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Environment Day – Wungong Regional Park Track Clearing 2020

Date:  25th July 2020 Trip Coordinator:  Brett Anderson Convoy: Phil Burton, Les and Leith Hackett and children, Martijn Franke and Leanne Williams, Stephen Kalynuik, John and Jennifer Clark (Visitors), Tom Van Hall, Nick Flux, Bruce and Judith Brinkley. Objective of the Day: To drive a section of the Regional Park,  check the tracks  for clear access for DFES  and to clear where fallen trees impeded. Met in the Byford carpark of Hungry Jacks and Baked in Byford...(there had to be a bakery somewhere in the vicinity!!!). Great coffee and all the rest. Though B in B  had...
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Avon Valley Cookout Health Clinic 2020

Trip Leader: Rob Nankiville Co Trip: Peter Cole
Date: Friday 17 July to Sunday 19 July at the Ces Barrows Camping Ground (8 lucky adults and 2 kids were able to extend their stay until Monday)
There were 22 memberships on the attendance list – Unfortunately 3 cancelled prior to the event meaning we had a total of 19 Memberships including 1 visitor. (32 Adults & 5 Kids!!) In previous years only 5 or 6 people have turned up on the Friday and everyone else would join on the Saturday – This time, to everyone’s surprise...
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D’Entrecasteaux

Date:  22nd February 2020 – 6 nights

Trip Leaders:  Bob and Bridget Mcpherson ,

Convoy:             Peter Cole, Peter Macgill and Lyn , Muzz and Rachel Baskerville, Peter Mann, Tom Van Hall

As a background to this trip .... we were supposed to be doing a trip to a different area called ‘Balladonia to Baxter Memorial via Bilbunya Dunes’.   We have postponed the trip to October – this is our third postponement due to road closures – floods or...

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Conto Camp Australia Day 2020

Date:  Australia Day weekend  25- 26th January 2020 Trip Leader:  Murray Baskerville Convoy: Sue & Steve , Mark and Vicki, Jean & Don, Muzz & Rachel & Travis. Peter C. Bob & Bridget. Over the Australia Day weekend we headed down to Contos campground near Margaret River. We had a total of 21 people.   As most people were heading down on the Saturday everyone did their own thing with some visiting Injidup Natural Spa near Yallingup, others visiting Augusta,  and Pete checking out the nearby Jarrahdene campsite which he thought would be a good place to host...
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Santa Came to WillowBrook 2019

Trip Leader:  Murray Baskerville Co Trip:         David Morrison The Group:    11 Grandchildren  brought along  Neil & Raelene Hewer, Sue & Steve Clark, Kim & Gail Graieg, Sandy Higgins & Paull Laidlaw, Chris & Liz Whitehead, Bob & Teresa Gigenjack, Rachel Baskerville, Sue Morrison, Peter & Lyn Fry, Travis & Melissa Baskerville, Deb & Albert Rodgers On the 7th of December we had our annual Christmas party at Willowbrook. Most people arrived on the Friday night and a few went out to Bindoon for dinner. A total of 37 people joined us for the...
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Paul’s Bush Trip

Date: 2nd November 2019

Trip Leader: Paul Ryan

Co Trip:

Convoy: Rachel Theunissen, Rochelle and Dave Norcliffe, Paolo Solero, Les,

We all arrived at the Pinjarra Bakery at Pinjarra. 8 vehicles in all.

Paul then gave us our rules for the day and one of them was ‘not to do as he does…or follow Les’.!

First hill we came across Les went the wrong way but managed to back down the hill and go the 'right' way. 

Was VERY tricky the first hill.

Next was a decline and all went well.

Then a steep incline with a view I found a bit...

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Canning Stock Route

Trip Leader: Dave Morrison Date:   18th July Dave Jones. Muzz & Rachel Baskerville Ivan Cifuentes & Marie Murphy. Dave, Muzz, Rachel and myself left from  WA4WD Association Gathering at Karratha on Monday the 15 July and met up with Ivan and Marie at Port Hedland further north. Left Wolf Creek Crater camp ground @ 8am after having a look at the Crater and photos taken. Short run out of the camp area was smooth but soon hit the corrugations and all agreed to lower tyre pressures. This was a wise...
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