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Kapunda – Hamilton – Peters Hill

Sat 11 to Sun 12 Sep 2021

Walk name/location
Kapunda – Hamilton – Peters Hill
Walk grade
End-to-End 13
Description

Saturday: A pleasant walk following backroads, tracks and fence lines through the undulating farmland of the Lower North.

Sunday: This section of the Trail follows backroads and road reserves of open scrubland, before a short up Peters Hill, where walkers are rewarded with pretty vistas over the farmlands of the lower Mid North

Accommodation: Kapunda

If you would like to register for only one of the walk days, PLEASE call the office to register after registrations are open

Start
Saturday 11 September 2021
End
Sunday 12 September 2021
Walk Leader
Vicki Barrett
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Mapsheet
3A
Guidebook maps
Southern Guidebook, chapter 5 map 1,
chapter 5 map 2.

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 $20.00
(under 18 years of age AUD $2.00)
Golden Boots cards
Accepted
Bus
AUD $40.00
Meal details

Optional meal on Saturday evening, 6pm, at Sir John Franklin Hotel, 57 Main Street, Kapunda.
Order and pay for meal at the hotel.
Please RSVP if you are joining us.

Saturday

Walk Specifics (Saturday)
Start time
8.15am for an 8.30am departure
Walking from
Kapunda
Walking to
Hamilton
Distance
24km
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.

Road walking. Keep to RHS. May need to walk through tall grass/crops

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 sanitise

BIOSECURITY MEASURES – please ensure you thoroughly clean your footwear, clothing, walking poles and other equipment before and after each walk to remove all seeds, dirt and other debris. Removed seeds should be bagged and disposed in a ‘to landfill’ garbage bin.

PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU USE HAND SANITIZER PRIOR TO BOARDING AND WEAR A FACE MASK THROUGHOUT THE BUS TRIP

Experience
Trailwalker

Sunday

Walk Specifics (Sunday)
Start time
8.15am for 8.30am start
Walking from
Hamilton
Walking to
Peters Hill
Distance
15km
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 sanitise

BIOSECURITY MEASURES – please ensure you thoroughly clean your footwear, clothing, walking poles and other equipment before and after each walk to remove all seeds, dirt and other debris. Removed seeds should be bagged and disposed in a ‘to landfill’ garbage bin.

PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU USE HAND SANITIZER PRIOR TO BOARDING AND WEAR A FACE MASK THROUGHOUT THE BUS TRIP

Experience
Trailwalker

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. Marrabel
  2. Marschalls Hut
  3. Kapunda
  4. Kapunda Tourist Park
  5. Lights Hummocks Reserve
  6. Sir John Franklin Hotel
  7. Prince of Wales Hotel
  8. Marrabel ‘Walk-in’ site

Further Afield

Beyond this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Smith Hill