Weekend Walks for Women: The Yurrebilla Trail Stage 3 Hike 5th of July

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Athelstone

Ambers Gully Carpark

Gorge Rd

Athelstone, SA 5076

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Join us for the Yurrebilla Trail this year as we tackle this stunning trail (located just 12km from Adelaide city) in 3 stages. The third stage is approx 18-20km from Norton Summit to Athelstone via the mighty Black Hill and will take approx 7 hours to complete.

Tickets are discounted for members or $50pp plus booking fee for non-members.

To see our membership packages head to https://bigheartadventures.com.au/membership

For this walk you will need good physical fitness behind you - the track is rated Moderate to Hard - it is a hilly walk with plenty of challenges but amazing scenery to make it worth the effort ;)

You must have a good level of fitness for this walk!

We will remind you 2 days before the walk of the latest weather forecast - ensure you have adequate sun protection and wet weather gear - we cannot refund you if you do not have the gear needed. If you arrive ill-prepared our leaders can ask you not to walk for safety reasons.

Please bring:

  • Worn in comfortable walking shoes or boots

  • Day backpack (35 litre)

  • Filled water bottles (2+ litres)

  • Any personal medications/blister kit

  • Wet weather gear/sun protection (as per the forecast - we will remind you 48 hours before of the expected weather)

  • walking poles (highly recommended)

  • snacks (fruit, museli bars, trail mix, lollies)

We will provide refreshments (tea/coffee/hot choc) and a morning tea stop approx half way - please remember to advise us of any allergies before the walk so we can cater as best we can. We offer full cream milk or skim lactose free milk and gluten free snack options/light lunch options. Feel free to a few snacks to get you through and please eat breakfast before you walk :)

Transport from Athelstone to Norton Summit is included. The bus departs at 8am from the Ambers Gully Car Park on Gorge Road (a map will be emailed and texted to participants 48 hours prior to the walk). There are toilets in the park across the road from the Amber Gully car park and also at Norton Summit.

Look for the Big Heart Adventures car/flag when you park.

If the weather forecast is for extreme weather for the Adelaide Hills, this walk will be cancelled the day before.

Your Leaders for this walk are Lisa Murphy and Linda Hurcombe. Our leaders carry group first aid kits, emergency communication devices and are experienced and qualified bushwalking leaders.

Our walking program for 2020 is supporting MOSH in South Australia who minimise suicidal harm by offering support services to families and anyone affected by suicide. Help us to support our partner charity MOSH by making a donation either at time of booking or on the day thank you :) For more information on MOSH head to www.moshaustralia.org.au


FAQs


How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

You can contact Lisa Murphy on 0418 802 361

What's the refund policy?

Your ticket cost is non-refundable. If we cancel the walk due to extreme weather or other reasons beyond our control, we will refund you.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Minimum age requirement is 15 years old as long as an accompanying adult is coming - please check with Lisa if unsure.

BOOKING CONDITIONS FOR ALL BIG HEART ADVENTURES EVENTS FROM MAY 27th 2020 ONWARDS

All our events are subject to new booking conditions as we continue to maintain physical distancing requirements and the safety and well-being of our walkers and leaders. Maximum of 9 walkers and 1 leader in one group at any one time applies.

Please ensure you read and answer all questions during the booking process and understand the arrival procedure and policy for our walking events before buying your ticket.

Upon arrival at our events, all participants are required to temperature test and read the following questionnaire as part of the sign-in process for the event. If you answer yes to any of these questions you MUST NOT attend this event and contact us to cancel your ticket. A credit will be offered for use on a future event within 6 months of the event.

Big Heart Adventures is doing its part to actively control against the transmission of COVID-19 and other contagious illnesses. The well-being of our staff and participants is our highest priority, we do all that we can to provide a healthy and safe environment. This form must be read by all staff and participants prior to any trip or activity.

Please carefully read through the following questions:

  1. Have you returned to Australia from overseas in the last 14 days?

  2. Have you travelled from interstate in the last 14 days (excluding designated essential travellers)?

  3. Do you have any symptoms of a cold, flu, or virus? These include shortness of breath, feeling faint, coughing, high temperature?

  4. Have you been in a ‘COVID-19 declared area’ at the time of the declaration?

  5. Have you been in close contact with anyone that has been diagnosed with COVID-19, anyone that has come from a ‘declared area’, or anyone that has displayed symptoms of a cold, flu, or virus? Please note that you must have a medical doctor’s certificate post contact clearing you of a flu or virus.

  6. You must comply with the practices of good hygiene and social distancing. Does this cause you concern?

If you answer ‘yes’ to any questions above, or you are a designated essential traveller please speak to your Big Heart Adventures representative and do not attend this event. By answering ‘yes’ to any of these questions you will not be permitted to travel or participate in this trip or event.

For any queries at all please contact Big Heart Adventures - Ian (0488 083 337) or Lisa (0418 802 361).

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Athelstone

Ambers Gully Carpark

Gorge Rd

Athelstone, SA 5076

Australia

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Refund Policy

No Refunds

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