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End 2 End Minus 2 Eyre Depot to Melrose Week 3

Sat 24 Jul 2021 to Sun 1 Aug 2021

Walk name/location
End 2 End Minus 2 Eyre Depot to Melrose Week 3
Walk grade
End-to-End Minus 2
Description

The third week of our southern traverse takes us from Eyre Depot, Dutchman’s Stern, Woolshed Flat and Mount Brown through the Mount Remarkable Conservation Park to Melrose.
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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Mapsheet
7B
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Meeting Location

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

Details
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Event Fees
Event fee
AUD $340.00
(under 18 years of age AUD $340.00)
Meal details

Group meal at the North Star Hotel on the rest day.

Saturday

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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. Buckaringa North ‘walk-in’ site
  2. Mt Arden South ‘walk-in’ site
  3. Quorn
  4. Waukarie Creek/Mt Brown North ‘walk-in’ site
  5. Stony Creek ‘walk-in’ site
  6. Goat Rock ‘walk-in’ site
  7. Sugargum Dam ‘walk-in’ site
  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. Quorn Caravan Park
  16. Quandong Apartments
  17. Quorn Brewers Cottages
  18. Austral Inn Hotel
  19. Transcontinental Hotel
  20. McKinley’s Rest
  21. Endilloe Lodge Bed & Breakfast
  22. Horseshoe Top-End Homestead & Campsites
  23. Wilderness Cabin, Horseshoe Range
  24. Elizabeth House Backpackers and Hostel
  25. Great Northern Lodge
  26. Savings Bank of South Australia – Old Quorn Branch
  27. Flinders Family Getaway

Near This Section

More than 2km off of the Heysen Trail section.

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

Further Afield

Beyond this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Hawker
  2. Mt Elm ‘walk-in’ site
  3. Calabrinda Creek ‘walk-in’ site
  4. Melrose
  5. Murray Town
  6. Wirrabara
  7. Wirrabara Hotel
  8. Murray Town campsite
  9. North Star Inn
  10. Mount Remarkable Hotel Motel
  11. Melrose Caravan and Tourist Park
  12. Melrose Holiday Units
  13. Kookaburra Creek Bush Retreat
  14. Melrose Place
  15. DD’s B&B and Wozza’s Vault Cafe
  16. Hawker Caravan Park
  17. Hawker Caravan Park (Hawker Overflow, Carpenter Road)
  18. Outback Chapmanton Motor Inn
  19. Hawker Hotel Motel
  20. Meaney’s Rest
  21. A Little Pug Cottage at Melrose
  22. Wendy’s at Wattle Park, Flinders Ranges