Trip Reports

LRC Driver Training Sept 2017

LRC Driver Training Sept 2017 report coming   Difficulty Easy After the descent an oldie Ascending Downfall Firetrail 2 Ascending Downfall Firetrail Getting some air on the climb Lunch at the top of the first climb Morning Tea Practicing Hill Starts Talking...
Flinders Ranges April 2017

Flinders Ranges April 2017

Flinders Ranges The Flinders is a wonderful destination. Unfortunately, no amount of words or pictures can do the landscape justice – you just have to experience it. Our departure from Hall at 7am on Saturday for our two-week adventure into the Flinders Ranges went...
BLC August 2017 – Bundendore

BLC August 2017 – Bundendore

BLC – Café Woodworks Bungendore and Captains Flat Heritage Trail – 13 August 2017 The day kicked off with those travelling from Queanbeyan to Bungendore meeting in the carpark at Spotlight in Queanbeyan at around 9am, with the remainder joining the convoy along...
LRC Observation Rally – 8-9 July 2017

LRC Observation Rally – 8-9 July 2017

Observation Rally – 8-9 July 2017 The LRC mid-year social event  – observation rally and overnight stay at Jugiong, and dinner at The Sir George Thirty club members braved the elements to participate in the club’s mid-year social event. Meeting in chilly...
Series over the Simpson – May-June 2017

Series over the Simpson – May-June 2017

Series over the Simpson 2017 This was another Series based event put on by Peter Mercer for the serieus members of the club.  This includes those who have a passion for the old Land Rovers (and know-how to keep them running) and those who enjoy hanging out with them....
Murrumbidgee river (part 1) May 2017

Murrumbidgee river (part 1) May 2017

Murrumbidgee river (part 1) We launched our Murrumbidgee adventure on Saturday 27 May. The early morning was beautiful in a very Canberran way – cold and foggy, with the Brindabellas as a superb backdrop to the morning sky. After collecting the Koppe family, who were...
BLC April 2017

BLC April 2017

BLC April 2017 Our April BCL meeting commenced with our starting point round up at Spotlight carpark in Queanbeyan for a “brisk” departure of 10:00am. Due to the busy April trip schedule the attendees steadily whittled down to 3 interested parties – John & Jeff...
Majors Creek camping trip Easter 2017

Majors Creek camping trip Easter 2017

Easter 2017 at the Mercers’ place at Majors Creek Over the course of the weekend we had 16 vehicles and 38 folk join us – seems folk like slow moving base camps with a day trip here and there. What a great bunch to have over Easter at the Mercers at Majors...
Brindabellas for beginners April 2017

Brindabellas for beginners April 2017

Brindabellas for Beginners is a regular club outing led by Roger Quarterman. It’s a fairly gentle trip around some well known features of the Brindabella Ranges, intended to suit those who are either beginners at four-wheel driving or who may be more experienced...
Long Plain Hut March 2017

Long Plain Hut March 2017

Long Plain Hut trip 4-5 March 2017 This trip was originally to the High Country Huts but due to ongoing road closures was changed to a Long Plain Hut trip. Everyone met at 8.30am at the new rendezvous point at Cotter Bend.  The Koppe’s were the last to arrive as usual...