Latest News

Find out the latest news about the Track and the Foundation before you set off for your next walk.

  • The Bibbulmun Track now recognised on Canada’s Bruce Trail

    31 May 2016

    The Bruce Trail Conservancy officially twinned a section of the Bruce Trail with the Bibbulmun Track on Sunday 29th May. The following message and photos were sent from Bruce Trail maintenance volunteers, Lynda and Carl, who recently hiked parts of the Bibbulmun Track.  Good to see Carl is wearing his Bibbulmun Track hat!

    G' day All from Canada
    How're you going?
    Today The Bruce Trail had the official opening of the 7km section designated as Bibb Track - Bruce Trail Friendship Trail. We shared some of our great memories of the Bibb and hope you & other Bibbers make it here some day to hike the Bruce smile
    Here's to friendship around the world through hiking.
    Cheers,
    Lynda & Carl
     

    You can read more about the Bruce Trail here.

  • Buy an Entertainment Book today to help support the Track!

    16 March 2016

    Introducing the 2016 | 2017 Entertainment Book and the Entertainment Digital Membership!


    The traditional Entertainment Book that comes with the Gold Card and vouchers

    -OR-

    The Entertainment Digital Membership that puts the value of the Entertainment Book into your iPhone or Android smartphone!

    Order your new Entertainment™ Book or Entertainment™ Digital Membership before 4 May 2016 and you will receive up to $230 worth of additional offers that you can use right away!

    $13 of your $65 purchase will go towards building a new suspension bridge over the Murray River to replace the historical Long Gully Bridge - without this bridge the Track is effectively cut in half.

    In addition, you receive over $20,000 worth of valuable offers valid through to 1 June 2017 - win-win scenario for everyone!

    Click here to order your copy today.

     

  • New Zealand - The remote south 2017

    15 March 2016

    Join Gwen Plunkett and friends of the Bibbulmun Track Foundation with World Expeditions on a 9-day discovery tour of NZ’s South Island’s Fiordland National Park and remote Stewart Island. 

    Highlights of this tour include the three-day Hump Ridge Track, sea kayaking from Stewart Island and a taste of the famous Kepler Track.

    Enjoy stunning views of towering Mountain landscapes, rugged coastlines, rocky outcrops, golden beaches, and thick forest -this region has it all!

    More details here or email us for more info.

  • Possum Springs Campsite Rebuild Commenced

    25 February 2016

    The rebuilding of the Possum Springs Campsite has commenced.

     

    Walls go up at the new shelter
    Walls go up at the new shelter

     

    The walls of the new shelter and toilet at the campsite will be constructed with rammed earth.

    The roof will go on soon after the walls have sufficiently dried.

     

    A view from the new shelter
    A view from the new shelter

     

    Keep an eye on the Section By Section Guide to see when the Possum Springs Campsite is open for use.

    Once work has finished here, rebuilding will commence at the Brookton Campsite.

     

    The toilet walls
    The toilet walls

  • Bibbulmun & Beyond guided tour

    3 February 2016

    Our popular Bibbulmun & Beyond 9-day tour, departs on the 9th May 2016.

    Led by experience guides, you will explore all the best sections along the Bibbulmun Track in day walks.  

    The tour then ventures beyond into the Stirling Ranges for a climb up Bluff Knoll and the reward of spectactular 360 degree views.  

    Comfortable accommodation, meals and transport in our private bus is included.  All you need is a pair of boots, your camera and a sense of adventure.   

    The whole experience was seamless with professional, enthusiastic, friendly and well organised guides

    Hurry - registrations close soon!

    For more information and a full dossier click here.