Tag Archives: walks

Bedlam Bay: July’s guided walk

This month’s guided walk on July 29th will explore Bedlam Bay, Looking Glass Bay and Glades Bay and take in the newly installed boardwalk along part of the shoreline and enjoy some beautiful river views.  We will spend 1.5-2 hours walking on mostly level ground. The group will be led by Len Dowsett.  FREE for members of […]
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Heritage of Alexandra, Mount, Ferdinand and Madeline Streets

Members of the Hunters Hill Historical Society and Hunters Hill Trust joined forces for the June guided walk. We rambled through some wonderful Hunters Hill streets with interesting anecdotes provided by a wonderful cross section of locals – reminiscing about neighbourhood tennis courts, nosey telephone operators, missing mansions, stealing bread from the local baker and […]
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Military history of Hunters Hill

This month’s walk was our first look at the richness of military heritage in Hunters Hill.  We started at the War Memorial where our guide Rod Stewart explained its move from the corner of Ferry Street to its current location.  We inspected the rare German Howitzer – one of only six of its kind in the world – given […]
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Our guided walks program 2018

The  Hunters Hill Trust’s walks committee has organised nine guided walks for members and their guests in 2018.  Add the dates to your calendar.  Enquiries:  members@huntershilltrust.org.au 25 February     Introduction to Croquet 18 March         Heritage Boat Trip 29 April            The Military Heritage of Hunters Hill 27 May             Gladesville Hospital, guided by […]
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guided walk through Mort’s Dock & Clarke’s Point

We enjoyed a wonderful walk on 24 September when we were treated to a feast of fascinating information on the history of Mort’s Dock and Clarke’s Point by Chris Schofield, President of The Historical Society, who very kindly guided us through this interesting area as we re-discovered its history. We were delighted to have members […]
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