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Wirrabara Forest-White Park Rd-Murraytown

Sat 18 to Sun 19 Jun 2022

Walk name/location
Wirrabara Forest-White Park Rd-Murraytown
Walk grade
End-to-End 12
Description

Sat -A long STEEP ascent following the Apricot Track( to get the heart pumping)   leads us back onto the Heysen trail following high ridgelines with spectacular views of surrounding countryside .We then drop down on a single file track through dense scrub to a small creek line before climbing out into more open country.The walk concludes passing through private farming land with some great scenery along the way ,and a few more undulations.

IF YOU HAVEN’T ALREADY DONE SOME LENGTHY WALKS THIS YEAR,PLEASE DON’T MAKE THIS YOUR FIRST ONE!!!

Sun -A more sedate walk today following back roads and road reserves through undulating farmland. Finishing off just outside Murraytown

***Please use hand sanitiser and mask upon boarding the bus*** Weekend based in Laura or surrounds.

If you only want to walk on one day please ring office to register.

Sat Dinner at Wirrabara Bowling Club.THEME – ON THE FARM  (6 for a 6.30pm start)

PLEASE FIND ALL DETAILS BELOW

Start
Saturday 18 June 2022
End
Sunday 19 June 2022
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
5B
Guidebook maps
Northern Guidebook, chapter 2 map 6,
chapter 2 map 7,
chapter 2 map 8.

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

Choose one mains and one desert and place numbers in note to leader when registering

MAIN

1-Classic Italian Osso Buco served on creamy mash Gf

2-Chicken Breast wrapped in Bacon with spinach  cream sauce Gf

3-Gourmet Vegetarian Lasagne

4-Mediterranean Vegan Eggplant with Seasonal Vegies Gf

SIDES OF SEASONAL VEGETABLES AND CRUSTY BREAD WILL BE SERVED AT TABLES

DESSERTS

5-Apple crumble with cream & icecream

6-Berry and Almond Cake (Gluten Free& Vegan}

****BYO or Drinks available for purchase*****

Meal cost
AUD $30.00

Saturday

Walk Specifics (Saturday)
Start time
8:30am
End time
2:30-3pm
Walking from
Wirrabara Nursery
Walking to
White Park Rd
Distance
21Kms
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.

Rough surface tracks and trails,Exposure to weather conditions.Possibly overgrown scrub .

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.

Good footwear and Suitable clothing{ GAITORS OR LONG PANTS}.2-3 ltrs water .Morn tea and lunch ,Personal first aid kit .ALWAYS CARRY A RAIN JACKET.

Experience
TRAILWALKER OR E2E.

Sunday

Walk Specifics (Sunday)
Start time
8;30 AM
End time
12;30pm
Walking from
White Park Rd
Walking to
Murraytown
Distance
14;5kms
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.

walking on back roads ,slippery roads if wet ,

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.

Walk facing oncoming traffic ,Morn tea -lunch,2ltrs water.suitable clothing

Experience
Trailwalker