Date: Sunday 15th October 2017
Leader(s): Elly Rands and Joby Mitchell Report by: Joby Photos by: Hans Staub
The Clubs last visit to Blackman’s Crown was back in July 2013. So with new members and interested persons alike Joby thought we should re-visit this area. As we all drive past this magnificent rock formation … Read the rest
Venue: Presbyterian Church Meeting Room, 105 Mortimer Street, Mudgee
Wednesday 13 September 2017, 7.30pm
(Dinner at the Court house hotel prior to meeting if you wish, Wed, Sep 13, 2017, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM, 111 Market Street Mudgee) PLEASE NOTE: Please park in the street as usual usual car park area fenced off. Walk … Read the rest
Arrived in Coonabarabran with the wind howling and the trees swaying. After checking in to the caravan park, it didn’t take long for us to find the other member for the stars night viewing tour. As we had a few hours to kill, a brisk walk with hat and scarf was the perfect solution. The … Read the rest
Date: Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th August 2017
Where to: The Pilliga near Coonabarabran – one of the iconic landscapes of the Australian inland.
Saturday 19th August
Arrive Coonabarabran and check in to the John Oxley Caravan Park. Early dinner. 7.00pm one and a half hour night viewing tour at the Warrumbungle Observatory. See … Read the rest
Report by Ivy Higgs
Thanks to Hans Staub for providing the photos.
Nineteen walkers set out from Redbank Reserve carpark in perfect weather for a fairly challenging 8km walk to boundary gate & back. The going was steep & slippery in places & those that had walking poles found them useful. We stopped at waterworks … Read the rest
The population of Newnes on the 18th June 2017 swelled to about a thousand or 1018 including the Mudgee bush walkers. Yes, we had unwittingly chosen the one weekend of the year when the Glow Worm Tunnel marathon was in full flight, to visit the fascinating ruins of the hundred year old, abandoned Commonwealth Oil … Read the rest
At the AGM on wednesday night, 14 June 2017, our long serving secretary, Johanna Mitchell was elected unopposed as the new president of Mudgee Bushwalking and Bike Riding Inc.
Joby as we usually known her, has made significant contributions to the club for over 20 years, in administering the club business, events, insurance and various … Read the rest