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End 2 End Minus 2 Dutchman’s Stern to Murraytown Week 3

Sat 24 Jul 2021 to Sun 1 Aug 2021

Walk name/location
End 2 End Minus 2 Dutchman’s Stern to Murraytown Week 3
Walk grade
End-to-End Minus 2
Description

The third week of our reverse traverse takes us from Dutchman’s Stern, Woolshed Flat and Mount Brown through the Mount Remarkable Conservation Park to Melrose and finally Murraytown.
Accommodation from Saturday 24th July until Wednesday 28th July in Quorn and transferring on the rest day to Melrose, where we stay until bug out on Sunday, 1st August 2021.

Start
Saturday 24 July 2021
End
Sunday 1 August 2021
Walk Leaders
Julian Monfries
Simon Cameron
Dean Mortimer
Peter Solomon
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Walk section along Heysen Trail shown in red:
The rest of the Heysen Trail shown in blue:
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Mapsheet
7A
Guidebook maps
Northern Guidebook, chapter 4 map 2,
chapter 4 map 3.
Meeting Location

Meeting location details will be provided after you have registered for this event.

Details
Information withheld
Event Fees
Event fee
AUD $350.00
(under 18 years of age AUD $350.00)
Meal details

Group meal at the Melrose Institute on the final walk day, cost $35.00, more details to follow.

Meal cost
AUD $35.00

Saturday

Walk Specifics (Saturday)
Start time
0800
End time
1600
Distance
300
Risks (Saturday)
Hazards

COVID-19 measures – you will need to adhere to social distancing at this event:

  1. I declare that if I experience any respiratory symptoms (even if mild) before the walk, I will immediately self-isolate, seek medical advice and cancel my registration for the event.
  2. When attending the walk I will:
    • observe social distancing practices
    • maintain personal hygiene (apply hand sanitiser and protect others if I cough/sneeze)
    • not share drink bottles, eating utensils, other personal items and equipment.
Requirements

COVID-19 measures – you will need to observe social distancing at this event, ensuring no contact between participants.

This includes:

  • maintaining a 1.5 metre minimum distance between participants
  • maintaining a 4m2 minimum area per person
  • bringing and using your own supply of hand sanitiser

Travel Day from Adelaide to Quorn

Experience
Missing the bus.

Sunday

Walk Specifics (Sunday)
Start time
0800
End time
1600
Walking from
Dutchmans Stern
Walking to
Woolshed Flat
Distance
24
Risks (Sunday)
Hazards

COVID-19 measures – you will need to adhere to social distancing at this event:

  1. I declare that if I experience any respiratory symptoms (even if mild) before the walk, I will immediately self-isolate, seek medical advice and cancel my registration for the event.
  2. When attending the walk I will:
    • observe social distancing practices
    • maintain personal hygiene (apply hand sanitiser and protect others if I cough/sneeze)
    • not share drink bottles, eating utensils, other personal items and equipment.
Requirements

COVID-19 measures – you will need to observe social distancing at this event, ensuring no contact between participants.

This includes:

  • maintaining a 1.5 metre minimum distance between participants
  • maintaining a 4m2 minimum area per person
  • bringing and using your own supply of hand sanitiser

Monday

Walk Specifics (Monday)
Start time
0800
End time
1600
Walking from
Woolshed Flat
Walking to
Broadview
Distance
16
Risks (Monday)
Hazards

COVID-19 measures – you will need to adhere to social distancing at this event:

  1. I declare that if I experience any respiratory symptoms (even if mild) before the walk, I will immediately self-isolate, seek medical advice and cancel my registration for the event.
  2. When attending the walk I will:
    • observe social distancing practices
    • maintain personal hygiene (apply hand sanitiser and protect others if I cough/sneeze)
    • not share drink bottles, eating utensils, other personal items and equipment.
Requirements

COVID-19 measures – you will need to observe social distancing at this event, ensuring no contact between participants.

This includes:

  • maintaining a 1.5 metre minimum distance between participants
  • maintaining a 4m2 minimum area per person
  • bringing and using your own supply of hand sanitiser

Tuesday

Walk Specifics (Tuesday)
Start time
0800
End time
1600
Walking from
Broadview
Walking to
Horrocks Pass
Distance
19
Risks (Tuesday)
Hazards

COVID-19 measures – you will need to adhere to social distancing at this event:

  1. I declare that if I experience any respiratory symptoms (even if mild) before the walk, I will immediately self-isolate, seek medical advice and cancel my registration for the event.
  2. When attending the walk I will:
    • observe social distancing practices
    • maintain personal hygiene (apply hand sanitiser and protect others if I cough/sneeze)
    • not share drink bottles, eating utensils, other personal items and equipment.
Requirements

COVID-19 measures – you will need to observe social distancing at this event, ensuring no contact between participants.

This includes:

  • maintaining a 1.5 metre minimum distance between participants
  • maintaining a 4m2 minimum area per person
  • bringing and using your own supply of hand sanitiser

Wednesday

Walk Specifics (Wednesday)
Walking from
Rest day
Risks (Wednesday)
Hazards

COVID-19 measures – you will need to adhere to social distancing at this event:

  1. I declare that if I experience any respiratory symptoms (even if mild) before the walk, I will immediately self-isolate, seek medical advice and cancel my registration for the event.
  2. When attending the walk I will:
    • observe social distancing practices
    • maintain personal hygiene (apply hand sanitiser and protect others if I cough/sneeze)
    • not share drink bottles, eating utensils, other personal items and equipment.
Requirements

COVID-19 measures – you will need to observe social distancing at this event, ensuring no contact between participants.

This includes:

  • maintaining a 1.5 metre minimum distance between participants
  • maintaining a 4m2 minimum area per person
  • bringing and using your own supply of hand sanitiser

Thursday

Walk Specifics (Thursday)
Start time
0800
End time
1600
Walking from
Horrocks Pass
Walking to
Alligator Gorge Road
Distance
15
Risks (Thursday)
Hazards

COVID-19 measures – you will need to adhere to social distancing at this event:

  1. I declare that if I experience any respiratory symptoms (even if mild) before the walk, I will immediately self-isolate, seek medical advice and cancel my registration for the event.
  2. When attending the walk I will:
    • observe social distancing practices
    • maintain personal hygiene (apply hand sanitiser and protect others if I cough/sneeze)
    • not share drink bottles, eating utensils, other personal items and equipment.
Requirements

COVID-19 measures – you will need to observe social distancing at this event, ensuring no contact between participants.

This includes:

  • maintaining a 1.5 metre minimum distance between participants
  • maintaining a 4m2 minimum area per person
  • bringing and using your own supply of hand sanitiser

Friday

Walk Specifics (Friday)
Start time
0800
End time
1600
Walking from
Alligator Gorge Road
Walking to
Melrose
Distance
26
Risks (Friday)
Hazards

COVID-19 measures – you will need to adhere to social distancing at this event:

  1. I declare that if I experience any respiratory symptoms (even if mild) before the walk, I will immediately self-isolate, seek medical advice and cancel my registration for the event.
  2. When attending the walk I will:
    • observe social distancing practices
    • maintain personal hygiene (apply hand sanitiser and protect others if I cough/sneeze)
    • not share drink bottles, eating utensils, other personal items and equipment.
Requirements

COVID-19 measures – you will need to observe social distancing at this event, ensuring no contact between participants.

This includes:

  • maintaining a 1.5 metre minimum distance between participants
  • maintaining a 4m2 minimum area per person
  • bringing and using your own supply of hand sanitiser

Saturday

Walk Specifics (Saturday)
Start time
0800
End time
1500
Walking from
Melrose
Walking to
Murraytown
Distance
17
Risks (Saturday)
Hazards

COVID-19 measures – you will need to adhere to social distancing at this event:

  1. I declare that if I experience any respiratory symptoms (even if mild) before the walk, I will immediately self-isolate, seek medical advice and cancel my registration for the event.
  2. When attending the walk I will:
    • observe social distancing practices
    • maintain personal hygiene (apply hand sanitiser and protect others if I cough/sneeze)
    • not share drink bottles, eating utensils, other personal items and equipment.
Requirements

COVID-19 measures – you will need to observe social distancing at this event, ensuring no contact between participants.

This includes:

  • maintaining a 1.5 metre minimum distance between participants
  • maintaining a 4m2 minimum area per person
  • bringing and using your own supply of hand sanitiser

Sunday

Walk Specifics (Sunday)
Start time
0800
End time
1600
Walking from
Melrose
Walking to
Adelaide
Risks (Sunday)
Hazards

COVID-19 measures – you will need to adhere to social distancing at this event:

  1. I declare that if I experience any respiratory symptoms (even if mild) before the walk, I will immediately self-isolate, seek medical advice and cancel my registration for the event.
  2. When attending the walk I will:
    • observe social distancing practices
    • maintain personal hygiene (apply hand sanitiser and protect others if I cough/sneeze)
    • not share drink bottles, eating utensils, other personal items and equipment.
Requirements

COVID-19 measures – you will need to observe social distancing at this event, ensuring no contact between participants.

This includes:

  • maintaining a 1.5 metre minimum distance between participants
  • maintaining a 4m2 minimum area per person
  • bringing and using your own supply of hand sanitiser
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. Quorn
  2. Waukarie Creek/Mt Brown North ‘walk-in’ site
  3. Stony Creek ‘walk-in’ site
  4. Goat Rock ‘walk-in’ site
  5. Sugargum Dam ‘walk-in’ site
  6. Melrose
  7. Murray Town
  8. The Dutchman Hut
  9. Catninga Shed
  10. Pichi Richi Park
  11. Alligator Lodge
  12. Eyre Depot
  13. The Old Homestead & Shearer’s Quarters
  14. Grays Hut
  15. Murray Town campsite
  16. North Star Inn
  17. Mount Remarkable Hotel Motel
  18. Melrose Caravan and Tourist Park
  19. Melrose Holiday Units
  20. Melrose Place
  21. DD’s B&B and Wozza’s Vault Cafe
  22. Quorn Caravan Park
  23. Quandong Apartments
  24. Quorn Brewers Cottages
  25. Austral Inn Hotel
  26. Transcontinental Hotel
  27. McKinley’s Rest
  28. Endilloe Lodge Bed & Breakfast
  29. Horseshoe Top-End Homestead & Campsites
  30. Wilderness Cabin, Horseshoe Range
  31. A Little Pug Cottage at Melrose
  32. Elizabeth House Backpackers and Hostel
  33. Great Northern Lodge
  34. Savings Bank of South Australia – Old Quorn Branch
  35. Flinders Family Getaway

Near This Section

More than 2km off of the Heysen Trail section.

  1. Wilmington
  2. Longhill ‘walk-in’ site
  3. Broadview homestead
  4. Catninga B&B
  5. Kookaburra Creek Bush Retreat
  6. Beautiful Valley Caravan Park
  7. Stony Creek Bush Camp Caravan Park
  8. Mount Brown Bush Camp

Further Afield

Beyond this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Mt Arden South ‘walk-in’ site
  2. Wirrabara
  3. Warren Gorge
  4. Wirrabara Hotel
  5. Wendy’s at Wattle Park, Flinders Ranges
  6. Wilkatana Station