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Brisbane Catholic Bushwalking Club

Club Calendar 2010

 

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BCBC Calendar 2010 @ 2/3/2010

Date

Event

Leader

Phone

Type

Grade

Jan 6

Movie Night – Stafford

Michael

3351 3810

Soc

 

9

Murrarie to Bulimba

Desley

3369 5530

DW

S13

15

John Toohey Society – Story Bridge

Phil

5522 9702

 

 

17

Coomera Circuit

Greg

3351 4092

DW

XL35

18

BCBC Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

19

FMR Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

26

Moran’s Falls & Balancing Rock

Phil

5522 9702

DW

M43

27

Coffee Night – St VinniesK’roo Pt Rotunda

Greg

3351 4092

Soc

 

28

FMR – Police Operations Centre visit

Desley

3369 5530

FMR

 

30

Blue Moon – Fish & Chips on Shorncliffe Pier

Justin

3366 3193

Soc

 

Feb 7

West Canungra Creek Circuit

Phil

5522 9702

DW

S55

12

John Toohey Society – The Victory

Phil

5522 9702

 

 

12

FMR – “Do you know Tasmania” Talk

Desley

3369 5530

FMR

 

14

Illinbah Circuit

Greg

3351 4092

DW

M33

15

BCBC Meeting – AGM

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

16

FMR Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

17

Ash Wed – Cathedral Mass 5.10pm & Coffee

Desley

3369 5530

Rit

 

19/21

Border Ranges NP – Wiangaree

Michael

3351 3810

BC

S44

20

FMR – Condamine Gorge

Desley

3369 5530

DW

 

28

Clem 7 Opening Tunnel Walk

Greg

3351 4092

Soc

 

Mar 6

Fairfield to City

Graham

3371 9623

DW

M23

13

Campsite Monitoring

BWQ

 

Trn

 

14

Macleay Island

Maxine

 

DW

S11

15

BCBC Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

16

FMR Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

19

John Toohey Society – Story Bridge Hotel

Greg

3351 4092

Soc

 

19/21

FMR – Basic/Intermediate Training W’end

Ted

3286 2817

Trn

Basic

20

Tallebudgera Creek

Justin

3366 3193

DW

M54

25

BWQ Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

26/27

Upper to Lower Portals

Justin

3366 3193

ON

M55

27/28

Club Hut Feast

Greg

3351 4092

ON

S34

28

Club Hut Day Walk

Michele J

3353 2822

DW

S34

Apr 1

The Power Pole Walk

Robyn R

 

DW

L11

2/5

FMR Rock Training – Elaine Falls

Barbara

FMR Web

FMR

Experienced

3

Magical Mystery Meander

Desley

3369 5530

DW

L23

5

Paddy’s Peak – Easter Monday

Pat

3366 1956

DW

M44

10

FMR – Tibrogargan (Caves Route)

Phil B

4638 5938

DW

Experienced

10

Pat’s Birthday Bash

Justin

3366 3193

Soc

 

16

James Boag’s Society – The Courtyard

Liz

3356 4874

 

 

17

FMR – Equipment/Research Day

FMR

FMR Web

Trn

Basic

17/18

National Camp Out Weekend

Below

 

BC/TW

 

17/18

Lincoln Wreck – Lizard Point

Michael

3351 3810

TW

L66

16/18

The Steamers

Russ

3374 3534

BC

M46

19

BCBC Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

20

FMR Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

23/26

Circum-navigation of Mt Barney

Justin

3366 3193

DW

L56

24

Mt O’Reilly – Samford Valley

Michele J

3353 2822

DW

S45

25

Anzac Dawn Service + B’fast

Terry

3355 9765

Soc

 

26

Buderim Tramway

Heike

5445 3448

DW

M33

May 2/3

Sunshine Coast Great Walk

Jan

3374 3534

TW

L33

3

The Triple Falls Day Walk

Russ

3374 3534

DW

M23

8

Bare Rock Evening Stroll

Needed

 

DW

S24

16

Yellowpinch Circuit

Maxine

 

DW

S43

17

BCBC Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

18

FMR Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

21

John Toohey Society – Lennons

Phil

5522 9702

 

 

22/23

FMR – Wilderness First Aid Course

Phil B

4638 5938

Trn

Basic

22

Annual Mass and Dinner

Liz

3356 4874

Soc

 

23

Cubberla Ck to Enoggera Ck

Justin

3366 3193

SW

L34

29

Boondall Wetlands

Cheryl

3263 8393

SW

M22

30

Minnages

Pat

3366 1956

DW

M55

Jun 5

Caloundra Beaches

Graham

3371 9623

DW

M23

12/14

Emu Creek Circuit

Needed

 

TW

L56

12/14

Emu Creek

Needed

 

BC

M55

13

Knapps Peak

Needed

 

DW

M54

15

FMR Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

18

John Toohey Society – The Tank

Phil

5522 9702

 

 

19

FMR – Mezzanine Ridge

Desley

3369 5530

DW

 

20

Rochedale to Burbank

Phil

5522 9702

DW

S22

21

BCBC Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

25/27

Girraween NP

Joe

 

BC

S55

Jul 3

Mt Alexander

Paul

0412 339311

DW

 

7/1

Pray 2010

 

3336 9339

 

 

9/11

Savages Ridge

Justin

3366 3193

BC

 

10

Bullocky Rest

Cheryl

3263 8393

SW

 

16

John Toohey Society – The Theodore Club

Phil

5522 9702

 

 

17

Shepherd’s Walk

Terry

3355 9765

DW

 

19

BCBC Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

20

FMR Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

25

Collins Gap to Nothofagas

Matthew

3716 3222

DW

 

31/1

Junction View to Laidley Gap

Michael

3351 3810

TW

 

Aug 1

Quinzeh Rocks Wildflower Walk

Phil

5522 9702

DW

 

6

FMR – Grand Traverse of Mt Warning

Desley

3369 5530

Trg

 

7

Noosa Trails

Terry

3355 9765

DW

 

7/8

FMR – Grand Traverse of Mt Warning

Phil

 

 

 

10

North Ridge

Justin

3366 3193

DW

L77

11

Barney Mass

Phil

5522 9702

DW/BC

 

12/15

The Drumley Walk

Desley

3369 5530

TW

 

14

Mt Tamborine

Desley

3369 5530

DW

 

16

BCBC Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

17

FMR Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Trg

 

20

John Toohey Society – The Hilton

Phil

5522 9702

 

 

20/22

Pilgrimage

 

 

BC

 

27/29

The Marathon

Phil

5522 9702

TW

 

28

Mt Tibrogargan

Needed

 

DW

 

28

Tibrogargan & Trachyte Circuits

Needed

 

DW

 

29

Bridge to Brisbane

Greg

3351 4092

Soc

 

Sep 4

Mt Philip & Red Rock

Needed

 

DW

 

5

Great Aussie Bushwalk – Mt Mathieson

Greg

3351 4092

DW

S33

11

Shipstern

Peggy

 

DW

 

11

Riverfire

Terry

3355 9765

Soc

 

17

John Toohey Society – Café on Grey St

Phil

5522 9702

 

 

18/19

Border Fence near Stanthorpe

Pat

3366 1956

TW

 

19

Coolangatta to Burleigh (DW)

Phil

5522 9702

DW

 

20

BCBC Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

25

Bicentennial Tracks and White Patch

Needed

 

SW

 

24/26

Lost World

Needed

 

BC

 

Oct 9

Running Creek Falls

John

5514 0285

ON

 

15

John Toohey Society – Gilhooley’s

Phil

5522 9702

 

 

16/17

Mt Glassy & Dome Mtn

Needed

 

ON

 

18

BCBC Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

23

Booloumba Gorge

Needed

 

DW

 

30

Woody Point to Scarborough

Wendy

 

DW

 

31/2

Victorian Alps

Phil

5522 9702

TW

 

Nov 5/7

Northern NSW

Paul

0412 339311

BC

 

14

Purlingbrook Falls to Appletree Park

Kerrianne

5597 6160

DW

 

15

BCBC Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

19

John Toohey Society – The Boardwalk

Phil

5522 9702

 

 

20

Stairway Falls via Bull Ant Spur

Paul

0412 339311

DW

 

27

Enoggera Creek Walk at the Gap

Needed

 

SW

 

28

Burleigh to Fleays Sanctuary

Pat

3366 1956

DW

 

Dec 4

Christmas Party

Needed

 

Soc

 

12

Mt Mathieson

Rosemary

3343 1332

DW

 

13

BCBC Meeting

Desley

3369 5530

Meet

 

17

John Toohey Society – The Waterfront

Phil

5522 9702

 

 

27

Gold Coast Hinterland

Liz

3356 4874

DW

 

 

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The latest information is contained on the "Event Calendar" and the "What's New" and "Coming Events" pages of this site.

KEY – Walk Types

D/W

Day Walk

 

½ D/W

Half Day Walk

O/N

Over Nighter

 

B/C

Base Camp

T/W

Through Walk

 

C/W

City Walk

TRN

Training

 

S&T

Safety & Training

FMR

Federation Mountain Rescue

 

SOC/SW

Social/Social Walk

 

KEY – Walk Gradings

Distance

Terrain

Fitness/Endurance

Short Under 10km per day

1 - Smooth reasonably flat path

1 - Basic - Suitable for beginners. Up to 4 hours walking. Flat

 

2 - Graded path/track with minor obstacles

2 - Basic - Suitable for beginners. Up to 4 hours walking. Minor Hills

Medium 10-15km per day

3 - Graded track with obstacles such as rock, roots, fallen debris or creek crossings

3 - Easy - Suitable for beginners. Up to 5 hours walking. Undulating terrain

 

4 - Rough unformed track or open terrain with obstacles such as rock, roots, fallen debris or creek crossings

4 - Easy - Suitable for beginners. Up to 5 hours walking. Up to 300m gain/loss per day

Long 15-20 km per day

5 - Rough or rocky terrain with small climbs using hands or rock hopping

5 - Moderate - Up to 6 hours walking. Up to 450m gain/loss per day. Agility required

 

6 - Steep, rough or rocky terrain with large climbs using hands or rock hopping

6 - Moderate - Up to 6 hours walking. Up to 600m gain/loss per day. Agility required

Extra Long Over 20 km per day

7 - Climb/descend steep rock using hands or footholds. May be some exposure. Good upper body strength

7 - High - Up to 8 hours walking. Up to 750m gain/loss per day. High fitness. Endurance and agility required

 

8 - Climb/descend near vertical rock with exposure. Climbing skills may be required

8 - High - Up to 8 hours walking. Up to 1000m gain/loss per day. High fitness. Endurance and agility required

 

9 - Sustained climbing or descending of vertical or near vertical rock with exposure. Advanced climbing skills required. Good upper body strength

9 - Challenging - Up to 12 hours walking. Over 1000m gain/loss per day. Very high fitness. Endurance and agility required

Example: M48 is a medium walk 10 to 15kms long, over unformed rough ground with obstacles, in which the trip is hard or strenuous for fit walkers requiring agility and endurance.

 

The Calendar is subject to change at any time.

 

 

 

WARNING: All persons, adult or child, member or visitor, undertakes all activities of the Club at their own risk.

The club is not in a position to even state that all care will be taken.

 

 

 

 

Please Read The Important Notice Below.

 

RELEASE, WAIVER & INDEMNIFICATION

 

All persons, adult or child, member or visitor, undertake all activities of the Association at their own risk. The Association is not even in a position to even state that all care will be taken.

I the undersigned, hereby take action for myself, my executors, administrators, heirs, next of kin, successors and assigns as follows.

I waiver, release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless the following from any and all liability, responsibility and claims, for my death, disability, personal injury, property damage, property theft or actions of any kind which may hereafter result from my participation in any activity of the Brisbane Catholic Bushwalking Club Inc.

The Brisbane Catholic Bushwalking Club Inc.

The Management Committee of the Brisbane Catholic Bushwalking Club Inc.

The leader of any activity of the Brisbane Catholic Bushwalking Club Inc.

All members of the Brisbane Catholic Bushwalking Club Inc.

I acknowledge that activities of the Brisbane Catholic Bushwalking Club Inc. carry with them the potential for death, serious injury and property loss.

I hereby assume any and all risks associated with participating in any activity of the Brisbane Catholic Bushwalking Club Inc.

 

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