WALKING GROUP – Heather 9844 1897 or 0432 261 011) or Michael Kelly (0408390009)
As most other club activities are still restricted, walks will be scheduled weekly until further notice.
Current Covid safety procedures include:
1 Multilayer masks required only when 1.5 m social distancing cannot be maintained
2 BYO chair and Drink initially (or sometimes later outdoors e.g at Carlucci’s)
3 Contactless Digital attendance records (MJK)
Walks commence at 9.30 and take about 1 hour, followed by Morning Tea.
Walks suspended from 28 May until 10 June because of Pandemic safety restrictions.
Recommencing Thursday 17 June
Thursday 17th June – Edendale Farm. Eltham (Melways 22 A1)
Meet in farm carpark for a walk towards Diamond Creek. Bring your own morning tea/coffee and Chairs (Eden Cafe is currently closed because of pandemic restrictions)
The walk route will be modified to skirt Pandemic restrictions at the farm. If necessary, the group may be split into two, with Ruth agreeing to lead the second group.
Thursday 24th June – Westerfolds to Petty’s Orchard (Melways 21 F12)
Meet at Westerfolds Carpark 1 off Fitzsimmons Lane then we walk under the bridge crossing the Yarra River to the Eltham Miniature Railway and return. Morning Tea at Carlucci’s
Thursday 1st July – Montmorency Park – Meet at Para Road Football oval
Meet at the 1st car park off Para St near the Rattray Rd in-tersection. Morning tea is at Were St Cafe in Montmorency shopping centre.
There is a choice of 2 walks, you can choose on the day.
The first is longer and has a hilly section The second is shorter and avoids the hill.
Thursday 8th July – Finns Reserve, Templestowe. Meet at Finns Reserve (Melways 33 B4). carpark Duncan St. Tem-plestowe. Walk over the suspension bridge and turn right and walk into Westerfolds Park and back. Morning tea at Carlucci’s.
Thursday 15 July – Pound Bend Come to the Carpark at the Pound Bend Reserve in the map below -BYO coffee and haveit at one of the picnic tables after walk.
Thursday 22 July – Mullum Mullum Creek. Meet in carpark at “The sports centre” Cnr Springvale & Reynolds Rd and walk to Tindals Road. Morning tea at The Pines Shopping Centre.
Thursday 29 July – Shillinglaw Cottage Eltham, Meet at Shillinglaw Cottage near the library opposite Alistair Knox Park off Main Road, Eltham (Melways 21 J5) for a walk alongside Diamond Creek towards Eltham Lower Park. Morning tea at Shillinglaw Cottage
Thursday 5th August – Green Gully Linear Park. East Doncaster, meet at Jenkins Park on Shakespeare Drive (Melways 34 C7) for a walk to Porter St & back. Morning Tea at The Pines Shopping Centre.
Thursday 12th August – Ruffey Lake Park Walk. (Melways 33 J10) Meet in the Victoria St carpark. Morning tea at Hahndorf Fine Chocolate 290 Blackburn Rd Doncaster East.
Thursday 19th Auggust – Westerfolds to Eltham Miniature Railway (Melways 21 F12) Meet at Westerfolds Carpark 1 off Fitzsimmons Lane then we walk under the bridge crossing the Yarra River to the Eltham Miniature Railway and return. Morning Tea at Carlucci’s