Hazelwood Pondage River Ramble – June 13th

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Tarwin River will be hosting the next River Ramble on the lovely warm waters of the Hazelwood pondage.  Come and experience the weird sensation of almost wanting to capzise because the water is warm!  A unique experience as the air temperature starts to drop.

This is a womens paddle only and girls under 18 are welcome however a parent will need to be present on the paddle.  The details of the paddle are below with a registration form if you are able to make it.  The paddle is open to Canoeing Victoria members and those who have paddled before.  If this is your first ramble, register your interest and Dorothy or Avenel will be touch.

When:   Saturday June 13th

Time:     10:00 on water

Meeting Place:  Latrobe Valley Yacht Club, Hazelwood Pondage,  Yinnar Rd, YINNAR (near Morwell)

Getting there : From Melbourne

Princes FWY  to Morwell  ( Approx 2 hrs from Melb )

Take third Morwell exit towards Federation Uni ,Monash way . Turn right  4.5 kms south along Monash Way.

Turn right into Brodribb Rd towards Hazelwood Power Station. Follow this rd for 6. Kms to Hazelwood Aquatic Centre and caravan park.(If you get to Switchback Rd you’ve gone too far !)

Inside gate, turn right and follow track around past Yacht Club. Look for folks with kayaks on beach .

Accommodation – Camping sites could be available at the Hazelwood pondage caravan park.

What to bring:

  • Your boat and equipement
  • All food and water requirements for a day paddle
  • Shoes and hat a must.Change of Clothes and a towel
  • Hot showers available
  • Wear layers as you will get warm .

Any problems or questions email Dorothy / Avenel at tarwin.river@gmail.com

Register for River Ramble - Hazelwood Pondage Sat 13th June