The table below is an indicative guide only as to a typical schedule of Club activities, including social events, which the Club Committee seeks to provide for members every year. The indicative schedule may be adjusted to develop new activities or remove ones that may be less popular with members.  Note: "Day Walks" can be half day or whole day.

If you are a member, go to Upcoming Activities for details of actual activities scheduled on the current program. If you are a prospective member you should go to the New Members page for more information on the Introductory Walks Program and on how to join the Club. For a map of walk locations and links to information on walk areas see Where we walk.

 Walking ActivitiesSocial ActivitiesTraining Activities
January 1 x Day Walk or activity each weekend BBQ Meeting - first Wed. (self catered - families invited) As available
February 1 x Day Walk each weekend

1 x overnight backpack?
Club Meeting - first Wed. As available
March Long weekend trip - 1 x overnight backpack

1 x Day Walk each weekend (before Easter)

Easter backpack/base camp
Club Meeting - first Wed.


First Aid Training
April

1 x Day Walk mid-week (after Easter)

2 x Day Walks each weekend (after Easter)

1 x overnight backpack

Club Meeting - first Wed.

"Thank you" Leaders BBQ

Intro to Walk Leadership & Navigation Training
May

1 x Day Walk mid-week

2 x Day Walks each weekend

2 x overnight backpacks

Club Meeting - AGM Introduction to Backpacking
June

1 x Day Walk mid-week

2 or 3 x Day Walks each weekend

Long Weekend backpack or base camp

2 x overnight backpacks

Club Meeting - first Wed. Intro to Off-track Backpacking
July

1 Day Walk mid-week

2 or 3 x Day Walks each weekend

2 x overnight backpacks

Club Meeting - first Wed.

Christmas in July dinner or camp
Backpack Leader Training
August

1 x Day Walk mid-week

2 or 3 x Day Walks each weekend

2 x overnight backpacks

Club Meeting - first Wed. As available
September

1 Day Walk mid-week

2 or 3 x Day Walks each weekend

2 x overnight backpacks

Club Meeting - first Wed. As available
October

1 x Day Walk mid-week

2 x Day Walks each weekend

Long Weekend backpack or base camp

1 x overnight backpacks

Club Meeting - first Wed.

Spring BBQ
Navigation Training
November

1 Day Walk mid-week

1 or 2 x Day Walks each weekend

1 x overnight backpacks

Club Meeting - first Wed.


As available
December 1 x Day Walk or activity each weekend Club Meeting (End-of-Year Celebration; members only)

Bushies Christmas base camp/activity
As available