Event Details

Woronora River (Bushwalking Skills)

When:
Sat 25th May 2019 (8am) to Sun 26th May 2019 (3pm)
Where:
Heathcote Station
Princes Highway, Heathcote NSW 2233
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Cost:
Participant (Scout, Venturer, Rover, Leader) (Free)
Registrations:
Open: Sun 24th Feb 2019 (12am)
Close: Sat 11th May 2019 (9am)
Coordinator:
Administrator:
Brief Summary:
Practice overnight hike. Heathcote Station and return via The Pipeline Trail, Battery Causeway and possibly extending to Boobera Pool, Sarahs Knob and Woronora Dam Road. Heathcote National Park approx. 20 km. This activity is available to Scouts, Venturers, Rovers and Leaders. Participants will be accompanied by an adventurous activity guide or instructor.
Event Documents

  Download E1 part 1 and 2 Woronora River (Bushwalking Skills)

Please send a signed copy to the GWS Region Office so we can finalise your booking.

  Download Bushwalking Calendar 2019

  Download heathcote pdf map

NPWS

Additional Information

Heathcote Station and return via The Pipeline Trail, Battery Causeway and possibly extending to Boobera Pool, Sarahs Knob and Woronora Dam Road. Alternate park entry/exit via Mirang Road. This 20 km route is likely to include fire trail, walking track and some off track. Average grade is medium inclusive of some steep ascent/decent sections. This is suitable for entry level and beginners who exercise and or play sport regularly.

Campsite may be an informal clearing. A freestanding tent or lightweight fly is advised. Ground may be firm and space limited. Views in the morning should be rewarding. No formal toilet facilities, prepare for bush toileting and hygiene. We recommend opal card if you are traveling by train.

This activity is targeted towards Scouts and Venturers however Rovers and Leaders are welcome to join us. Youth members can participate without their section leaders as activity leaders will be providing direct and or remote supervision for the duration. Participants coming by train are encouraged to travel in small groups and travel in the guard's carriage marked with a blue light. Scout uniform is not required however please wear your scarf.

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