Federation Walks Weekend

Walk area: Daylesford-Hepburn Springs

Registration: 15 June to 15 September

Registration fees:

  • Walk on Saturday and Sunday plus evening meal on Saturday $64
  • Walk Saturday only plus evening meal on Saturday $54
  • Walk on Saturday and Sunday – no meal $30
  • Walk on Saturday OR Sunday – no meal $20

Venue: Hepburn Primary School

Guest Speaker: David Bannear, goldfields archaeologist with Heritage Victoria

Walks Program:

Nominate 3 walks for each walking day. Places will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

#     Title                                                                         Grade      Duration

1      Blowhole and Bald Hill                                           Medium    5.5 hrs

2      Wombat Gully Walk                                              Medium    5.5 hrs

3      Mollongghip to Barkstead                                      Easy/Med  5.5 hrs

4      Creswick Waters Walk                                          Medium     5 hrs

5      Tarilta Creek, Six Chimneys and a Ruin                    Med/Hard   6 hrs

6      Breakneck Gorge and Jacksons Lookout                  Medium      5 hrs

7      Blowhole to Shepherds Flat                                   Medium      5 hrs

8      Leitches Creek Springs                                          Easy/Med    5 hrs

9      Mt Hope                                                             Medium      5 hrs

10    White Point Diggings                                             Easy          4 hrs

11    Mount Franklin to Jim Crow Creek                           Medium     3 hrs

12    Jacksons Lookout, Hunts Dam and Mineral Springs     Medium     3.5 hrs

13    Boots Gully – Charlesford Mine                                Medium      4.5 hrs

14    Central Springs to Tipperary Springs                       Easy           2.5 hrs

15    Chocolate Walk                                                   Medium      5 hrs

16    Domino Rail Trail                                                  Easy           3.5 hrs

17    Mr Hunts Chimney                                               Easy/Med    3.5 hrs

18    Daylesford Forests, Lakes & Falls                            Medium      5.5 hrs

19    Lake Daylesford to Bryces Flat                               Easy/Med    4.5 hrs

20    Mineral Springs & Gold mining relics                        Medium      4.5 hrs

For more information, visit http://www.fedwalks.org.au/.