Author Archives: committee-members

Paradise Falls and Wabonga Track : April 13

Name of walk – Mc Millan Track walk Date – Sat 14th April, 2019 No. of participants – 15 Leader – Bob Shaw Location of starting point – Paradise Falls, King Valley Distance planned for the walk – 14.5 KM Weather – fine, mild and slightly cloudy, no wind Description of walk – 10.30am start…

Falls Creek Weekend of Walks

Falls Creek Weekend, Feb 1, 2 and 3 2019 Thirty four members participated and most were accommodated at the Myrtleford Ski Lodge in Falls Creek. Sat Feb 2 The theme of the weekend was “The Huts of the Bogong High Plains.” Four walks were offered – Easy –– 7km return.  Watchbed Creek to Johnson’s Hut…

Lake William Hovell Circumference

Lake William Hovell Walk 2.6.2018 Thirteen walkers left Wangaratta at 8.00am as we knew that the walk would use up most of our daylight. We parked at the exit from the Long Spur Track which is 2 km north of the dam wall Lake William Hovell. We left a car here and then ferried people…

Mt Emu Discovery walk 17.12.2017

Trappers Gap to Mt Emu to Coral Bank, Kiewa Valley Walk on 16.12 2017 1. Seven walkers participated. This was a discovery walk as the leader had only evaluated and walked this area several years ago. 2. Left Wangaratta at 7.00am. Met up with cars at 8.15am at the corner of Kiewa Valley Highway and…

Granite Spur/Eskdale Spur Track to Mt Bogong

Granite Spur/Eskdale Spur Track to Mt Bogong Date – 4.11.2017 Leader – Bob Shaw No. of walkers – 8 (Considering it was a long weekend and the Wang Jazz festival the numbers seemed good) a. DRIVING to THE START OF THE WALK -We met at Wangaratta at 7.00am and drove via Happy Valley to Tawonga…

Nine Mile Track, Mount Buffalo

Nine Mile Track walk (near Rollason’s falls to Ovens Township) Date – 12.8.2017 No. of participants – 21 Leader – Bob Shaw To organise before the walk – 1. Rang Happy Valley Hotel at Ovens so that the club can use their carpark as a finishing point (57 511 628) 2. Organised car shuffle from…

Author Archives: committee-members

Paradise Falls and Wabonga Track : April 13

Name of walk – Mc Millan Track walk Date – Sat 14th April, 2019 No. of participants – 15 Leader – Bob Shaw Location of starting point – Paradise Falls, King Valley Distance planned for the walk – 14.5 KM Weather – fine, mild and slightly cloudy, no wind Description of walk – 10.30am start…

Falls Creek Weekend of Walks

Falls Creek Weekend, Feb 1, 2 and 3 2019 Thirty four members participated and most were accommodated at the Myrtleford Ski Lodge in Falls Creek. Sat Feb 2 The theme of the weekend was “The Huts of the Bogong High Plains.” Four walks were offered – Easy –– 7km return.  Watchbed Creek to Johnson’s Hut…

Lake William Hovell Circumference

Lake William Hovell Walk 2.6.2018 Thirteen walkers left Wangaratta at 8.00am as we knew that the walk would use up most of our daylight. We parked at the exit from the Long Spur Track which is 2 km north of the dam wall Lake William Hovell. We left a car here and then ferried people…

Mt Emu Discovery walk 17.12.2017

Trappers Gap to Mt Emu to Coral Bank, Kiewa Valley Walk on 16.12 2017 1. Seven walkers participated. This was a discovery walk as the leader had only evaluated and walked this area several years ago. 2. Left Wangaratta at 7.00am. Met up with cars at 8.15am at the corner of Kiewa Valley Highway and…

Granite Spur/Eskdale Spur Track to Mt Bogong

Granite Spur/Eskdale Spur Track to Mt Bogong Date – 4.11.2017 Leader – Bob Shaw No. of walkers – 8 (Considering it was a long weekend and the Wang Jazz festival the numbers seemed good) a. DRIVING to THE START OF THE WALK -We met at Wangaratta at 7.00am and drove via Happy Valley to Tawonga…

Nine Mile Track, Mount Buffalo

Nine Mile Track walk (near Rollason’s falls to Ovens Township) Date – 12.8.2017 No. of participants – 21 Leader – Bob Shaw To organise before the walk – 1. Rang Happy Valley Hotel at Ovens so that the club can use their carpark as a finishing point (57 511 628) 2. Organised car shuffle from…