Posts in category Bushwalking

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, brian.everingham@gmail.com 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 – 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 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 […]

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.

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 […]

Walk: Royal National Park, 18 Sep, Su...

18 Sep, Sun Royal NP Grade:3/6 Length   13km ↑↓ 700m Southern Sydney Branch Brian Everingham: 0419 260 236, 9520 9341, brian.everingham@gmail.com (NEW!!!) Otford – Garrawarra Farm – Era – Burning Palms – Otford (with a potential side trip to Figure of Eight Pool) T: Contact leader for details. Rock hopping. Map: Otford. Limit:15.  

  • Berowra Valley National Park
    Closed areas: Areas closed for Stringy Bark Ridge hazard reduction burnNPWS will be conducting a hazard reduction burn on Sunday 26 May 2019 in the Stringy Bark Ridge area of Berowra Valley National Park, Pennant Hills. Some tracks and trails in the park will be closed. These include: Great North walk between Eloura Road, Westleigh and Thornleigh. […]
  • Morton National Park
    Hazard reduction burns: HR Jacks Corner SFAZThere is a fire in this park called HR Jacks Corner SFAZ. 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 […]
  • Jervis Bay National Park
    Hazard reduction burns: HR Hyams Beach West SFAZThere is a fire in this park called HR Hyams Beach West SFAZ. 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 […]
  • Punkalla Tilba Rd, Central Tilba May 21, 2019
    ALERT LEVEL: Not Applicable LOCATION: 125 Punkalla Tilba Rd, Central Tilba, NSW 2546 COUNCIL AREA: Eurobodalla STATUS: Under control TYPE: Burn off FIRE: Yes SIZE: 0 ha RESPONSIBLE AGENCY: Rural Fire Service UPDATED: 21 May 2019 13:42
  • Applegum HR May 21, 2019
    ALERT LEVEL: Advice LOCATION: Applegum Grove Blaxlands Ridge COUNCIL AREA: Hawkesbury STATUS: Under control TYPE: Hazard Reduction FIRE: Yes SIZE: 46 ha RESPONSIBLE AGENCY: Rural Fire Service UPDATED: 21 May 2019 16:02
  • Scholes St, Armidale May 21, 2019
    ALERT LEVEL: Advice LOCATION: Scholes St, Armidale, NSW 2350 COUNCIL AREA: Armidale STATUS: Under control TYPE: Grass Fire FIRE: Yes SIZE: 0 ha RESPONSIBLE AGENCY: Fire and Rescue NSW UPDATED: 21 May 2019 12:43