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Wandallah – Newikie Ck – Dares Hill Summit Rd

Sat 29 to Sun 30 May 2021

Walk name/location
Wandallah – Newikie Ck – Dares Hill Summit Rd
Walk grade
End-to-End 12
Description

SAT- This remote and very undulating section gives walkers their first introduction to the grazing land beyond Goyders line with some great views along the way.If you’ve read the book Follow The Fence this section is probably where the title comes from.SUNDAY – This section passes through Caroona C P and Tourilie Gorge ,which is one of the lesser known gems on the trail.Look out for the remnants  of an old Bullock trail.

If you want to register for 1 day only, please ring office after registrations have opened.

PLEASE NOTE – DUE TO WEATHER CONDITIONS THE WALKS ON THIS WEEKEND MAY CHANGE  OVERNIGHT .

WEEKEND BASED IN BURRA

“”  PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU USE HAND SANITIZER PRIOR TO BOARDING AND WEAR A FACE MASK THROUGHOUT THE BUS TRIP “”” {Provided by walker]

Start
Saturday 29 May 2021
End
Sunday 30 May 2021
Walk Leaders
Adam Matthews
James Wenzel
Kara Turner
Robin Sharland
Suzanne Matthews
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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
4A
Guidebook maps
Southern Guidebook, chapter 6 map 2,
chapter 6 map 3,
chapter 6 map 4.
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

Saturday

Walk Specifics (Saturday)
Start time
9AM
End time
3-3;30PM
Walking from
Wandallah
Walking to
Newickie Creek
Distance
22kms
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.

Rocks and old wire along fencelines

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

Morn Tea,Lunch ,Min 2ltrs water .Clothing for all conditions,Personal first aid kit ,electrolytes,energy food,

Experience
Trailwalker

Sunday

Walk Specifics (Sunday)
Start time
8;30am
End time
3;30pm
Walking from
Newickie Creek
Walking to
Dares Hill Summit Rd
Distance
25kms
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.

This is a remote area with few exits and no phone coverage.If you're not feeling well for any reason please withdraw from walk.

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

Morn tea, lunch ,min 2ltrs of water,appropriate clothing,personal first aid kit ,electrolytes,

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. Old Mt Bryan East School
  2. Caroona Creek ‘walk-in’ site
  3. Black Jack Hut
  4. Wandallah Creek ‘Walk in’ Shelter
  5. Old Shed – Main Camp – Caroona Creek Conservation Park
  6. Tourilie Gorge hut

Further Afield

Beyond this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Hallett Railway Station
  2. Hallett
  3. Burra
  4. Whistling Trig Tank
  5. Burra Caravan Park
  6. Burra Hotel
  7. Paxton Square Cottages
  8. Burra Motor Inn
  9. Lavender Cottage
  10. Morse Cottage
  11. Burra Heritage Cottages
  12. Griffiths Retreat and Cottage
  13. Hallett Camping at the Recreation Ground
  14. The Bluff Cottage Farm Stay
  15. Olive Grove Retreat
  16. Wildongoleechie Hotel
  17. Burra Bed & Breakfast