Monthly Archives: March 2019

Thursday, 21st March. Ovens River, North of Killawarra.

Nine people ambled around this popular walk of about 8 kms, very close to Wangaratta.  After driving into the Warby Ovens National Park, we parked at an intersection just in from Frost’s Crossing.  In fine but rapidly warming conditions, we followed the unmade road down to the Ovens and walked beside the river, occasionally visiting…

Membership Fees; now due

Attention Club Members, and Potential club members. As from the recent Annual General Meeting on 16.3.2019, our Annual Membership Fee is now due. Annual Membership Fees are as follows – Single $35 Family $65 Associates $10* Life members receiving newsletter $10 Preferred means of Payment – Could each person deposit their membership payment directly into…

AGM : Monday, March 18

Our AGM was held at the Wangaratta Club on the 18th of March, and included a talk from Mike Grant (secretary Bushwalking Victoria) During the official part of the meeting, Glenda Hall “hand balled” the president’s “crown/bush hat” to Cecily Fletcher, after five very successful years at the helm. The incredibly hard working Adrian and…

Hotham to Falls Creek : March 16

Under the leadership of the rugged Bob Shaw, 22 super energetic members headed off from the Mt Loch car park early on a cool mountain morning (6 degrees with some wind), having left Wangaratta at 6.30am on a bus driven by selfless club member John Gullock. The hard walk of a very undulating 23kms, was…

Annual General Meeting : March 18, 2019

REMINDER Monday 18th March, 2019 – from 6.00pm Annual Dinner and AGM Wangaratta Club, Victoria St; Wangaratta Please book in by Friday March15th RSVP Judy 57 662 773 Mobile 0408 475 235 Email bshaw@westnet.com.au Members, Family and friends most welcome. Following the Dinner (ordered from Menu board), and a brief AGM (starting at 7.30pm) –…

STRATHBOGIE SURPRISE #2 : March 2

On Saturday March 2, despite the heat, twelve spirited walkers took on my Strathbogies Surprise #2. Which leads one to ask themselves – whenever is a movie sequel as good as the original? How many music artists have had an amazing debut album and then bombed with album number two? Would the same be said…

Monthly Archives: March 2019

Thursday, 21st March. Ovens River, North of Killawarra.

Nine people ambled around this popular walk of about 8 kms, very close to Wangaratta.  After driving into the Warby Ovens National Park, we parked at an intersection just in from Frost’s Crossing.  In fine but rapidly warming conditions, we followed the unmade road down to the Ovens and walked beside the river, occasionally visiting…

Membership Fees; now due

Attention Club Members, and Potential club members. As from the recent Annual General Meeting on 16.3.2019, our Annual Membership Fee is now due. Annual Membership Fees are as follows – Single $35 Family $65 Associates $10* Life members receiving newsletter $10 Preferred means of Payment – Could each person deposit their membership payment directly into…

AGM : Monday, March 18

Our AGM was held at the Wangaratta Club on the 18th of March, and included a talk from Mike Grant (secretary Bushwalking Victoria) During the official part of the meeting, Glenda Hall “hand balled” the president’s “crown/bush hat” to Cecily Fletcher, after five very successful years at the helm. The incredibly hard working Adrian and…

Hotham to Falls Creek : March 16

Under the leadership of the rugged Bob Shaw, 22 super energetic members headed off from the Mt Loch car park early on a cool mountain morning (6 degrees with some wind), having left Wangaratta at 6.30am on a bus driven by selfless club member John Gullock. The hard walk of a very undulating 23kms, was…

Annual General Meeting : March 18, 2019

REMINDER Monday 18th March, 2019 – from 6.00pm Annual Dinner and AGM Wangaratta Club, Victoria St; Wangaratta Please book in by Friday March15th RSVP Judy 57 662 773 Mobile 0408 475 235 Email bshaw@westnet.com.au Members, Family and friends most welcome. Following the Dinner (ordered from Menu board), and a brief AGM (starting at 7.30pm) –…

STRATHBOGIE SURPRISE #2 : March 2

On Saturday March 2, despite the heat, twelve spirited walkers took on my Strathbogies Surprise #2. Which leads one to ask themselves – whenever is a movie sequel as good as the original? How many music artists have had an amazing debut album and then bombed with album number two? Would the same be said…