Current TLCCV Club Trips & Activities



Up coming Trips

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Barry Vic GardnerViv & Baz Gardner 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Tarra Valley Rainforest Trip
(Weekend Trip)

28 - 29 Apr, 2018

Trip Rating - Easy

On Saturday, we will be traveling on forest roads thru the Strezlecki Ranges arriving on Saturday afternoon to set up camp.
Sunday, we will be doing leisurely walks that are available with in the park.
Fern Gully, Suspension Bridge etc before heading back towards Melbourne via the freeway.

8 Vehicles 

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HarryKingHarry King 
(Trip Leader)
 

Madigan Line
(Extended Outback Trip)

28 Apr - 13 May, 2018

Trip Rating - Medium to Hard

We will be following the route taken by Cecil Madigan when he crossed the Northern Simpson using camels in 1939.

This is the most remote, least travelled and challenging of the recognised Simpson crossings with many large and difficult sand ridges to negotiate.

Some previous sand driving experience is recommended. The actual crossing is expected to take six to seven days.

Further details to be provided at the pre trip briefing

6 Vehicles 

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TLCCV 45th ANNIVERSARY Trip - Rawson 

Marcus BettyKunath
Marcus & Betty Kunath 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Walhalla Goldfields Rail Trail ( Bike)
(Day Trip)

Fri 4 May, 2018

Trip Rating - Medium

All aboard (your bike)- Erica to Thomson Railway Station on the Walhalla Gold Fields Rail Trail
A short rail trail in beautiful mountain countryside, featuring tall forests and the meandering Thomson River.

16Kms return; 300M Elevation

10 Riders 

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TLCCV 45th ANNIVERSARY Trip - Rawson 

Eric Bishop
Eric Bishop 
(Trip Leader)
 

Souvenir Mine
(Day Trip)

Sat 5 May, 2018

Trip Rating - Medium

A relatively easy drive and a walk down hill to the mine that is safe to enter and interesting for those that have not seen one before. It also includes an old Boarding House site which have Information sign boards explaining the history relating to these sites.

10 Vehicles 

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TLCCV 45th ANNIVERSARY Trip - Rawson 

TonyM MichaelM GeoffD
Tony Middleditch, Michael Martin & Geoff Dumaresq 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Donnelly's Creek Ramble
(Day Trip)

Sat 5 May, 2018

Trip Rating - Easy to Hard

Departing Rawson, we will stop on the Thompson wall to air down & morning tea.

Heading towards Merringtons Flat & up to Williamson Spur. We have a steep decent on Army Track to Store Point then follow Donnelly's Creek Track back to the main road.

Stopping at points of interest along the way.

Bring your own refreshments. Option of a split convoy (up to 2 x 10)

20 Vehicles 

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TLCCV 45th ANNIVERSARY Trip - Rawson 

Barry Vic Gardner
Viv & Baz Gardner 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Morningstar Water Wheel Wander
(Day Trip)

Sat 5 May, 2018

Trip Rating - Medium

Travelling from Rawson Caravan Park to the Morning Star Water Wheel and surrounding area via tracks and trails, then returning to Rawson Caravan Park.

8 Vehicles 

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TLCCV 45th ANNIVERSARY Trip - Rawson 

Marcus BettyKunath
Marcus & Betty Kunath 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Rawson 45th Birthday Bash
(Day Trip)

Sat 5 May, 2018

Trip Rating - Difficult

Exploring the region and tracks around Rawson / Aberfeldy / Walhalla.

7 Vehicles 

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TLCCV 45th ANNIVERSARY Trip - Rawson 

AndyMcGregor SharonChambers
Andy McGregor & Sharyn Chambers 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Get Dugout & Ruined
(Day Trip)

Sat 5 May, 2018

Trip Rating - Easy

A nice easy day trip out on the tracks to find an old dugout, a hut and ruins around Mt Baw Baw with time out for a packed picnic lunch.

8 Vehicles 

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TLCCV 45th ANNIVERSARY Trip - Rawson 

Eric Bishop
Eric Bishop 
(Trip Leader)
 

Aberfeldy Crossing
(Day Trip)

Sun 6 May, 2018

Trip Rating - Medium

Heading down O'Keefes Track, just north of Aberfeldy which takes us down to the Aberfeldy Crossing where we will park up read the Information Boards and walk along a track exposed specifically for the journey to old Hotel sites.

The trip is an easy one but there will be a fair bit of walking.

10 Vehicles 

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Barry Vic GardnerViv & Baz Gardner 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Visiting Craigs Hut
(Day Trip)

Sun 27 May, 2018

Trip Rating - Easy

We will be traveling to Craig's Hut returning back at Yarck.

6 Vehicles 

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Graeme VeronicaInnis
SaraMattLilley3
Graeme & Veronica Innis with Sara & Matt Liiley
(Trip Leaders)
 

Little Desert - McDonald Hwy
(Quuens Birthday Weekend Trip)

Sat 9 - Sun 10 June, 2018

Trip Rating - Easy to Medium

Starting at 2.30pm is the Saturday afternoon drive into the National Park which will include a night drive.


Sunday will be a full day travelling the McDonald Hwy and other tracks through the Western section of Little Desert. Carry sufficient water and food for a couple of days just in case.

16 Vehicles - 2 convoys 

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JamesClark-smJames Clark 
(Trip Leader)
 

Mt Skene South Side Snow Trip
(Weekend Trip)  

4 - 5 August, 2018

Trip Rating - Medium to Very Difficult - depending on snow

Starting in Licola this trip will tackle Mt Skene from the lesser used southern side of the mountain avoiding the crowds on the opposite side.

Come prepare to camp the night above the snow line as our final campsite will depend on snow conditions.

The trip will finish in Licola.

8 Vehicles

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Sara MattLilley and Sherry Savesen SimonMusteySara & Matt Lilley, with
Sherry Salvesen & Simon Mustey 

(Trip Leaders)
 

Lock Your Hubs Mt Skene Snow Trip
(Weekend Trip)

11 - 12 August, 2018

Trip Rating - Medium

A large, exciting and family friendly weekend trip to Mt Skene to experience some of the best snow driving in Victoria.

We will be based at Jamieson, from where we will travel up to Mt Skene to drive in the snow, have some fun, and then return to the Jamieson Courthouse Hotel and socialise!

New members are encouraged to come along, and vehicles will be split into two groups with two trips run concurrently to ensure that the large numbers of vehicles run smotthly.

 

20 vehicles (2 groups of 10) - 5 positions for new members 

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