Posts in category Branch Activities

Branch Activities – Feb 2018

Photography special, Contact: Brian Everingham: 0419 260 236, 9520 9341, brian.everingham@gmail.com 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, brian.everingham@gmail.com 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, brian.everingham@gmail.com 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 […]

Walk: Royal National Park, 13 Dec, Tu...

13 Dec, Tues Royal NP Grade:2/6 Length 6km ↑↓ 100m Southern Sydney Branch Brian Everingham: 0419 260 236, 9520 9341, brian.everingham@gmail.com Half day photographic walk southern end of Lady Carrington Drive, including a visit to the limestone caves. Map: Otford Limit:10.

Walk: Royal NP, 10 Dec, Sat.

    10 Dec, Sat Royal NP Grade:3/6 Length   15km ↑↓ 400m Southern Sydney Branch Hazards: Cliff edges. Brian Everingham: 0419 260 236, 9520 9341, brian.everingham@gmail.com Bundeena to Little Marley Map: Royal National Park Tourist Map, Port Hacking Limit:15. Limit: 15

Walk: Woronora Valley, 8 Dec, Thu.

8 Dec, Thu,  Woronora Valley Grade: 2/6, Length: 4 km, Asc/Dec: 300m, Branch: Southern Sydney Brian Everingham: 0419 260 236, 9520 9341, brian.everingham@gmail.com Afternoon walk and swim to Engadine Lagoon. Delightful bush setting but a climb in and out. Limit: 10.

Talk/Slideshow: 23 Nov. Wed. To Tropi...

23 Nov, Wed:  “To Tropical North Queensland by Campervan and 4WD truck” Gary Schoer will share his experiences of birds and other beasts, aboriginal culture and remote national parks on an 8 week journey through some of the most isolated and stunning landscapes in Australia, Anyone contemplating a trip through this region will pick up […]

Walk: Blue Mountains NP, 29 Oct, Sat.

29 Oct, Sat Blue Mountains NP Grade:4/6 Length   20km ↑↓ 1000m Southern Sydney Branch Brian Everingham: 0419 260 236, 9520 9341, brian.everingham@gmail.com Katoomba – Landslide – Mount Solitary – return. T: Contact leader for details. Some steep sections. Map: Katoomba; Jamieson. Limit:12.

  • Sydney Harbour National Park
    Closed areas: Camp Cove carpark closed Wednesday 23rrd June to Friday 25th June inclusiveCamp Cove carpark (on the corner of Cliff and Victoria streets, Watsons Bay) will be closed from Wednesday 23rd to Friday 25th June 2021 to facilitate scheduled vegetation works. Please find alternative parking arrangements during this time. Closed areas: Shelters at Rodd Island […]
  • Murrumbidgee Valley National Park
    Closed areas: Areas closed due to hazardous treesSome parts of this park are closed for hazardous tree maintenance. The closed areas are: Narrandera precinct MIA 3 precinct Rook trail within MIA 1 precinct, including Sandy Beach and Island campgrounds Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local NPWS office.
  • Murrumbidgee Valley Regional Park
    Closed areas: Areas closed due to hazardous treesSome parts of this park are closed for hazardous tree maintenance. The closed areas are: Narrandera precinct MIA 3 precinct Rook trail within MIA 1 precinct, including Sandy Beach and Island campgrounds Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local NPWS office.
  • Dorrigo Rd, Brogo June 20, 2021
    ALERT LEVEL: Not Applicable LOCATION: 392 Dorrigo Rd, Brogo, NSW 2550 COUNCIL AREA: Bega Valley STATUS: Under control TYPE: Burn off FIRE: Yes SIZE: 0 ha RESPONSIBLE AGENCY: Rural Fire Service UPDATED: 20 Jun 2021 11:05
  • Mt McKenzie pile burn June 20, 2021
    ALERT LEVEL: Advice LOCATION: 147.281, -35.775 COUNCIL AREA: Greater Hume STATUS: Under control TYPE: Hazard Reduction FIRE: Yes SIZE: 1 ha RESPONSIBLE AGENCY: Rural Fire Service UPDATED: 20 Jun 2021 09:24
  • Silverdale Rd, Orangeville June 20, 2021
    ALERT LEVEL: Not Applicable LOCATION: 501 Silverdale Rd, Orangeville, NSW 2570 COUNCIL AREA: Wollondilly STATUS: Under control TYPE: Burn off FIRE: Yes SIZE: 0 ha RESPONSIBLE AGENCY: Rural Fire Service UPDATED: 19 Jun 2021 14:32