Trip Details

Umina to Patonga beach walk - Sunday 6th November

Date:06/11/2016
Leader:Bruce Stafford
Email:bstaffor [replace this stuff with the at symbol] med [this one is meant to be a dot] usyd [this one is meant to be a dot] edu [this one is meant to be a dot] au [that completes the address and now comes a subject suggestion] Umina to Patonga beach walk - Sunday 6th November
Phone:0419392690
Description:
Umina - Pearl Beach - Patonga Walk Sunday 6th November 2016.

A nice easy walk of about 10km return and includes 2 beaches.

Train to Woy Woy Station then short bus ride to Mt Ettalong for the walk start.
(You can drive up if you want - just let me know if you want to do that and if you are wiling to give others a lift from Woy Woy Station - about a 15 minute drive to the walk start).

Safe swimming at Umina Beach and south end of Pearl Beach if you want (no swimming at Patonga - estuarine sharks, or at north end of Pearl Beach - dangerous location).
Walk is partly through Brisbane Water National Park. Will include Crommelin Arboretum at Pearl Beach.

What to bring:
At least 1.5 Litres water,
Lunch - although there is the option of buying a fish and chip lunch at Patonga if you don't mind queuing at a popular shop for 15 minutes.
Good shoes,
Sunscreen,
Swim Clothes and towel if you want to swim.

Weather forecast for Woy Woy is "mostly sunny" and 23 degrees c, so it should be an OK day.

Train fare is $2-50 return if you have an Opal card, and the $2-50 fare will also include any bus fares.

Should be back in Sydney by 5.45pm. Maybe even earlier.

Meeting time and place will be advised to you once you sign up for the walk. Members only, please.
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