Halloween walk, Bondi – South Head

Halloween walk, Bondi – South Head

Party: Bruce, Eliza (both co-leading), Cathie, Elodie. Date: 30/10/2017 Originally 8 people signed up but 4 dropped out, with one person not giving a reason. So I first met Cathie at Bondi Junction Station and as it was early we spent some time in the air-conditioned...
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...
SUBW 70th Anniversary Dinner

SUBW 70th Anniversary Dinner

Location: Waywards Brewery, 1 Gehrig Lane, Annandale Attendees: Two blokes who joined the club in the year after it was founded in 1946, a few people who had joined the club a day or two before the 70th anniversary dinner, and a spectrum of people from each of the...
Manly – Balmoral -Taronga

Manly – Balmoral -Taronga

Walkers: Bruce (leading), Alex K, Anne, Yang, Saw, Nancy (Chu), Cherie, Emma, Megh, Katherine, Erica, Alex A, Lena, Matthew, Edwin, Sarah. Date: 6 March 2016. Another walk with a cast of thousands, demonstrating that there are eager people out there wanting to go on...
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...
Manly to The Spit, Chinaman’s Beach, Balmoral, Taronga Wharf

Manly to The Spit, Chinaman’s Beach, Balmoral, Taronga Wharf

Walkers: John N, Philippa, Udit, Jason, Michael, Menghan, Zhuyu, Gerald, Bruce (leading). Date: 19/4/2015 Another very lucky break with the weather; just one day later and we would have been lashed with rain and strong winds. As it turned out we had an overcast but...
An Urban Walk on Middle Harbour

An Urban Walk on Middle Harbour

Leader: Paul Griffith Date: 22/03/2015 Photos: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/18ys1kvf57pezgo/AAAINjwTnYub8QvVBeuFGmSaa or https://www.flickr.com/photos/130167675@N03/sets/72157651555054795/ We met at 9.30 on a warm but overcast morning under the Roseville Bridge in...
Manly – Balmoral – Taronga

Manly – Balmoral – Taronga

Walkers: Bruce, Linda, Alex, Cosimo, Mariana, Tania, John, Carolina, Fernando. Leader: Bruce Date: 22/11/2014 It was yet another lucky break with the weather, being a mild sunny day sandwiched between two very hot days. One complication though was the lack of trains...
Manly to Manly via Crater Cove

Manly to Manly via Crater Cove

Who: Richard, Beth, Aye, Natalie, Sarah, Hossein, Paul Leader: Paul Date: 21/11/2013 Photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/24254396@N07/sets/72157638040039683/ Not quite as planned this walk started and finished in the sun at Manly Wharf, with a good drenching in the...
Manly to Taronga Wharf

Manly to Taronga Wharf

Walkers: Bruce, Marta, Keren, Pieter, Ting. Leader: Bruce Date: 3/11/2013 Four of us met up at Circular Quay for the 9am Ferry to Manly. We lost 3 people pulling out because of illness, Philippa couldn’t come as she was moving house. The air was fairly thick...
Halloween Trip or Treat

Halloween Trip or Treat

Party: Anne, Steven, Gabrielle, Albert, Chee, Linda, Gloria, Sophie, Karen, Silvia, Derek, Cathy, Alice, Monica, Peggy Leader: Peggy Date: 1/11/2013 It was the day after Halloween and we decided to visit a site which has the reputation of being one of the most haunted...
Sculptures by the Sea

Sculptures by the Sea

Party: Steven, Ian, Phillipa, Albert, Peggy Leader: Peggy Date: 27/10/2013 We met up at the south end of Bondi beach near the start of the exhibition. It was very crowded most of the way from Bondi to Tamarama. Everyone really enjoyed viewing the sculptures and...
North Head Bottom of the Cliffs Walk

North Head Bottom of the Cliffs Walk

Party: Tim, Gerardo, Deborah, Ben 1 and Ben 2, Aye, Paul, Spider Pig and Mountain Snake Leader: Paul Date: 7/10/2013 Conditions: 20-30 km/hr SE winds, 1m SE swell. Photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/24254396@N07/sets/72157636370776186/ Two people couldn’t make...
North Head Bottom of the Cliffs walk

North Head Bottom of the Cliffs walk

Party: Luiz, Phillipa, Natalia, Alice, Hossein, Lance, Almuth, Heidi, Kristian, Paul Leader: Paul What: rock platform walk with altitude Date: 29/9/2013 Conditions: Sunny, warm, light winds, 2-2.5m southerly swell. Photos:...
Extreme Mountain Unicycling

Extreme Mountain Unicycling

Party: Pete Bowers, Helen Smith Leader: Pete Bowers Date: 13/7/2013 I had a bad feeling no one would come to this trip . . . But it was not be. Helen Smith is studying a PhD in something to do with the bush. She learnt to unicycle a number of years ago and though she...
SUBW new member walk and egg hunt

SUBW new member walk and egg hunt

Party: Andres, Clara, Frabricio, Nicola T, Nicola A, Dinh Anh, Albert, Peggy Leader: Peggy Date: 20/04/2013 Original report: http://fatcanyoners.org/2013/04/20/easter-eggs/ Photos: Albert Chetcuti’s Photos Following the huge success of last year’s SUBW New Members...
Mud Run

Mud Run

Party: Kosta Seiler, Mari Husby, Anne Nguyen (Anne Grylls), Peggy Huang (Master Peg) Date: 3/12/2011 Note: This report has been edited from the original pdf version which contains extra annotations to the images.   This page alone has everything you need to know and...

Bike Ride Dulwich Hill to Cronulla

Participants: Martin, Oliver, LeAnne, Albert and Cathy Leader: Cathy Date: 3/12/2012 It was with some uncertainty that I advertised this trip with SUBW, somewhat doubtful that there would be enough cyclists with interest in this 27km ride in the club. But, over time I...

Barrenjoey to Avalon

Participants: Heidi, Kathy, Ulrike and Cathy. Leader: Cathy Date: 25/11/12 With close inspection of the trip advert and following trip report you may notice that although we had planned to walk from the Barrenjoey Headland to Newport. On account of the heat (27...
Sculpture by the Sea (Artwalk)

Sculpture by the Sea (Artwalk)

Party: Wisam pauls, Mathilde Blanvillain, Kari Greensweg, Martin Hoser, Claire Renelier, Iris Bleach, Dulamrahchaa (Duka) Tumurbaataatar, Daniel Bryant, Diana Kessler, Essi Salavirta, Peggy Huang Leader: Peggy Huang Date: 20/10/2012 The later start time was great for...