News

Federation Walk - 28 & 29 October

Warburton

This years' Federation Walk is hosted by Melbourne Bushwalkers - planning is well ahead and bookings open on July 1. For further information follow this link.

Changes to the Packhorse Track

Many bushwalkers will have walked the delightful Packhorse Track that winds up through the forest from Howmans Gap to Falls Creek. There have been some changes to the track recently as part of Falls Creek's summer strategy. 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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Governance

Bushwalking Victoria is a volunteer run, not-for-profit incorporated association.  

Bushwalking Victoria is governed and administered by an elected Board of Management comprising office bearers and board members.  The current board members are:

Office Bearers

President: Peter Campbell - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Secretary: Mike Grant This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Treasurer: Robyn Shingles - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

General Board Members

Narges Adhami - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.i
Judy Hunter - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Julia Doughty - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Peter Conroy - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Bob Peterson - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 
 The following document sets out the role of the Board: pdfRole of the BWV Board of Management (215K)

Office bearer role statements

Board meeting dates for 2017/18

Currently the meeting occurs every third Tuesday of the month, except January.

18 July 2017
15 August 2017
19 September 2017
17 October 2017
21 November 2017
19 December 2017
20 February 2018
20 March 2018
17 April 2018
15 May 2018
19 June 2018
23 June 2018 (Leadership Forum and AGM) 

Bushwalking Victoria's Templestowe office is staffed on a part-time basis by Office Manager This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and Office Assistant This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The office is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. 
Bushwalking Victoria's key activities are managed by:

Publications and Newsletter Editor: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Search and Rescue Convener: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Bushwalking Tracks and Conservation Convenor: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Track Development Coordinator: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Track Maintenance and Conservation Projects Coordinator: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Land Management & Environment Consultant: tba
Insurance & Risk Management: contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Training: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

Bushwalking Australia

  • Peter Campbell
  • Mike Grant

Grampians Peak Trail Taskforce

John Petheram 

 
Association Registration No. A0002548Y.
Australian Business No. 88 344 633 037