Itinerary

DAY 1: Saturday August 30

Start: Starting just below the dam wall of the UPPER YARRA RESERVOIR, 96km east of Melbourne. MELWAYS: page 612 / ref U2

Finish: Warburton camping ground. Join us for dinner at the Wild Thyme Cafe, Warburton Main Street. MELWAYS: page 290 F4 (Wild Thyme A4).

Paddling Distance: 36km

DAY 2: Sunday August 31

Start: Warburton camping ground. MELWAYS: page 290 / F4

Finish: Everard Park Picnic Area, Maroondah Hwy near Healesville. MELWAYS page 277 / G7

Paddling distance: 43km

DAY 3: Monday September 1

Start: Everard Park Picnic Area, Maroondah Hwy near Healesville. MELWAYS page 277 / G7

Finish: Wittons Reserve, end of Reserve Road, Wonga Park. MELWAYS page 24 / K6

Paddling Distance: 49km

DAY 4: Tuesday September 2

Start: Wittons Reserve, end of Reserve Road, Wonga Park. MELWAYS page 24 / K6

Finish: Yarra Flats Park, entrance off The Boulevard (off Banksia St), Ivanhoe East. MELWAYS: page 32 / C6

Paddling distance: 43km

DAY 5: Wed. September 3

Start: Yarra Flats Park, entrance off The Boulevard (off Banksia St), Ivanhoe East. MELWAYS: page 32 / C6

Finish: Herring Island, access by boat from Como Landing, Alexander Ave, South Yarra. MELWAYS page 2M / ref C3 (also MELWAYS page 58 / G1). NOTE: for media wishing to interview or see arrive/depart, we will come to you on the roadside of the Yarra bank!

Paddling distance: 29km

DAY 6: Thursday September 4

COME JOIN US FOR THE LAST LEG TO WILLIAMSTOWN – FREE BBQ!

Start: 10am for an 11am leave, Herring Island / Como Landing, Alexander Ave, South Yarra. MELWAYS page 2M / ref C3 (also MELWAYS page 58 / G1). NOTE: for media wishing to interview or see arrive/depart, we will come to you on the roadside of the Yarra bank!

Finish: 1-2pm, Burgoyne Reserve, Williamstown foreshore. MELWAYS: page 56 / ref D7&8

Paddling distance: 14km

FREE BBQ!
(sponsored by Coles and Keen footwear)

1pm-3pm at Burgoyne Reserve, Look for the Landcare/Coles/Keen banners and sizzling sausages. MELWAYS: page 56 / ref D7&8

Everyone welcome

Everyone welcome

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