2013 Bushwalking Program

The Bushland Chapel, Helensburgh Uniting Church, 94 Parke St, Helensburgh NSW 2508
All walks are on the 3rd Sunday of the month, meeting at the Bushland Chapel at 1:00PM
Walk Name Date Time Starting point Destination Estimated walking time Estimated Distance Level Comment Alternate Start Point  & Time
Coast Walk                               – Thirroul to Bellambi 20-Jan 1:00 Bushland Chapel Bellambi Surf Lifesaving Club 2hrs 30m 7klm Easy Bring your Cossie Dead End Hamilton Rd Thirroul 1:30pm
Coast Walk RNP                     – Otford to Garie 17-Feb 1:00 Bushland Chapel Garie Surf Lifesaving Club 4hrs 12klm Medium Part of Famous Great South Walk Otford Pie Shop 1:15pm
Coastal Walk  – Killalea to                   – Minnamurra River Entrance 17-Mar 1:00 Bushland Chapel Round Walk 2hrs 30m 6klm Easy/Medium Bring your Cossie Park’s most southern carpark 1:45pm
Heathcote National Park – Friarbird Pool 21-Apr 1:00 Bushland Chapel There and Back 2hrs 30m 7klm Easy/Medium Serenity abounds Cnr Woronora Dam Rd and Sarah Knob Fire trail 1:20pm
Big Dam Loop Walk – Helensburgh 19-May 1:00 Bushland Chapel Round Walk 2hrs 30m 6klm Easy Get to know the Burgh’s bush Bushland Chapel 1:00pm
Seven Creeks Walk – Dhawhal 16-Jun 1:00 Bushland Chapel There and Back 3hrs 12klm Medium Be prepared to get your shoes wet. Westcliff Colliery 1:30pm
Plateau Walk – Helensburgh 21-Aug 1:00 Bushland Chapel Round Walk 2hrs 6klm Easy Get to know the Burgh’s bush. End of Halls Rd, Helensburgh 1:10pm
RNP – Waterfall to Uloola Falls to Karloo Pool to Heathcote 15-Sep 1:00 Bushland Chapel Heathcote Railway Station 4hrs 12klm Medium Everyones Favourite Waterfall Railway Station Carpark 1:20pm
Coast Walk RNP                    – Bundeena to Garie 20-Oct 1:00 Bushland Chapel Garie Surf Lifesaving Club 4hrs 15klm Easy/Medium Part of Famous Great South Walk NPWS Sign near cnr Eric St & Beachcomber Ave Bundeena – 1:45pm
Coast Walk                            – Coogee to La Perouse 17-Nov 11:10 Bushland Chapel TBA 5 hrs 15klm Easy Signature Walk Helensbugh Railway Station – 11:20am
Please be advised that every person participating in any activity of this group does so as a volunteer in all respects and as such accepts responsibility for any personal injury , however incurred. IE at your own risk. The Uniting Church and any activity leaders or co-ordinators cannot accept any resposibility for any loss, damage or injury to any participants however such loss, damage or injury may arise or be caused.
There is no membership fee and all are invited. Walks vary in difficulty and dangers, participants must ensure that they have adequate fitness, suitable equipped and are aware of conditions likely to be encountered. If in doubt, you should contact the co-ordinator for further information.
Please contact the Walk’s Co-ordinator – Stephen Wright Phone No. (02) 4294 8329 to advise if you are going on a particular walk or need further details.
The 1st Sunday’s Service is at 9:30am and is conducted by the Reverend Len Cliff