PO Box 31, Red Hill, Q 4059

BRISBANE CATHOLIC BUSHWALKING CLUB

FRIDAY 6 – WEDNESDAY 11 DECEMBER, KOSCIUSZKO, WALK IN BASECAMP

FRIDAY 6 - WEDNESDAY 11 DECEMBER, 

KOSCIUSZKO, 

WALK IN BASECAMP

 

Leader:   Phil 0416 650 160

 

This is a great walk. A 4 day trip to the roof top of Australia. 

 

The proposed itinerary is as follows

Day 1 Thurs 5th am  fly to Canberra & Virgin VA1210 8.50

           am to 11.40 am  cost $209

                           pm drive  Thredbo 4 hours  (220 km)

                           pm stay at Thredbo motel

Day 2 Fri    7th    Thredbo to Mt Townsend via Kossie, 12  km

Day 3 Sat   8th    Mt Townsend to Watsons Crag via Club Lake,                         9 km

Day 4 Sun         am Watsons Crag to Charlotte Pass, 11 km

Day 5  Mon         am Charlotte Pass to Thredbo via Rawson

                      Pass, 15 km

                           Spend night at Thredbo area

Day 6 Tues        Spare Day if we get delayed on the range –

                           Tiddinbilla area or ???

Day 7 Wed         am drive Thredbo to Canberra, 220 km

                           pm  catch flights about 3 pm on Wednesday

                           back to Brisbane.

                           Flight Jetstar JQ657 5.20 pm to 6.00pm –

                           costs about $100

 

If you have wanted to do a spot of Alpine walking this is your chance to do it. Please note you need tents, sleeping bags etc etc and full wet weather gear as conditions can change quickly. The numbers on the walk will probably be about 6 people.