Wodi Wodi track – Forest Way – Sublime Point

Wodi Wodi track – Forest Way – Sublime Point

Walkers: Bruce, Anqi, Alireza, Farahnaz, Cathie, Zurina. (and no no-shows). Date: Sunday, 22/11/2015. Having been postponed from the previous weekend because of the wet weather, this Sunday was much kinder, with the forecast only being “a slight chance of...
Loftus – Winifred Falls – Bundeena

Loftus – Winifred Falls – Bundeena

Walkers: Bruce, Alex, Catriona, Cathie, Bruce Li, Yang. Leader: Bruce Date: 11th October 2015. This was an interesting exploratory walk which ended up being a good day despite some initial setbacks due to communication problems. For a start, it had to be postponed for...
Otford to Burning Palms

Otford to Burning Palms

Walkers: Bruce, Josephine, Sophie, Andrew, Udit,Thushan, Jingyan, Elie, Zurina, Grant, Alexandra, Dominique,Ivanilda, Cathie, Phil. Leader: Bruce. Date: 2/8/2015. The weather forecast for this day had changed almost hourly, from cloudy to “a few showers”to...

Macquarie Rivulet (lower section)

Present: Paul (trip leader), Marty, John, James, Geoff (guest) Date: 15/5/2015 Leaving the house on the 9C morning last Thursday I was wondering if this  a good weekend for a wet canyon! However, on the day it was sunny, 20C and windless, so a beautiful day for it,...
Helensburgh – Burning Palms – Otford

Helensburgh – Burning Palms – Otford

Walkers: (in no particular order): Anqi (honey-angel), Kiu, Thushan, Yangni, Huanyu, Saw, Xue, Jessica, Yanping, Emily, Rodrigo, Daniel C, Daniel J, Muhammad, Vanessa, Zeyu (dreamcatcher), Xinyee, Bruce (leading). Date: 22/3/2015 Although I had expected a few drop-out...
Stanwell Park Gully & Wodi Wodi Track

Stanwell Park Gully & Wodi Wodi Track

Party: Emily, Isabelle, Andrew, Luke, Daniele, Holly, Christian (leader) Date: 28/2/2015 Photos: https://www.flickr.com/x/t/0093009/photos/107791016@N07/sets/72157651046500456/ The start of a new Semester always sees an influx of new members to SUBW, so it’s...
Helensburgh to Otford

Helensburgh to Otford

Walkers: Bruce, Julien, Heloisa, Conrad, Sherry, Julie, Alexandra, Isaac, Gabriel, Martin A. Leader: Bruce. Date: 14th September 2014. The morning dawned fine as I left home, promising yet another fine Sunday – my luck still holding after the previous several...
Macquarie Pass Rivulet

Macquarie Pass Rivulet

Party: Scott, Matt, Tom. Leader: Tom Date: 27/5/2014 Video “Trip Report”: http://vimeo.com/96802356 It’s been many years since I’d heard of and driven by Macquarie Pass Rivulet. Over time, more and more stories about the scenery and adventures within the rivulet have...
RNP Coast Walk – Otford to Bundeena

RNP Coast Walk – Otford to Bundeena

Party: Mark, Pete, John, Paul, Tom. Leader: Tom Date: 13/5/2014 The Coast Walk is is a 30 km hike (includes a few detours) meandering along the spectacular coastline of The Royal National Park south of Sydney. We chose to start at 06:00 am from Otford Station in order...
Magical Mystery Walk

Magical Mystery Walk

Party: Kundi, Ali, Jemma, Christian (Leader) Date: 3/5/2014 Photos (unedited, sorry, time poor): https://www.flickr.com/photos/107791016@N07/sets/72157644517809255/ What does one do when you are thinking about a weekend walk, but really can’t decide where you want to...
Otford – Bundeena

Otford – Bundeena

Walkers: Josie, Luke, Tony, Alex, Patrick, Jemma. Robert had a weekend appointment leaving us with a cosy party of 6. Leader: Josie Date: 29-30/3/2014 We all managed to get off 9:30 train at Otford and sorted out gear which Tony had kindly picked up and brought from...
Otford – Burning Palms – Helensburgh

Otford – Burning Palms – Helensburgh

Walkers: Bruce, Amanda, Anita, Andrew, Philippa, Vivian, Hannah, Sophie, Kaushalya, Javan, Max. (Two people called in sick, but unfortunately there were 4 no-shows). Leader: Bruce Date: 23/3/2014 With the destination of the walk altered from the Blue Mountains due to...
Helensburgh – Hacking River – Helensburgh

Helensburgh – Hacking River – Helensburgh

Walkers: Bruce, Anita, Kate, Geraldine, Andrew. Leader: Bruce Date: 1/3/2014 Despite the bad weather 5 brave walkers met up at Central Station for the trip to Helensburgh. We got off at Helensburgh in drizzling rain and having donned raincoats and put up umbrellas,...
Helensburgh to Otford via Burning Palms

Helensburgh to Otford via Burning Palms

Walkers: Bruce (Sitzungsprásident), Heidi, Martin, Yi (Jocelyn), Katya, Aye (Anne), Almuth, Janice, Steve, Ryan. Leader: Bruce Date: 14/9/2013 The original weather forecast for the day was for “occasional showers” which for me was a bit of a worry given...

Palona Cave

Party: Linh, Mei, Rong, Linda, Ryan, Lauren and Lilian Leader: Lilian Date: 06/09/2013 We all meant at waterfall station with the confusion of the exact spot but it wasn’t long before we were gathered at the start of the track. We headed down along the uloola...

Heathcote circuit

Party: Christian, Mei, Rong, Thomas, Dimitri, Frabricio, Clara and friend, Pieter, Katya, Aye and myself (Lilian) Leader: Lilian Date: 31/8/2013 Initially 16 members joined, with 3 cancellation and 2 that never gave me a sign. It left one more that accidentally catch...
Nattai: Russells Needle via the Slott Way

Nattai: Russells Needle via the Slott Way

Party: Christian Wilson, Michael Kennedy, Michael Arrell and Tim Vollmer Leader: Christian Wilson Date: 13/04/2013 Original report: https://fatcanyoners.org/2013/04/13/russells-needle/ Photos: Christian’s photos | T2’s photos Russells Needle. Google it and you don’t...
Slott Way to Nattai River

Slott Way to Nattai River

Party: Lilian Donoso, Michael Kennedy, Christian Wilson (leader) Date: Saturday 2 Feb 2013 Photos: http://subwslottwaynattai2013.shutterfly.com/pictures/8 A cool change on Friday night heralded mild summer walking conditions on Saturday for an exploratory walk into...
Helensburgh Station to Otford Station via Burning Palms

Helensburgh Station to Otford Station via Burning Palms

Walkers: Bruce (leader), Iris, Tran, Mathilde, Claire, Youson, Patricia, Marija, Jeffrey, Oliver, Martin, Marta. Date: 3/11/2012 Eleven of us got together at Central Station and headed off in the train to Helensburgh Station, where Tran was waiting for us. I got some...

Mt Jellore

Party: Martin, Trang, Christian Leader: Christian Date: 13/10/2012 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...