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 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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  • 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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