Magenta Mine Grade 2 10-12km Day walk.

From August 11, 2019 9:30 am until August 11, 2019 1:00 pm
Categories: DayWalks
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Meet at the Chiltern Swimming Pool Car Park 9.30am
A Grade 2 walk of between 10 to 12 km (depending on the route taken). Some undulating country, but no steep slopes. 
We will visit the Historical Magenta Mine and the Indigo Goldfields Cemetery.
Bring a snack and something to drink. We might find ourselves at the Bakery after the walk.


No bushwalking experience required. The track has a hardened or compacted surface that may have a gentle hill section or sections and occasional steps.


What To Bring

Day Walking

  • Current Medical Information Form FOUND ON THE WEBSITE HERE
  • Water - up to 2 litres recommended for a full day walk
  • Sunscreen
  • Gloves and hat
  • Sufficient food bearing in mind the distance and duration of the event 
  • Suitable clothing and footwear - note denim pants are uncomfortable
  • Wet weather waterproofs, jacket and pants
  • Walking poles
  • Gaiters
  • Basic first aid kit including your specific medication eg asthma applicator
  • Torch or headlamp for contingencies