Victorian High Country – 15-28 March 2020

Victorian High Country – 15-28 March 2020

Meet: The trip will commence in Bright (at a point to be determined) on Sunday the 15th and end at Sheepyard Flat on Saturday the 28th. This will allow those people who have to work to use the minimum amount of their holidays. Adelaide to Bright and Sheepyard Flat to Adelaide are both about 10 hours driving.

Cost: $20 per vehicle per day

Accommodation: Swags, tents, camper trailers and SMALL, single axle, genuine off road caravans are all OK. We will be travelling on the Dargo High Plains Road where there is a long, steep descent into Dargo. It is highly recommended by Parks Victoria that full size caravans do not attempt the road.

Restrictions/Limitations: No pets or fire arms and fire restrictions will be in force. This trip is restricted to a driver skill level of Intermediate or higher. There will be steep, rocky ascents and descents and deep river crossings.

Notes: This trip is limited to a maximum of 10 vehicles. (Leader plus 9).
Vehicles must have low range and high clearance.
It will be a base camp trip with daily excursions to the icon tracks in the area.
Base camping will be in Dargo, Knockwood (near Jamison) and Sheepyard Flat (just off the Mansfield to Mt Buller Rd.) Most campsites will be free.

Each vehicle will be required to carry a full set of recovery and safety equipment. A list will be given to each participant.

Trip Leader: Trevor & Barbara