Walks Program

Date: Fri, 17/02/2023

  1. Title: Genesian Theatre Love from a Stranger by Agatha Christie
    See map: Google Maps
    Date: Fri, 17/02/2023
    Activity Type: Theatre Night
    Grade: Social
    Leader name: Len
    Email address: sharplen25@gmail.com
    Distance (km): 0
    Ascents (m): 0
    Descents (m): 0
    Car pooling is not required for this activity.
    Closing Date: Thursday, February 9, 2023
    Details:

    1920s London, two sweepstakes winners, Cecily and Mavis are surprised by a mysterious stranger at their front door. A whirlwind romance eventually follows and Cecily marries the stranger. However, friends and family uncover disturbing clues about his past. Will Cecily escape his vile clutches?

    Cost: Adults $35.65 and Concession and Groups (10+) $30.65. Please book and pay by Thursday 9th February. There will be an opportunity for a pre-theatre meal.

    This activity is for MEMBERS and PARTNERS only.

Date: Sun, 19/02/2023

  1. Title: Winnells Wander Loop via The Needles
    See map: Google Maps
    Date: Sun, 19/02/2023
    Activity Type: Walk
    Grade: 3
    Leader name: Leah Taylor
    Email address: leahe2406@gmail.com
    Maximum number of people: 14
    Distance (km): 15
    Ascents (m): 350
    Descents (m): 350
    Car pooling is not required for this activity.
    Details:

    Winnell's Wander Loop starts and finishes at Engadine Station.  We will be following the Forbes Creek Track, the Pipeline Track and the Winnell's Wander Track going via the Needles along the Woronora River.  When registering please provide your mobile number and membership number.

Date: Sun, 26/02/2023

  1. Title: Walk Elvina Bay to Little Lovett Bay via Birnie Lookout Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park
    See map: Google Maps
    Date: Sun, 26/02/2023
    Activity Type: Walk
    Grade: 2
    Leader name: Len
    Email address: sharplen25@gmail.com
    Maximum number of people: 10
    Distance (km): 5
    Ascents (m): 150
    Descents (m): 150
    Car Pooling is required for this activity, you may wish to contact the walk leader if you would like to have an estimate of what the cost to you might be.
    Details:

    Check with the Walk Leader as to the cost of the car pool. We start with a coffee at a cafe near the wharf before boarding the ferry which circles Scotland Island on Pittwater. The walk starts on a fire trail, past the houses of Elvina Bay to an historic grave and onto the base of a waterfall. A bush track is then followed to a creek crossing; care is needed here on slippery rocks. We then ascend to Birnie Lookout with its extensive views over Pittwater. The descent to Hall's Wharf is via a bush track, over some swampy ground to a fire trail and a bush track around the youth hostel and finally fire trails. The cost of the ferry is Adult $17 and Concession $11. EFTPOS or cash accepted.

     

     

     

     

     

Date: Fri, 03/03/2023

  1. Title: FULL - New Theatre Newtown Jumpers for Goalposts by Tom Wells
    See map: Google Maps
    Date: Fri, 03/03/2023
    Activity Type: Theatre Night
    Grade: Social
    Leader name: Len
    Email address: sharplen25@gmail.com
    Distance (km): 0
    Ascents (m): 0
    Descents (m): 0
    Car pooling is not required for this activity.
    Closing Date: Thursday, February 23, 2023
    Details:

    THIS ACTIVITY IS NOW FULL. Barely Athletic" are a bottom-of-the-ladder queer five-a-side soccer team in a local LGBTQI+ amateur league in England. On-field success is what they're after, but it's how these five very different personalities support each other off field that lies at the heart of this hilarious and heart warming comedy about football, friendship and finding your way.

    Cost: Adults $35, Concession and groups (6+) $30. Please book and pay by Thursday 23rd February. There will be an opportunity for a pre-theatre meal

Date: Sun, 12/03/2023

  1. Title: Rhodes to Abbotsford Walk
    See map: Google Maps
    Date: Sun, 12/03/2023
    Activity Type: Walk
    Grade: 3
    Leader name: Ed Youds
    Email address: Denise.kruse@suncorp.com.au
    Telephone number: 0410 556 462
    Maximum number of people: 12
    Distance (km): 17
    Ascents (m): 120
    Descents (m): 90
    Car pooling is not required for this activity.
    Details:

    Join me and Denise on this walk along the Parramatta River.  The walk is on well marked tracks and follows Yaralla Bay and Chicken and Hen Bay.

Date: Sun, 19/03/2023

  1. Title: Baulkham Hills Heritage Trail
    See map: Google Maps
    Date: Sun, 19/03/2023
    Activity Type: Walk
    Grade: 2
    Leader name: Leah Taylor
    Email address: leahe2406@gmail.com
    Maximum number of people: 14
    Distance (km): 8
    Ascents (m): 100
    Descents (m): 100
    Car pooling is not required for this activity.
    Details:

    A very pleasant and easy stroll discovering this heritage walk which showcases places where early colonial settlers in Baulkham Hills established farms before the end of the 18th Century. We will walk through valleys of tall Blackbutts and a Sydney Turpentine Ironbark Forest (which is now an endangered vegetation community) and then follow the Headwaters of Toongabbie Creek which was the earliest land to be settled in Baulkham Hills. Interpretive signs tell the stories of the early settlers (the track is marked with the Heritage Trail Logo).  This circuit walk starts and finishes at Astrid Ave, Baulkham Hills.  Your own transport will be required for this activity.  When registering please provide your mobile number and membership number.

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