RAW Travel Walk & Talk Days

A great opportunity to walk with our Destination Experts and ask lots of questions. The pace in generally relaxed so there is plenty of time to chat. Food and drinks are not included so be sure to bring water and some money or a picnic.

Sunday 4 February 2018

Time: 9am to 2pm – Meet at Merricks General Store

Location: Merricks, Mornington Peninsula (VIC)

13km easy-to-moderate grade walk from Merricks General Store to the Epicurean (return).

Lunch: Red Hill

Good training day for any of our multi-day walks, especially the Camino, Coast to Coast and Great Ocean Walk.

RAW Travel Leaders: Sue, Lorinda, and Elize – experts in walking the Camino and Coast to Coast, plus general preparation for most of our trips.

Bookings essential. Event limited to 40 people.

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Saturday 10 February 2018

Time: 9am to 2pm – Meet at La Trobe Parade carpark, Bunurong Track, Arthurs Seat

Location: Arthurs Seat, Mornington Peninsula (VIC)

5km moderate to challenging Arthurs Seat Circuit Walk

Lunch: BYO picnic lunch

Good training for the Camino, Great Ocean Walk and Kumano Kodo and Coast to Coast (UK).

RAW Travel Leaders: Mel, Chris and Amy – experts in Camino, Great Ocean Walk, Kumano Kodo and general walking destinations

Bookings essential. Event limited to 40 people.

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Friday 23 March 2018

Time: 8am to 3.30pm – Meet at the Warburton Bakery

Location: Warburton to Mt Donna Buang (1235m), VIC

Challenging 14km return walk (7.5 hours) for people training for Nepal, Tour du Mont Blanc, Italian Dolomites, Kumano Kodo (Japan) and the first stage of the Camino or the Lake District (Coast to Coast Walk). Steep section at the start and finish.

Parking: Thomas Avenue, behind the bakery along the river.

Lunch: BYO picnic lunch and at least 2 litres of water. (There is a natural spring en route where you can refill your water bottles.)

RAW Travel Leaders: Jodie and Stuart – experts in the European Alps.

Bookings essential. Event limited to 20 people.

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Info Nights

Come and hear first-hand about our iconic walks as we travel to key destinations around Australia and New Zealand. Be inspired with trip insights, videos and great images from our staff. If you have ever wanted to experience an iconic walk with RAW Travel then you will want to attend one of these events.

Reserving a place is easy. Just click on the date you are interested in which takes you to the ‘Eventbrite’ website. Here you’ll find all the details and the ability to reserve your place. We’ll email you in the week of the talk to confirm your attendance. Light refreshments served. Limited seats available.

DateLocationTopicReservation
Thursday
27 July
VICTORIA
Mornington
Camino
(France, Portugal, Spain)
CLOSED
Thursday
3 August
NSW
Trek & Travel, Sydney
Upper Mustang (Nepal)
Kumano Kodo (Japan)
CLOSED
Thursday
10 August
QUEENSLAND
Rydges Plaza Cairns
Camino
(France, Portugal, Spain)
CLOSED
Tuesday
15 August
VICTORIA
Heidelberg Golf Club
Camino
(France, Portugal, Spain)
CLOSED
Thursday
17 August
VICTORIA
Mantra on Russell
Melbourne
Kumano Kodo (Japan)
European Alps
CLOSED
Thursday
14 Sep
ACT
Pacific Suites Canberra
Coast to Coast (UK)
Kumano Kodo (Japan)
CLOSED
Monday
18 Sep
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Hotel Grand Chancellor
Adelaide
Camino
(France, Portugal, Spain)
CLOSED
Thursday
5 October
WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Adina Apartments
Perth
Camino
(France, Portugal, Spain)
CLOSED
Thursday
12 October
QUEENSLAND
The Alliance Hotel
Spring Hill
Nepal
Kumano Kodo (Japan)
CLOSED

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