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

Talbingo Week Away. Saturday, 22nd April to Saturday, 29th April.

36 club members (might be a record?) are up in Talbingo this week, having great time on the annual week away trip. On the first day for walking, the group had an orientation time, just venturing close to home base. In the morning, the Mill Creek Fall Track of about 8kms was covered. In the…

Howmans Gap – base camp : March 10-13

This was a three day Benalla/Wangaratta event, with a base camp at the Howmans Gap Hostel, just down the slope from Falls Creek Ski Village. I had decided the first day’s walk would be a circuit taking in an old tramway that I knew existed behind Lake Bogong and Clover Dam. It was built to…

Lake Benalla and Winton Wetlands, April 17

Lake Benalla holds water from the Broken River, a major tributary of the Goulburn River, and is the centrepiece of Benalla’s parklands. We had 16 participants on Monday’s walk around the Lake, including two from Kyabram and one from Malaysia. We did a loop walk around the Lake, stopping to check out the fish ladder,…

Mount Bogong, April 7

Mount Bogong is Victoria’s highest peak (1986m) and the walk described here starts at the local (Mount Beauty) gateway to the Alpine National Park, at the Mountain Creek Picnic/Camping Area. After a cool start to a warm autumn day, with a little smoke haze from the burning off, ten members started the walk to Mount…