Bushwalking (also known as rambling, tramping or hiking) is about walking in the Australian bush (area of natural bush and trees which has never been farmed and where there are few people). Bushwalking may involve walking on defined tracks or across-country (off-track) making use of a map and a compass or Global Positioning System (GPS) unit. Walks may be short walks, day walks or multi-day walks where the walker carries all their needs (shelter, food and water) on their back in a backpack.

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Bayside Bushwalking Club
A non-profit club which meets in Hampton. Includes walks program, gallery and general information.
Border Bushwalking Club
Non-profit group based in Albury-Wodonga focused on walking in northeast Victoria, but also participates in cycling, cross-country skiing and canoeing activities. Find membership information, hire equipment, walk reports, program, and newsletter.
Maroondah Bushwalking Club
A non-profit group based in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne, which organises day, weekend and multi-day walks and associated activities. Find information on the club membership and contact details.
Monash Bushwalking Club
Club activities include bushwalking, caving, kayaking, sea kayaking, canoe polo, cross-country skiing, rogaining, rock climbing and mountain biking. Includes pictures from past trips.
South Gippsland Walking and Adventure Club
Group focused on organising day, weekend and multi-day backpacks as well as other outdoor activities. Includes up coming events, trip reports, and images gallery.
Victorian Mountain Tramping Club
A non-profit outdoors group which organises mid-week and weekend day walks and weekend pack carries, as well as cycling, liloing, canyoning, and canoeing activities. Includes walks program.
Victorian National Parks Association
Information about Victoria’s largest bushwalking and outdoor activities program, based largely in national parks, and protection and enjoyment of nature through conservation and biodiversity campaigns.
YHA Bushwalking Group
Includes booking and contact information, walk profiles, gear advice and the Youth Hostelling Association bushwalking code.
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