Walks Calendar

Sunday 27th September
Hell's Hole and Whiskey Creek

Mt Jerusalem National Park                                                   

Leader: Peter Moyle

0421 656 498

Grade: 3-4

 

This walk is in the Qld border zone for those from the north not wanting to leave the bubble. The first part of the walk is on fire trails before walking on some off tracks and steep grades - slippery conditions will be encountered. We have combined the 2 regular walks; they are joined by a rough bike track. Good footwear needed. Bring water, lunch and a hat.                                                                                            Meet: 9.00am at the primary school in Uki or if coming from Mullumbimby meet at the Main Arm Store at 9.00am.

Sunday 11th October

38/38 and the Hidden Valley

Whian Whian State Conservation Area

Leader: Peter Moyle

0412 656 498

Grade: 4 - some formed tracks, some off track

T=Meet: 9.00am Rummery Park camp area near Minyon Falls in the Whian Whian State Conservation Area. We were out this way earlier in the year and have decided to return to these beautiful valleys. Beautiful rainforest and hopefully water falls as well as lovely views from the escarpment. There will be some scrambling over rocks and some steep climbs up and down, suitable for experienced walkers only if in doubt ring Peter for advice.

 

Bring water, lunch and a hat.

23 - 25th October

Black Rocks Campground, Bundjalung National Park

Leader: Megan Myers

0415 063 302

Grade: 2 - 3

Camp for a night or two and day walkers are welcome on both the Saturday and Sunday. Visitors welcome - $10 to help cover insurance. Day walks will start at 8.30am. This is a lovely coastal camp area under trees just south of Evans Head. Jerusalem Creek runs from here to the ocean so some will canoe and Kayak while there is a nice walk besides the creek and Ocean walks as well. We will be booking some sites at the northern end and ring Megan if you want to share or book your own.
National Park vehicle pass required $8 a day or buy an annual one. Camping $12 per person per night.

Sunday 15th November
Simpsons Creek on the Brunswick River
                                             

Leader: Sue Maclin

0402 220 973

Grade 2: Paddle

 

Meet:  on the town side of the Bowling Club at 8.30am.

The tides are perfect for another paddle on the Brunswick River. Sue and Steve will escort you on this lovely paddle to Tyagarah and back, easy going as there planning sees us using the tides both ways. bring your Kayak, canoe or stand up board, we have a couple of spares so get in and reserve yours. Bring water, lunch, sunscreen and hat

27th - 30th November

Woody Head National Park Campground near Iluka                                                

Leader: Peter Moyle

0421 656 498

Grade: 2-3

 

Meet at Woody Head. The club have booked a couple of sites for the 3 nights, Fri,Sat,Sun. Come for 1, 2 or 3 days/nights if you want to share get in early to reserve a spot or book your own site. Confirm your attendance with Peter, the group site is not available due to COVID. Ideal for a weekend away and a great way to finish this years walks.  Bring your camping gear, firewood supplied. Bring your kayak/canoe as we are planning a trip on the Esk River a short drive away. If interested in the paddle and do not have watercraft let Peter know and he may be able to assist. 
Cost: Camping $17 per person per night. Full shower/toilet facilities. Annual NP pass or $8 per day for vehicle.

Sunday 6 December is our AGM and social get together

President Peter and Anne’s home 37 Booyun Street Brunswick Heads.

Notice is given 2020 Annual General Meeting of the Nimbin Bushwalkers will be held at 11.00am at 37 Booyun Street Brunswick Heads. This will be followed by lunch, plenty of options bring a plate to share, bring your own special diet. The host’s new BBQ will be available if you want to cook something up. Members to also supply their own refreshments. A great way to finish the year and a good opportunity to supply input into 2021 activities.

Contact:

Megan Myer  0415 063 302   or    
Peter Moyle 0412 656 498

Email:

nimbinbushwalkers@gmail.com

Nimbin Bushwalkers Inc is a member of Bushwalking NSW