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2018 Club Event Photos

A collection of members' photos from our club events in 2018.

End of year Breaky breakup at Werribee Mansion on Dec 9th was wellattended by 32 members and 4 guests

Anna tells us all about the Smith Family charity

First mystery auction item

Donations from members resulted in 7 hampers

Hamper winners

President Graeme and Jim

Cooks Rob & John

Nov 25th Tarilta Gorge Led by Muriel

Climbing out of the gully by Queenie

Wedge tailed eagle by Nigel

Cross country by Muriel

Walking on the rim by Nigel

Obstacles by Jacqui

Balancing act by Muriel

Lunch spot by Jacqui

Nov 18th Ballan Mineral Springs & Bostock Reservoir led by Ros & Rod

Mineral Springs by Jacqui

Bostock Reservoir by Elise

Big tree by Nigel

Eroded gully by Jacqui

On the hop by Nigel

Nov 11th Eynesbury Nature Walk, Guest leader Chris Lunardi

Chris talking about the reserve

Abandoned barn by Nigel

Big bird's nest by Jacqui

Brown falcon by Nigel

Swans all in a row by Anna

Eynesbury Homestead by Christa

Nov 3rd-6th Peterborough Long weekend  Led by Elise

Crashing waves by Elise

Anna on the rocks by Jacqui

Evening at the Curdies by Elise

Sunset by Jacqui

Grotto by Anna

London Bridge by Elise

The Archway by Divna

Pt Campbell by Elise

Stalactite cave by Anna

Windswept arches by Jacqui

One of the Apostles by Divna

Evening Grotto shoot

Sunset through the Grotto by Jacqui

Last rays by Elise

Say Cheese - Whey Cheesery

Oct Bright midweek escape led by Rob & Kay

Watching the river flow by Nigel

Chinese bridge by Nigel

Mt Buffalo Rocky view by Gina

View from the top by Gina

Swinging Bridge by Christa

View od the cabins by Christa

On the rocks by Brigitte

Waterfall by Brigitte

Oct 21st South Melbourne urban walk led by Nigel

Southbank art by Elise

Federation architecture by Elise

St Vincent Gardens by Elise

Princes Pier mural by Elise

Pylongs at Princes Pier by Elise

Lunch spot by Jacqui

Lightrail by Elise

Rough ride by Jacqui

Westgate Bridge by Jacqui

Oct 14th Ada Tree & Sawmills led by Muriel

Ada Tree by Nigel

Twisted tree by Muriel

Tall trees by Jacqui

Robbie B gnome by Brigitte

Machinery by Nigel

Holey bridge by Muriel

Lunch spot by Nigel

Lunch spot by Brigitte

Creek crossing by Muriel

Obstacles by Jacqui

Fernery by Brigitte

Oct 7th Yarrowee Trail Led by Rob & Kay

Creek crossing by Elise

Tunnel by Queenie

Queenie by a fallen tree

View from Black Hill by Jacqui

Morning tea by Jacqui

Quarry by Jacqui

Sep 28th-30th Grampians Grand Final weekend. Led by Muriel

machinery graveyard by Queenie

Journey to the top by Nigel

McKenzies Falls by Gina

Calectasia Falls by Brigitte

Rocky torr by Queenie

Columns by Brigitte

Dicing with death by Muriel

On the way to the pinnacle by Muriel

View from the pinnacle by Muriel

Sep 23rd Altona Wetlands Led by Graeme

Bridge over Laverton Creek by Elise

Steps to Federation by Queenie

Time beacon by Elise

Camouflage by Anna

Steps across the creek by Elise

Confusion by Kevin

Creek crossing by Nigel

Laverton Creek by Jacqui

Sep 16th Castlemaine Diggings Led by Muriel (17km) & Elise (7km)

On the buses by Elise

Once was a water wheel by Nigel

Water wheel supports by Muriel

Welsh Village by Elise

Happy wanderers by Brigitte

Pausing on the path by Anna

Remains by Jacqui

Last climb by Elise

Alpacas by Jacqui

Sep 9th Mt Dandenong Gardens & Sherbrooke Falls Led by Nigel

Overhanging gardens by Anna

Brigitte & Queenie tree sitting

Pink trumpets by Divna

Kurume Bowl by Elise

Pink rhododendrons by Kevin

Lyrebird by Jacqui

Protea by Nigel

New foliage by Queenie

Raining in the rain forest by Jacqui

Rustic bridge by Divna

Sherbrooke Falls!? by Elise

Clowns on a bridge by Nigel

Aug 26th Newport to Williamstown Led by Nigel

Docks by Elise

Botanic Gardens by Anna

Time ball by Queenie

Lunch gathering, Commonwealth Park by Nigel

3 wise members by Jacqui

Aug 12th Barwon River walk Led by Kevin

All in a row by Nigel

Wetlands by Nigel

Country lane by Nigel

Peaceful waves by Divna

Aug 5th Beards Gully led by Muriel

Downhill by Muriel

Meandering creek by John D

Rock climbing by Jacqui

Clowning around by Jacqui

Lunch spot by Muriel

Creek crossing by Jacqui

July 15th Pipemakers Park, Maribyrnong. Led by Alan

White washed blue stone building by Elise

River walk by Anna

Framed by Elise

Model boat enthusiasts by Queenie

Making a splash by Elise

July 8th Golden Gullies Walks Led by Muriel & Alan

Break by Queenie

Forest path by Queenie

Bush track by Nigel

Lone walker by Muriel

River reflections by Michael

Wetlands panorama by Jacqui

Light through the trees by Brigitte

Meandering hills by Anna

June 24th Creswick Walk Led by David & Kevin

Single file by Divna

Fabulous fungi by Brigitte

'Blue Waters' lake by Elise

Lunch by the St George lake by Queenie

Popular lunch visitor by Kevin

Calembeen park lake by Anna

Alan enjoying GF meringue by Jacqui

June 10th Sugarloaf revisited Led by Muriel

Foggy start by Anna

Roos in the mist by Jacqui

Spider web by Anna

Cloudy reflection by Queenie

Mist over the lake by Muriel

Lake panorama by Jacqui

Lunch spot by Muriel

Enjoying the sun by Muriel

Lake view by Anna

June 3rd Woodlands Park & plane spotting Led by Elise


Unplanned hill by Queenie

Dead tree by Elise

View from Gellibrand Hill by Elise

Radar tower

Dundonald Homestead ruins by Brigitte

Sunny lunch spot

Alternative forest trail by Jacqui

Coming in to land by Elise

May 27th Wilhelmina Falls, Murrindindi Led by Cliff

Wilhelmina Trickle by Michael

Creek by Michael

Cascades by Robbie

Balcony with a view by Jacqui

Narrow stretch by Muriel

Forest by Jacqui

May 20th Mt Evelyn - Lilydale on the Warbarton Rail Trail Led by Kevin & Anna

Edge of the burbs by Anna

Mt Evelyn station by Jacqui

Approaching the tunnel by Anna

Totem by Jacqui

Strutting ibis by Anna

Leafy surrounds by Jacqui

Bit of mist by Jacqui

The cutting by Anna

May 13th Lerderderg Rim & River walks led by Muriel & Elise

Dry river bed by Elise

Graham's Dam by Elise

Saying goodbye to Muriel's group

Waving goobye to Elise's group by Brigitte

Uphill slog by Queenie

Downhill section by Muriel

Are you serious??? by Muriel

The top by Queenie

Valley view by Queenie

The weir by Muriel

Boulders galore by Elise

Morning tea by Jacqui

Stone Arch Pepper tree park by Jacqui

Ampitheatre by Elise

Stairway to nowhere by Elise

April 29th Steiglitz Circuit led by Cliff

Bridge by Jacqui

Waiting for directions by Jacqui

Into the forest by Jacqui

Gorge by Jacqui

April 22nd Buninyong Walk Led by Kevin

Forest behind Buninyong by Elise

Nice day for a stroll by Queenie

Autumn in the park by Jacqui

De Soza Park by Elise

Buninyong Brewery by Jacqui

View from Mt Innes by Elise

Lone walker by Queenie

Waiting for the tail-enders by Jacqui

Uniting Church by Elise

Spiritual maze by Jacqui

Court house & Council Chambers by Elise

April 15th Bostock Reservoir led by David & Kevin

Forest retreat by Christa

Our fearless leader by Jacqui

Good spot for a group photo by Elise

Around the bend by Christa

Lunch spot by Kevin

House in the forest by Elise

Into the rain by Jacqui

The home stretch by Anna

April 8th Banksia Park - Westerfolds Park led by Alan

Banskia Park artwork by Christa

Yarra River by Jacqui

Dead tree by Elise

Narrow paths by Christa

Fallen tree by Elise

Windmill by Jacqui

March 25th Boar Gully to Sapling Gully led by Rob & John

Grey fantail having a bath by Elise

Grass tree by Jacqui

Fallen tree by Elise

Impending showers by Jacqui

Shady trail by Christa

Brief respite by Brigitte

March 17/18th Waterfalls, Wrecks & Redwoods weekend. Orgainised by Elise & Michael

Stevensons Falls by Michael

Fall reflections by Jacqui

Steps to Wreck Beach by Muriel

Nigel & Anchor by Nigel

Anchor by Jacqui

Footprints in the rock by Christa

Sunset by Elise

Fire in the sky by Christa

Ocean meets the sky by Anna

Melba Gully by Nigel

Carniverous black Otway snail by Anna

Hopetoun falls by Michael

Little Aire creek in The Redwoods by Elise

Bug's eye view of the trees by Nigel

Tall trees by Muriel

March 11th Merri Creek Trail led by Rob & Kay

Wall art by Jacqui

Ampitheatre by Nigel

Creek by Christa

Dights Falls by Anna

Feb 18th Our Lady Ta Pinu Shrine, Bacchus March & River walk Led by Ros & Rod

Cross by Nigel

Etching by Elise

Statue with a view by Nigel

Artwork in the Vietnamese shrine by Elise

Statue of Jesus by Jacqui

Maltese shrine by Elise

Interior of Slovenian shrine by Christa

Water wheel by Jacqui

branch by Elise

Avenue of Honour by Jacqui

Shady tree by Christa

Feb 4th: Our first event back started with Breakfast at Cafe Koukla in Daylesford followed by a 7km walk from Tipperary Springs to Bryces Flat return led by Cliff

Sailors Creek by Elise

Lizard by Nigel

Sunny path by Muriel

Sailors Creek by Michael

Remains by Jacqui

Fallen trees by Christa