By | Extended Walk

To all EEWG members,

Please find details of the next extended walk at Toolangi. Please reply to Tony
( ) if interested in attending.


Ann Kennedy
Eltham and Environs Walking Group


Notes on the walk are attached. Please come along and support Kaye McRae who has organised this walk for us.

Car Pooling will be at the Little Eltham Theatre at 8.30 a.m., not 9.00 a.m. as per our walk schedule.

The walk will commence at approximately 9.30 a.m. from the Castella Central Park (turn right at the cross roads of Melba Highway and Healesville/Kinglake Road) and the Park is on the left. Melway reference Page 10 P 2. There are toilets at the Park.

After the walk we will drive into Toolangi for lunch at the Toolangi Tavern. (approximately 12.30 p.m.)

If you could please let Tony Stutterd ( ) know by Sunday, 1st October, if you plan to attend and have lunch at the Toolangi Tavern.
Menu attached. They also offer Seniors prices of 2 courses for $16.00 or 3 courses for $20.00.

It would also be helpful to let Tony know if you plan to meet at the carpooling at Little Eltham Theatre of go direct to the start of the walk.

Wilma Waters


Beechworth Short Walking Holiday Information

By | Short Hoildays

To all Members,
I am happy to organise a 5 day/4 night trip to Beechworth – country Victoria during April, 2018. The dates I am suggesting are from Wednesday, 18th April to Sunday, 22nd April.

Please read the attached notice for information on the proposed trip.

If you are interested in taking part could you please let me know by email by Friday, 6th October. This would enable me to reserve suitable accommodation as Autumn is quite a busy time in the area. This is an “expression of interest” only at this time and confirmation would be by actually booking your accommodation. 

There are some Members who had already informed me of their interest. I will communicate with you individually.


Wilma Waters

BEECHWORTH – possible trip 2018.

HF Walking Holiday

By | Overseas Hoildays
To all EEWG members,

At the AGM, Harry mentioned he and Vera were planning to do a HF walking holiday
next year.  He has sent through the details below for those interested.

Ann Kennedy
Eltham and Environs Walking Group 

We are  ready to book an HF holiday in the South Downs of the UK. The holiday is
called “Guided walking at Abingworth” trip code AWBOB It is a 4 day walking holiday
commencing on 28 May 2018at a cost of 465 pounds (approx $800 per person) There are
three levels of walking per day, 10k, 14k or 19k, your choice.
Please contact me at if you are interested, It would be
wise to book ASAP due to the popularity of the walks.

Harry Snelders

Exploratory Walk Wednesday  September 13th. A stroll around Whittlesea.

By | Explore Walk

Exploratory Walk Wednesday  September 13th. A stroll around Whittlesea.

Car pooling from Diamond Valley Sports Complex car park at 9.00am for a 30 minute drive along Yan Yean and Plenty Roads to Whittlesea. The walk commences from the car park outside the Whittlesea Tennis Courts in Laurel Street, just across the road from Whittlesea Secondary College.(Melway: 246 H9). The walk caters for both easy and moderate participants, so please come along.

The walk takes in older Whittlesea, with sweeping views across the town and beyond (Not the easy people).Then onto the newer parts, strolling along Bruces Creek and hopefully a few water birds. We then make our way to the town centre for coffee and refreshment. From the shops it’s a short stint back to the cars.

Aprox. 7.5 kms / 2 hrs. See you then.