"Takes you places"
A selection of our upcoming Activity Program is below.
|Date/s||Activity Type||Name / Location||Grading|
|Thu 24th - Sun 27th Jun||Multi-day Walk||3 day Walk SPECTACULAR 2021 - Southern Flinders Ranges||M M E|
|Sat 3rd - Sun 4th Jul||Multi-day Walk||Caroona Ck Conservation Park||M E E Q|
|Fri 9th - Sun 11th Jul||Multi-day Walk||Dutchman's Stern||S H M|
|Sat 10th - Sun 11th Jul||Multi-day Walk||Mt Crawford Forest||M E E Q|
|Sat 24th - Sun 25th Jul||Multi-day Walk||Christmas in July - Hamilton to Marrabel||M E E Q|
|Sat 24th - Sun 25th Jul||Social||Southern Flinders Ranges||L M E|
|Sun 25th - Fri 30th Jul||Conservation Project||Kangaroo Island|
|Sat 31st Jul - Sun 1st Aug||Multi-day Walk||Telowie Gorge, Southern Flinders||M M H Q|
|Sun 8th - Fri 13th Aug||Multi-day Walk||Flinders Ranges-Ikara National Park||M E M Q|
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This ten day loop walk was based in and around the Parc National des Pyrenees in France and the Parque Nacional de Ordesa y Monte Perdido in Spain. The loop combined sections of the three main trans Pyrenees walking trails: Le Sentier des Pyrenees GR10 (France), La Senda Pirenaica GR11(Spain) and the Pyrenean Haute Route. I used the Cicerone guides for these routes as well as some maps I had acquired through book depository and some web blogs for route ...
Walkers:Jonathon Brice(L), Lee Marling, Ben Campbell, David Carmichael, Carlos Garrido, Michael Close, Nino Fioretti, Roxanne Crook, Tai Lim, Bruce Marquis
Where: Caroona Creek Conservation Park is on the western edge of the Olary Plain and around 6km E of Hallett on the Barrier Highway. Tourilie Gorge is in the northern section of the park. This park was proclaimed on 18 February 2010.
Indigenous history: The Mount Bryan East Area had been occupied by the Aborigines for thousands of years and evidence of this ...
In March 2017, Trevor Jones led Bruce Hood and me (Ben Trainor) on a 14-day walk traversing the Western and Eastern Arthurs, in the wilderness of the Southwest National Park, Tasmania. Soon after discovering overnight hiking in around 2012, I read about the Arthur Range and marvelled at its jagged peaks and alpine lakes. Photographs by famous Tasmanian wilderness photographer Peter Dombrovskis and prominent Sydney Bushwalker Dave Noble inspired me to dream of exploring the range.
In late 2016, Trevor posted on ...
Envenomation First Aid Reviewing The Pressure Immobilisation Technique Garry Tretheway provides here a critical review of the use of compression bandages in the treatment of venomous bites. The opinions expressed are those of Garry. We would welcome some response to the article.
Australian Snake Bites
In Australia there are about 3,000 snake bites per year, resulting in about 500 hospital admissions (Weldon, 2017). Many receive antivenom; on average two per yearwill prove fatal. About half the deaths are due to bites from the brown ...