Participants please note:

If you register for an activity or trip away then find you cannot attend, please advise the leader as soon as possible.

Non-members are welcome to attend two one-day activities before joining, but must contact the leader to discuss the activity and register.

For information about levels of difficulty and fitness required check the Grading & Guidelines.  

Planned itineraries and starting times are not negotiable.

Sun 21 Jul, 2019   Walk: Steamers beach Circuit, Jervis Bay

Leader: Pam Hayes    View Leaders List

Beautiful walk past beaches and lookouts. Undulating terrain with an uphill climb towards the end.

Distance: 16 Km    Duration: 6 Hr    Grade: 3 Moderate
Registration Essential

Mon 22 Jul, 2019   Cycle: Stuart Park to Thirroul and return

Leader: Barbara Fairhall    View Leaders List

This leisurely, friendly cycle that is almost entirely along the coastal bike track with just a few quiet suburban streets. Cyclists who haven’t ridden for a while or intending members who may want to experience a Rambler activity and meet some members are most welcome to come along. There is an optional extra 4 kms to Thirroul Beach and always a coffee and chat on the return journey at Bulli Beach Café.

Distance: 28 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 1 Leisurely
Meet at: Stuart park Car park Time: 8.30 am

Mon 22 Jul, 2019   Cycle: Oak Flats to Shellharbour

Leader: Greg Tillman    View Leaders List

Ride mostly on cycle paths along lake and ocean shore with some streets into Shellharbour village. Mostly flat with hills at Barrack Pt and Shellharbour. Coffee at Boonerah Point.

Distance: 25 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Meet at: Ski Park, Oak Flats Time: 8:30 am

Tue 23 Jul, 2019   Cycle: Albion Park Rail to Barrack Point

Leader: John Healy    View Leaders List

Ride from Wilson Memorial park to Barrack Point riding mostly on lake shore cycle way

Distance: 25 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 1 Moderate
Meet at: Wilson Memorial Park, Albion park Rail Time: 8:30 am

Wed 24 Jul, 2019   Walk: Paddington and Centenial Park

Leader: Ros Tierney    View Leaders List

Leisurely ramble round the back streets of Paddington. Beautiful old homes and interesting history. Finish with a circuit of Centennial Park.
Trains and buses involved. Coffee along the way in a cafe. Lunch in Centennial Park. Mostly footpaths and parks.

Distance: 10 Km    Duration: 5 Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Registration Essential

Thu 25 Jul, 2019   Paddle: Lake Illawarra

Morning paddle on Lake Illawarra. Paddle is weather dependent so starting point may change.
Contact leader to ascertain if paddle will go ahead.

Distance: 10 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Meet at: Oak Flats Skiway Park. Time: 8.30 am on water

Sun 28 Jul, 2019   Walk: Wombat Hill Lookout Trail

Leader: Barry Voller    View Leaders List

Walk through the Ettrema wlderness area of Moreton National Park to view panoramic vistas, overlooking the upper Shoalhaven.

Distance: 14 Km    Duration: 6 Hr    Grade: 3 Moderate
Registration Essential

Mon 29 Jul, 2019   Cycle: Oak Flats to Killalea

Leader: Les Clark    View Leaders List

From Skiway Park we ride through Blackbutt Reserve skirting Shellharbour using bike path on main Road to Killalea for Coffee. Returning via Shellharbour village along the seashore and lake route.

Distance: 30 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Meet at: Skiway Park, Oak Flats Time: 8:30 am

Tue 30 Jul, 2019   Cycle: Stuart Park to Thirroul

Leader: Penny Howes    View Leaders List

Mainly level bike path.  Ocean and escarpment views.  Short steep hill in and out of Thirroul.  Coffee at Thirroul beach.

Distance: 28 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 1 Moderate
Meet at: Stuart Park car park Time: 8:30 am

Wed 31 Jul, 2019   Walk: Brokers Nose and Surrounding Areas

Leader: Margaret Ward    View Leaders List

Car pool to Truck stop on Mt Ousley road. Walk along a defined bush track to explore this area.
Wonderful views of Wollongong from Brokers Nose.

Distance: 7 Km    Duration: 3 .5 Hr    Grade: 3 Moderate
Registration Essential

Thu 01 Aug, 2019   Paddle: Lake Illawarra

Morning paddle on Lake Illawarra. Paddle is weather dependent so starting point may change. Contact leader to ascertain if paddle will go ahead.

Distance: 10 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Meet at: Oak Flats Skiway Park. Time: 8.30 am on water

Sat 03 Aug, 2019   Walk: Nelsons Creek and Kangaroo River

Leader: Peter Doughty    View Leaders List

Beautiful rainforest, Kangaroo Valley nature reserve, Hampton Bridge to Bendeela Camping Ground. Bush track, fire trail and some walking off track next to creek and river. Lots of wildlife.

Distance: 13 Km    Duration: 6 Hr    Grade: 5 Moderate
Registration Essential

Sun 04 Aug, 2019   Walk: Bargo River Gorge

Leader: Graham Burgess    View Leaders List

Our annual visit exploring the wonders of the Bargo River and gorge with great views and rock formations. Rock hopping, river crossings. Some steep sections. If river is high walk will be adjusted to suit conditions. Joint walk with NPA.

Distance: 12 Km    Duration: 5 Hr    Grade: 4 Moderate
Registration Essential

Mon 05 Aug, 2019   Cycle: Oak Flats Skiway Park to Shellharbour

Ride from Oak Flats Skiway Park to Shellharbour and return to Boonerah Point for coffee.

Distance: 25 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Meet at: Oak Flats Skiway Park. Time: 8.30 am

Tue 06 Aug, 2019   Cycle: Oak Flats to Hooka Point

Leader: Penny Howes    View Leaders List

Cycle from Skiway Park alongside the lake and across the bridge to Windang surf club.  Then onto Warrawong and through Berkeley to Hooka Point with a brief stop at the bird hide.   Return along the same route, making a detour via Primbee.  Coffee at Boonerah Point.

Distance: 38 Km    Duration: 3.5 Hr    Grade: 2 Moderate
Meet at: Skiway Park Time: 8.30am

Wed 07 Aug, 2019   Walk: Sublime Point and Beyond

Leader: Anne Murdoch    View Leaders List

Climb from Austinmer to Sublime Point followed by fairly level walk to start of Forest Track.

Distance: 12 Km    Duration: 4 Hr    Grade: 4 Moderate
Registration Essential

Thu 08 Aug, 2019   Paddle: Lake Illawarra

Morning paddle on Lake Illawarra. Paddle is weather dependent so starting point may change.
Contact leader to ascertain if paddle will go ahead.

Distance: 10 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Meet at: Oak Flats Skiway Park. Time: 8.30 am on water

Sat 10 Aug, 2019   Walk: Barren Grounds and Cook’s Nose

Leader: Michelle Webb    View Leaders List

Beautiful walk through heathlands with scenic views over Kangaroo Valley.

Distance: 16 Km    Duration: 5-6 Hr    Grade: 3 Moderate
Registration Essential

Sun 11 Aug, 2019   Walk: Stanwell Park to Austinmer

Leader: Chris English    View Leaders List

Along the Illawarra escarpment one way with a car shuffle.  Steep climb to start with and then undulating for 11 km.  Steep descent with ladders to finish.

Distance: 14 Km    Duration: 6 Hr    Grade: 4 Moderate
Registration Essential

Mon 12 Aug, 2019   Cycle: Stuart Park to Thirroul and return

Leader: Barbara Fairhall    View Leaders List

This leisurely, friendly cycle that is almost entirely along the coastal bike track with just a few quiet suburban streets. Cyclists who haven’t ridden for a while or intending members who may want to experience a Rambler activity and meet some members are most welcome to come along. There is an optional extra 4 kms to Thirroul Beach and always a coffee and chat on the return journey at Bulli Beach Café.

Distance: 28 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 1 Leisurely
Meet at: Stuart Park Car Park Time: 8.30 am

Mon 12 Aug, 2019   Cycle: Oak Flats to Shellharbour and return.

Leader: Graham Waine    View Leaders List

Oak Flats Cycle Ski park to Shellharbour and return, Coffee at shellharbour.

Distance: 25 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 1 Leisurely
Meet at: Ski Park Oak Flats Time: 8:30 am

Tue 13 Aug, 2019   Cycle: Kangaroo Valley to Flatrock.

Leader: Stuart Almond    View Leaders List

Cycle on path then Upper Kangaroo Valley Road. Quiet traffic. Undulating terrain. Pleasant ride through farmland and forrest along the river. Bring morning tea.   Lunch at Kangaroo Valley Pub.

Distance: 30 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Meet at: Kangaroo Valley swimming pool car park Time: 9:00 am

Wed 14 Aug, 2019   Walk: Spit to Manly – Sydney Area

Leader: Anne Murdoch    View Leaders List

Full day out with travel by public transport. Beautiful harbour views. Varied and interesting walk.

Distance: 12 Km    Duration: 5 Hr    Grade: 3 Moderate
Registration Essential
Limit: 12

Thu 15 Aug, 2019   Paddle: Lake Illawarra

Morning paddle on Lake Illawarra. Paddle is weather dependent so starting point may change.
Contact leader to ascertain if paddle will go ahead.

Distance: 10 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Meet at: Oak Flats Skiway Park. Time: 8.30 am on water

Sat 17 Aug, 2019   Walk: Kangaroo Valley multiple lookouts Manning to Blakemans and down.

Leader: Edward Popham    View Leaders List

Start at the bottom of Barrengarry Pass and car shuffle to Manning lookout. Walk east along the clifftop on old tracks through remnant forest to multiple lookouts culminating at Blakemans and the hole in the wall.  Slide slowly down short steep section of forest to find the ridge trail down.  Descend Brunkers Hill walking track back to car.  All on tracks.

Distance: 10 Km    Duration: 5 Hr    Grade: 3 Leisurely
Registration Essential

Sun 18 Aug, 2019   Walk: Stanwell Park to Kellys Falls

Leader: Pam Hayes    View Leaders List

Steep climb up from Stanwell Park Station to Stanwell Tops.  Spectacular views over the ocean, then on to Kelly’s Falls with optional walk further along the track. Then onto Romeo and Juliet Falls via the fire trail.  Return along Princess Marina track, then steep descent back to Stanwell Park.  Morning walk, optional coffee and/or lunch afterwards.

Distance: 8 Km    Duration: 3.5 Hr    Grade: 3 Leisurely
Registration Essential

Mon 19 Aug, 2019   Cycle: Oak Flats to Shellharbour

Leader: Robert Lynn    View Leaders List

Ride mostly on cycle paths along lake and ocean shore with some streets into Shellharbour village. Mostly flat with hills at Barrack Pt and Shellharbour. Coffee at Boonerah Point.

Distance: 25 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Meet at: Ski Park, Oak Flats Time: 8:30 am

Mon 19 Aug, 2019   Meeting: Ramblers Committee and Program Review

Leader: Ros Tierney    View Leaders List
Distance: Km    Duration: 2 Hr    Grade:
Meet at: City Diggers, Wollongong Time: 2.30pm

Tue 20 Aug, 2019   Cycle: Around the Lake from Oak Flats

Leader: Stuart Almond    View Leaders List

Scenic ride around the lake. Starting from Oak Flats Ski Park follow lake cycle path and back streets. Coffee at the Woolshed.

Distance: 40 Km    Duration: 3.5 Hr    Grade: 2 Moderate
Meet at: Ski Park, Oak Flats Time: 8:30 am

Thu 22 Aug, 2019   Paddle: Lake Illawarra

Morning paddle on Lake Illawarra. Paddle is weather dependent so starting point may change.
Contact leader to ascertain if paddle will go ahead.

Distance: 10 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Meet at: Oak Flats Skiway Park. Time: 8.30 am on water

Sat 24 Aug, 2019   Walk: Pigeon House Mountain – Morton NP

Leader: Anne Murdoch    View Leaders List

Very steep in places and ladders to the summit. Great views. Come for one or both days of walking in the Morton National Park.

Distance: 5 Km    Duration: 4 Hr    Grade: 4 Moderate
Registration Essential

Sun 25 Aug, 2019   Walk: Budawangs / Little Forest Plateau

Leader: Graham Burgess    View Leaders List

Our annual visit exploring the wonders of the eastern Budawangs but now that Gadara Point & Ngaityung Falls are defined as in the main exclusion zone for unexploded ordinance our 20 years of leading that walk has sadly come to an end. This time we will do Florence and Rusden Heads which are outside the zone.

Joint walk with NPA.

Distance: 13 Km    Duration: 5 Hr    Grade: 3 Moderate
Registration Essential

Sun 25 Aug, 2019   Walk: South Coast Islands 4 – St Georges Basin foreshore

Leader: Helen Moody    View Leaders List

View the islands while strolling the Basin foreshore walk. Start at the nearby track head. Meet paddlers for lunch and afternoon tea.  Please email leader to register and supply mobile number in case of weather cancellation.

Distance: approx 10 Km    Duration: 5 Hr    Grade: 3 Leisurely
Registration Essential

Sun 25 Aug, 2019   Paddle: South Coast Islands 3 – St Georges Basin Islands

Leader: Helen Moody    View Leaders List

Paddle around Sepulchure and Garden Islands and explore little bays. Launch from the St George’s Basin boat ramp at the end of
Island Point Road; walkers start at the nearby walk trackhead. The groups meet for lunch and afternoon tea. PFDs compulsory; spray skirts advised.  Please email leader to register and supply mobile number in case of weather cancellation.

Distance: approx 15 Km    Duration: 5 Hr    Grade: 3 Leisurely
Registration Essential

Mon 26 Aug, 2019   Cycle: Albion Park Rail to Barrack Point

Leader: Les Clark    View Leaders List

Ride from Wilson Memorial park to Barrack Point riding mostly on lake shore cycle way. Mostly flat with final hill. Coffee at Boonerah Point.

Distance: 25 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 1 Leisurely
Meet at: Wilson Memorial Park, Albion Park Rail Time: 8:30 am

Mon 26 Aug, 2019   Cycle: Stuart Park to Thirroul

Leader: David Currie    View Leaders List

This leisurely, friendly cycle that is almost entirely along the coastal bike track with just a few quiet suburban streets. Cyclists who haven’t ridden for a while or intending members who may want to experience a Rambler activity and meet some members are most welcome to come along. There is an optional extra 4 kms to Thirroul Beach and always a coffee and chat on the return journey at Bulli Beach Café.

Distance: 28 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 1 Leisurely
Meet at: Stuart Park Car Park Time: 8:30 am

Tue 27 Aug, 2019   Cycle: Booderee Circuit

Leader: Stuart Almond    View Leaders List

A circuit of Booderee National Park. Riding on sealed and gravel roads within the park, fire trail, and walking track with some sand  Long uphill ride to finish. Fantastic views. Hybrid or Mountain bike required. Bring morning tea and a lunch snack.

Distance: 30 Km    Duration: 4 Hr    Grade: 3 Moderate
Registration Essential

Wed 28 Aug, 2019   Walk: Kanahooka to Tallawarra

Leader: Peter Doughty    View Leaders List

Level walk beside Lake Illawarra. Spectacular views.

Distance: 12 Km    Duration: 4 Hr    Grade: 3 Moderate
Registration Essential

Thu 29 Aug, 2019   Paddle: Lake Illawarra

Morning paddle on Lake Illawarra. Paddle is weather dependent so starting point may change. Contact leader to ascertain if paddle will go ahead.

Distance: 10 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Meet at: Oak Flats Skiway Park. Time: 8.30 am on water

Sat 31 Aug, 2019   Walk: Historical Mount Kembla Circuit.

Leader: Jennifer Meharg    View Leaders List

Walk to various sites including Miners Memorial Pathway, Old Kembla Mine site, Windy Gully, Ring Track and Mount Kembla Village. One steep off track section. Rain forest and Coastal views.

Distance: 15 Km    Duration: 5 Hr    Grade: 3 Moderate
Registration Essential

Sun 01 Sep, 2019   Trip Away: Echuca to Murrabit via Gunbower Creek (Start and Finish in the Murray river)

Leader: Gerry O'Leary    View Leaders List

Paddle along the Murray River starting at Echuca finishing at Murrabit via Gunbower Creek. Total distance 250k Camping out of Kayaks approx 8 day paddle. All types of Sea kayaks canoes suitable no fast water . Total paddle distance per day 35k. Detailed Itinerary and Maps send after Recon.

Distance: 250 Km    Duration: 8-12 days Hr    Grade: 3 Leisurely
Registration Essential

Mon 02 Sep, 2019   Cycle: Oak Flats Skiway Park to Shellharbour

Cycle from Oak Flats Skiway Park to Shellharbour and return to Boonerah Point for Coffee.

Distance: 25 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Meet at: Oak Flats SKiway Park Time: 8.30 am

Tue 03 Sep, 2019   Cycle: Lake Illawarra to Minnamurra

Leader: Phil Prentice    View Leaders List

Via Shell Cove. Ocean and escarpment views. Coffee at Minnamurra

Distance: 30 Km    Duration: 3.5 Hr    Grade: 3 Moderate
Meet at: Kiosk at Reddall Reserve Time: 8.30

Wed 11 Sep, 2019   Walk: Zoo to Neutral Bay plus May Gibbs House

Leader: Ros Tierney    View Leaders List

Ferry to the Zoo, then walk via Mosman Bay and Cremorne Point to Neutral Bay for return ferry to the Quay. May Gibbs House (Nutcote) is only 5 mins walk from the Kurraba Point ferry so we can visit the gardens and teashop for an entrance fee of  $8 (concession).  Full day out Opal card required.

Distance: 8 Km    Duration: 4 Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Registration Essential

Sun 15 Sep, 2019   Walk: Royal NP West to East

Leader: Graham Burgess    View Leaders List

West to east traverse of the Royal starting at Loftus and finishing at Bundeena Ferry Terminal for the return trip by ferry and train. Joint walk with NPA. Limits apply. Phone before 8:30pm, SMS or e-mail.

Distance: 16 Km    Duration: 5 Hr    Grade: 4 Moderate
Registration Essential

Tue 17 Sep, 2019   Cycle: Dunmore to Jamberoo – New Ride!

Cycle from Dunmore to Minnamurra headlands and onto Jamberoo via Kiama Downs. Mainly cycle paths, but some on road, including Jamberoo Road.  Coffee at Jamberoo.

Distance: 35 Km    Duration: 4 Hr    Grade: 3 Moderate
Meet at: Dunmore Station. Time: 8.30 am

Sat 21 Sep, 2019   Walk: Mt Carrialoo Ascent to Multiple Viewing Spots via McPhails fire trail

Leader: Edward Popham    View Leaders List

Very steep climb up McPhails fire trail to steep scramble up a ridge to the top.  Walk around the top to lookouts in the West and North East. Descend steeply on the North East corner. Mostly all on track these days.  Any off track sections easy.

Distance: 6 Km    Duration: 6 Hr    Grade: 4
Registration Essential

Tue 24 Sep, 2019   Cycle: Dunmore to Kiama

Leader: Phil Prentice    View Leaders List

A short but sharp cycle. Lovely views from Minnamurra Headland. Coffee in Kiama.

Distance: 20 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 3 Moderate
Meet at: Dunmore Railway Station (retired) Time: 8.30

Tue 01 Oct, 2019   Cycle: Liverpool to Wolli Creek via Parramatta

Leader: John Groom    View Leaders List

Lots of places you’ve never been to in just one day.  Almost totally flat, almost totally bike track, some bike route. See Cabramatta, thriving Parramatta, the Parramatta River, Homebush and much more. Train from Macarthur to Liverpool to start the ride and Wolli Creek back to Macarthur to return.

Distance: 55 Km    Duration: 6 Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Registration Essential

Mon 07 Oct, 2019   Cycle: Oak Flats Skiway Park to Shellharbour

Cycle from Oak Flats Skiway Park to Shellharbour and return to Boonerah Point for Coffee.

Distance: 25 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 2 Moderate
Registration Essential

Tue 08 Oct, 2019   Cycle: Bowral to Moss Vale

Leader: Penny Howes    View Leaders List

Bowral in Spring!  It’s a lovely time of the year to be visiting the Southern Highlands.  We cycle through old Bowral, the eastern suburbs and Burradoo – then along the Wingercarribee River to Moss Vale for coffee.  Mainly cycle paths, some hills, a few busy road crossings.   Bring a bike lock/chain.  Optional BYO lunch to enjoy in the park at the end of the ride.

Distance: 36 Km    Duration: 4 Hr    Grade: 2 Moderate
Meet at: Bowral Swimming Baths car park Time: 9.00 am

Wed 09 Oct, 2019   Walk: The Goods Line and Barangaroo plus Chinese Gardens

Leader: Ros Tierney    View Leaders List

Train to Central.  Walk the Goods Line past Dr Chau Chak Wing Building.  Visit Chinese Gardens in Darling Harbour ($4.50 senior or $3 pensioner).  Walk through Cockle Bay and Barangaroo to Circular Quay for return train home.

Distance: 8 Km    Duration: 4 Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Registration Essential

Fri 11 Oct, 2019   Trip Away: Camping/caravanning Yorke and Eyre Peninsulas SA

Leader: Noelene Bearns    View Leaders List

Variety of walks, bike rides and possibly kayaking.  See national parks, spectacular coastline, birds, plants, fascinating geology and historic sites..  Group activity from 11 Oct (Port Wakefield, SA) to 4 Nov (Port Augusta). Individual, or can car pool, travel to and from South Australia.

This trip is now full.. Please contact the leader if you would like your name to be put on the wait list.

Distance: Km    Duration: Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Registration Essential

Sat 12 Oct, 2019   Meeting: Illawarra Ramblers Club AGM

Leader: Phil Prentice    View Leaders List

Come for morning tea followed by the AGM, then a bush walk followed by a barbecue lunch.  All members are invited to attend.  See the Rhododendron Gardens in full bloom!

Distance: Km    Duration: 4 Hr    Grade: 1 Leisurely
Meet at: Rhododendron Gardens, Parrish Avenue, Mount Pleasant Time: 10.00 am

Sun 13 Oct, 2019   Trip Away: Wallaga Lake

Leader: Jack Gal/Gerry O'Leary    View Leaders List

Wallaga Lake (2-3 paddles), Narooma/Wagonga Inlet, Bermagui River, Wapengo Lake or Brogo Dam.  All paddles are leisurely to moderate. Paddle days are Monday 14/10/19 to Saturday 19/10/19, a rest day is included.  Sunday 20/10/19 is travel home day.  Book your own accommodation at Ocean Lake Caravan Park – Phone: 02 649 34055.

More info at a later date.

Distance: Each day 10-15 Km    Duration: Each day 5 Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Registration Essential

Sat 26 Oct, 2019   Walk: Carrington Falls circuit via Missingham Pass and Kangaroo River to the Steps.

Leader: Edward Popham    View Leaders List

Description below sounds a bit horrendous but it is quite a easy scramble overall. Walk across the River at the top of the falls and to Izzards lookout and Stevos pass.  Maybe some wild Waratah in flower this time of year. Some mild off track and rough sections.  Depending on weather the river could become impassible but I doubt it. Descend parts of Missingham Pass and scramble down to the Kangaroo river at the junction of Dtharowal Creek. Ascend the other side of the gorge and Missingham Steps to the northern top.  Mild rock climbing. Various lookouts on the northern side.  View the sign which paraphrases “Abandon hope all ye who enter here” (after you did it!)

Distance: 8 Km    Duration: 5 Hr    Grade: 4 Leisurely
Registration Essential

Tue 29 Oct, 2019   Cycle: Ski Park to Shellharbour over Stony Ridge

Leader: Phil Prentice    View Leaders List

Cycle up pathway past Shellharbour Hospital then through Blackbutt Forest to Shellharbour Village for Coffee. Return via Warilla beach.

Distance: 25 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 3 Moderate
Meet at: Ski Park, Oak Flats Time: 8.30

Wed 30 Oct, 2019   Walk: Wedderburn: Exploring the Western Dharawal

Leader: John Groom    View Leaders List

3 short walks. O’Hares Creek Lookout (Grade 2), Minerva Lookout and Pool (Grade 3) Jingga Pool (Grade 3+). Something for everyone. Choose, 1 or 2 or the lot. Minerva Pool is magnificent but swimming is restricted to ladies only. Jingga is open to all swimmers. This section of the park provides trailside rest chairs but only 1 toilet. May be late spring wildflowers. Morning tea and lunch in the park. Coffee at Appin after. Limit 16.

Distance: 9 Km    Duration: 4.5 Hr    Grade: 3 Leisurely
Registration Essential
Limit: 16

Mon 04 Nov, 2019   Cycle: Oak Flats Skiway Park to Shellharbour

Cycle from Oak Flats Skiway Park to Shellharbour and return to Boonerah Point for coffee.

Distance: 25 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Meet at: Oak Flats SKiway Park. Time: 8.30 am

Sun 10 Nov, 2019   Trip Away: Cycle trails Narooma and Moruya

Leader: Jill Hawkes    View Leaders List

Four days of cycling on off road paths and quiet roads

Distance: 30 Km    Duration: 3 Hr    Grade: 2 Leisurely
Registration Essential

Sat 23 Nov, 2019   Walk: Carrington Falls top to bottom and out via Missingham Steps

Leader: Edward Popham    View Leaders List

Kangaroo River at the top of the falls. Izzards lookout then steep scramble down into the gorge.  May require a rope assisted scramble of 3m.  Slight detour due to belay tree having become deceased. Gorge could be a bit wet depending on conditions but last time I managed to keep my feet dry.  Visit the deep black ominous looking pool at the bottom – you do not have to swim.  The English all hope abandon, ye who enter here comes from an 1814 translation of Divine Comedy.  A bit of off track to find Missingham steps on the north side of the gorge.  Missingham steps requires a bit of mild rock climbing.

Distance: 8 Km    Duration: 6 Hr    Grade: 4 Leisurely
Registration Essential

Sun 24 Nov, 2019   Walk: Gerringong Circuit

Leader: Graham Burgess    View Leaders List

A circuit walk exploring the beaches, headlands and rock platforms around Gerringong. Joint walk with NPA. Limits apply. Ring before 8:30pm, SMS or e-mail.

Distance: 10 Km    Duration: 4 Hr    Grade: 3 Moderate
Registration Essential

Tue 26 Nov, 2019   Cycle: Around the Lake

Leader: Phil Prentice    View Leaders List

Cycle on shared pathway past Kembla Grange then coffee at Woolshed. Cycle to viewpoint from spit at Tallawarra. Maybe split into two groups – one faster, one slower.

Distance: 42 Km    Duration: 4 Hr    Grade: 3 Moderate
Meet at: Fish & Chips carpark, Berkeley Harbour Time: 8.30

Sun 08 Dec, 2019   Walk: Illawarra Northern Beaches

Leader: Graham Burgess    View Leaders List

A walk exploring the Illawarra coast from Coalcliff to Thirroul via Seacliff Bridge, roadside pathways, beaches, headlands and rock platforms. Part of the Great South Coast Walk. Joint activity with NPA.  Limits apply.  Phone before 8:30pm, SMS or e-mail.

Distance: 12 Km    Duration: 4 Hr    Grade: 3 Moderate
Registration Essential

Sun 19 Jan, 2020   Walk: Gerroa & Seven Mile Beach NP

Leader: Graham Burgess    View Leaders List

A great easy summer time, low tide, walk exploring rock platform, beach and bush. Joint activity with NPA. Limits apply. Phone before 8:30pm, SMS or e-mail.

Distance: 13 Km    Duration: 4 Hr    Grade: 3 Moderate
Registration Essential

Thu 18 Jun, 2020   Trip Away: Kimberley Tour day walks

Leader: Jim Cowling    View Leaders List

Trip from Kununarra to Broome supported by Kimberley Walking Tours.  18-30 June 2020.  Camping, day walking, swimming, sight seeing.  If you want to see some of the Kimberleys without exhausting yourself or your finances, this is your chance.  Limited numbers – trip will fill up long before Christmas.  To see brochure click here.  If you need any further information contact Jim Cowling.

 

 

Distance: 1 to 10kms per day Km    Duration: 13 days Hr    Grade: 3 Leisurely
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