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Tracks and Trails of Bass Coast and South Gippsland

The times provided are based on walking pace of 4km per hour. All times are approximate.

Easy

Bass Coast

Cape Paterson Foreshore (Cape Paterson)
Grantville Foreshore (Grantville)
Mangrove Boardwalk (Phillip Island)
Melaleuca Loop Oswin Roberts Reserve (Phillip Island)
Screw Creek Townsend Bluff Estuary (Inverloch)
Scenic Estate Conservation Reserve (Phillip Island)
Settlement Point (Corinella)
Swan Lake Trail (Phillip Island)
The Nobbies (Phillip Island)
Thompson Estate Natural Reserve (Inverloch)
Wonthaggi Bushland Reserve (Wonthaggi)

Easy

South Gippsland

Bald Hills Wetlands Walk (Ball Hills)
Baths Road Reserve (Mirboo North)
Foster Flora Reserve(Foster)
Hourigan Camp Walk (Yanakie)
Loch Village (Loch)
Olsen's Walk (Korumburra)
Outtrim Reserve (Outtrim)
Tarwin Lower Flora Reserve (Tarwin)
Toora Bird Hide Walk (Toora)
Walkerville Overlook walk (Walkerville)
Wetlands Walk (Leongatha)

Moderate

Bass Coast

Tank Hill Reserve (Wonthaggi)

South Gippsland

Hammans Bush Reserve (Leongatha)
Koonwarra Nature Reserve (Koonwarra)
Mount Nicoll (Fish Creek)
Wuchatsch Reserve (Nyora)

The times provided are based on walking pace of 4km per hour. All times are approximate.

Easy

Bass Coast

Ayr Creek Walk (Inverloch)
Corinella Foreshore Walk (Grantville)
Forrest Caves (Phillip Island)
San Remo Coastal Circuit
Scenic Estate Conservation Reserve (Phillip Island)
Wonthaggi East Area Rail Trail (Wonthaggi)
Wonthaggi Rifle Range Wetland Reserve (Wonthaggi)
Wonthaggi Wetlands Reserve (Wonthaggi)
Woodland Loop Oswin Roberts Reserve (Phillip Island)

South Gippsland

Skip Walk (Korumburra)

Moderate

Bass Coast

Mcillwrath Road Lookout (Phillip Island)
North Point Loop, Churchill Island (Phillip Island)

South Gippsland

Henry Littledyke Reserve (Poowong)
Limeburners Walk (Walkerville)
Loader Walk (Fish Creek)
Pioneer Reserve (Kongwak)

Difficult

Bass Coast

Kitty Miller Bay Walk (Ventnor)

The times provided are based on walking pace of 4km per hour. All times are approximate.

Easy

Bass Coast

Baxter Wetlands (Wonthaggi)
Coronet Bay to Corinella (Corinella)
Cowes East Heritage Walk (Cowes)
Cowes West Heritage Walk (Cowes)
Inverloch Foreshore (Inverloch)
Newhaven Historical Walk (Newhaven)
Oswin Roberts Circuit (Phillip Island)
The Gurdies Nature Conservation Reserve (The Gurdies)
Ventnor Beach Walk (Ventnor)

South Gippsland

Roy Henderson Path (Sandy Point)
Tarwin Lower - Venus Bay Pathway (Venus Bay)

Moderate

Bass Coast

Anderson to San Remo Pathway (Anderson)
Churchill Island Loop (Phillip Island)
Old Granite Quarry (Cape Woolamai)
Pinnacles (Cape Woolamai)
Pyramid Rock to Barrys Beach (Phillip Island)
State Coal Mine Central Area Tracks (Wonthaggi)
Wonthaggi Heathland and Coastal Reserve
(Wonthaggi)

South Gippsland

Andersons Inlet Walk (Venus bay)
Lyrebird Forest Walk (Mirboo North)
Point Smythe Nature Trail (Venus Bay)
Yanakie/Duck Point Loop (Yanakie)

The times provided are based on walking pace of 4km per hour. All times are approximate.

Bass Coast

Bass Coast Rail Trail (Wonthaggi - Woolamai)
Cape Woolamai Beacon Walk (Cape Woolamai)
Cape Woolamai Circuit (Cape Woolamai)
George Bass Coastal (San Remo - Kilcunda)
Rhyll Village (Rhyll)
Victorian Desalination Project Ecological Reserve Trails (Wonthaggi)

South Gippsland

Grand Ridge Rail Trail (Mirboo North - Boolara)
Great Southern Rail Trail (Leongatha - Port Welshpool)
Hoddle Mountain Trail (Fish Creek)
New Zealand Hill (Foster)
Wilsons Promontory National Park Trails

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Horses

Dogs allowed on lead

Toilets

Seating

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Walking Group - Easy

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Group

Meeting Point

When

Contact

Other Information

Island Wanderers Walking Group

Various meeting points, Phillip Island

9.30am Wednesday

Sally 0434 485 768

45 - 60 minutes duration
All abilities
Coffee afterwards

Newhaven Dog Walking Group

Various, Phillip Island

10am Saturday

Jill 0415 225 245

30-45 minute duration
Coffee afterwards

Ramblers

Front of Inverloch Community House (Hub)

9am Monday

Inverloch Community House
Sue - 0411 053 306

90 minute duration. Coffee afterwards
$2 donation to local community.
Community House membership required

San Remo Walkie Talkies

Foreshore Car Park
Marine Parade, San Remo

10am Friday

Bev 0499 990 587
bms512016@outlook.com

60 minute duration
Coffee afterwards

The Man Walk

Out the front of Alex Scott and Staff, Phillip Island

7am Friday

The Man Walk

Male Specific Group.
45-60 minute duration

WMG Walkers Group

Wonthaggi Medical Group

9.30am Tuesday

nurse2@wonthaggimedical.com.au

Under 30 minutes duration

Women Connect Walking Group

PICAL, Cowes

10am Thursday
Fortnightly

Women Connect
0416 970 687

Women Specific Group.
1 hour duration.
Morning tea provided

Walk with a Doc (Inverloch Healthcare)

Various around Inverloch

2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month

www.walkwithadoc.org
(03) 5674 2700
www.inverlochhealthcare.com.au

Walk with a local doctor
All-abilities
30-45 minutes duration

Walking Group - Moderate

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Group

Meeting Point

When

Contact

Other Information

Bass Coast Strollers

Various, Bass Coast

8:45am (during school terms 1 and 4) Monday 9:15am (during terms 3 and 4)

Jill 0417 100 223
jlandslwaters@gmail.com

4-5km slow-moderate pace.
Bush and trail walking.

Inverloch Walkie Talkies

Front of Inverloch Community House (Hub)

9am Monday

Inverloch Community House
Sue - 0411 053 306

90 minute duration. Coffee afterwards.
$2 donation to local community.
Community House membership required

LCH Wednesday Walkers Group

Leongatha Community House

9.30am Wednesday

Leongatha Community House
(03) 5662 3962

45 - 60 minutes duration
Dog & Pram friendly
Coffee Afterwards

Sea Salt Walkers

Cape Paterson Tavern

9.30am Wednesday

ellencarter207@gmail.com

45-60 minutes duration
Coffee Afterwards

Walking/Running Group - Challenging

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Group

Meeting Place

When

Contact

Other Information

Bass Coast Strollers

Various, Bass Coast

Monday 8:45am (during school terms 1 and 4) Monday 9:15am (during terms 3 and 4)

Bass Coast Strollers
Jill 0417 100 223
jlandslwaters@gmail.com

Walk Calendar
10-12km moderate pace.
Membership Required

Peregrine Club Inc.

Various

Tuesday

Peregrine Club
David Laing - (03) 5678 0693 / 0411 049 708 secretary@peregrineclub.org.au

Walk Calendar
Membership Required

South Gippsland Walking & Adventure Club

Various across Bass Coast & South Gippsland

8.30am Tuesday (may vary)

South Gippsland Walking & Adventure Club
admin@sgwaac.org.au

8 - 12 km distance / 3-4 hours.
Tuesday Walks schedule
Membership Required

Wonthaggi Bush & Beach Walking Club

Various across Bass Coast

Tuesday

Wonthaggi Bush & Beach Walking Club
lynmitchard@dcsi.net.au
Lyn Mitchard 0429 665 962
Brenda Hyett 0432 194 343

10-12kms distance. Membership required

Wonthaggi Road Runners

5.45pm Monday
5.45pm Thursday

Various

0457 823 741
sullivan.glenn.m@edumail.vic.gov.au
www.facebook.com/groups/WonthaggiRoadRunners

Free social running group

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Cycling Groups - Casual Riders

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Group

Meeting Place

When

Contact

Other Information

Friendly Adult Bike Group

Mitchell House Wonthaggi

9.15am Monday

(03) 5672 3731
mitchellhouse@dcsi.net.au

Weekly social bike ride.
Bikes availble for use. Suitable for people new to riding.
Booking required

Cycling Groups - Serious Riders

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Group

Meeting Place

When

Contact

Other Information

Inverloch Coastal Crewzers

Front of Paul the Pieman, Inverloch

6.50am
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays

Inverloch Coaster Crewzers Facebook Group

40km loop
Start times - 6.50 am (slower group) 6.55am (faster) and 7.00am (fast group)
coffee afterwards

Leongatha Cycling Club

Leongatha

Various

www.leongathacycling.com
leongathacc@gmail.com

Membership Required

Phillip Island Cyclists

140-142 Thompson Ave, Cowes

7am, 7 days a week

Phillip Island Cyclists Facebook Group

50km distance
Coffee Afterwards

Prom Coast Mountain Bike Club

Foster

Various

ride@promcoastmtb.com.au
Melanie 0438 871 228

Membership Required

Angling Clubs

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Group

Location

Contact

Anderson Inlet Angling Club Inverloch

Inverloch

0417 116 645
aiacsecretary2020@gmail.com

Corinella Boating and Angling Club Inc

Bass

www.corinellafishing.com
0437 949 903
horses_r_us@bigpond.com

Leongatha Angling Club

Leongatha

Ross Drury 03 5662 2951
leongathaanglingclub@gmail.com

South Gippsland Game Fishing Club

Leongatha

Sharon Allen 0429 145 566
shazallen@live.com.au
www.facebook.com/SGGFC/

Walkerville Bluewater Boat and Angling Club

Sandy Point

Ian Trease 0427 644 386
ijtrease@dcsi.net.au

Surf Life Saving Clubs

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Group

Location

Contact

Inverloch Surf Life Saving Club

163 Surf Parade, Inverloch

www.islsc.org.au
Warren Cook 0413 613 407
info@islsc.org.au

Venus Bay Surf Life Saving Club

1 Surf Drive, Venus Bay

www.vbslsc.org.au
www.facebook.com/groups/6762461461/
Robyn Kaye 03 5663 7780 (Clubhouse) / 0419 898 937
info@vbslsc.org.au

Waratah Beach Surf Life Saving Club

130 Beach Parade, Sandy Point

www.waratahbeach.com.au
www.facebook.com/WBSLSC1963
Robert O'Brien 03 5684 1276 / 0407 858 616
info@waratahbeach.com.au

Woolamai Beach Surf Life Saving Club

End of Woolamai Beach Road, Cape Woolamai

woolamaibeach.asn.au
0467 475 263
secretary@woolamaibeach.asn.au

Yacht Clubs

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Group

Location

Contact

Newhaven Yacht Squadron Inc

Seaview Street, Newhaven

www.nys.com.au
Ms Patricia Street 03 5956 6122
info@nys.com.au

South Gippsland Yacht Club

The Esplanade, Inverloch

www.sgycinverloch.com.au
Mr John Fowler 5674 3323

Rhyll Yacht Club

Beach Road, Rhyll

www.rhyllyachtclub.org.au
rhyllyc@mcanda.com.au
Mr Ross Kenneally 0409 109 911

Other Groups

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Group

Location

Contact

Inverloch Windsurfing Club

Inverloch

www.inverlochwindsurf.org.au
0412 828 748
media@inverlochwindsurf.org.au

Phillip Island Boardriders Club Inc

Newhaven

Mr Bill Yusko 0431 341 850

The Turtle Smugglers
Open Water Swimming Group

5.30pm Tuesday & Thursday
9am Sunday
Rose Ave, Cowes

www.facebook.com/groups/turtlesmugglers

Landcare

There are plenty of opportunities to get active through your local landcare groups. Find your local landcare group by visiting South Gippsland Landcare network and Bass Coast Landcare.

Bird Watching

BirdLife Bass Coast - twice monthly outtings see this group stroll through the bush, around a wetlands, along a beach or in a forest.

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