Posts in category Activities

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.

Walk: Royal National Park, 19 Oct., W...

19 Oct, Wed Length   ~16km Helena Smith: 0426 237 117, helena.j.s@hotmail.com (NEW!!!) Lovely circuit walk through RNP. We will start at Heathcote Station, descend down to Kangaroo Creek, up to Robertsons Knoll, down to Uloola Falls, Karloo Pool and then a short scramble up Bottle Forest Trail up to Heathcote Station. T: Train departs […]

  • Myall Lakes National Park
    Fires - Advice: Horse Point Rd, BungwahlThere is a fire in this park called Horse Point Rd, Bungwahl. 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 […]
  • Blue Mountains National Park
    Closed areas: Blue Mountains National Park - closed areasAll campgrounds and campsites listed on our website require a booking to be made before you visit. Penalties apply for non-compliance. Please check our COVID-19 update for more information. The following areas of Blue Mountains National Park are closed due to bushfire, track works and/or flood damage: Katoomba, Leura and […]
  • Cattai National Park
    Closed areas: Cattai campground closedCattai campground will be closed until Friday 30 April 2021 due to flood damage and ongoing infrastructure projects. This closure will be reviewed on Friday 29 January 2021 with a possible earlier reopening date on Wednesday 31 March 2021. Closed areas: Cattai National Park campground closedCattai National Park campground is closed due to flood damage […]
  • Waterworks Rd, East Albury January 21, 2021
    ALERT LEVEL: Not Applicable LOCATION: Waterworks Rd, East Albury, NSW 2640 COUNCIL AREA: Albury STATUS: Out of control TYPE: Vehicle/Equipment Fire FIRE: Yes SIZE: 0 ha RESPONSIBLE AGENCY: Fire and Rescue NSW UPDATED: 22 Jan 2021 00:18
  • Manilla Rd, Attunga January 21, 2021
    ALERT LEVEL: Not Applicable LOCATION: Manilla Rd, Attunga, NSW 2345 COUNCIL AREA: Tamworth STATUS: Under control TYPE: Haystack fire FIRE: Yes SIZE: 0 ha RESPONSIBLE AGENCY: Rural Fire Service UPDATED: 21 Jan 2021 16:57
  • Horse Point Rd, Bungwahl January 21, 2021
    ALERT LEVEL: Advice LOCATION: Horse Point Rd, Bungwahl, NSW 2423 COUNCIL AREA: Mid-Coast STATUS: Under control TYPE: Bush Fire FIRE: Yes SIZE: 1256 ha RESPONSIBLE AGENCY: NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service UPDATED: 21 Jan 2021 16:00