Kiama Coast Walk

Kiama Coast Walk

Leader: Chris Wilson Date: 11 August 2018 Photos:  https://photos.app.goo.gl/NvEq1nuesdoo4HoV8 On Saturday 11 August 2018 I led a walk along the Kiama Coast Walk on the South Coast. Although not technically a difficult walk, it is 22km in its entirety. What I think...
Ruined Castle

Ruined Castle

Group: Bruce (leading), Yumeng, James S, Shirin, Anneke, Shengrong, Trea Christine Troussart, Julie S, Winoah, Han Yu, Nikolaus K, Yiran, Lisa, Maria G, Robin, Hongyi, Leopold, Jenny B, Simone Vis, Juliana, Weihao, Cosette, Madison, Cecile, Jiangfeng. Date: 5/8/2018...
Donkey Mountain and Red Rocks Traverse

Donkey Mountain and Red Rocks Traverse

Party: Stella Chen, Joseph Heywood, Ashley Burke Leader: Ashley Burke Date: 28-29/7/2018 Photos: http://members.ozemail.com.au/~aburke/RedRocks20180728-29/index.htm What is it about the Red Rocks and eclipses? In just under 10 years from now we’ll be heading to the...
Boxvale track, 40 Foot Falls and Nattai Gorge

Boxvale track, 40 Foot Falls and Nattai Gorge

Party: Martin, Christian (Leader) Date: 28/7/2018 Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/paXwXPtfUdSg27wf9 The Southern Highlands contain some nice bushwalks of all grades, and can get you into some quite wild country, yet still close to civilization. One of my favourites...
Mt Vic to Blackheath 2 night Bushwalk

Mt Vic to Blackheath 2 night Bushwalk

Participants:  Sean, Penny Report written by: Sean Date: 14-17/7/2018 Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/4ftJuRbDZcjKyRXw8 I was late putting this trip on the calendar so was pleasantly surprised to have Penny keen for a 2 night trip in the middle of winter and with...

South Lawson Waterfalls Walk

Party: Fraser, Matthew, Kylie, Tina, David, Leo, Jacqualine, John Leader: John Friedman Date: 17/6/2018 One of the coldest June days ensured we would stay moving for most of the day in order to keep warm as we explored the waterfalls south of Lawson. The day began...
Budawang Adventure

Budawang Adventure

Party: Paul, Simone, Kat, Leo, Julia, Marty Leader: Marty Date: 9-11 June 2018 Our latest trip to the Budawangs arose from Paul’s long held ambition to climb Donjon Mountain which guards the western end of Monolith Valley. He had unfortunately missed out on Tim and...
Mt Victoria Mt York

Mt Victoria Mt York

Walkers: Bruce (leading), Claudia, Phillip, Elizabeth, Cathie, Nathalie, Ansura, Samuel (Sam), Shiu, Shaomei, Tamara, Jingwen, Nehir, Monica, Matt E. Date: 27/5/2018 A very interesting trip with lots of unusual things to see: Kangaroos, sheep, a Black Chook, horses,...
Navigation Weekend

Navigation Weekend

Party: Loren Apokourastos, Katherine Ball, Alex Bayss, Hendrik Bethke, Ashley Burke (Leader), Martin Daly, Lotte de Jonge, Pegah Ebrahimi, Chelsea Eng, Joseph Heywood, Jiahui (Grace) Huang, William Jorgensen, Weiyu (Julia) Ju, Kelly Liang, Zi Hue Lie, Eva Liebentritt,...
Mt Wondabyne

Mt Wondabyne

Group: Bruce (leading), Sophia, Kewal, Zhong, Elodie, Pierre, Chloe Y, Tessa, Thi, Alex B, Madeleine, Cecilia, James. (And no “no-shows”!). Date: 6/5/2018 With trackwork on the Blue Mountains Line that weekend, and a late arrival of cooler autumn weather,...
Kanangra-Boyd NP, Brumby Ridge, Kowmung and Gingra Range

Kanangra-Boyd NP, Brumby Ridge, Kowmung and Gingra Range

Party: Dean Smith (leader), Chelsea Jennifer Eng Date: 25-29/4/2018 Photos: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1eFMYZH-GAs6kn9BGEiGaQgJFthOavo9I?usp=sharing The plan was to get out to Kanangra and use a few days to get a good look at the place. Originally it was...
Red Baron Walk (Spaziergang des Roten Barons): Cowan to Brooklyn

Red Baron Walk (Spaziergang des Roten Barons): Cowan to Brooklyn

Party: Bruce (leading), Nathalie, Matthgias, Cathie, Anja, Sofie, Erica, Vanessa, Tibor, Katherine, Jiahui, Jacqualine, Pegah. Date: 22/4/2018 11 of the group met up at Cowan Station (9 off trains, and Nathalie and Matthias driving there). Meanwhile, I had been...
Walls Pass and Cedar Creek

Walls Pass and Cedar Creek

Present: Samantha Waldon, Hendrik Bethke, Zachary Wollman, Leonardo Novelli, Paul Griffiths (trip leader) Date: 22/4/2018 Photos: https://www.flickr.com/photos/130167675@N03/albums/72157692916783652 A long day in perfect weather with just enough excitement to keep it...
Loftus-Karloo Pool-Heathcote

Loftus-Karloo Pool-Heathcote

Walkers: Bruce (leading), Nicole, Lilith, Cathie, Olivia, Yichen, Chia-Yi (Joy), Shing Cheng, Jacqueline, Mason, Nathalie, Matthias, Mason. Date: 2/4/2018 Not a bad turnout for a Monday public holiday. It was also expected to reach 30 degrees at Cronulla, so if we...
Pantoneys Crown and Point Cameron, Gardens of Stone National Park

Pantoneys Crown and Point Cameron, Gardens of Stone National Park

Party: Ashley Burke, Emilie Wilkie, Candice Kang, Savannah Montenegro, Leonardo Novelli, Joseph Heywood Leader: Ashley Burke Date: 29/3-1/4/2018 Photos: http://members.ozemail.com.au/~aburke/PantoneysCrown20180330-0401/index.htm If you don’t believe me, just ask the...
Ruined Castle

Ruined Castle

Walkers: Bruce (leading), Matthias, Nathalie, Ansura, Fadi, Sui, Adam, Daniel, Nicola, Cathie, Shafieq. Date: 25/3/2018 Before I start on this trip report, I remind members that if you go to the Royal Easter Show at Olympic Park, you can buy woollen socks at retail...
New member walk

New member walk

Walkers: Bruce (leading), Tessa Royal, Kewal Shah, Sheena Cabe, Campbell McLauchlan, Sophia Braun, Charlie Chen, Tim Chen, Sally Bennett, Phillip Kern, Cathie Johanson, Chloe Coulits, Lauren Lai, Jasmine Gheini, Cameron Eggins, Tamara Umfogl, Vanessa Wong, Jacqualine...
Otford – Burning Palms – Helensburgh

Otford – Burning Palms – Helensburgh

Walkers: Bruce (leading), Nathalie, Matthias, Zhong, Chao, Alireza, Farahnaz, Pegah, Gavin, Amanda, Matthew. Date: 17/2/2018 Luck was with us on this walk, with no rain (despite a prediction earlier in the week), and a quite low low tide in the afternoon. We also did...
Barrington Tops – Corker Trail and Explore Plateau (+Mt Royal ..)

Barrington Tops – Corker Trail and Explore Plateau (+Mt Royal ..)

Party: Dean Smith, Emilie Wilkie Leader: Dean Smith Date: 25-28/1/2018 Despite promising cool temperatures up in the mountains, in the end our party was made up of just the two of us. With plenty of time and no major hurry, it was a relaxed start, leaving Maitland...
Umina-Patonga

Umina-Patonga

Walkers: Bruce (leading), Olivia, Cathie, Wei, Zhong, Zhen, Fadi, Nathalie, Matthias, Ansuya, Chloe, Liu, Chao, Xintong (Deb). Date: 21/01/2018 Planning this walk meant keeping a close eye on the local weather forecasts for several days beforehand, hoping that the...