How to

Want to

- improve your fitness
- explore national parks, reserves and wilderness
- meet new people
- learn bush craft and navigation?



The Canberra Bushwalking Club offers all this and more, with an activity program that caters for all levels of experience. Our walk leaders are experienced and know the best places to walk around Canberra and further afield; they will be happy to share their knowledge with you.

In a typical week, the Club program might offer you

- an evening walk of about two hours to one of the hilltops in the Canberra urban area
- a day walk in a national park or reserve on tracks and through grasslands
- a more challenging day walk exploring a creek that cascades through rain forest
- a weekend walk to, say, the Budawangs, an area of spectacular cliffs, caves and waterfalls.

The Club also offers extended activities - for example a series of day walks from budget accommodation in an alpine area, or a ten day, carry-everything adventure through remote parts of Kakadu. Other activities include cross-country skiing, canoeing, cycling and canyoning. The Club also runs classes on finding your way in the bush – map and compass navigation as well as GPS navigation.

Come for a walk with us if you are interested in becoming a member.


Saturday 6 December 2014 at 6pm - at the home of Doug Wright, 18 Beedham Place, Lyons

The club will provide: BBQs, salads, breads (available from 6.30pm) You provide: something to BBQ, drinks, plates, utensils, chairs.

Come along and celebrate the festive season with your CBC pals.


The November 2014 edition of the Newsletter is now available online. Members by now should have received an email with a link to it, and can also view it via the Members Page.

Articles in this issue include a review of Greening Australia's alpine weeds project.

Timothy grass


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