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Walk The Yorke – Corny Point to Gleesons Landing to Gym Beach

Sat 16 to Sun 17 Oct 2021

Walk name/location
Walk The Yorke – Corny Point to Gleesons Landing to Gym Beach
Walk grade
Walk the Yorke End to End
Description

Saturday…
This area of the coast is known to contain some premier surfing beaches.
The Trail alternates between beach walk, clifftop trails and natural surface track, providing a variety of coastal experiences.
During this walk you will experience some spectacular scenery.
Take care on clifftop edges due to erosion, and be aware of endangered birds of prey and hooded plovers nesting on beaches.

Sunday…
Today we pass Daly Head, a National Surfing Reserve.
This section contains mostly beach walking.
The trail is not well defined, so be aware of your surroundings

Suggested accommodation – Marion Bay

NOTE – If you wish to walk on only one day, please contact the FOHT office (once bookings have opened) to register for that day’s walk. The on-line registration system will only allow you to register for both days.

Start
Saturday 16 October 2021
End
Sunday 17 October 2021
Walk Leaders
Peter Clark
Robyn Coburn
Mal Cockburn
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Meeting Location

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

Details
Information withheld

Event Fees
Event fee
AUD $20.00
(under 18 years of age AUD $2.00)
Golden Boots cards
Accepted
Bus
AUD $50.00

Saturday

Walk Specifics (Saturday)
Start time
9:20 am
End time
3:10 pm
Walking from
Corny Point
Walking to
Gleesons Landing
Distance
20.5 km
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 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.

Sunday

Walk Specifics (Sunday)
Start time
8:25 am
End time
3:10 pm
Walking from
Gleesons Landing
Walking to
Gym Beach
Distance
22.7 km
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.