: 12/03/2017 AS you can see, bigger than Ben Hur, showing that there...
Beginners Canyoning: Macquarie Rivulet Lower (Tourist) Section

Beginners Canyoning: Macquarie Rivulet Lower (Tourist) Section

Leader: Paul Griffith Date: 11/03/2017 Photos: https://www.flickr.com/photos/130167675@N03/albums/72157679058418892 This is the second year we have held this trip. This is the ideal spot to learn basic canyoning skills, as two of the old hands who had not been here...
Horseshoe and Geronimo canyons

Horseshoe and Geronimo canyons

Party: Clint, Joel, Kosta, Ron Leader: Clint Date: 5/3/2017 Photos: https://goo.gl/photos/dBh8xyJm4b9kLFX2A The drive to the mountains was mixed: three people pulled out and the good coffee place in Richmond definitely isn’t open on Sundays anymore, but on the upside...
Leura to Katoomba new member walk

Leura to Katoomba new member walk

Walkers: Bruce (leading), Muriel, Carmela, Emily, Joyce, John L, Kerrin, Oliver, Michael C, Xi Zhang, Aidan, Lin Wang, Katja, Charlotte, Kim G, Montana, Amy B, Grace Gas, Clarisse, Sunny Li, Rebecca. Date: 5/3/2017 As you can see, a good turnout for this walk on what...

Splendour Rock

Party: Josie, Hussein and Nick Leader: Josie Date: 4-5/3/2017 I write this trip report mostly to confess to a major stuffup for young members of the club to note. Seven walkers signed up at the start of the week, but after 2 illnesses and 2 complete smokebombs...