Category Archives: BLOGS

Carbour to Whorouly South : July 19

The road from Carboor to Whorouly South, along Waters Lane, and the Carboor – Whorouly South Road is a gravel road that meanders through lovely bush-land. It then opens up into farmland, with fantastic views towards the Murmungee Basin, and the hills surrounding it. Though the number of walkers (17) forced us (due to the…

Mount Glenrowan : August 1

Because of the restrictions imposed as a result of the pandemic, this walk was split in to two groups; Group A (led by Jeanette and Michael) met at 9.45am, and Group B (led by Chris) met at 10.15am. There were 15 participants in total, and having met at Taminick Gap, the walkers stepped it out…

Update on feral horses in national parks

Feral horses in national parks have been in the news lately. Two court applications by the Australian Brumby Alliance, and cattleman Phil Maguire, were dismissed, clearing the way for Parks Victoria to begin culling horses to prevent further environmental damage to the Bogong High Plains. The enthusiasm for court applications then crossed the border into…

Mount Meg : July 9

This nice little adventure was originally proposed by Adrian as a Pod walk, but eventually morphed into a full club walk. However, regardless of the pedigree, nine happy walkers enjoyed this scenic six kilometre outing on a glorious winter’s day. We met at Rotary Park at 10am, and set off in convoy for Thoona, and…

The meeting of the Pods : June 27

It was an early (9am) start for the Jamsparks Pod on the 27th, and the Pod headed out along Ridge Track, towards Mount Glenrowan. Morning tea was held at Chick Hill (a short detour from Ridge Track), and then the Pod continued to Mount Glenrowan for lunch at Morgan’s Lookout. It was a great day…

Pod walks, June 2020

The 10 member Pod system introduced as a response to the pandemic is working well, and in the past few weeks Pod members have tackled, Reform Hill, and the riverside walk at Myrtleford (10km) White Box Walk (8.5km, Chiltern Mt Pilot NP) Barrys Falls (Eldorado, 16km) Sunrise Track (Warby Ranges, 7km) Here is Michael’s blog…

Category Archives: BLOGS

Carbour to Whorouly South : July 19

The road from Carboor to Whorouly South, along Waters Lane, and the Carboor – Whorouly South Road is a gravel road that meanders through lovely bush-land. It then opens up into farmland, with fantastic views towards the Murmungee Basin, and the hills surrounding it. Though the number of walkers (17) forced us (due to the…

Mount Glenrowan : August 1

Because of the restrictions imposed as a result of the pandemic, this walk was split in to two groups; Group A (led by Jeanette and Michael) met at 9.45am, and Group B (led by Chris) met at 10.15am. There were 15 participants in total, and having met at Taminick Gap, the walkers stepped it out…

Update on feral horses in national parks

Feral horses in national parks have been in the news lately. Two court applications by the Australian Brumby Alliance, and cattleman Phil Maguire, were dismissed, clearing the way for Parks Victoria to begin culling horses to prevent further environmental damage to the Bogong High Plains. The enthusiasm for court applications then crossed the border into…

Mount Meg : July 9

This nice little adventure was originally proposed by Adrian as a Pod walk, but eventually morphed into a full club walk. However, regardless of the pedigree, nine happy walkers enjoyed this scenic six kilometre outing on a glorious winter’s day. We met at Rotary Park at 10am, and set off in convoy for Thoona, and…

The meeting of the Pods : June 27

It was an early (9am) start for the Jamsparks Pod on the 27th, and the Pod headed out along Ridge Track, towards Mount Glenrowan. Morning tea was held at Chick Hill (a short detour from Ridge Track), and then the Pod continued to Mount Glenrowan for lunch at Morgan’s Lookout. It was a great day…

Pod walks, June 2020

The 10 member Pod system introduced as a response to the pandemic is working well, and in the past few weeks Pod members have tackled, Reform Hill, and the riverside walk at Myrtleford (10km) White Box Walk (8.5km, Chiltern Mt Pilot NP) Barrys Falls (Eldorado, 16km) Sunrise Track (Warby Ranges, 7km) Here is Michael’s blog…