Walking Since 1939

Blackwood – The Tunnel Circuit

Upcoming

Distance: 17km

Bookings are not required for this walk, just turn up at:   8:45am   Flagstaff station forecourt (corner William and Latrobe Sts, CBD).

The leader will organise car-pooling and provide directions to the location of the walk.  Drivers are really appreciated to help car-pool walkers between the meeting point and the walk location. There is free all-day parking nearby if your vehicle isn’t needed for transport, but please check parking signs.

The drive from the meeting point to the starting point of the walk will take about 75 minutes and it is 180 km return.  Maximum petrol cost per car $54

The walk will take around 6 hours including breaks.

Expect to return to the meeting point around 6.30pm.

Walk Description

A circuit walk starting at Mineral Springs Reserve in Blackwood to the Tunnel via Byers Back Track & Tunnel Point Track.

 

What to bring

• Day pack
• Sufficient water (2 litres, more on hot summer days)
• Lunch and snacks
• Hat, sun screen
• Suitable outdoor clothing (no jeans/sneakers!)
• Rainwear & warm jacket
• Proper walking shoes/boots

Refer to our Gear Checklist page for more details.   If you are not properly equipped, the walk leader can decide not to let you participate on this walk.

Booking Fee:

YHA Bushwalking Victoria Members: Free
Non-members: $7  (please pay the leader CASH at the start of the walk, no credit cards)

Passengers must pay the driver their share of car-pooling costs as described on the Car-pooling page. Please bring cash for this purpose.

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Contact the leader using the “Enquiry” button below BEFORE 8 pm on the preceding Wednesday.


Activity Date(s)

Start:

November 17, 2019 8:45 am

End:

November 17, 2019 6:00 pm

Information

Type:

Sunday

Grade:

Medium

Leader:

Sonya R

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