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.

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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Trip 240 Mangowine Concert, Nungarin

EVENT: Event 240 - MANGOWINE CONCERT NUNGARIN EVENT TYPE: General Club Trips DATE: 29 Sep 2017 to 01 Oct 2017 DURATION: 2 Nights Friday 29th September we headed towards Nungarin to the Mangowine Home stead Several of us met at the Shell Garage on the TOODJAY TO GooMALLING Rd. We travelled in convoy to Dowerin where we stopped at their delightful Bakery for lunch. Jan and Roger caught up with and we all proceeded to the Station. Guy and Wendy where already there set and waiting for us to arrive. The rest of our group of 19 arrived in drips and...
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Adelaide Road in the Wet

Trip Leaders:  Mark & Julie Myles

  Mark and had watched the rain in the preceding week with mounting anticipation (anxiety).  Being the school holidays we were able to head down to Marg’s for a leisurely pre-trip week enabling us to complete a quick recky.  We discovered vast areas of water and continuing rainfall.   Most of the participants headed down to the (beautiful) Big Valley Campsite in Rosa Brook on the Friday night, gathering at 6pm at Colonial Brewery for the awesome $10 pizza night.  Pizzas and a sneaky pint...

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NULLARBOR MUSTER – RAWLINNA

Listed Club trip with  2 cars going:   Brinkleys and Janine

We left the remainder of the Youanmi Trip after Mt Elvire Homestead and moved on for a real cup of great coffee to the Achievable Outback Cafe at Menzies .

South to Kalgoorlie to a huge free campsite at Douglas Lake just 11km from Kal along the Great Eastern Highway to meet with others heading to Rawlinna...mainly in caravans.

Eastern Goldfields Club took us under their wing and led us out to their reserved area at the Muster on Rawlinna Station.  They attend every year and...

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