Current TLCCV Club Trips & Activities



Up coming Trips/Activities

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Kids Outside PlayingAlison Williams
(Activity/Trip Leader)
 

Yarck Adventure Day
(Day Activity/Trip) 

Saturday 21 September 2019 (9:30am - 3:30pm)

A great fun day for the kids!

Kids Activity Day at Yarck:

  • Complete the Yarck Nature Walk & the Emu Eggs Walk
  • Learn how to use a compass
  • Catch a Yabby in our dam
  • Learn to light a fire and cook your own lunch
  • learn how to plant trees

To book for this exciting Adventure Day, please  click here

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ForgeVillellaForge Villella 
(Trip Leader)
 

Border Track SA / VIc
(Extended Weekend Trip)

Fri 27 - Mon 30 Sep, 2019

Trip - Medium (more difficult when wet)

We will travel north through Victorian and South Australian National and Conservation parks over 4 days.
People will have the option to travel up on the Thursday to stay at Goroke Caravan Park.
We will start our trip at Goroke Caravan Park at 9am to travel to Francis to the start of the border Track on the Friday.
From there we will head north through the Wyperfield NP, Ngarkat CP, Murray-Sunset NP and arrive at McCabes Corner on the Sunday spending the night along the Murray river.
Heading home on the Monday.

6 Vehicles

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AlisonWilliams 2Alison Williams 
(Trip Leader)
 

Native Orchids of the Brisbane Ranges
(Day Trip)

Sat 5 Oct, 2019

Trip - Easy

Explore the tracks in the Brisbane Ranges National Park and Stieglitz Historic Park.

Learn about our Native Orchids and view many of the 400 species of native plants found in this area.

Lunch will be a BBQ or picnic at one of the picnic areas.

8 Vehicles

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AlisonWilliams 2Alison Williams 
(Trip Leader) 

Anglesea Heath  - Wildflowers & Orchids
(Day Trip)

Sat 12 Oct, 2019

Trip - Easy, Medium if wet

Drive the tracks around Anglesea Heath, part of the Great Otway National Park, frequently stopping to view Native Orchids and Wildflowers.
Bring Morning Tea and a Picnic Lunch.
Dress for changeable weather and wear clean walking shoes - (everyones shoes will be brushed and sprayed
before entering Orchid areas.

8 Vehicles

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ChrisTreble
Chris Treble 
(Trip Leader)
 

November @ Robe SA
(Melb Cup Weekend Trip)

1 - 4 Nov, 2019

Trip Rating - Medium to Difficult (depending on conditions)

Arriving on the Friday in preparation for 4WDing along the beach, including Sand Dune driving at the Buggy Club on the 2 days of the Trip (Saturday & Sunday).

Saturday night we plan to go out for dinner to the local Chinese Restaurant or the Pub 

Sunday night, a simple BBQ dinner and catchup around the campfire at the caravan park.

Monday is a free day to explore around the beautiful sights of Robe.

9 Vehicles

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Garry Cooper 2
Garry Cooper 
(Trip Leader)
 

Portland Sand Dunes - Melbourne Cup Weekend
(Melb Cup Weekend Trip)

1 - 5 Nov, 2019

Trip Rating - Medium to Hard

Drive the only legal sand dunes in Victoria to test your skills. Sand driving Saturday and Sunday.

3 metre high sand flags compulsory.

Day drive Monday.

To allow time to process paperwork entry forms for the trip need to be in the hands of the Trip Leader by end of September.

Cost of trip is $50.00 per vehicle (payable online) plus $12.00 for purchase of firewood (payable by cash on the weekend).

10 Vehicles

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ChrisAtkins AlisonHilton2bChris Atkins & Alison Hilton 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Yackandandah Gourmet 4WD Long Weekend
(Melb Cup Weekend Trip)

1 - 5 Nov, 2019

Trip Rating - Medium to Difficult

Base camping on a Private farm at Allan’s Flat with magnificent 360° views farm has wine grapes, pistachios, orchard, chickens and cows. Porta loos onsite.
Optional access to accommodation three rooms available (extra cost). 3 days 4WDing.
Mt Murray. Eskdale Spur the longest single decent in Victoria.
Local little know tracks in Yackandandah back country.
Gourmet 3 course Dinner on Saturday night.
Indigo and Gapsted wine tastings and sales.

approx $150 per person

8 Vehicles

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Eric BishopAlisonWilliams 2
Eric Bishop & Alsion Williams 
(Activity Organisers)
 

Bunyip Bushfire Recovery - Regeneration & Planting Day

(Day Activity)

Sat 9 Nov, 2019

TLCCV members and Clifton Springs Garden Club members have been growing plants for the families affected by fire in the Bunyip area.

Join us as we help families to select plants and rejuvenate their gardens.

Bring gardening gloves, trowel, fork or a watering can.

 All TLCCV members welcome

(Click on Activity Organisers photo to register)

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JamesClark smJames Clark 
(Trip Leader)a
 

Aberfeldy Adventure  

(Weekend Trip)

16 - 17 Nov, 2019

Trip Rating - Difficult

Explore the exciting 4WD tracks near the Aberfeldy River, including a visit to O'Tooles Flat, plus take in the views as we descend the famous 12 switchbacks on Trigg Track, just north of the old mining town of Walhalla.

8 Vehicles

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Viv BazGardnerViv & Baz Gardner 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Nunniong on High Plains - Trip 1
(Weekend Trip)

22 - 24 Nov, 2019

Trip Rating - Medium - difficult if wet

We will be exploring the area driving Forest Roads and Tracks. Please bring all your camping gear, Food and Drinks. Warm Clothes.

6 Vehicles

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ChrisAtkins AlisonHilton2bChris Atkins & Alison Hilton 
(Trip Leaders)
 

The Pinnacles, Dargo & Haunted Stream
(Weekend Trip)

6 - 8 Dec, 2019

Trip Rating - Medium to Difficult

Meeting in Stratford on Friday night or Saturday morning, our trip will be travelling to The Pinnacles , then onto Dargo for the evening.

Dinner at the Dargo Hotel on the Saturday evening.

The following day we will travel east along Haunted Steam which has 54 fords to traverse ending in Bruthen.

8 Vehicles

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JamesClark smJames Clark 
(Trip Leader)
 

Licola to Merrijig via The High Cone
(Weekend Trip)

7 - 8 Dec, 2019

Trip Rating - Difficult to Very Difficult

From Licola we will head for the Macalister River Valley and then the Blue Plains Spur Track to the High Cone.

On our way to Merrijig we will take Grimmes Track, Nobs Track and The Knobs Track before visiting Upper Jamison Hut and finish at Merrijig.

Come prepared to drive steep high country tracks.

6 Vehicles

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Viv BazGardnerViv & Baz Gardner 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Nunniong on High Plains - Trip 2
(Weekend Trip)

14 - 15 Dec, 2019

Trip Rating - Medium - difficult if wet

We will be exploring the area driving Forest Roads and Tracks. Please bring all your camping gear, Food and Drinks. Warm Clothes.

6 Vehicles

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ForgeVillellaForge Villella 
(Trip Leader)
 

Simpson Desert (Madigan Line)
(Outback Trip)

Sat 27 June - Sun 12 Jul, 2020

Trip - Medium to Difficult (outback travel)

Our trip will start in Melbourne & head to Birsdsville, visiting the sites along the way.

Our first adventure will be to 4WD over the famous Big Red. From here, we will head out to follow the Madigan line across the Northern Simpson, via Hays Track.

We will be remote for most of the journey, traversing the 1000 odd dunes along the way. The plan is to cross the desert in 7 days and ending the trip at Mt Dare.

Further details to be provided at the pre-trip briefing along with an pre-trip check list to help people prepare.The desert passes will need to be purchased for both the Simpson Desert, Sturt NP and Coongie Lakes NP.

Before applying through the website, please contact the Trip Leader to discuss.

4 Vehicles

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