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Trips and Treks => Club Trips and Events => Topic started by: KINANG on 08 November, 2019, 07:12:58 PM

Title: Big Red Bash 2020/Simpson desert
Post by: KINANG on 08 November, 2019, 07:12:58 PM
What: Big Red Bash Simpson Desert

Where: Birdsville QLD and the Simpson desert
   
When: 1st to 31st of July 2020

Who: All WPC members

Trip Leader: Two Trolls (Kylie Kite)

Terrain:
1 - Relatively Easy (Beginners)
2 - Moderate to Easy
3 - Moderate
4 - Moderate to Serious
5 - Serious and Endurance

Rating out of 5 will be?: 5

Distance: A Bloody Long Way, (To Be Confirmed)

Description:  On this trip we will be attending the Big Red Bash in Birdsville QLD, then returning to WA via the Simpson desert

Car Limit: None

Dog Friendly: No

Meeting Point: TBC

Meeting time: TBC

Comms: UHF channel 20

What To Bring: Travellers must be self-sufficient for the duration, Sleeping equipment, food, water, fuel, spare parts, recovery gear, tools, camera, first aid kits etc
 
Contact: Two Trolls (kylie Kite)

Disclaimer: "Neither the Western Patrol Club nor Two Trolls accept any liability for any loss, damage or injury to persons or property arising from participating in this trip, howsoever caused. While all due care will be taken, no responsibility will be accepted. If you act inappropriately while on this trip, you will be asked to leave."

Please post here if you are coming along and PM with a mobile number. If we have your mob number we can check if you are running late and organise another meeting point. If you drop out late we can contact you and the rest of the crew can get moving instead of hanging around wondering.

Definites:
Neville & Kylie Kite


Maybes:


Newbies:


Guests:
Alex Kite (son)
Title: Re: Big Red Bash 2020/Simpson desert
Post by: Mrs Superjac on 08 November, 2019, 08:22:16 PM
john and I are interested but need a few more details of where you are going to get there
Title: Re: Big Red Bash 2020/Simpson desert
Post by: Two Trolls on 09 November, 2019, 06:57:36 PM
Hi, at this stage we've only got getting there planned.

From home to Port Augusta, then onto Leigh Creek, Lyndhurst, Marree and Birdsville approx 3200 kms.

Coming back via the Simpson Desert track, still working this part out at the moment.




Title: Re: Big Red Bash 2020/Simpson desert
Post by: Doc Evil on 09 November, 2019, 08:15:26 PM
Just a heads up, the 2020 event is now sold out.
Title: Re: Big Red Bash 2020/Simpson desert
Post by: Two Trolls on 15 November, 2019, 11:35:48 AM
All good got tickets when released 😊