Posts in category Activities

Branch Walks/Activities, Winter 2019

Branch Walks/Activities, Winter 2019. May 26 Geoffrey Lee    Otford to Thirroul  Distance 19km  Grade 3 June 2 Geoffrey Lee    Thirroul to Port Kembla   Distance: 22km  Grade: 3 June 3 Brian Everingham   Berowra to Cowan  Distance 13km   Grade 3 June 5 Brian Everingham   Deer pool to Little Marley  Distance 8km   Grade 2 June 12 Brian […]

Newsletter No 125, Autumn 2019

Newsletter No 125, Autumn 2019

Branch Activities Autumn 2019

27 Feb, Wed 1:00PM Kamay-Botany Bay National Park Grade:2/6 Length 5km 100m Southern Sydney Branch Brian Everingham: 0419 260 236, 9520 9341, A trip that has a strong focus on encouraging people to capture photographs. Bird-watching and photography around the southern section of Kamay-Botany Bay National Park. Various locations visited. 7 Mar, Thu 9:00AM […]

Branch Activities Summer 2018-2019

Walks/Activities for Summer 2018-2019 Friday, 30th November Minnamurra to Kiama (BE) 6th to 12th December Kosciuszko trip (EC) Sunday, 15th December Fund-raising Sausage Sizzle at Kirrawee (EC) Friday, 21st December Xmas Lights/ Burnum Burnum sanctuary (EC) 26th December to 2nd January Kosciuszko (EC) Tuesday, 1st January Otford to Bundeena by moonlight (EC) Sunday, 6th January […]

Branch Activities Spring 2018

Date Day Walk Grade 15/9 Saturday Braeside Walk – Grand Canyon 3 18/9 Tuesday Photographic Walk: Wattamolla to Little Marley 3 29/9 Saturday Golden Stairs to Ruined Castle 3 2/10 Tuesday Morning Photographic Walk: Mount Westmacott 2 17/10 Wednesday Charles Darwin Walk Wentworth Falls 2 10/11  Saturday Otford to Otford via Burning Palms 3 24/11 […]

Branch Activities – Feb 2018

Photography special, Contact: Brian Everingham: 0419 260 236, 9520 9341, February 9th Friday, Bola Creek – Interpreting rainforest February 23rd Friday, Bicentennial Park – Birds, etc (note about 10km walking as well) Walks, Brian Everingham: 0419 260 236, 9520 9341, February 5th Monday, Manly to the Spit Half day, about 10km. February 11th Saturday, Curra […]

Branch Activities Oct – Nov 201...

October 10th Carrington Falls, Budderoo National Park October 20th Cooks Nose, Barren Grounds Nature Reserve October 24th Maddens Falls, Dharawal Nature Reserve and NP October 30th Mount Kembla Circuit, Illawarra Escarpment SCA November 5th Walk and NPA 60th Picnic, Lane Cove National Park November 11th Fortress Ridge, Blue Mountains NP November 13th Curra Moors, Royal […]

Branch Activities 2017

May 29th Seven Mile Beach National Park June 13th Bellambi Lagoon June 14th Branch Campaign Meeting June 17th Barren Grounds Nature Reserve June 20th Wises Track, Royal National Park June 27th Curra Moors, Royal National Park June 28th Branch Member evening – talk/slideshow July 12th Branch Campaign Meeting July 18th Hunters Hill walk July 25th […]

NPA Southern Sydney Branch Activities...

18 Mar, Sat. Bicentennial Park, Brian Everingham: 9520 9341, 0419 260 236, A meandering walk from Sydney Olympic Park Ferry wharf, along Parramatta River to the Armory,skirting Newington Nature Reserve, and thence returning via wetlands and Bicentennial Park to catch the train out of Rhodes. A camera is a must. Note the danger of […]

Upcoming Branch Activities

3 Feb. 2017 Royal NP Contact Brian Everingham Gr 3 Distance 15km Asc/Desc 400m Map Otford Limit 10 Southern Sydney Otford to Otford via Burning Palms and the Palm Jungle. 7 Feb. 2017 Heathcote NP Contact Brian Everingham Hazards Some rock scrambling and some off track. Gr 3 Distance 10km Asc/Desc 300m Limit 10 Southern […]

  • Washpool National Park
    Hazard reduction burns: Timbarra HRThere is a fire in this park called Timbarra HR. Refer to the Rural Fire Service for latest information. Do not enter any closed area or area with fire. If you see an unattended fire call Triple Zero (000). Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information about fire safety in parks and reserves, […]
  • Murray Valley National Park
    Closed areas: Parts of roads within the Millewa Precinct is closed due to floodingParts of Edward River, Quambies, Dudleys and Tin Hut roads in Murray Valley National Park are closed to all vehicles due to flooding. The closed section is downstream of Farm Road and upstream of Dudleys Road. This closure may be extended and any extension will […]
  • Yuraygir National Park
    Closed areas: Delays for Wooleweyah hazard reduction burnThere will be delays on Pegas Drive and Lakes Boulevard on Wednesday 17 July and Thursday 18 July 2019. This is because of hazard reduction activities. Traffic management will be in place but we suggest taking an alternative route. This closure may be extended and any extension will be […]
  • Peak Creek July 16, 2019
    ALERT LEVEL: Advice LOCATION: 35 km north of Ebor COUNCIL AREA: Clarence Valley STATUS: Under control TYPE: Hazard Reduction FIRE: Yes SIZE: 2176 ha RESPONSIBLE AGENCY: NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service UPDATED: 16 Jul 2019 12:53
  • Pigman Rd, Dyraaba July 16, 2019
    ALERT LEVEL: Not Applicable LOCATION: Pigman Rd, Dyraaba, NSW 2470 COUNCIL AREA: Kyogle STATUS: Under control TYPE: Other FIRE: Yes SIZE: 0 ha RESPONSIBLE AGENCY: Rural Fire Service UPDATED: 16 Jul 2019 15:36
  • 39 Cattle Creek Rd, Ramornie July 16, 2019
    ALERT LEVEL: Advice LOCATION: Ramornie Station Rd, Ramornie, NSW 2460 COUNCIL AREA: Clarence Valley STATUS: Being controlled TYPE: Bush Fire FIRE: Yes SIZE: 98 ha RESPONSIBLE AGENCY: Rural Fire Service UPDATED: 16 Jul 2019 15:38