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Number 49    AUTUMN  2017

(l-r) Gill, Bruce, Jess, Lotti and Lisa overlooking Lake Angelus and Angelus Hut, part of the Travers-Sabine circuit in New Zealandís Nelson Lakes National Park, November 2016.

Jess's account begins..."My first YHA hike and it was one of the best hikes I have ever done. It was also the longest and steepest and the one I nearly pulled out of hours before flying to New Zealand."

The full story is in this edition of 'Yeti'.

In This Issue

Equipping for the Outdoors: Clubnights May-July
Gear Talk and Equipment Sale, Introduction to Cross-Country Skiing and Introduction to Snow-Camping.
Walk Secretary's Report
Upcoming Trips
Portland accommodated (Great SW Walk highlights), Cathedral Ranges accommodated, Bus Trip - Daylesford area, Mt Bogong & Little Desert pack-carrys.
Extended Walks 2017
Heysen Trail (SA), Gold Coast hinterland, Tongariro Northern Circuit (NZ).
Trip Reports
Aussie Top 10 and Lunar New Year.
Power Bushwalking
The latest must-haves for the modern bushwalker.
Pink Lakes: A Spring Bloom
Tasmania: Cap to Capes
A collective report on a trip with mixed experiences.
Nelson Lakes (NZ)
The Best Hike I Almost Missed.
YHA Bushwalking History
Part 6 (1990-99)
Dr T: In Tune With the Outdoors
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