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Chlorinator – Curnows Hut – Raeville

Sat 24 to Sun 25 Aug 2019

Walk name/location
Chlorinator – Curnows Hut – Raeville
Walk grade
End-to-End 11
Description

SATURDAY 24th AUGUST

Skirting the Bundaleer Reservior and passing the aqueduct the trail joins the northern intake channel, travels onto the weir before crossing the permanently flowing Bundaleer Creek.Then embarks on an easy & relaxing walk through grazing land and along the bed of the picturesque Never Never Creek, surrounded by hundreds of grass trees, before joining Bundaleer Gardens Road for a short section in Bundaleer Forest prior to ending near Curnows Huton Springs Road.

SUNDAY 25th AUGUST

A diverse and testing walk through native scrub, Bundaleer pine forest and farmland. The ridgetops and challenging climbs reward walkers with spectacular panoramic views stretching to Pt.Pirie, Crystal Brook, the Bluff and Mt. Remarkable and on a clear day as far as Mt. Brown.

The dinner on Saturday evening will at the Commercial Hotel in Jamestown from 6.30pm.

In an effort to ensure a more timely service of the meal we will pre-order our meals. In the week prior to the walk a menu will sent to everyone for you select a meal.If you could make a selection and advise of your choice I will inform the hotel.

The theme for the weekend will be pyjameytown(with a silent py!). Dress up if you would like.

Start
Saturday 24 August 2019
End
Sunday 25 August 2019
Walk Leaders
Dom Henschke
Marlene Henschke
Helen Morgante
John Babister
Christopher Gower
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Mapsheet
5A
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Northern Guidebook, chapter 1 map 1,
chapter 1 map 2,
chapter 1 map 3,
chapter 1 map 4.

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Event Fees
Event fee
AUD $20.00
(under 18 years of age AUD $2.00)
Golden Boots cards
Accepted
Bus
AUD $40.00

Saturday

Walk Specifics (Saturday)
Start time
8.30am(sharp)
End time
Around 2.00pm
Walking from
The Chlorinator
Walking to
Curnows Hut, Bundaleer Forest
Distance
17klms
Risks (Saturday)
Hazards
Can encounter Bees and swooping Mapgies during the walk.
Requirements
Good quality footwear and clothing, rainjacket, hat, sunscreen, walking poles, morning tea, lunch and plenty of water.
Experience
Trailwalker

Sunday

Walk Specifics (Sunday)
Start time
8.30am(sharp)
End time
2.30-3.00pm
Walking from
Curnows Hut, Bundaleer Forest
Walking to
Raeville
Distance
20klms
Risks (Sunday)
Hazards
Some steep climbs which can be slippery if wet.
Requirements
Good quality footwear and clothing, rainjacket, hat, sunscreen, walking poles, morning tea, lunch and plenty of water.
Experience
Trailstarter

Nearby Campsites and Accommodation Options

This list is generic and is derived from the Walk Selector for this walk section. Your walk leader may be suggesting a different or specific town or accommodation option to be based at.

In This Section

On or within 2km of this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Curnows Hut
  2. Bundaleer Weir ‘walk-in’ site
  3. Flairville on Heysen

Near This Section

More than 2km off of the Heysen Trail section.

  1. Bundaleer Sport & Recreation Grounds

Further Afield

Beyond this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Georgetown
  2. Hiskeys Hut
  3. Crystal Brook
  4. Bowman Hut & ‘walk-in’ site
  5. Spalding
  6. Spalding Hotel
  7. Crystal Brook Caravan Park
  8. Spalding Escape
  9. Georgetown Hotel
  10. Country Bakehouse Accommodation
  11. Spalding Oval