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Upcoming walk for Sunday, November 15th

Rosalie will lead a walk from Emily Gap to Heavitree gap. A vehicle shuffle will be necessary. It’s a one-way walk, with 9.5 Km from end to end. Distance: 9.5 Km approximately. Duration: about 3.5 hours, aiming to finish the … Continue reading

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Stunning Secrets of the Centre

Not far from town and not far from the Larapinta Trail lay hidden treasures, hopefully only few get to see. Fortunately, getting to these places takes effort and commitment and lots of trial and error. Below is a small collection … Continue reading

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Direction finding by the stars in the southern sub-tropics

by Michael Giacometti In the southern hemisphere, all of the stars and constellations rotate around the South Celestial Pole (SCP). Unlike the northern hemisphere with its North Star, there is no ‘South Star’ situated at the point of the SCP. … Continue reading

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Leaders Guidelines updated – Driver responsibilities

It may seem like common sense, but all drivers have a duty of care to their passengers. This applies on our bushwalks too. To clarify this, the following has been added to the Leader Guidelines: Driver Responsibilities In terms of … Continue reading

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The art of walking country, a response

This article, a curatorial response to the 2012 exhibition, was written and considered for the prestigious national magazine Art Monthly. It was not used. When I saw the cover image of Philip Jones’s Images of the interior: seven Central Australian … Continue reading

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Hot weather walking, drink lots of water

With an October heat wave and temperatures soaring into the high-30s and 40s, it is a timely reminder to make sure before you leave the carpark that everyone has at least 3 litres of water, and that you plan to … Continue reading

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30 years walking the bush

To celebrate 30 years of of bushwalking club, be part of these unique events: walking country: a photographic journey opening 6pm September 21 at Olive Pink Botanic Garden. The exhibition, proudly sponsored by the Northern Territory Government, features archival and rarely seen photographs … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress.com. After you read this, you should delete and write your own post, with a new title above. Or hit Add New on the left (of the admin dashboard) to start a fresh post. Here are some suggestions … Continue reading

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