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A Waterfall Experience Opportunity Not to Be Missed! 

Mick Webster has a walk on this Sunday in Chiltern Mt Pilot NP to spectacular and rarely visited Clear Creek Falls near Eldorado

Click the image below to find out more and book in

From October 23, 2016 9:00 am until October 23, 2016 3:00 pm


Some Recent Club Highlights

Cape to Cape walk in Western Australia 

5 members led by Iris Joss walked the 140km Cape to Cape walk in Western Australia - read the trip report by Iris Joss here

Another group of four led by Bill Krautz walked a tough section of the Heysen Trail in South Australia,

The High Country Rail Trail from Koetong to Shelley was walked recently by a group of 4 led by Iris - read the trip report by Iris Joss here

Tony Marsh led a party of 5 to Pine Mountain on Oct 17 - this is probably the event you are glad you didnt get out of bed for! read the trip report by Tony Marsh here

Hans has headed off on a Nullabor plain odyssey and posted some photos on his Facebook events today..

Canoeing Season 2016-17

Due to extremely high levels on the Murray we have had to cancel the first two canoeing after work events on thursday evenings

However Pizza at Bonettis's Oct 14 still happened and about 21 members and friends were in attendance - no photos to show you sadly

We are going to run a training event for all levels beginner to leader on Saturday Oct 29 probably at Bowna Reserve - more info available soon.

Christmas 2016 Celebrations

Sasho will be offering his traditional December paddle from the weir wall to Noreuil Park followed by an organised lunch in the shade.

We will be once again holding a camping and paddling weekend at Bundalong on the fabulous Ovens River - MurrayRiver confluence.

There will also be an evening social function at Jenny and Tony Marsh's place 

MVB Committee Meeting #23 Monday 17th October

This meeting was held and minutes will be available asap

The clubs canoe policy was reviewed and a number of changes made - the updated version is now available on the clubs website accessible via the Policy, Canoeing, MVB Inc Canoeing Policy menu path. Comments are welcome from club members - the revised policy will be discussed further and ratified at a later committee meeting.

Club Membership

Financial Membership Total as at  October 20 2016 is 113

A warm welcome to Diana Johnston and Denise Kleinig to the Murray Valley Bushwalkers Inc

If you are currently unfinancial and would like to renew your membership (or join from scratch) and need help get in touch with Tony  on 0417687842 or email - note if you are unfinancial you can renew at any time of the year and will always get 12 months membership from the date of payment. 

Event Reports

Three new reports have been posted since the last bulletin - check them out here


 Murray Valley Bushwalkers Upcoming Events in Oct 21-Dec 9 2016
Click on an image to go to an event for more details and hit the Join button to register your interest with the leader

Committee Structure 2016/17

Office/Responsibility Encumbent Email


Hans Kaspers


Peter Presutti


Cheryl McCarten

Events Coordinator

Michelle Crofts


Jan Douglas


Ro Smith


Jenny Marsh

Full details of committee position holder and their duties can be found here


Tony Marsh