Day Walks Sydney

 
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Authors - John Chapman, Monica Chapman
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Day Walks Sydney

$40 or with cover $43 (postage included)
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See note below - book posted December 20th 2017

Purchasing

NOTE - we will be away walking from November 12th until December 18th 2017. Our house sitters collect mail but cannot process orders.
On our return we will process and post all orders on December 19th and 20th 2017.
If you want a book before Christmas, we suggest ordering direct from
 Open Spaces Publishing (they are one of our distributors and stock all our books)

Copies can be purchased directly from us via PAYPAL or by sending a cheque or money order for A$40.00 or with cover $43 (includes GST and postage to any Australian address) or for Overseas orders A$53.00 (includes air-mail and cover), to PO Box 5042, Laburnum, 3130, Australia. We also have clear plastic protective covers for an extra $3 each. Paypal transaction will appear in your statement as PAYPAL*JOHNCHAPMAN. NOTE - Credit cards can be used for Paypal payments - you do not have to have a Paypal account. At present I have several 'seconds' (books with a slightly damaged cover), to order a second for A$30 ($33 with cover), click through to our seconds page.

Day Walks Sydney, 204 pages, 144 colour photographs, 40 colour topographic maps, ISBN 1 920995 08 9, Recommended Price A$39.95 (inc GST).

Describes 40 walking areas around Sydney with a total of 88 walk variations. For each walking area, one walk is described in detail and, if appropriate,a series of variations based on the main walk are provided.

Walks range from 5 to 19km in length. Grades range from Easy to Hard and the grading is similar to that used by most walking clubs in Victoria hence there is something for everybody. The guide includes walks of all standards, while many of the Easy walks are suitable for families, some of the Hard walks require some untracked walking and are intended for experienced walkers.

The book is a full colour production with colour topographic maps. Map sizes range from half page to 2 pages for each walk and standard metric scales of 1:12,500, 1:25,000 or 1:50,000 are used . The guide also includes a 2 page key map of the Sydney area and a 6 page Walk Index designed to assist with selecting a walk. An innovation over some books are the inclusion of gradient profiles showing climbs and descents, all at identical scales enabling easy comparison between different walks.

 
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 Last updated : November 11th  2017