Walks Calendar

Sunday 31st January 2021
Brunswick Heads - on the River
                                             

Leader: Steve Johnston

0421 953 814

Contact for info and to register attendance

Grade 2: Paddle

Meet:  on the town side of the Bowling Club at 10:00am.

A paddle on the river, with tides helping both ways so not too strenuous.  Bring your canoe, kayak or paddle board.  The trip will be led by our local knowledgeable guide Steve so come along and enjoy a relaxing day taking in this beautiful area.  Bring good sun protection and the usual lunch and water.

Sunday 14th February 2021

Minyon Falls, Whian Whian State Conservation Area

Leader: Megan Myers

0415 063 302 to register your attendance

Grade: 3-4

Mostly on formed tracks, will be some slippery rocks and tracks particularly after rain, caution needed at drop offs and cliff faces.

Meet at 9:30am at Minyon Falls main carpark/picnic area at the top of the falls - not to be confused with the lookout carpark.

Approximately 11kms, 4 hours return.  This is the best time of the year to see the falls and the beautiful rainforest at the base.  Bring the usual, hat, drinking water, lunch and good bushwalking boots/shoes and a poncho if showery.  Insect protection recommended.

Sunday 28th February 2021

Terania Creek Basin

Nightcap National Park

Leader: Peter Moyle

0412 656 498

Contact for more info and to register your attendance

Grade: 4

Mostly off track there will be some slippery rocks and rough walking particularly after rain.

Meet at 9:00am at the Channon Tavern for car pooling of 9:30am at the picnic area at the end of Terania Creek Road, 15km from the Channon.

We will walk through wild, rugged rainforest, the site of the historic battle to save this precious patch of pristine forest. Plenty of lush rainforest and plenty of water over the falls. This is one of the gems of this World Heritage-listed area.

Bring the usual, hat, drinking water, lunch and good bush walking boots/shoes

Friday 19th March -

Sunday 21st March 2021

Springbrook National Park

behind the Gold Coast

Leader: Peter Moyle

0412 656 498

Contact for more info and to register your attendance, or for camping information

Grade: 3-4

Care is needed at drop offs, can be slippery after rain and some rough tracks.

 

Stunning views, clear running streams, spectacular waterfalls, some easy and some more difficult walking tracks, some steep grades, caution needed at lookouts. We will be staying at The Settlement camping area. Camping fees of $6.75 per person/night. Booking online https://qpws.usedirect.com/qpws/ or phone: 137468  

Bring your camping and walking gear, open fires are not permitted. You may wish to view:      https://parks.des.qld.gov.au/parks/springbrook/about.html#springbrook

Sunday 11th April 2021
Goanna Headland at Evans Head

Leader: Ron Smith

0497 792 789

Contact for more info and to register your attendance

Grade: 2-3

Some rocks to walk and track can be slippery, care needed at drop offs

Meet at 10:00am at Chinaman's Beach Car Park

Two beautiful coastal walks: each year we come here and we never tire of this wonderful spot and a nice coffee after.

A walk to Goanna Headland followed - after lunch at the beach – by a walk through Dirrawong reserve. Each walk about 1.5 hours Bring: water, lunch and a hat

Contact:

Sha East  0421 653 201 or    
Peter Moyle 0412 656 498

Email:

nimbinbushwalkers@gmail.com

Nimbin Bushwalkers Inc is a member of Bushwalking NSW