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Geological Walk – 7th May 2017

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DATE-TIME

Date(s) - 07/05/2017
All Day

Location
Southern carpark Off Swan Rd

Category(ies)


Geological Walk

along the JOHN FORREST HERITAGE RAILWAY geotourism trail

The Australian Institute of Geoscientists is organising a geological walk on the John Forrest Heritage Railway geotourism trail looking at the geology at various cuttings along the trail.

The 3km walk takes approximately 3 hours. It is important that you carry water and wear sensible ‘closed’ shoes. Sunscreen and a hat are recommended for protection in the sun.For those wanting to return through the railway tunnel a torch is recommended as it is very dark in the tunnel.

For more information contact:Mike Freeman
Email:Mike.J.FREEMAN@bigpond.com Mobile: 0412 689 978

Further reading
Geological sketch map along the Former Eastern Railway between Swan View and John Forrest National Park Headquarters

Search ‘John Forrest’ to download from
http://www.dmp.wa.gov.au/ebookshop

A Field Guide to Perth and Surrounds – John Bunting
Available to purchase at http://www.earthsciencewa.com.au/

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