The Warby Range Bushwalking Club

The Warby Range Bushwalkers Club (WRBC) is based in Wangaratta, North East Victoria.

A fun and friendly way to keep fit, meet new people, and enjoy the beautiful scenery of North East Victoria, and other locations throughout Australia.

The Club is open to anyone and everyone who enjoys fun, fitness and friendship. Our membership ranges from young professionals, to families, and energetic retirees, with walks to suit all ages and capabilities.

WRB News

Black Range and Turquoise Mine, 24th September

This Edi-Cheshunt area was reputed to be the first turquoise mine area in Australia, and turquoise was exported from this location to England and Germany between about 1870 and 1920. So, for this nice adventure, fifteen walkers travelled up the King Valley to Ridge Track, which is in the Black Range area. Following this track,…

Gapsted Hills, 14th September

Despite dark and cloud-wreathed hills (as viewed from the Gapsted cricket ground, where the walk began) and the thundering Stoney Creek beneath our feet, the sky was soon to break into blue. This meant that the six particpants of this walk hardly had a wet foot by the completion of the first 8km. Then it…

Mount Baranduda, 3rd September

Mount Baranduda is an isolated area of high country, located just to the south-east of the Wodonga urban area. Most of this granitic outcrop is now incorporated into the Baranduda Regional Park. After a night of heavy rain, 19 enthusiastic walkers journeyed up Mount Baranduda, ready for the picturesque ridge top walk. The clouds parted…

SOCIAL EVENTS

What’s happening on the Warby Walker’s Social Scene . . . Warby Ranges BBQ Lunch – Sunday Sept 11th What better way to ‘spring into spring’ than with a walk in the Warby’s!! The wildflowers should be putting on a great display at this time of year, and John’s navigation walk is a very novel…