Category Archives: Day Trip

The cornerstone of our Club’s existence is the end of month Day Trip. Here you will find trip notes and photos of many trip the club has hosted over the years.

Captain Fawcett and Dwellingup #1

Trip leader: Ivan Cifuentes Members: Ivan & Marie Murphy , Joe Metcalf, Chris Kerry, Kim Nguyen, Mark Buntine, Dave Moore, Paolo Solera, Rick Lazar         History of the track: The Fawcett Track commemorates one of the districts early pioneers, Captain Theo Fawcett from Pinjarra. In spite of his holding of 10,000 acres at Pinjarra, and land being easily available, Captain Fawcett realised he and his family would require heavier land, so decided to look towards the other side of the Darling Range. It was here he decided to...
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Lennards Track 2018

Date:      Saturday 24th February, 2018. Trip Leader:  Paul Ryan Followers : Rachel Theunissen, Joe Metcalf and nephew Andrew, Gary, Nikki and Blake Hanley, Paolo Solera (visitor) Dave and Tina Moore, Kim Nguyen and friend, Mark Buntine andVicky Barnett , Janine Rosser, Ivan Cifuentes and Marie, Tom Van Hall, Pam Abbott, Benjamin Green (visitor) Phil Pusey And Wendy (visitors). Tail End Charlies : Bruce and Judith Brinkley

Trip Report:   Janine Rosser's Perspective

24th Feb-early Paul had us all gather at the  Southbound BP servo on the freeway not far from Baldivis, the shadows were...

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Tending the Tracks Initiative

An exciting way for the future. 4WD access though still protecting the areas we travel through. Eight Mitsi members participated throughout  the weekend from Guilderton to Jurien Bay. We learned a lot, gave valid input to the Forum,  and interestingly the coast care people attending also learned that most 4WDers are not careless or destructive....that most are like them ..wanting to keep the land in care for our future generations. Ray Cully's excellent article in  West Australian West Wheels Off Roading ...
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Israelite Bay Explorer

Date:       22nd to 30th January 2018

Trip Leaders:       Robert and Bridget McPherson Co-Trip Leader:     Bruce Brinkley Comfortable Tail End Charlie:    Peter Cole

This is the second time we’ve attempted to run this trip and been thwarted due to road closures.   Last year because of this, we had to change the trip to a completely different area – D’Entrecasteaux National Park.    This year, we actually got into Israelite Bay but still couldn’t see too much of what we’d planned for past...

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Happy (Big) Valley Trip Report – 2017

Trip Leader : Dave and Sue Morrison

Co Trip Leader:  Phil Wilton

Dates:   24 Nov 2017 to 26 Nov 2017

Main events on the Big Valley trip were as follows :

Members began arriving to the Big Valley Campsite, 46 Boronia Rd, Rosa Glen, during the week ending 25 November. Big Valley Caravan Park is a caravan park in the middle of a Margaret River working sheep farm.

There...

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KOORDA DRIVE IN

Trip Leader:       Rob Nankiville Co Trip Leader:  Gary Arcus October  27th – 29th 2017           The idea of our weekend in Koorda came about from a few members passing through Koorda on their way home from the Easter Four Lakes Tour earlier in the year. Once we realised that the big screen in the paddock was actually a working Drive In,  there was a chance to “relive” some memories from the...
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