1. Change of date to Thursday 28th March to Sunday 31st. Reason for change is that there is a fishing comp on in Rylstone 4th-7th
  2. Accommodation Options Please book own accommodation to suit you.
    1. :Dunns Swamp campground cannot book site; $6/head/night; only composting toilets; no showers or drinking water.
    2. Cudgegong Waters Park in Rylstone on Windamere Dam https://www.cudgegongwatersparkwindameredam.com/1858 Cudgegong Road Cudgegong, New South Wales 2849Phone: 02 6358 8462

      Email: info@cwpw.com.au

      Powered site $24-30/night, Camping $8/adult/night; Cabin with ensuite $100/night; Cabin without ensuite $80/night

    3. Rylstone Hotel

      60/62 Louee St, Rylstone NSW 2849

      Would do $50/night/head includes light breakfast 5 Double rooms, 8 twin, 1Family (double and 2 singles)

    4. The Globe Hotel
      46-50 Louee Street Rylstone NSW AustraliaPh. 02 6379 1048

      E. info@theglobehotel.com.au


  1. Suggestions for Photography and socialising:

Take time to explore the journey out to Rylstone either through Mudgee ( 4h 15 min 373k from Wangi) or through Bylong Valley (3h 15min 275k from Wangi)

  1. Thursday Historic walk around heritage sites of Rylstone (19); Naked Lady Winery at Rylstone At the vineyard wine tasting, lunch platters and pizzas, and they have guest accommodation ;Drive to Kandos; Drinks and Nibbles late afternoon and BBQ (own supplies) or dinner at pub; Finish with night shoot (location to be advised))
  2. Friday Spend most of day at Dunns Swamp. Early morning start for Bird photographers heading out to Dunns Swamp Platypus Point (20mins from Rylstone); Others may want to sample bakery delights before heading out. Need to take all food and drinks for the day with you.; 5 different walks available accessing sandstone pagoda rock formations with rock art; kayak Dunns Swamp; Sit and read or chat; Sunset at Dunns Swamp and possible BBQ there (may need to bring some wood) Each person provides own food.
  3. Saturday Drive to Glen Alice, Glen Davis and Capertee. Lots of great options for landscape and bird/nature photography.and old shale mine. Meet up at Glen Davis for sunset shoot of Capertee Canyon and picnic Dinner
  4. Sunday Birds/sunrise shoot after having worked out best spot for these. Pack up and venture to Mudgee through Lue with a popular pub and pottery; or to Bylong.



Open for other suggestions