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Notices for Members

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 info@mbw.org.au

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 - X-C Skiing - Bogong High Plains, 7-15 August
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Once again we have been offered the use of the Rover Chalet for a week’s X-C skiing. The chalet is an 11 km ski in from Falls Creek so is well away from the crowds. The chalet is well fitted out with a commercial grade kitchen, mattresses for sleeping on in the loft, internal toilets and hot showers. There is a washing machine and a drying room. 240v power so you can charge your phones even if reception is restricted.

To go in you need to have had experience on skis and to be able to carry a pack. The pack can be kept fairly light as you don’t need many clothes because you can wash and dry them up there.

See the online Preview for more details.

Source: Doug Pocock

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