run takes us south of Sydney, through the National Park for morning tea at
Austinmer, then on through Berry and West into Kangaroo Valley for lunch.
The homeward leg takes us through Robertson, stopping at Fitzroy Falls
and Macquarie Pass.
Oval Car Park, which is on the left after crossing the tramway
lines across the Princes Hwy after the traffic lights from Sutherland
for 0830 start.
||approximate from Loftus oval.
car park for morning tea at Austinmer travelling via the Royal National
Park, Audley, Stanwell Tops, Coalcliff , Scarborough, Wombarra, Coledale /
sea side drive to Austinmer and parking in car park on left opposite Café’s
Estm. Time 45 to 50 mins.
expected to take 30-60 mins, and to depart at approx-1100
Berry via Wollongong, Princes Hwy thru Albion Park, Kiama
Expected to take approx. 65 to 75 mins
( approx.76 km)
through Berry and turning RIGHT onto “ Tourist Drive 7
“ to Kangaroo Valley just out of town.
This is a great twisty drive, although a bit narrow in places so be
aware of oncoming traffic.
Approx-16km to KV on this route
at Kangaroo Valley Village for a spot of lunch and refreshments.
Possibly all parking at rear of Pub, on right side.( = Friendly Inn
--Kangaroo Valley )
and browsing expected to take approx 1 to 1.5 hours, allowing group to
depart KV at approx 1400.
KV Village for drive to Robertson via Fitzroy Falls (optional
stop ), turning right onto Sheepwash Rd. then right onto Illawarra Hwy.
Stop at Robertson, either at old Dairy or “Robertson Pie
shop”, just out of town.
Expected to take approx. 25 to 35 mins., ( =39 km )
Robertson stop for drive back to Sydney via Macquarie Pass /
Illawarra Hwy. Then onto Freeway and back to departure point at
Expected to take approx. 60 to 90 mins..
distance approx. 260km.
together by Gary Beaton Sec. CDCofA