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2019 camping trip

key dates

  • 16th, 17th wk end: sunny 27deg
  • 20th full moon
  • 2nd Mar - Georgia's 21st?
  • 7th Mar - new moon
  • 11th March return to work but Labour Day

itinerary Ia via east Gippsland no van

  • bushfire north of Buchan has closed the Gelantiipy Rd to local traffic only so Buchan is not possible

  • Melb - Buchan = 380km, 4.3hrs
  • Buchan - McKillops Bridge = 84km 1.5hrs
  • McKillops Bridge - The Gap Scenic Reserve = 60km, 1hr 40m
  • The Gap Scenic Reserve - Tathra = 200km, 2.5hrs
  • Tathra - Batemans Bay = 160km, 2hrs
  • Tathra - Thredbo = 200km, 2h 40m
  • Thredbo - home = 544km, 6h 20m

itinerary Ib via east Gippsland

  • Melb - Orbost = 400km, 4.5hrs
  • Orbost - The Gap Scenic Reserve = 84km 1.25hrs
  • The Gap Scenic Reserve - McKillops Bridge = 60km, 1hr 40m
  • The Gap Scenic Reserve - Tathra = 200km, 2.5hrs
  • Tathra - Batemans Bay = 160km, 2hrs
  • Tathra - Thredbo = 200km, 2h 40m
  • Thredbo - home = 544km, 6h 20m

itinerary II via Snowy Mtns no van

  • Melbourne - Mt Buffalo 343km, 4hrs via Milawa
  • Mt Buffalo - Geehi camp area 268km, 3hr 40min (or Corryong or Khancoban to shorten trip)
  • Geehi camp area - Thredbo 47km 1hr
  • Thredbo - Cooma 100km 1hr13m
  • Cooma - Bateman's Bay 3hr 240km

itinerary III via Snowy Mtns with van

  • Melbourne - Tumut 5hr 517km
  • Tumut - Long Plain camp ground Snowy Mtns (unpowered) 1.5hr 83km
  • Long Plain - Cooma 1h 50m 120km
  • Cooma - Bateman's Bay 3hr 240km
australia/vic/2019trip.txt · Last modified: 2019/02/11 13:56 by gary1