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 …

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 …

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. …

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 …

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 …

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) …

October 2012 Wildflower, Shannon to Northcliffe Walk

The Wildflower Forest Great Walk Shannon to Northcliffe Walk – The Wildflower and Forest Great Walk – Northcliffe, Shannon and Crystal Springs 2012 Tuesday 2nd October to Thursday 11th October2012 Tuesday 2nd October 2012. Bus leaves West Leederville 8am(St leonard’s Ave, Railway Parade end) 8am stopping Bunbury, Boyanup,Manjimup then South-West Hwy, Wheatley Coast Road to Northcliffe then Private Property Moores …

September 2008 Western Woodlands

Our last walk in the Great Western Woodlands was a real highlight visiting such a pristine and untouched area of our earth. It was such a remote area with wide open skies and large salt lakes and forests of salmon gum, gimlet and ribbon trees with long strands of bark hanging from the branches and trunks. Our camp sites were …

September 2010 Rainbow Coast Walk

Rainbow Coast What’s in a Name? It’s the Great Walk camp at Dillon Bay. The stage is between the truck, the camp kitchen and the cooking fire. There are people milling around, as they do. Some are getting cups of tea, others are in the middle of preparing cups of tea, still others are drinking their cups of tea and …