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Notices for Members

MBW Goes Video!
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With the continuing restrictions, for good reason, on the meeting in groups, Melbourne Bushwalkers has started the move to video presentations for its regular Wednesday night "Wine and Cheese" presentations. Over the next few months we will be presenting a series of talks by video link using the Google Meets platform.

Coming presentations are:
* Wednesday, 3rd June - Escape on the Great South West Walk by Ian Mair;

For more information on these presentations contact the Webmaster on

Source: Social Secretary

Reminder - 2020-21 Subscriptions now due
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In difficult circumstances that time of the year has come again and Subscription Renewal for 2020-21 is now due for the Club's Financial Year starting from 1st April. I am please to let you know that the recent AGM approved the recommendation that there be no increase in subscription level again this year.

All members have been forwarded a personal email. A copy of the Subscription Renewal Form with subscription amounts and payment options can be downloaded from the website downloads page or by using the More Information ..." link below.

Thank you for your continued support.

Source: Membership Secretary

COVID-19 - Clubrooms Closed
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Our clubrooms at the Mission to Seafarers, Victoria will be closed due to management concerns for the risk to public safety.

All club meetings on Wednesday nights are cancelled,until further notice, including Meet and Greet for visitors.

Members wishing to contact club officers or Committee can find the email address details in the Members' Area of the website.

If you have difficulty with making contact send a message to

Source: President

EoI: Base Camp - Snake Island, 31 Oct - 3 Nov
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Dates: : 31st October - 3rd November (Cup Weekend).
Depart PORT WELSHPOOL at 10:30 am Saturday 31st October by charter boat for the island.
The cost is $120 pp and payable to the boatman on the day. The trip is approx 30 minutes.
The accommodation is free - we can use the Cattlemen's Association dorms or camp.
We will be picked up on Tuesday 3rd November at 11 am, giving us time to find a country pub to watch the Melbourne Cup.
This is ideal for members who are new to base camping. The day walks will vary in length, there will be opportunities for ocean dips, and the atmosphere is always convivial.

Please contact SUSAN MAUGHAN, for more information-

Source: Susan Maughan

EoI - Little Desert NP, 14-18 September
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I am seeking your early Expressions of Interest to participate in a base Camp and walks at Little Desert National Park. Bookings are open and deposit will be due immediately upon receiving a confirmation email that you are listed on the Camp (See costs below). To submit your Expression of Interest, or to seek further information, email Raf Makary.

Please follow the "More Information....: link for full details.

Source: Raf Makary