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Sunday 15 October 2017
Registration & entertainment from 8.30am
Walk starts at 10.00am
Government House for start and finish
5.9 km walk across the Sydney Harbour Bridge
2 km mini walk through the Botanical Gardens
students and children under 17
2 adults + 2 children
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Warm up begins
Warm up and Introduction begins
Festival and event closes
The Walk starts at 10.00am at Government House, Sydney. As we come out of Government House we turn right to cross and walk down Macquarie Street. At the bottom of Macquarie Street we take a left hand turn just before the roundabout and head towards Circular Quay. We walk along the Circular Quay pathway past the ferry terminals and the MCA turning left into Argyle Street, The Rocks. Up Argyle Street about 400m, we turn left onto Cambridge Lane, turn right and up two small flights of stairs onto Cumberland Street. Cross Cumberland Street at pedestrian crossing and head north toward Harbour Bridge steps. Walk up stair onto the Sydney Harbour Bridge pedestrian path and across the bridge (not over the arches!) to the Milsons Point steps, don't go down steps, turn around and walk back south over Bridge. We return walking along the Cahill Expressway footpath back to Government House and the Finish line to enjoy the Wellness Festival.
The Mini Wellness Walk (1.9km approx.) starts at 10.15am at Government House, Sydney. The Mini Wellness Walk is an accessible route with no steps or stairs, it does contain one moderate / short hill. As we come out of Government House we turn right to cross and walk down Macquarie Street and head towards the Opera House walking through the forecourt heading right through the Queen Elizabeth II gate into the Royal Botanical Gardens following the pathway back towards Government House (on the eastern side) and the Finish line to enjoy the Wellness Festival.
After the walk, the Wellness Festival kicks off on the picturesque grounds of Government House. Sydney.
You can read all about it on the Festival page
We encourage you to plan you pre-plan your transport for the day. Click here to read all about it on the Getting There page
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