WALKS PROGRAMME & EVENTS
|  January  ||  February  ||  March  ||  April  |
Please note this program is subject to change Last modified:  16-February-2017
|A PDF copy of the Walks Program, with full leader contact information,|
can be obtained by joining the YHA Bushwalking mailing list.
|3||Evening||   Social||Brighton to Sandringham coastal trail walk: Meet at Brighton Rail Station at 6.30pm. Dinner at local Pub afterwards||Colin&Christine|| |
|4||Saturday||   Medium||Hike and Dinner: Creswick State Forest Circuit Walk in Creswick (20km)||Craig|| |
|5||Sunday||   Easy-med||Dandenong Ranges National Park: Olinda to Ferntree Gully (11km)||Peter|| |
|6||Clubnight||    ||Camino del Santiago: Walking the ancient pilgrim way across France and Spain||Dree|| |
|8||Evening||   Social||New Leaders Recruitment Night - Seeking Walk Leaders & Event Organisers & General Helpers.||Lutz|| |
|11||Saturday||   Medium||Great Otway National Park: Waterfalls Canyon and Castle Rock Lorne (24km)||Kyle|| |
|11||Saturday||   Med-hard||Fryers Ridge Conservation Reserve in Malmsbury (19km)||Erryn|| |
|12||Sunday||   Easy||Urban Walk: St Kilda to Half Moon Bay: (16km) Bring your myki and your swimmers||Michael|| |
|18-19||Weekend (pack-carry)||   Medium||Pack Carry: Alpine National Park: Dibbins Hut and Mt Loch. (21km)||Andrew|| |
|18-19||Saturday||   Hard||Warburton Rail Trail with self-managed accommodation option. (40km)||Peter|| |
|19||Sunday||   Easy||Urban Walk: Bayside Coastal Arts Trail from Sandringham to Beaumaris (16km)||Sonya|| |
|24||Evening||   Social||Yarra River Moonlight Kayak Tour. |
Cost=$85 (group discount), maximum 12 people, must pay by 17th Feb.
Paddle starts 7.30pm from Victoria Harbour, includes on-water fish and chips while watching the sunset, finishes 10pm near Federation Square.
See kayakmelbourne.com.au for more info (but book via Club).
|25||Saturday||    ||Walk Leader Training: contact Tobias for more info.|
Churchill National Park Endeavour Hills
|26||Sunday||   Easy-med||Hepburn Springs Regional Park: Sailors Falls Walk in Daylesford (16km)||Emma|
|3||Evening||   Social||Maribyrnong River walk: meet Footscray Rail Station at 6.30pm with dinner after||Colin&Christine|
|4||Saturday||   Medium||Navigation Refresher: Wombat State Forest (15km)||Tobias|
|5||Sunday||   Easy||Urban Walk: Flagstaff to Williamstown Beach. (13km) Bring your Myki & swimmers||Sharon|
|6||Clubnight||    ||Victoria's Great Gold Walk. |
Guest Speaker: Jeff Floyd, former CEO Parks Victoria & Tourism Victoria.
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|10-14||Extended pack-carry||   Medium||Kosciuszko National Park; Australia's Top Ten highest peaks. (Thredbo)||Craig|
|11-13||Long weekend (pack-carry)||   Med-hard||Alpine National Park - Lake Tali Karng. (42km)||David|
|12||Sunday||   Easy||Domino Rail Trail: Trentham to Lyonville (14km)||Mei|| |
|18||Saturday||   Med-hard||Bus Trip: Coastal Walk - Mornington Peninsula.|
Cost=$20, must book by 11th March.
Two options: Cape Schanck to Coppins Lookout (22km, hard) & Gunnamatta Car Park to Coppins Lookout (16km, med-hard).
|19||Sunday||   Medium||Murrindini Scenic Reserve: Wilhelmina Falls Murrindindi (12km)||tba|| |
|25||Saturday||   Social||Club Barbecue. Venue to be advised. $5. Please book with Dani using the Enquiry link so we can cater.||Dani|
|25||Saturday||   Easy-med||Paddy Ranges State Park Maryborough||Erryn|| |
|25||Weekend (pack-carry)||   Medium||Great Ocean Walk. (38km) Part 1 of 3 from Apollo Bay to Aire River, limit 8.||Paul|
|26||Sunday||   Medium||Lerderderg State Park: Razorback Track Blackwood (14km)||Les|| |
|28||Evening||   Social||Ocean Film Festival. 6.15 pm at Melbourne Crown Casino Cinema. Cost $31.50. |
Check oceanfilmfestivalaustralia.com.au for more info.
|17-19||Long Weekend||   Medium||Wilson's Promontory staying at the Lightstation. (40km) |
Cost $253.80 (two night stay).
Note: this is not the Queens Birthday long-weekend, the Monday is not a public holiday.