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Worlds End – Burra – Wandallah

Sat 19 to Sun 20 Jun 2021

Walk name/location
Worlds End – Burra – Wandallah
Walk grade
End-to-End 12
Description

Weekend based in Burra

Saturday-Although primarily a long flat treeless walk along dirt roads and road reserves. This section provides walkers with a perspective on the diversity of landscapes of the trail.The final few kms provide pleasant views over the historic Burra Township.

Sunday-This section of the trail goes through historic Burra,passing the old Redruth Gaol and other reminders of a bygone era .The trail then takes walkers over exposed hills of the North Mount Lofty Ranges

Please note -Supplied by walker -Hand sanitiser must be used before boarding bus and a face mask must be worn while on the bus .

If you only want to walk on one of these days please ring the office to register after registrations have opened .This has to be done manually .

Start
Saturday 19 June 2021
End
Sunday 20 June 2021
Walk Leaders
Adam Matthews
James Wenzel
Kara Turner
Robin Sharland
Suzanne Matthews
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Southern Guidebook, chapter 5 map 11,
chapter 5 map 12,
chapter 5 map 13,
chapter 5 map 14.
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
8:30am
End time
3pm
Walking from
Worlds End
Walking to
Burra
Distance
24:5kms
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.

Some walking on Major Roads ,Exposure to the elements, very little protection for whole of 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

Walking facing oncoming traffic,Appropriate clothing and footwear,morn tea,lunch ,min 2ltrs water ,personal first aid kit .

Experience
Trailwalker

Sunday

Walk Specifics (Sunday)
Start time
8:30am
End time
1:30pm
Walking from
Burra
Walking to
Wandallah
Distance
15kms
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.

possibly muddy tracks ,old fencing material ,Exposure to the elements high up on the treeless hills

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 .Appropriate clothing & Footwear,personal first aid kit.

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. Black Jack Hut
  2. Wandallah Creek ‘Walk in’ Shelter
  3. Burra
  4. Burra Creek Gorge Reserve (Worlds End)
  5. Worlds End ‘walk-in’ site
  6. Burra Caravan Park
  7. Burra Hotel
  8. Paxton Square Cottages
  9. Burra Motor Inn
  10. Lavender Cottage
  11. Morse Cottage
  12. Burra Heritage Cottages
  13. Griffiths Retreat and Cottage
  14. Olive Grove Retreat
  15. Burra Bed & Breakfast

Further Afield

Beyond this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Caroona Creek ‘walk-in’ site
  2. Huppatz Hut
  3. Old Shed – Main Camp – Caroona Creek Conservation Park