Wombeyan Caves and Yerranderie Township Long Weekend
THIS TRIP IS NOW FULL AS OF 8/3/19 – Leave our meeting place by 7.45am and travel to Goulburn, Taralga and then Wombeyan for morning tea and an optional 90 min cave tour of Wollondilly Cave. We will then take several trails including through Dingo Dell to Yerranderie to camp in the private town. Yerranderie Township is a privately owned historic township and wildlife sanctuary within a large volcanic (extinct) crater in the Blue Mountains National Park. It is 44kms west of Camden and on the opposite side of the Burragorang Valley. The camping area is within the village precincts and has showers and a flush toilet. Onsite firewood supplied by the caretaker. For a small fee a fascinating walking tour of the village can be arranged with the caretaker on arrival. For the more active and energetic there is a walking track up to the peak of the volcanic core with its stunning views. Requirements Basic driver training, basic recovery gear, UHF radio, good tyres, well maintained and reliable vehicle, camping gear including gas stove, food and water. Bowsaw / axe for track clearing. Happy hour supplies too. Fuel Full tank at start. Opportunity at Goulburn and Taralga to top up. Maps 1:25000 Richlands, Mt Armstrong, Bindook, Barrallier and Yerranderie. Comment You must enrol for the trip by using the website booking enrolment or ringing the Trip Leader. You must confirm with the Trip Leader one week prior to the trip that you are still participating. This trip is suitable for off-road camper trailers. These should be genuine off-road camper trailers, maintained in good condition (including brakes, bearings, tyres etc) and suitable for travel on fire trails. You must discuss with the Trip Leader if you intend to tow a trailer on this trip. There are charges applicable for the cave tour (optional), the private camping area at Yerranderie (where we will camp) and the town tour (optional). The cost of the cave tour is $24.00 per person. The cost of camping at Yerranderie is $14.00 per person per night. Yerranderie has showers, flushing toilets and the firewood is supplied. If you have any queries, please give me a call 0418 631 669. Must leave meeting point at 7.45 am sharp to make the 10 am cave tour. This will be a 2 night trip returning the Monday public holiday.