Monthly Archives: February 2016

The Razorback – February 13 – 14

This great weekend kicked off with twenty two club members gathering at the Harrietville Caravan Park on the Friday night. Joy was short-lived, however, as we soon learnt that Saturday was to be a day of Total Fire Ban. Traditionally, the club has not walked on such days, so Saturday was spent on informal exploration…

Wagirra Trail, February 10

This was our first ‘interstate’ walk of 2016, and unlike last years event (14/02/2015) we had Albury’s heat, not rain to contend with. Wagirra Trail follows the Murray River,downstream from Norieul Park to Horseshoe Lagoon, providing an excellent riverside venue, with a connection path that links Wagirra with the Wonga Wetlands. After an early morning…

Ovens River, Bright – Cherry and Canyon Trails, January 30

The Ovens River rises north of Mount Hotham, and from its headwaters flows past the towns of Bright, Myrtleford and Wangaratta before joining the Murray River in the backwaters of Lake Mulwala. The River has carved out a scenic gorge alongside the township of Bright, and this was the venue for this nice little adventure….

GPS Training session at Hamilton Park

GPS Training session Wednesday Feb 3, 2016 Sixteen walks were present at the GPS training session at Hamilton Park. A BBQ tea was enjoyed by many, then as from 6.30pm onwards, Chris McLaughlin used the club GPS devices and copies of the Magellan manual to instruct club members. By the end of the 90 or…