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 48 August - November 2008

    This issue features:
    • 1998 -the journey of a decade -2008.
    • Walker story - Bibb Walk 2008- Albany to Peaceful Bay.
    • Track town Kalamunda.
    • Some Words for the Waugal - poem by Robin Gill.
    • Member, staff and volunteer profiles - Steve, Jean and Gwen.
    • Time well spent - contribution made by prisoners.
    • Walking in Freycinet National Park and Maria Island, Tasmania.

    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 47 Winter 2008

    This issue features:

    • Volunteers Reward Day
    • Walking with attitude
    • Walk the Bibbulmun Track – poem by Christine Gallagher
    • Track town Pemberton
    • Walker stories by Krista Reynen, Jean Fitzgerald and Sarah McNamara
    • Volunteer profile – Edith Thomas.
    • A family tradition – story by Pippa Moore.
    • Walking poles – lifesavers or threat?
    • Tramping the Tongairo Circuit, New Zealand.

    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 46 Summer 2007

    This issue features:

    • Mountain Designs Team Challenge 2007.
    • My Bibbulmun Trek – poem by Terry Ord.
    • Walker story – end-to-end walk of Tim Humphrey (Rooney Tunes).
    • WA’s Top Trails
    • Volunteer of the Year – Jim Baker.
    • Physical facets – why are your shins hurting?
    • I’m lost – please find me.
    • Western Walking Club 70th anniversary.
    • Senses of the Bibbulmun – poem by Jean Fitzgerald.
    • Trekking in Bhutan

    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 45 Winter 2007

    This issue features:

    • !0th Anniversary – Introduction to the journey of a lifetime.
    • Walking the Track with the vision and hearing impaired.
    • There and Back – the first registered double end-to-end.
    • Volunteer Profile – Vince Harding (Old Man Emu).
    • Walker story – the Corkers.
    • Track town Collie.
    • World Environment Day.
    • Physical facets – stable ankles.
    • Walking in the Cotswolds, 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 44 Autumn 2007

    This issue features:

    • Bibbulmun Track pavement art competition.
    • Volunteer Thank You day/International Volunteer Day.
    • Scotch College end-to-enders.
    • Walker story – Just Messing by Keith Carmody.
    • Track town Mundaring.
    • Physical facets – are you fit enough?
    • Reflection of the Bibbulmun Track – poem by Lionel Lovett.
    • Hiking in Europe

    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 43 Summer 2006

    This issue features:
    • Bibbulmun Track wins Tourism Award
    • Volunteers on TV
    • End-to-end walk – Chris Brown
    • Mountain Designs Team Challenge 2006
    • Walker story – the Great Grannies.
    • Track town Albany.
    • Physical Facets – stretching.
    • Bibbulmun Walk – poem by Jean Fitzgerald.
    • Walking around Launceston, Tasmania.

    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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