Bibbulmun News Magazine

Bibbulmun News magazine is produced three times a year to keep our members up-to-date with Track news, share walker stories, end-to-end announcements, upcoming events and much more! Foundation members receive the magazine as part of their membership package.

Archived copies are available here.

  • Issue 54 August - November 2010

    This issue features:

    • Launch of the Western Power/BTF Volunteer Training Program.
    • Tribute to Peter Hewett.
    • Track town Walpole.
    • Walker story – the Laughing Ladies.
    • Physical facets – how will walking the Track affect your body?
    • Bibbulmun Song by Karen Gurry.
    • Photography on the Bibbulmun Track
    • Walking the Padjalanta Trail in Arctic Sweden.

    In addition it contains our usual articles on Getting into gear, Your letters, Track information, Accommodation, tours and services discounts for members, End-to-enders, Office gossip, Reflections from the register,  the noticeboard and the social Sunday walks, the Eyes on the Ground maintenance program and Track trivia.

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  • Issue 53 - April - August 2010

    This issue features:

    • Mt Clare campsite rejuvenated.
    • Walker story by Jan Price.
    • Volunteer Rewards Day.
    • Walker story by life member Rick Clare.
    • The Compleat Hiker - poem by Jim Freeman.
    • End-to-enders second picnic.
    • Walker story by Mike Allanson.
    • Track town Denmark.
    • Walking end-to-end in summer by the FOFs.
    • Trekking the John Muir Trail in California.

    In addition it contains our usual articles on Getting into gear, Your letters, Track information, Accommodation, tours and services discounts for members, End-to-enders, Office gossip, Reflections from the register,  the noticeboard and the social Sunday walks, the Eyes on the Ground maintenance program and Track trivia.

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  • Issue 52 December 2009 - April 2010

    This issue features:

    • Lotterywest grant to the BTF catering for outdoor education.
    • New trail marking.
    • Wester Australia’s top trails.
    • Track town Albany.
    • Track user survey.
    • Summer walking on the Track.
    • Outstanding service award – Tony Jennings.
    • Mountain Designs Team Challenge 2009.
    • Walker story by Annette and Herman Lieven
    • The Great Ocean Walk – Victoria’s west coast.

    In addition it contains our usual articles on Getting into gear, Your letters, Track information, Accommodation, tours and services discounts for members, End-to-enders, Office gossip, Reflections from the register,  the noticeboard and the social Sunday walks and the Eyes on the Ground maintenance program.

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  • Issue 51 August - December 2009

    This issue features:

    • Maintenance boost for the Bibbulmun Track
    • Sea to Summit photo winners
    • Walker story – Teen Trek by Chelsea Badger.
    • End-to-end story by Robin King.
    • Track town Dwellingup.
    • Wandering West Rogaine
    • Walker story – The Last yellow Waugal by Lindy Lester.
    • Volunteer profile – Isabel Busch.
    • Walker story – Bayside Bushwalking Club, by Judy Hunter.
    • Physical facets – why is my hip hurting?
    • Across the Pyrenees – hiking the GR 10 in France.

    In addition it contains our usual articles on Getting into gear, Your letters, Track information, Accommodation, tours and services discounts for members, End-to-enders, Office gossip, Reflections from the register,  the noticeboard and the social Sunday walks and the Eyes on the Ground maintenance program.

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  • Issue 50 January - April 2009

    This issue features:
    • Giants campsite rebuilt.
    • The Track is great, let’s make it even better.
    • Phillip makes it!
    • A Muddy Story, by maintenance volunteer Kevin Martin.
    • Thank you to our volunteers.
    • Track town Balingup
    • Steve’s end-to-end cuisine.
    • Walker story by Richard Kemp.
    • Walker story by Leena Lehtonen.
    • Honorary CALM officers.
    • Shakespeare’s Way, England.

    In addition it contains our usual articles on Getting into gear, Your letters, Track information, Accommodation, tours and services discounts for members, End-to-enders, Office gossip, Reflections from the register,  the noticeboard and the social Sunday walks and the Eyes on the Ground maintenance program.

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  • Issue 49 Summer 2008

    This issue features:

    • The 10th Anniversary Finale.
    • Bibbulmun Walk 2008.
    • Puddles – poem by Jim Freeman.
    • Phillip Clegg (13) sets out for charity.
    • Farewell to Board Member Geoff Clegg.
    • Mountain Designs Team Challenge 2008.
    • Track town Northcliffe.
    • Walker stories by Deb Badger and Ross Leighton.
    • Trekking the Jatbula Trail in Nitmiluk Nation Park NT.

    In addition it contains our usual articles on Getting into gear, Your letters, Track information, Accommodation, tours and services discounts for members, End-to-enders, Office gossip, Reflections from the register,  the noticeboard and the social Sunday walks and the Eyes on the Ground maintenance program.

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