Mt Franklin Meet & greet?

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Mt Franklin Meet & greet?

Postby Moondog55 » Fri 18 Sep, 2020 4:37 pm

Any interest in another group get together at Mt Franklin to celebrate the end of lockdown.
I'll cook soup
Also I don't mind heading up a day or so early with a tonne of firewood and a big tent or three
After school holidays naturally
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Re: Mt Franklin Meet & greet?

Postby Tortoise » Fri 18 Sep, 2020 7:55 pm

Would love to, but it won't work for me. This time, anyway. Have a good 'un. :D
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Re: Mt Franklin Meet & greet?

Postby Eremophila » Sun 20 Sep, 2020 10:17 am

There’s a strong possibility that I’ll be passing through the area..... I’ll drop in for some soup :wink:
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Re: Mt Franklin Meet & greet?

Postby GregG » Sun 20 Sep, 2020 9:29 pm

So that would be Mt Franklin in ACT, Vic ?
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Re: Mt Franklin Meet & greet?

Postby Moondog55 » Sun 20 Sep, 2020 10:05 pm

I keep forgetting that there are others, I'm so VicCentric in my outlook
Yes the Mt Franklin that's in Victoria
The extinct volcano near Bendigo
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Re: Mt Franklin Meet & greet?

Postby jobell » Fri 02 Oct, 2020 12:07 am

Keep me posted on this Moondog, I may be around the area.

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Re: Mt Franklin Meet & greet?

Postby Moondog55 » Fri 02 Oct, 2020 8:07 am

There doesn't seem to be much enthusiasm for this. I thought the last one was fun tho and I got to see lots of Tarptents in one place thanks to Franco.
I had been planning my famous Curried Tomato and Barley soup too
However I was thinking that the Melbourne Cup long week-end might be a good date, we should be out of lockdown by then, hopefully.
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Re: Mt Franklin Meet & greet?

Postby jobell » Fri 09 Oct, 2020 12:47 pm

Can someone PM me if this does go ahead? I am keen (work and the other gods providing) but I don't check in here super often. Plus, being in regional VIC, I am headed off for my first real bushwalk of the year next week so will be a bit out of touch for next few weeks.

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Re: Mt Franklin Meet & greet?

Postby sim1oz » Sun 18 Oct, 2020 1:55 am

Moondog, we would love to come if lockdown is over. Great memories from the last Mt Franklin roundup. And after the 5km limit of the last few months, anywhere away from Melbourne would be great.
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Re: Mt Franklin Meet & greet?

Postby Moondog55 » Mon 19 Oct, 2020 11:22 am

I was hoping lockdown would be over for the Melbourne Cup weekend; but that is now looking unlikely.
As my time is my own I was hoping I could drive up early with firewood and group cooking gear.
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