SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS BUSHWALKERS inc.

WALKS PROGRAM Feb 14 to June 2019

SUN FEB 10 PACK RAFT Greg M. 0419 330 908

WED FEB 13
IMPORTANT: The February meeting will be held at 7.00pm then David McFarlane will show some of his photographs of his recent trip to the Himalayas.

SUN FEB 17
PORT KEMBLA TO NORTH WOLLONGONG:
Coastal walk from industrial port to historic Flagstaff Hill, beach, tracks and rocks. Approx 8km Car shuffle David M. 0431 858 611

SUN FEB 24
No leader

SUN MAR 3
No leader

SUN MAR 10 BUNDANOON:
Gambles Rest down Coal Creek to Doyle's Pinnacle. Greg M. 0419 330 908

WED MAR 13 CLUB MEETING - See "notes"

  1. SUN MAR 17 WATTLE RIDGE CREEK WALK
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    akes in Camelot creek, Chasm Lookdown and Point Hill. 11 kms on tracks, undulating, no severe ascents or descents. Malcolm 0405 524 707

    SUN MAR 24 PALM BEACH TO BARRENJOEY HEAD/AVALON
    : walk from Palm Beach to Barrenjoey Head & lighthouse, via beaches, rainforest, coastal heath & historic monuments & 360degree views over Pittwater, Broken Bay, Palm Beach. (3.5k return) Then time permitting, along part of Bicentennial Coast Walk to Avalon (rugged headlands, beaches) & Bangalley Head, a bush covered headland with panoramic views, via a short steep ascent along narrow track.-8km easy/medium with some short steep sections. Travel by train & bus: Stephanie:
    Phone Margaret 0490 803 576 or 0405 524 707


    SUN MARCH 31 BELLAWONGARAH MTN.
    Cambewarra Range Nature Reserve.
    Tapitallee Trig. Approx. 10km. Exploratory walk of mesa top mountain & trigonometrical points. Grade medium/hard.
    GDA Map Berry Sandra:
    Contact Margaret 0490 803 576

    SUN APR 7
    SLOT CANYON Bungonia
    Down red track and through slot climbing over large Boulders to river and up white track. Long, strenuous day.| Greg 0419 330 908
  2. WED APR 10 CLUB MEETING See "notes"


SUN APR 14 CREMORNE TO TARONGA
WHARF:
An approximately10k walk exploring the Sydney Harbour lower north shore. Train to Circular Quay. Walk across Harbour Bridge, through Neutral Bay to Cremorne Point via Kurra Point. Walk to Reid Park through Mosman to Sirius Cove Reserve and Bradleys Head to catch ferry back to Circular Quay for return train trip to the Highlands. Brett 0428 961 470

SUN APRIL 28  BONNUM PIC.
Michael 4630 9664 or 0408 684 432

MON MAY 6 to SAT 11TH May: KATOOMBA FALLS TOURIST PARK CAR CAMP.
Various walks in Katoomba area. Most walks have steep ascents and descents. Stay as long as you like. Cabins in a range of sizes, tent sites or caravan sites available.
Members to book their own accommodation.

Katoomba Falls Tourist Park 02 4782 1835 Contact Margaret 0490 803 576 if interested

NOTE: No meeting in May.

SUN MAY 19 WOMBEYAN CAVES RD; Private Property.
Short walk then 120m descent on a very steep and rough stony track with loose rocks underfoot to Wingecarribbee River. Access to track 4x4 only. Daniel
Contact: Margaret 0490 803 576
SUN MAY 26 THREE PEAKS M'gong.
Undulating walk around Mittagong. Approx 18k over Mt. Gibraltar, Mt. Gibbergunyah and Mt. Alexandra.
David M 0431 858 611
SUN JUN 2 WOMBAT HILL Meryla
Steep short ascent to Wombat Hill Lookout overlooking Kangaroo Valley then to trig with an optional off track exploratory for the more adventurous (given time) followed by a visit to Rebeccas View. A mixture of fire trail and rough off track. Approx 13k (not including the optional exp.) Julie 0408 480 150

SUN JUNE 9 Queens Birthday long Weekend.

WED JUN 12
CLUB MEETING - See "notes"
*** NOTE ***
CLUB MEETINGS are held at SES HQ Bessemer St. Mittagong next to railway line at 7.30pm second Wednesday of each month. Visitors welcome. Enquiries: Malcolm 0490 803 576 or David 0427 864 251