News

BTAC - Volunteers Needed 

Croanjingolong National Park

Parks Victoria need a lot of work to be done in this fantastic park. Camping from 10 June to 18 June is free. Parks Victoria will provide one to two BBQs over this period. Read more...

Goldfields Track - Yarra Ranges

Parks Victoria has asked BTAC if we can provide 12 volunteers to help with track clearing on Saturday, 13 May on the Goldfields Track in the Yarra Ranges. Read more...

Grampians Peak Trail

Excitement in the Grampians is building, as construction on the northern and southern sections of the Peaks Trail gets underway.
Parks Victoria is working with hikers to plan the most scenic walks through the area. Watch this video

Deer Hunting on Snake Island

The Victorian Government announced recently that it would allow a trial to hunt hog deer on the island for a two year period. Bushwalking Victoria has a number of concerns reagrding this proposal. Read more ...
 

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Starting & Running a Bushwalking Club

Acknowledgement

This document was prepared by the Bushwalking Victoria Board to assist with the formation and administration of new and existing bushwalking clubs. The board would like to thank the following people for their comments and useful discussion contributing to the document. This manual could not have been completed without their assistance.
Chris Towers, Fred Bover, Tony Walker, Sally Walker, Judy Hunter, Robyn Shingles, John Campbell and Hadi Hezaveh, Melbourne Bushwalkers and Bayside Bushwalking Club.

 
Below are the supporting appendices for download. There are two versions, one as used in the clubs and the other created in a Word document for clubs to customise with their own logo and use.