Walter Murphy is a Moonee Valley District event. Scouts work in Patrols to navigate from the start to the finish using map and compass to arrive at the destination.
Scouts will also showcase their skills in completing activities along the way. A trophy is presented to the winning Patrol.
It is a fun day and a half to practice your bushwalking and camping skills, make new friends and have fun.
Scouts will be required to carry some gear in a backpack/daypack such as lunch, water, clothing, first aid and other gear required for a day hike.
Cost: $10 (To MV District)
Scouts to purchase and bring all their own food, cooking gear and tentage for camping at Base Camp at Rowallan- Updated information (25/04/2021) here Walter Murphy 2021 – Scouts Information
Booking: Book Here
Leaders attending – Richie.
A planning meeting will be help prior to the event to assist Scouts with Hiking gear and food.
Ideally, all Scouts from 6th Melbourne Troop will attend.
Transport: Depart Scout Hall 7.45am Saturday
When is it?
9:00 AM to 11:30 AM, Saturday, 1 May 2021 to Sunday, 2 May 2021
Where is it?
6 Kent Road
Riddells Creek VIC 3431