Mullumbimby to Brunswick Heads
Monday, 26 April 2010
A paddle from Mullumbimby to Brunswick heads along the Brunswick river. After lunch we will return to Mullumbimby
Full DetailsThe paddle is with the tide in both directions. Approximately 22 km. There is an option of having lunch at the Hotel Brunswick (02 668 51236)
Date Monday 26 April (public holiday after Anzac day)
Distance: 22 km (11 km + 11 km) with the tide (lunch midway)
Duration: 1 day (~4 hours of paddling (2 x 2 hrs))
Put-in/ Pull out point: Federation Bridge, Mullumbimby - at the western end of Mullumbimby Heritage park, between Tincogan St and Coolamon Scenic Drive
Put in: The park (boat ramp) at the south end of Federation Bridge, Mullumbimby (where Tincogan St changes into Murwillumbah Road (Google maps calls this Coolamon Scenic drive). The park is adjacent, on Brunswick Terrace). Please take the turnoff to Mullumbimby south of the Brunswick river (from the newly upgraded section of the Pacific highway). Don't take the Billinudgel turnoff and work south that way because the road is slow and winding, and there are roadworks and detours.
Basic Costs: Petrol money to whoever you get a lift with. Lunch Money (~$15-25) if buying . Gear donation (if you are economically able).
Meet: 6: 45 AM - at the club shed on Saturday morning
Emergency contact: Brunswick Volunteer Rescue Association (VMR 274) - (02) 66 850 148 - located at the river mouth.