Mansfield, Wonnangatta valley, Blue Rag, Lake Cobbler trip
Mansfield is a 2 ½ hour drive from Melbourne (approx.). This trip will start at Mansfield on Friday morning and take 4 days to travel through the Victorian high country, visiting some of the high country’s most iconic locations. We will travel eastward from Mansfield to Sheepyard flat, then climb up into the alpine regions to the south of Mt Buller to Bluff Hut and then on to visit Lovicks hut. We will continue to Howitt hut and down into the Wonnangatta valley for the first night’s camp at the old Wonnangatta homestead site. (est distance 135 Km). Little now remains of the homestead apart from its foundations and a number of European trees.
Rutherglen Wine Trip
Trip Dates: September 2015, Evening Thursday 24th, Friday 25th, Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th
This trip is advertised early as tickets for presentation dinner and public tasting (see below) will be available late June and can be sold out quickly.
Trip standard: easy
MANSFIELD GATHERING -
COME AND CELEBRATE FWDV'S 40TH ANNIVERSARY
The 2015 Butcher Country trip is currently full but we are aware that sometimes participants plans change, so if you would go on a reserve list for this trip plise sign up below.
Driver Training theory session... Targeted at new members, but also open to members who have recently changed vehicles or need a refresher. This course is free to new members and a nominal charge is applicable for repeat members.
Club members are invited to join John and Prue Hasler for a weekend focussing on the some of the world’s taller trees, rainforest, rivers and creeks, native wildlife, birds and wildflowers, waterfalls, bushfire recovery, forest management and historic remnants of European history.
Walks, drives, talks, photography, plant identification, wildlife and bird watching - this is your chance to explore and learn about this marvellous bush that we can sometimes take for granted.
Butcher Country has become a RRCV tradition for Queens Birthday Weekend and its on again this year!
It’s a magical weekend in the Victorian High Country…. Don’t miss out, sign up on the web site early to secure you spot.
Many of the tracks close after this weekend and there is a chance of light dusting of snow so it’s a great opportunity to experience this majestic area before the winter sets in.