At the start of the Ski Season we present an Introduction to Skiing Talk and Slide Show
at one of the the YHA Bushwalking Clubnights. All are welcome, whether YHA members or not - but everyone must book! Come and chat to some of our regular skiers, see photos of past trips, learn what gear to take, and have your questions answered!
Date: Tuesday 7
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM AEST
Where: Richmond Library - see below for details.
Come along to this information session to find out what you need to know about getting into cross country (XC) skiing. If you have ever thought of trying XC skiing but wanted more information about options for giving it a go (or getting back into it)...
|**Important**:||We are holding this event with our sister club, the YHA Bushwalking Club. If you would like to join us, you must book via the YHA Bushwalking Club website at least 24 hours before the 7.00pm start time - see instructions below.|
With winter fast approaching, many people's thoughts turn to the snow fields and snowy pursuits.
And, after two seasons lost to the pandemic, snow bunnies everywhere are no doubt delighted at the prospect of getting back out amongst the majestic snow gums in our glorious high country.
So, if you are interested in a new way of walking in the snow, have ever wanted to try cross country skiing or are keen to get get back to it after some time away then this is the evening for you!
An experienced member of the YHA Cross-country (XC) Ski Club will fill you in on all you need to know and answer any questions you have, like:
Please join us for light refreshments and a very informative night that will help you keep warm and have fun in the snow, cross country style!
Venue: Richmond Library Meeting Room, 415 Church St, Richmond. Enter via Church St entrance, turn left at stairway and proceed upstairs. (10 minutes walk from Richmond train station. Street parking available around the area and limited spaces behind library off Charlotte St).
BOOK TO ATTEND via YHA Bushwalking Club website (no need to RSVP via Meetup):
Anyone is welcome to attend, however, please register via the YHA Bushwalking Club website (refer link below) by 7.00pm, Monday 6 June, so we can monitor numbers for the venue. The Event Organiser will confirm your participation via email.
Cross Country Skiing: Walking with a difference in a winter wonderland - Club Night 7 June 2022 >> YHA Bushwalking Victoria
COVID-19 safety measures
COVID-19 vaccination required
Event will be indoors
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