Otford – Burning Palms Figure 8 Pool

Otford – Burning Palms Figure 8 Pool

Walkers: Bruce (leading), Sophia, Nolan, Zi Hui, Victoria, Michael C, Xiang (Skylar), Leonardo, Merridy, Julia S., Cathie, Rebecca P. Date: 9/4/2017 After receiving advice several weeks ago from Alex Allchin that the Metropolitan Tunnel was flooded due to the constant...
Loftus – Bundeena

Loftus – Bundeena

Date: 15 May 2016. Walkers: Bruce (Leader), Anqi, Cathie, Tim, Harry, Jia, Hiswaty, Jason. (But sadly two no shows). Most of met up at Central Station, and proceeded to Loftus, picking up Hiswaty along the way, and Cathie waiting at Loftus. Normally there is a gap of...
Stanwell Park via Metropolitan Tunnel and part of Wodi Wodi Track

Stanwell Park via Metropolitan Tunnel and part of Wodi Wodi Track

Walkers: Bruce (leading), Scott, Jasmine, Lewis, Tim, Zeyu, Linn, Jason, Sophia, Oxana, Hiswaty, Maricar, Cathie, Chelsea, Megan. Date: 13th March 2016 Again, a full turnout for a nice walk on a nice day (with one unfortunate late withdrawal due to a sports injury)....
Stanwell Park Exploratory

Stanwell Park Exploratory

Walkers: Bruce, Lilian, Cathie, Tony, Lisanlu, Gunika. Date: 6/12/2015 As I expected the walk to not take too long, I decided that we could all sleep in a bit and get the 9.25am South Coast train from Central to our destination, Stanwell Park. BUT, there was a...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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,...

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...
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...

Otford to Bundeena

Participants: Lilian, Peggy, Joan, Eva, Andrew, Jeremy, Michael, Cameron and Cathy Leader: Cathy Date: 7/10/2012 With extensive trackwork affecting much of the Cityrail network over the weekend, I was pleasantly surprised with the turnout for this trip. The first...