Patonga to Wondabyne

Participants – Anne, Tristan, Albert, Crystal, Coco, Nick, Monica, Kathy and Cathy Well, I guess I’ll start this trip report with a description of the dedication of the 9 participants who attended this walk. In order to arrive at our starting point we had...

Boars Head Abseiling

Trip Report: Boars Head Abseiling Party: Sky Reidy, Todd Harford, Stephen Sheehan, Mary Christina Merlo, Ulla Heikkil, Peggy Huang and Monica Wang Date: Sunday 22 July 2012 Todd’s Photos A last minute call out for weekend ideas saw us settle on Boars Head, an...

Berowra to Brooklyn

Trip Report- Berowra to Brooklyn – Sunday 15th July Half Day Participants- George and girlfriend, Parastoo, Monica and Andres Full Day Participants- Albert and Cathy With the promise of gorgeous weather today, I made the decision earlier in the week to complete...
Wondabyne to Pearl Beach

Wondabyne to Pearl Beach

Trip Report – Wondabyne Station to Pearl Beach – sunday 15th July 2012. Walkers: Bruce Stafford, Mariacristina Merlo. With some dropouts due to illness and misadventure, the walk was reduced to just the two of us, and it was easy to make a decision to walk...

Wentworth Falls Ladders Walk

Trip Report- Wentworth Falls Ladders Walk 9th July Participants- Tristan, Tee and Cathy Well I believe this is officially the smallest SUBW group I have ever taken on a trip. Possibly the suggestion that those with fears of heights may not enjoy the day put some off,...
Mount Solitary (via the back door

Mount Solitary (via the back door

Trip Report: Mount Solitary (via the back door) Party: Bjorn Sturmberg, Tim (T2) Vollmer and Tom Morris Date: Sunday 8 July, 2012 Online with photos: http://fatcanyoners.org/2012/07/08/mt-solitary-passes/ For a kilometre or more the rocky knife-edge continued, cliffs...

Navshield 2012 (aka Colo Runnings)

PARTICIPANTS: – Hon. President Chantal Bronkhurst (first outing) – Pete Harvey (avoided last year’s event by hiding in AFRICA, Jo take note) – Mitchell Isaacs (Navshield #4) – Tom Murtagh (Navshield #4) – Many people in other teams,...
Mt Gungartan

Mt Gungartan

Party: Jaclyn Fletcher, Naser Ghobadzadeh, Grant Billen, Parastoo Saharkhiz, Christian Wilson (leader) Date: 29th June – 1st July 2012 This trip was originally planned as an early winter climb to the summit of Mt Gungartan, 2068m in the Snowy Mountains. However,...

Lower Blue Mountains

Lower Blue Mountains Trip Report: 23-24 June Participants: Chee, Anne, Ruchee, Bruce, Victoria, Cara, Trang and Cathy Thank you to the above people who participated in our Lower Blue Mountains trip this weekend. We started the weekend with a walk from Winmalee, up...
Blue Rocks Walk – June Long Weekend

Blue Rocks Walk – June Long Weekend

Trip Report – Blue Rocks Walk – June Long Weekend Route – Great Dividing Range – Baal Bone Gap – Baal Bone Point – Pantoneys Crown – The Blue Rocks – Point Cameron – Wolgam/Capertee Divide – McLeans Gap...
Return to Donkey Mountain

Return to Donkey Mountain

Trip Report: Return to Donkey Mountain Party: Tim (T2) Vollmer, Michelle Vollmer, Ulla Heikkila, Christian Wilson, Jeremie Rossy, Carola Benzing, Monica Wong, Annie Cote, Barry Vincent and Peggy Huang Date: Saturday 2 to Sunday 3 June, 2012 Full trip report online...
A chilly trip through Dalpura Canyon

A chilly trip through Dalpura Canyon

Trip Report: A chilly trip through Dalpura Canyon Party: Tim (T2) Vollmer, Tony Ruzek, Scott Moores and Matt Holland Date: Monday 28 May, 2012 Full trip report online with photos: http://fatcanyoners.org/2012/05/28/dalpura-canyon/ It was just three days before winter....
Mt Solitary Walk

Mt Solitary Walk

Trip Report – Mt Solitary Walk – 19-20 May 2012 Party – Christian Wilson, Iris Bleach, Craig Hayman My Photos – http://www.david-noble.net/bushwalking/MtSolitaryMay12/MtSolitary.html Chris’s photos –...
A nude bushwalk in the Blue Mountains

A nude bushwalk in the Blue Mountains

Trip Report: A nude bushwalk in the Blue Mountains Party: T2, Joshua, Andres Date: Wednesday 9 May, 2012 Full trip report online with photos: http://fatcanyoners.org/2012/05/09/nude-walk-in-the-mountains/ The weather forecast had been spectacular all week —...

Beginners’ Navigation Weekend

TRIP Beginners’ Navigation Weekend, 5-6 May 2012 PARTY Amanda Walasik Anne Nguyen Ashley Burke Ben Pullicin Cathy Stansbury Chee Wong Christian Wilson Helena Miranda Huy Lam Lilian Donoso Maria Traversa Nick Coleman-Hicks Pam Ong Parastoo Saharkhiz Peggy Huang...
Exploring the lower Grose River and Linden	Ridge

Exploring the lower Grose River and Linden Ridge

Trip Report: Exploring the lower Grose River and Linden Ridge Party: Tim (T2) Vollmer, Mary Merlo and Grant Billen Date: Saturday 5 to Sunday 6 May, 2012 Full trip report online with photos: http://fatcanyoners.org/2012/05/05/grose-river-linden-ridge/ If you mention...
Furbers Steps to Ruined Castle, Katoomba

Furbers Steps to Ruined Castle, Katoomba

Trip report, Furbers Steps to Ruined Castle, 29th April 2012. Walkers: Lilian, Ben P, Christopher Ferita, Barry Ching, Ashleigh, Zoe, Bruce (leader). Four of us set out in Ben’s care for a trip up to Katoomba, where we met up with Zoe and Ashleigh, and then...

ANZAC Day Walk – Thornleigh to City

Trip Report- ANZAC Day Walk – Thornleigh to City Participants: Lilian, Bruce, Sam, Chris, Michael, Marc and Cathy As some may remember from an earlier post of mine, I had decided completing the whole Great North Walk in sections was part of my 2012 New Years...
Empire Pass and the North Lawson waterfalls

Empire Pass and the North Lawson waterfalls

Trip Report: Empire Pass and the North Lawson waterfalls Party: Tim Vollmer, Terence Nhan, Dyson, Uriah and Amani Date: Monday 23 April, 2012 Online with photos: http://fatcanyoners.org/2012/04/23/empire-pass-north-lawson-waterfalls/ As we drove up the mountains,...