Event Details

Putty Beach (Bushwalking Skills)

Fri 6th Mar 2020 (5pm) to Sun 8th Mar 2020 (4.30pm)
Putty Beach Campground
Putty Beach Road, Killcare Heights NSW 2257
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Participant (Cub Scout 10 years and older) (Free)
Participant (Day only, no camping) (Free)
Participant (Scout, Venturer, Rover, Leader) (Free)
Open: Sun 1st Dec 2019 (6am)
Close: Fri 21st Feb 2020 (5pm)
Maximum 32 people
Brief Summary:
Practice overnight hike. Commences Friday evening. This is available to Scouts, Venturers, Rovers and Leaders. Accompanied by an adventurous activity guide and or instructor. Walks up to 20 km. Suitable for entry level. Cub Scouts 10 years and older can attend.
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Activity Details

Activity: Putty Beach (Bushwalking Skills)

Formation: GWS Region

Location: Bouddi National Park | Bouddi Coast Walk

Friday evening Arrival

Saturday Copacabana Beach to Putty Beach campground via Macmasters Beach, Little Beach, Maitland Bay 

Sunday Putty Beach campground to Wagstaffe Wharf via Killcare SLSC, Tallow Beach and Lobster Beach

We may visit Maitland Bay Visitors Centre and Killcare Shops.

Start time: 5 pm Date Friday, 6 Mar 2020 From Pendle Hill Station (or drop off at the campground after 8 pm)

Finish time: 4:30 pm Date: Sunday, 8 Mar 2020 To Pendle Hill Station

Activity Coordinator: Tristan Flores Phone: 0420 634 135

Cost: N/A Payable to: N/A Closing Date: Friday, 21 Feb 2020

Method of transport to and from the activity: NSW Trains, Busways, Palm Beach Ferry (bring your opal card plus seperate ferry money)

The activity will not be under direct adult supervision. 

The activity will involve both male and female youth members.

Both male and female leaders will not be present.

Emergency Contact

If you feel that the participant is overdue in returning from the activity you should contact the nominated emergency contact.

Name: Mrs Helen Flores Home Phone: (02) 4787 5083 Mobile: N/A

Additional Details 

Suitable for youth members who are learning to carry a loaded pack.

This route is likely to include footpath and walking track. Track grades are easy to medium with some ascent/decent sections. This involves extended strenuous physical activity and endurance. Suitable for youth and adults who exercise and or play sport regularly.

This camp is self-catered so please bring whatever suits your liking. It is important to bring sufficient food for the duration. Choose hearty and nutritious foods that will provide sufficient energy.

We are staying at Putty Beach campground. Toilets, showers and electric BBQ's are provided. Small tents are prefered.

Prepare for bush toileting and hygiene during the hike. If we come close to a toilet we will stop however they are infrequent and sometimes closed due to maintenance or vandalism.

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.