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The Southern Cross Outdoors Group is a not-for-profit association, formed in 1981.  Most people call us SCOG.  We are based in Sydney and surrounds. SCOG organises bushwalking and other outdoor activities for gays and lesbians. You don’t have to be a member to try our activities.
Our essential objects are:
  • To promote health and friendly association for gays and lesbians, principally through outdoors activity
  • To conduct activities that includes both members and non-members

Our Activities include: 

  • Bushwalks, hikes and camping trips (usually two or three times a month)
  • Suburban and historical walks
  • Mountain biking
  • Train excursions
  • Restaurant get-togethers
  • Tennis
  • Mardi Gras Bushdance
  • A ski week at Perisher (once a year for various grades)

Skills and fitness requirements vary depending on the activity, so no matter what your experience or interest SCOG will have something for you.

Click on Diary - Walks & other activities to find out more.

If you would like further information or would like to lead a walk or organise an activity please email southern.cross.outdoors.group@gmail.com or contact either David on (02) 9698 9308 or Joe on 0425 810 681.


You don’t need to be a member to participate in our activities. However, membership confers the right to vote at SCOG meetings, to shape the future of SCOG as a committee member; to get printed copies of the Yowie; and to have priority in bookings of certain activities. As a member you have the opportunity to support a valuable organisation in the gay and lesbian community. Click on Join SCOG to apply.

The Yowie

We publish our newsletter eleven times a year. The Yowie describes our upcoming events. Click on The Yowie to view the current and past editions.

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