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Tapanappa to Balquhidder

Sun 16 Jul 2017

Walk name/location
Tapanappa to Balquhidder
Walk grade
End-to-End 12

A picturesque section highlighting the diversity of the Heysen Trail. Walkers traverse native bushland,a long sandy beach,lush farmland and some very memorable hills.Photo opportunities abound and you may even spot a whale.

Sunday 16 July 2017
Walk Leaders
Kara Turner
James Wenzel
Suzanne Matthews
Adam Matthews
Samantha McCarty
Robin Sharland
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The rest of the Heysen Trail shown in blue:
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Event Fees
Event fee
AUD $8.00
(under 18 years of age AUD $1.00)
Golden Boots cards
AUD $20.00

Walk Specifics
Start time
8;15am for a 8:45 departure
End time
Walking from
Tapanappa Deep Creek Conservation Park
Grid Ref 515 527
Walking to
Balquhidder -Callawonga Creek Rd
Grid Ref 616 546
Creek Crossings and slippery inclines depending on weather.
Poles if you have them ,2ltrs water min,Suitable clothing and footwear,Morn tea &lunch

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. Tapanappa Camp Site
  2. Waitpinga camp site
  3. Kurri Ngawanthi / Creek ‘walk in’ site
  4. Yapari Ngawanthi / Cliffs ‘walk-in’ site

Near This Section

More than 2km off of the Heysen Trail section.

  1. Glenburn Cottage
  2. Deep Creek Homestead

Further Afield

Beyond this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Natunyuru Ngawanthi / Sand Dunes ‘walk-in’ camp site