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Fifty Years of Bushwalking

Sydney University Bushwalkers (SUBW)


The Sydney University Bushwalkers Fiftieth Anniversary

1946 - 1996

Special Publication

Edited by David Noble


Note - this Web version of the publication is slightly different to the printed version.

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The Prehistory of SUBW by Allan Maccoll

Press On Regardless - an Unreliable Memoir by Ian Ross

Fifty Years On by Vern Gilbert

In The Beginning by Denis Robinson

Reminiscences On SUBW by Bill Taylor

50 Years On - Ah, The Nostalgia by Fred and Dorothy Doutch

My Introduction To SUBW by Doug Webber

SUBW - Some Recollections. 1946-1951 by Frank Peters

Colong Caves - Woofs Cavern by Bill Woof

Snippet by Frank Peters

A Bushwalking Memoir From The 1940's by Diana Temple

The Murray Come Mitta Mitta Trip by Norma and Russ Wilkins, Alan Tapsell and Noel Cleland

Round The Hunter Range by Fred Doutch

Anyone For Bridge? by Quentin Burke

The Whys Of The Kowmung Country and Gundungura by Geoff Ford

Guouogang! by Geoff Ford

Freshers Talk, Orientation Week, 1961 by Elizabeth Scott

Canyons Recalled by Colin Oloman

The Quest For Thunder Canyon

Mt Charles - Leura by Colin Oloman

Thunder Canyon - SUBW in 1960 by Gerry O'Byrne

Recollections Of My Years Bushwalking With SUBW by Dick Donaghey

The Royal National Park and its Coast by Carol Mills

The Dumbano Dungeons by John Paynter

Dumbano Creek by Max Eden

Turossian Saga by Carol Mills

Kanangra Gorge by Peter Hinton

Newnes - Glen Davis - Return by D Beattie

Confessions Of A Bushwalker by Rick Higgins

Roggenbrot Canyon by John Paynter

The "Unnamed" Canyon by Athol Abrahams

Memories Of The 60's by Ben Sandilands

Bald Hill To Putty Road by Col Oloman

Marathon Walking

Kanangra Return In 24 Hours by Athol Abrahams

A Bloody Good Walk by Athol Abrahams

The Three Peaks In 24 Hours by Athol Abrahams

Winter In Tasmania With SUBW by Athol Abrahams

Budawangs Trip - Easter 1966 by Wendy Butler

Girls Gasping Through The Gangerangs by Denise Black and Carol Isaacs

Photos from the 60's by Flora Turton

Some Bushwalking Memories by Peter Hatherly

Kalang Falls by Jackie Franklin

A Royal Thrash by Chris Cosgrove

Vale - Lynsey Welsh by Flora Turton

Tales From America by Joe Mack


The Early Years Of The Presidents Bludge Trip by Steve Williamson

The First Three Years by Ian Hickson

Trip To The Blue Breaks by Ian Hickson

Up North - The Yodeller Range by Tom Williams

Blunder In The Stockade by Tom Williams

The Golden Years by David Noble

The Northern Three Peaks by David Noble

Contradiction Canyon by Ross Bradstock

Mt Hay Canyon by Tom Williams

Rites Of Passage by Michael Donovan

My First Ski Touring Trip by Ross Bradstock

Putty To Bell

A Mt Riveaux Revel? by Roger Lembit

DeJa Vu by Doug Wheen

Traverse Of The Cameron Mountains by Steve Henzel

All In A Days Work by Andrew Cox

The Kangaroo Valley Saga by Ashley Burke

Skiing During 1990 by Nipper Leaf

The Story of Airdrie-Fairdrie, Bobbsie-Wobbsie, and the Amazing Wallaby Tunnel by John Atkinson

Franklands In A Fly by Don Cameron

Never Truly Lost by Bob Sault

Abseil To Hell by Justin Blows

Tea at Tom's to Tea at Ted's by Stephen Bray

Christmas Dinner Walk - 1993 by Penny Dorsch

Never Mind The Weather by Sally Partridge

Kanangra To Katoomba In Three Days by Dave Thurstun

The Three Peaks September '96 by Vanessa Haverd

Postscript by Ian Ross

1946 Letter Announcing The Formation Of The Club

First Walks Program

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