Wheatbelt Walk October 2014

An invitation to GWN’s next Wheatbelt Walk Wednesday October 1 to Friday 10 October 2014 Great Walk Network Wheatbelt Walk October 2014 Wednesday October 1 to Friday 10 October 2014 In the rapidly approaching October school holidays, The Great Walk will travel to the Wheatbelt a few hours east of Perth to visit some remarkable rock outcrops and their associated …

Gondwana Eco Walk 12 to 21st April 2016

This walk will focus on connecting and caring for country. We will walk on amazing properties being revegetated and restored as part of Gondwana Link) – Yarraweyah, Yarrabee, Monjebup and Nowanup, and learn from Eugene Eades, Noongar leader and other environmentalists. See www.gondwanalink.org for more info. We will also enjoy visiting the spectacular coast near Wellstead. (Itinerary subject to modification) …

Fairbridge to Nanga 2010

Walking from the Fairbridge Festival to Nanga Camp site 12 April -17 April 2010 Fairbridge to Stringers Walk Monday 12th April to Sunday 18th April, 2010 We decided to organise this walk once again as so many of our members go to Fairbridge for the festival. Murray River is such a special place to camp – I think this will …

April 2012 Norseman Great Western Woodland Walk

Photos of the Walk : “The Great Western Woodlands is an Ark for rare and threatened plants and animals, containing thousands of species found nowhere else on the planet”. ” Located in the southwest of Western Australia, beyond the ‘Wheatbelt’, its one of earth’s most significant places. At 16 million hectares, an area larger than England, there is no landscape …

25 years anniversary walk

The 25th Anniversary Walk will follow the Augusta to Busselton Heritage Trail and the walk will go between Wednesday April 24 to Sunday May 5 2013, with A Great Walk 25thAnniversary Festival and Re-union to be held on Saturday 4th May on the Mott family farm near Busselton. The total length of the historic Heritage trail is about 95 km. …

2008 -20th Anniversary Walk April

Reflections on 20 years of Walking April 2008 Adele’s Story 20 years of Great Walking! Hard to believe, yet here we are. I still vividly remember my first Great Walk. The year before, in 1988, Deb had been telling me about this wonderful event that was happening in the southwest – up to 250 people walking, eating and camping in …

Adele Dec 08

Hello everyone, and Merry Xmas from me and from the Great Walk. We’ve had a wonderful year – our twentieth year walking and talking and being together in WA’s amazing bushlands. We’ve been in the deep south, with towering Karri and Jarrah trees, goblin swamps, rugged granite outcrops and a wild and wind-lashed ocean. And we’ve been in the middle …

Adele March 09

Hello fellow Great Walkers. Just a short note to say that my position as Great Walk coordinator is now in the very capable hands of Vera and Jozina. I wish them lots of love and luck and hope they enjoy the role. I have always believed that the Great Walk is one of the most wonderful things on the planet, …