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Walks Calendar

WALKS CALENDAR   from 2017

The program of Day Walks is arranged for periods covering four months at a time. The previous and current year calendars are shown below.

A copy of the draft program for the next few months is available for Members under "Infomation for Members"  in the "Members Only" section.

Note that the calendar is subject to change and you are advised to consult the current issue of Walk Talk for up to date information.

The following is the forward plan as of the date shown above and is subject to change. The latest information is to be found in the monthly newsletter Walk Talk, which has the contact numbers of the walks leaders, who must be contacted prior to the walk by intending participants. Good walking!

Alex Stirkul   Walks Coordinator


Scroll down to see 2018 walks and Base Camps



Sun 8 DW Lilydale Lake 11km M-3-3 Elvie McInerney

Sat 12 DW Birdsland Lysterfield 12km M-4-2 Wayne Rice

Sun 15 DW Merricks beach walk 14.5km M-3-3 Jan Falconer

Sat 21 DW Anakie Gorge 12km M-4-5 Arthur Koo

Wed 25 DW Lake Mountain ? ? Ros Huggins

Sat 28 DW Darebin Creek 12km M-2-2 Diana Bell

Sun 29 DW ??  Ian Barr


Sun 5 DW Brimbank Park 15.4km L-2-2 Ann Wetherall

Sat 11 DW Bulleen Billabong 10km M-1-1  Kevin Wilson

Sun 12 DW Mount Lofty ?km M-3-3 Jan Falconer

 Sat 18 DW Toolangi S-1-1 Elvie McInerney

Sun 19 DW Ruffey Creek M-3-2 Diana Bell

Wed 22 DW Warrandyte M-2-2 Ros Huggins

Sat 25 DW Lerderderg Gorge M-5-7 Arthur Koo


Wed 1 DW Mt Donna Buang M-3-2 Ros Huggins

Sat 4 DW Mt Macedon M-4-4 Ann Wetherall

Sun 5 DW Churchill Park M-4-3 Dianna Bell

Sun 12 DW Weribee Gorge M-5-5 Ian Barr

Sat 18 DW Mandurang L-2-2 Arthur Koo

Sun 19 DW O'Shannassy Weir M-4-2 Elvie McInerney

Wed 22 DW Dandenong NP M-3-3 Ann Van Loon

Sat 25 DW Westerfolds M-3-3 Bruce Ford

Sun 26 DW Cockatoo M-3-3 Wayne Rice


Sat 1

Sun 2 DW Lerderderg Gorge M-8-7 Alex Stirkul

Sat 8 DW Bunyip SP Track clearing S-4-4 Liz Robinson

Wed 12 DW Sherbrooke Forest S-4-2

Sat 15 DW Active April Cootamundra M-1-1 Elvie McInerney

Sat 22 DW Golden Gullies M-4-4 Arthur Koo

Sun 23 DW Presidents Walk Jan Falconer

Thur 27 Ruffey Lake Elvie McInerney

Sat 29 DW Kirth Kiln M-5-4 Liz Robinson

Sun 30 Dw Mount Charlie M-4-4 Alex Stirkul


Wed 3 DW Wandin M-2-2 Jenny Keamy

Sat 6 DW Bunyip SP L-5-3 Anne Van Loon

Sun 7 Oxfam  Tom Tierney

Wed 10 DW ? Jan Falconer

Sat 13 Boneseed Removal Arthurs Seat Liz Robinson

Sun 14 DW Warramate Hills M-5-5 Ian Barr

Sat 20 DW Mount Ida M - 5-5 Arthur Koo

Sun 21 DW Wandin S-3-2 Elvie McInerney

 Sat 27 DW Lake Mountain L-6-6 Jack de Bruijne

 Sun 28 DW Dandenongs M-5-3 Wayne Rice

Wed 31 DW Cardinia Dam M-4-4 Ros Huggins


Sat 3 DW Elwood M-3-3 Ann Wetherall

Sun 4 DW Kinglake M-4-3 Jan Falconer

Sat 10 DW Goldfields L-3-5 Liz Robinson

Sat 17 DW Lerderderg Gorge M-7-7 Arthur Koo

 Sun 18 DW Gardiners Creek S-2-1 Elvie McInerney

Sat 24 DW Bunyip Forest M-4-4 Mary Zeekan

Sun 25 DW Cathedral Range M-6-8 Arthur Koo

Wed 28 DW Macedon M-4-4 Ros Huggins


Sat 1 DW Myrtle Gully M-5-3 Ivan Strudwick

Sat 8 DW La La Falls M-4-3 Wayne Rice

Sun 9 DW Springfield M-3-3 Elvie McInerney

Wed 12 DW E. Brunswick S-1-1 Jenny Keamy

Sun 16 DW Fingal Beach M-3-4 Liz Robinson

Sat 22 DW Brisbane Ranges M-5-5 Richard Wilson

Sun 23 DW Warrandyte L-6-6 Jack de Bruijne

Sat 29 DW Paul Range M-6-4 Anne Van Loon

Sun 30 DW Yarra Trail M-4-3 Marianne Gardner


Sat 5 DW Kurth Kiln M-5-4 Liz Robinson

Sun 6 DW Blackwood M-4-4 Diana Bell

Wed 9 DW Mullum Mullum Creek S-1-1 Ros Huggins

Sat 12 DW Brisbane Ranges M-5-4

Sun 13 DW Gardiners Creek M-4-3

Sat 19 DW Toolangi M-4-4 Anne Van Loon

Sun 20 DW Kinglake M-5-4 Elvie McInerney

Sat 26 DW Yarra Bend Ann Wetherall

Sun 27 DW Kinglake M-4-4 Liz Robinson

Wed 30 DW Flowerdale  Ros Huggins


Sat 2 DW O'Shannessey Aqueduct M-4-2 Elvie McInerney

Sun 3 DW Long Forest M-4-5 Mary Zekan

Sat 9 DW Olinda M-5-4 Arthur Koo

Wed 13 DW Bunyip State Park M-4-4 Ros Huggins

Sat 16 DW Cape Woolamai M-2-2 Elvie McInerney

Sun 17 DW Sailors Creek M-5-4 Wayne Rice

Wed 20 DW Westerfolds M-2-2 Ros Huggins

Sat 23 DW Plenty Gorge M-2-2 Lyverne Newson

Sun 24 DW Bungal Forest M-5-5 Liz Robinson

Wed 27 DW Cranbourne Gardens S-2-2 Jenny Keamy

Sat 30 DW Christmas Hills M-4-4 Anne Van Loon


Sun 1 DW Yarra Flats M-1-2 Claire Harris

Sat 2 DW O'Shannessey Aquaduct M-4-2 Elvie McInerney

Sat 7 Off track Navigation You Yangs Andrew Robinson

Sun 8 DW Long Forest M-4-5 Mary Zekan

Wed 11 HDW Park Orchards S-1-1 Jan Falconer

Sat 14 DW The Basin L-6-4 Wayne Rice

 Sun 15 DW Lerderderg Gorge S-7-6 Alex Stirkul

Wed 18 DW Footscray - Docklands S-2-2 Bill Kerr

Sun 22 DW Werribee Gorge M-5-4 Arthur Koo

Sun 29 DW Kinglake NP - Everard Track M-4-3 Jan Falconer

Fri 27 - Sun 29 DW Federation Walks  Liz Robinson


Sat 4 DW Churchill & Lysterfield Parks M-5-4 Arthur Koo

Tues 7 DW Panton Hill M-4-2 Elvie McInerney

Sat 11 DW Murrindindi L-6-7 Jack de Bruijne

Sun 12 DW Track clearing Bunyip SP  Liz Robinson

Wed 15 DW Warrandyte Pound Bend S-2-2 Jan Falconer

Sat 18 DW Brisbane Ranges Three Creeks M-4-4 Ivan Strudwick

Wed 22 DW Yarra Trail Clifton Hill S-1-2 Jenny Keamy

Sat 25 DW Mount Little Joe M-6-4 Wayne Rice

Sun 26 DW Yarra Flats M-2-2 Claire Harris

Wed 29 DW King Parrot Creek M-4-4 Ros Huggins


Sat 2 DW Mornington Peninsula NP M-4-4 Liz Robinson

Sun 3 Leader Training Ann Van Loon

Sat 9 DW Kinglake NP M-4-2 Elvie McInerney

Sat 16 DW Murrindindi M-4-2 Arthur Koo - Cancelled



Wed 10 DW Docklands  S-2-2 Ros Huggins

Sat 13 DW Birdsland Lysterfield M-4-2 Wayne Rice

Sat 20 DW Sherbrooke Forest M-4-5 Arthur Koo

Wed 24 DW Melbourne outer circle railway M-2-3 Ros Huggins

Wed 31 HDW Mullum Mullum Creek  Jan Falconer


Sat 23 DW Mount Dandenong Circuit M-3-3 Lyverne Newson

Sat 10 DW Tanglefoot Loop M-4-4 Ivan Strudwick - CANCELLED

Wed 14 DW Point Nepean M-4-4 Ros Huggins

Sat 17 DW Mount Worth M-5-4 Ann Van Loon

Sat 24 DW Masons Falls M-4-5 Arthur Koo

Wed 28 HDW Mullum Mullum Creek S-2-2 Jan Falconer


Sun 3 DW Plenty River No1 M-3-3 Bruce Ford

Sun 4 DW Nobbies to Pyramid Rock S-3-3 Alex Stirkul

Sat 10 DW Plenty River No2 S-3-2 Bruce Ford

Sun 11 DW Mornington Peninsula NP M-4-4 Liz Robinson

Wed 14 DW North Warrandyte S-2-3 Jenny Keamy

Sat 17 DW Toolangi M-4-4 Elvie McInerney

SUn 18 DW TBA Claire Harris

Sat 24 DW Wilhelmina Falls Murrindindi M-5-4 Arthur Koo

Sun 25 DW Mt Victoria - Mt Boobyalla M-5-4 Liz Robinson


Summertime ends Sat night

Sun 1 DW Blackwood - Tunnel Circuit M-4-5 Alan Marshall

Mon 2 DW Lilydale  - Mt Evelyn M-3-3 Tom Tierney

Wed 4 DW O'Shannesy aquaduct M-2-3 Ros Huggins

Sat 7 DW Kinglake L-7-8 Jack Bruijne

Sun 8 DW President's Walk - Mullum Mullum Creek E-2-2 Jan Falconer

Sat 14 DW Creswick M-4-3 Anne Van Loon

Sun 15 Navigation course Andrew Robinson

Wed 18 DW Sherbrooke Forest S-4-4 Jenny Keamy

Sat 21 DW Brisbane Ranges - Steiglitz L-5-5 Arthur Koo

 Sat 28 DW Plenty River Trail M-4-3 Bruce Ford

Sun 29 DW Tipperary Springs L-3-4 Lyverne Newson


Sat 5 Boneseed weeding Arthurs Seat   Val Margulis

Sat 12 DW Bushranger Bay M-4-4 Pam Snelling

Sat 19 DW Mount Ida M-5-5 Arthur Koo

Sun 20 GPS Navigation course Andrew Robinson

Wed 23 DW Darebin trail S-3-3 Karen Sheedy

Sat 26 DW Wilks Creek M-5-5 Liz Robinson

Sun 27 DW George Bass Coastal Trail M-4-5 Ros Huggins


Sat 2 DW Bullarto-Babbington Hill M-4-4 Anne Van Loon

Sat 3 DW Rubicon L-5-5 Jack de Bruijne

Wed 7 HDW St Kilda - City S-1-1 Jrenny Keamy

Sun 10 DW Cockatoo M-4-2 Wayne Rice

Wed 13 DW Ferntree Gulley M-4-3 Ann Van Loon

Sat 16 DW St Andrews L-6-5 Jack de Bruijne

Sun 17 DW Pyrete Range M-5-4 Alan Marshall

Sat 23 DW Mandurang South L-3-3 Arthur Koo

Sun 24  HDW Mullum Mullum Creek S-2-1 Elvie McInerney

Wed 27 DW Lower Plenty - Warringal Park S-3-2 Karen Sheedy

Sat 30 DW Cherokee - Lions Head M-4-3 Lyverne Newson


Sun 1 DW Kurth Kiln RP M-3-3 Jan Falconer

Wed 4 DW Scotchmans Creek Trail M-1-1 Jenny Keamy

Sun 8 DW Brisbane Ranges M-3-3 Liz Robinson

Wed 11 DW Trawool Valley M-3-3 Ros Huggins

Sat 14 DW Twin Bridges Daylesford M-5-4 Wayne Rice

Sun 22 DW Brisbane Ranges M-4-5 Arthur Koo

 Wed 25 DW Warrandyte M-1-1 Karen Sheedy

Sat 28 DW Balcome Estuary M-2-3 Liz Robinson

Sun 5 DW Yarra Bend M-2-2 Claire Harris

Wed 8 DW Melbourne Golden Mile M-2-2 Ros Huggins

Sun 12 DW You Yangs S-3-3 Jenny Hume

Sat 18 Dw Sugarloaf Reservoir L-4-3 Karen Sheedy

Sun 19 DW Lerderderg Gorge M-5-6 Arthur Koo


Sat 1 Dw Leanganook M-4-5 Ann van Loon

Sat 8 DW O'Shannessey Circuit M-4-3

Sun 9 DW Powelltown M-3-5 Liz Robinson

Sun 16 DW Mullum Mullum Trail  Wayne Rice

Sat 22 DW Boots Gully M-5-4 Pam Snelling

Sun 23 DW Bunyip SP  M-4-4 Jan Falconer


Sat 6 DW Christmas Hills M-4-4 Karen Sheedy

Sun 7 DW Blackwood M-5-5 Pam Snelling

Wed 10 DW Cranbourne S-2-2 Karen Sheedy

Wed 13 DW Barwon River trail M-1-1 Lexley Wain

Sun 14 Leader Training Alex Stirkul

Sat 20 Federation Walks

Sun 27 DW Brisbane Ranges M-4-5 Arthur Koo


Sat 3 Track Maintenance  Bunyip State Park  Val Margulius

Sun 4 DW Lerderderg Gorge Sardine Creek S-5-5 Alex Stirkul

Tues 6 HDW LaLa Falls Tom Teirney

Wed 14 DW Etham S-1-1 Jenny Keamy

Sun 18 DW Outer circle rail trail M-4-3 Marianne Gardner

 Wed 21 DW Park Orchards S-1-1 Jan Falconer

Sat 24 Men's Health Walks - Lysterfield park

Wed 28 DW St Kilda S-2-2 Ros Huggins


Sun 2 DW Werribee Park S-1-1 Jenny Hume

Wed 5 DW Lilydale Lake S-1-1 Jan Falconer

Sat 8 Dec DW Gardenvale M-1-1 Wayne Rice

Sun 9 DW Eildon Blowhard Circuit L-7-7 Ann Van Loon

Sat 15 DW Olinda M-5-4 Arthur Koo

Sun 16 DW Warrandyte S-4-3 Pam Snelling

Mon 31 NW Blackburn M-1-1 Tom Tierney



Wed 9 DW Blackburn M-1-1 Lexley Wain

Sat 12 DW Lysterfield M-5-4 Wayne Rice

Wed 16 DW Point Cook M-1-1 Jan Falconer

Sat 19 DW Flinders M-3-3 Ros Huggins

Sun 20 DW Bunyip State Park M-5-3 Anne Van Loon

Wed 23 DW Sandringham M-1-1 Claire Harris


Sat 2 DW Little Hampton M-3-3 Jenny Hume

Sun 3 DW Mount Evelyn M-4-4 Ian Barr

Sat 9 DW Redhill M-4-4 Arthur Koo

Sun 10 DW Olinda M-5-4 Lyverne Newsome

Sun 17 DW Pauls Range M-4-3 Jan Falconer

Sat 23 DW Mount Hope M-4-4 Anne Van Loon

Wed 27 DW Woodend S-3-2 Ros Huggins


Base Camps


 Fri 17 - Sun 19 March Highlands Jan Falconer

November  Kangaroo Island

 Wed 27 Dec - Jan 1 Howmans Gap  Ros Huggins



Wed 28 Feb - Sunday 4 March Apollo Bay Susan Peterson

Sun March 18 - 24 Sydney Ann Van Loon

April  West Africa

May 26-27 Wonthaggi Ros Huggins

August 23-26 Echuca

Aug 23 - Aug 26 Echuca Elvie McInerney

Nov 9 - Nov 12 Castlemaine

November Wilson's Prom