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Lifted but not Locked..! Fremantle Fishing Charter

Trip Leader:  Murray Baskerville

Co Trip Leader:  Dave Morrison

Date:   Saturday 16th Feb    

17 Members met5.45am for a 6am start  at Jetty 3 Capo D’Orlando Drive Fremantle  

Perfect day. Blue skies.  Warm. 

   

Charter Boat travelled out to an area near Rottnest Island. Started out smooth in lee of islands

       

but in no time the ocean was rough  and soon some members were feeling the effect...

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Conto Campground Australia Day Weekend

Trip Leader:        Murray Baskerville

Co Trip Leader:  Peter Fry

Date:                 26 Jan - 28 Jan 2019

Campers:         Murray & Rachel, Lyn & Peter, Sandy & Paull, Jean & Don, Teresa & Bob,                                 Thomas, Raelene & Neil, Peter C, Glenn, Bruce & Judith.

Over the Australia Day weekend we stayed at...

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Hunt’s Wells Trip # 287 

Date:  Sunday 9th December 2018

Trip Leader :  Gary Arcus

The settlement of York had been established by the mid-1830’s and John Septimus Roe was the first European to explore the region to the East of this settlement in 1836 and was followed by Henry Maxwell Lefroy in 1863.

It was however a later arrival, Charles Cooke Hunt, who did the most to open up more of this eastern area. Charles Hunt lead four expeditions between 1864 and 1866 and while these forays did not discover...

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McBeg Update

Just in from our Past Environment Officer Tony Weldon. Each of you receiving this email, and the second one, helped the Club’s work at Wungong Regional Park (McBEG) behind Byford when we were undertaking the restoration of the gravel pit and adjacent old crop duster’s airstrip. In October this year, the Club went up to Wungong for some more work and had a look at the two areas. Must admit I was stunned and had tears in...
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2018 Nambung Country Music Muster

Trip Leader: Peter Fry Destination:   Nambung Station    2269 Wongonderrah Road, CERVANTES, WA 6511 Date:  Thursday 25th October to 4pm Sunday 28th October 2018

     

New members Chris and Jenni joined Lyn and Peter Fry (Trip leader) and headed to Nambung Station 166Kms N-W of Perth for the four day Music Festival. This area has one bar to three bars of Telstra reception but mostly out of range of phone, and being inland from Cervantes . I suspect too many phones were vying for...

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HARVEY JAUNT An Apprentice Locked and Lifted Tour

Trip Leader : Paul Ryan

Co Trip Leader : Marie Murphy

Date : 13th October 2018

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Convoy: Ivan Cifuentes, Rachel Theunissen, Matt Ryan, Joe Metcalf, Rick Lazar, Paolo Solera, Kim Nguyen, Mark and Vicky Buntine, Pam Abbott and friend.

Visitors - Mick and Brodie Jolly,  Glen Cleaver, Nick and Mylene Marsden,  Phil Burton his daughter and two of her friends, Shachar Marom and his son.

Trip Rationale:  Apprentice locked and lifted tour.  Trip...

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Piston Broke Awards… A snippet of Club history.

Presented by Tony Weldon. September  Meeting 2018

Tony and Stella are Life Members with a 28yr membership. 

"This Club for generations had two major awards, the Ian Lockhart award, named after       our founder and first president and, since 1989, the Piston Broke award.

The latter has been awarded to the person or persons who have most comprehensively stuffed up and/or caused the greatest amusement for other Club members on a Club run or event.

Classic examples...

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