Current TLCCV Club Trips & Activities



Up coming Trips

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JamesClark-smJames Clark 
(Trip Leader)
 

Aberfeldy Adventure
(Weekend Trip)  

16 - 17 December, 2017

Trip Rating - Medium to Difficult

Explore the exciting 4WD tracks near the Aberfeldy River, including a visit to O'Tooles Flat, plus take in the views as we descend the famous 12 switchbacks on Trigg Track, just north of the old mining town of Walhalla.

8 Vehicles

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Barry Vic GardnerViv & Baz Gardner 
(Trip Leaders)
 

New Years Eve Fireworks Sydney 2017/2018
(8 day Trip)

27 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan, 2018

Trip Rating - Easy

Viv & Baz are going - would you like to join them?

The New Years Eve fireworks will be viewed from Waverton Lookout.

Bookings need to be finalised by April 3 2017, as the park is filling fast.

Fees will be payable for the 6 day stop over at the National Park & need to be paid in full when booking. Trips have be planned during the stay at the National Park.  

For more details, contact Viv & Baz.

10 vehicles  - Bookings for this trip now closed

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LaurieHeidi-2Heidi & Laurie Miles
(Trip Leaders)
 

Tingaringy Trailer Trip
(Australia Day Weekend Trip)

26 - 28 Jan, 2018

Trip Rating - Medium (some interesting climbs on Tingaringy Tk) - weather dependant)

After leaving Orbost on Friday morning, we will head thru the Errinundra Plateau with our trailers in tow, and base camp on the Deddick River.

On Saturday, we will 4WD up to Mt Tingaringy, right on the VIC/NSW border. We will loop back down the Laurie Tk, crossing the Tingaringy Creek before returning to camp.

On Sunday, after reconnecting our trailers, we head down to McKillops Bridge, crossing the mighty Snowy River as well as visiting the Little river Gorge before heading home.

8 Vehicles

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Barry Vic GardnerViv & Baz Gardner 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Under the Southern Cross - Wabonga Plateau
(Australia Day Weekend Trip)

Fri 26 - 28 Jan, 2018

Trip Rating - Easy/Medium

We will be traveling thru the King Valley/Wabonga Plateau area on Forest Roads, Tracks and the Blacktop.

6 Vehicles 

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MattLilley smMatthew Lilley 
(Trip Leader)
 

Yarck and Surrounds
(Australia Day Weekend Trip)  

26 - 28 January, 2018

Trip Rating - Medium

Friday we will be exploring the Yarck property and driving all the tracks.... even the challenging ones!
Saturday will see us heading off property to Craigs Hut via Mt Stirling. From there we head past Bindaree Falls and Bindaree Hut.
Sunday morning we will check out some technical challenges.

6 Vehicles (4 places reserved for new members)

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JamesClark-smJames Clark 
(Trip Leader)
 

Mt Howitt Jamieson Valley
(Australia Day Weekend Trip)  

26 - 28 January, 2018

Trip Rating - Medium to Difficult

The trip will commence at Sheep Yard Flat and will travel to Bluff Hut, Lovicks Hut and Howitt Hut with an overnight camp on the Caledonia River.

On the Sunday we will complete the Caledonia Track, Butcher Country Track and the Malcalister River Track visitng the High Cone and Upper Jamieson Hut before camping on the Jamieson River.

On Sunday we will visit Wrens Flat and take the Mitchells and Stony Creek track before finishing on the Mansfield Woods Point Road.

6 Vehicles

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VeronicaInnis2Veronica Innis 
(Trip Leader)
 

Anglesea Ladies' Drive
(Day Trip)

Sat 10 February, 2018

Trip Rating - Easy to Medium (harder if wet)

Ladies, start your engines.

Veronica will lead a reasonably easy trip along the 4WD tracks in the Anglesea Heathland heading towards the back of Lorne for a picnic lunch.

There may be a few more challenging tracks in the Otways during the afternoon.

We will finish up back near Anglesea around 5.30pm.

Join us for dinner at the Anglesea Hotel (optional).

8 Vehicles 

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Barry Vic GardnerViv & Baz Gardner 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Blue Skies to Blue Rag
(Extended Weekend Trip)

Fri 23 - Mon 26 Feb, 2018

Trip Rating - Medium

We will travelling 3 days across the High Country tracks to Dargo.

Bush camping along the way.

4th day visiting Blue Rag Ridge line before heading home via Dargo on the blacktop. 

5 Vehicles 

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LaurieHeidi-2Heidi & Laurie Miles
(Trip Leaders)
 

Mirimbah Magic - 4WD, MTB & OziExplorer all in one!
(Weekend Trip)

24 - 25 Feb, 2018

Trip Rating - Easy (Medium in places ) - Great trip for new members

Come & enjoy a weekend with some great 4WDing & some MTBing for those fit members.

We will be base camping at Mirimbah (at the base of Mt Buller). Some of you may wish to sit around the campfire on Sat morning & listen to Laurie talk about the famus mapping software "OziExplorer".

We will be hitting the 4WD tracks as well, taking in the great climb up to Mt Stirling after visiting Howqua Gap Hut. Heidi will be heading off on her MTB to explore the amazing MTB trails around Mt Buller.
On Sunday, we will 4WD to Lake William Hovell & return via Pineapple Flat.

8 Vehicles

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Barry Vic GardnerViv & Baz Gardner 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Butcher Country/Macalister River - Recci
(Weekend Trip)

3 - 4 Mar, 2018

Trip Rating - Medium

We will be exploring tracks in the area & points of interesttravelling 3 days across the High Country tracks to Dargo.

6 Vehicles 

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LaurieHeidi-2Heidi & Laurie Miles
(Trip Leaders)
 

Davies High Plains Adventure
(Labour Day Weekend Trip)

10 - 12 Mar, 2018

Trip Rating - Medium to Hard (depending on weather conditions)

Situated in the far NE of Victoria, we will cross the mighty Murray River before climbing up onto Davies Plain. We will take in the views from Mt Pinnibar to Mt Kosciuszko, plus visit Davies Hut & camp on the picturesque Buckwong & Limstone Creeks.

8 Vehicles

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JamesClark-smJames Clark 
(Trip Leader)
 

Mt Murray, Blue Rag & Mayford
(Labour Day Weekend Trip)  

10 - 12 March, 2018

Trip Rating - Medium

Explore the Mt Selwyn area on the way to Mt Murray.

If the weather permits we will camp near the top of Mt Murray on the Saturday night.

On Sunday we will check out the magical views from Blue Rag, then head down the steep decent to camp on the Dargo River at the old Mayford townsite.

Monday will see us return to the Great Alpine way at Mt St Bernard where the trip will conclude.

6 Vehicles

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Alison RobDuffAlison & Robert Duff 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Wonnangatta & Beyond
(Weekend Trip)

17 - 18 Mar, 2018

Trip Rating - Medium

On this trip we will travel into the historic Wonnangatta Station via King Billy & Zeka Spur Tracks

We will take in the magnificent views along the way.

After exploring Wonnangatta, we will head out via Cynthia Range & up the famous Billy Goat Track, ending our trip at Licola.

7 Vehicles

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LaurieHeidi-2Heidi & Laurie Miles
(Trip Leaders)
 

VIC/SA Border Track
(Easter Weekend Trip)

30 Mar - 2 Apr, 2018

Trip Rating - Medium - depending on weather conditions

Travel through the sandy Wyperfeld Nat Park via Lake Albacutya, circling the Big desert via Ross Springs.

We will then travel through the 'Disputed Country' before crossing into SA & heading down the Vic/SA Border Track.

We will experience some interesting sand dunes & bog holes, before finishing in Nhill.

8 Vehicles

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Barry Vic GardnerViv & Baz Gardner 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Easter at Yarck Trip 1 - Mt Terrible
(Easter - Day Trip)

Sat 31 Mar, 2018

Trip Rating - Medium

We will be traveling thru Rubicon State Forest on Forest Roads and the Blacktop to Mt Terrible, then returning to the Yarck Hilton for the evening.

6 Vehicles 

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Barry Vic GardnerViv & Baz Gardner 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Easter at Yarck Trip 2 - Murrindindi Meander
(Easter - Day Trip)

Sun 1 Apr, 2018

Trip Rating - Medium

We will be traveling thru the Black Range Forest on forest roads/tracks visiting Jim's lookout and other points of interest and returning to Yarck for the evening.

6 Vehicles 

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Graeme VeronicaInnisGraeme & Veronica Innis 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Anglesea Day-Night
(Day Trip)

Sat 7 April, 2018

Trip Rating - Easy to Medium depending on weather

We will spend a couple of hours on the 4wd tracks in the Anglesea Hinterland before returning to the Anglesea Hotel for dinner.

In the dark after dinner, we will do the same tracks in reverse. (the opposite way, not driving backwards).

Trip will conclude in Anglesea around 10pm

8 Vehicles 

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Barry Vic GardnerViv & Baz Gardner 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Blue Rag in April
(Weekend Trip)

14 - 16 Apr, 2018

Trip Rating - Medium

We will be traveling in National Park. Their rules apply.
If you have not been to Blue Rag lately, here is your opportunity.
Sat traveling to Mt Freezeout where we will camp overnight.
Sunday Visiting Blue Rag and weather permitting going down to the Wongungurra river, then back up to camp at Mayford overnight .
Monday returning back to Melb via various tracks and the Blacktop visiting points of interest along the way

6 Vehicles 

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Barry Vic GardnerViv & Baz Gardner 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Tarra Valley Rainforest Trip
(Weekend Trip)

28 - 29 Apr, 2018

Trip Rating - Easy

On Saturday, we will be traveling on forest roads thru the Strezlecki Ranges arriving on Saturday afternoon to set up camp.
Sunday, we will be doing leisurely walks that are available with in the park.
Fern Gully, Suspension Bridge etc before heading back towards Melbourne via the freeway.

8 Vehicles 

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Barry Vic GardnerViv & Baz Gardner 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Visiting Craigs Hut
(Day Trip)

Sun 27 May, 2018

Trip Rating - Easy

We will be traveling to Craig's Hut returning back at Yarck.

6 Vehicles 

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Graeme VeronicaInnis
SaraMattLilley3
Graeme & Veronica Innis with Sara & Matt Liiley
(Trip Leaders)
 

Little Desert - McDonlad Hwy
(Quuens Birthday Weekend Trip)

Sat 9 - Sun 10 June, 2018

Trip Rating - Easy to Medium

Starting at 2.30pm is the Saturday afternoon drive into the National Park which will include a night drive.


Sunday will be a full day travelling the McDonald Hwy and other tracks through the Western section of Little Desert. Carry sufficient water and food for a couple of days just in case.

16 Vehicles - 2 convoys 

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