Monthly Archives: February 2020

Bon Accord Walk Report

On Sunday Feb 16th fifteen of the nicest club members joined my walk in Harrietville.  Today our destination was the Washington Creek junction with the Ovens River East Branch along the Bon Accord Track.  This was a replacement walk for the Mt Dunn and Monolith loop I had planned on Mount Buffalo. I began the…

Lake Moodemere : February 13

Lake Moodemere is part of a cut-off meander of the Murray River, and is a popular area for camping, bird watching and water sports. This nice little (9km) adventure began at Pfeiffer’s Winery, where the 17 participants met up, having driven from Wangaratta, Albury and Rutherglen. Setting off, we crossed over the Sunday Creek bridge,…

Update 2 : Falls Creek weekend : Feb 28, Feb 29, Mar 1

Good News! After speaking with Parks Victoria today we are clear to go ahead with our plans. We are fine to undertake our planned Saturday walk to Weston’s Hut, and although the area for our Sunday walk to Kelly and Fitzgerald Hut is currently closed, there is hope that this will change in the near…

Change of Venue : February 16

The walk on Sunday Feb 16th will require a location change as it is likely that certain roads and tracks, which we need to access for Mt Dunn etc, are closed. So, instead of Mount Dunn, the walk venue will be Washington Creek via Bon Accord Track from Harrietville, 8 km / 3 hours return….

Beechworth Historic Park : Saturday, 1st February

This walk was unfortunately cancelled due to very hot conditions. Beechworth has an average of just over 1000 mm of rain per year, but over in Southland in NZ, the same amount fell in just 48 hours earlier this week, where six of our club members were starting the famous Milford Track! Our adventurous members…

Monthly Archives: February 2020

Bon Accord Walk Report

On Sunday Feb 16th fifteen of the nicest club members joined my walk in Harrietville.  Today our destination was the Washington Creek junction with the Ovens River East Branch along the Bon Accord Track.  This was a replacement walk for the Mt Dunn and Monolith loop I had planned on Mount Buffalo. I began the…

Lake Moodemere : February 13

Lake Moodemere is part of a cut-off meander of the Murray River, and is a popular area for camping, bird watching and water sports. This nice little (9km) adventure began at Pfeiffer’s Winery, where the 17 participants met up, having driven from Wangaratta, Albury and Rutherglen. Setting off, we crossed over the Sunday Creek bridge,…

Update 2 : Falls Creek weekend : Feb 28, Feb 29, Mar 1

Good News! After speaking with Parks Victoria today we are clear to go ahead with our plans. We are fine to undertake our planned Saturday walk to Weston’s Hut, and although the area for our Sunday walk to Kelly and Fitzgerald Hut is currently closed, there is hope that this will change in the near…

Change of Venue : February 16

The walk on Sunday Feb 16th will require a location change as it is likely that certain roads and tracks, which we need to access for Mt Dunn etc, are closed. So, instead of Mount Dunn, the walk venue will be Washington Creek via Bon Accord Track from Harrietville, 8 km / 3 hours return….

Beechworth Historic Park : Saturday, 1st February

This walk was unfortunately cancelled due to very hot conditions. Beechworth has an average of just over 1000 mm of rain per year, but over in Southland in NZ, the same amount fell in just 48 hours earlier this week, where six of our club members were starting the famous Milford Track! Our adventurous members…