A Walk in the "Blue Breaks" 3rd ~ 9th September 1979

Party - Geoff Grace, Lyn Starmer, Col Gibson, Paul McKendry, Dave Noble. This was a walk David Noble organised for the National Parks Association ~ 3rd - 9th September 1979.

All images David Noble. No image can be used for any purpose without permission.
Route - Katoomba - Narrow Neck - White Dog - Coxs River - Mt Cookem - Butchers Creek - Broken Rock Range - Black Coolah Mtn. - Catt Head - Green Wattle Creek - Bimlow Tableland - Green Wattle Creek - Butchers Creek Kowmung River - Low Gangerang - Coxs River - Kanangaroo - Splendour Rock - Narrow Neck - Katoomba

Click on thumbnail to see larger pic - See sketch map of walk (19.5 x 16.0cm)

Looking back down at the Coxs River from Mt Cookem 

Butchers Creek. Lyn, Paul, Geoff and Col 

On Cookem Highway 

On Broken Rock Range 


On Broken Rock Range - Col, Geoff, Lyn and Paul - looking back towards Katoomba 

Green Wattle Bay from Black Coola 

A last look back to the Wild Dog Mountains and Kowmung Gorge 

Green Wattle Bay from Black Coola

Looking towards Shoobridge Head - Broken Rock Range 

Our campsite - Col, Geoff, Dave and Lyn

Dave and Col relaxing 

On Bimlow Tableland 

On Bimlow Tableland 

Geoff & Col in Green Wattle Creek - dry due to the drought (which lasted till 1983!) 

Butchers Creek

Camp at Butchers Creek Dave Noble - front, Geoff, Lyn, Col, Paul. 

On Scotts Main Range - We turned off and went down to the Kowmung River and then went over the Low Gangerang Range - and then up the Coxs to Kanangaroo to camp.

At Splendour Rock. From there - we walked back to Katoomba.