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For a list of every task sorted by certain requirements, see Achievement Diary/All achievements.

Varrock Diary
Release date 5 March 2015 (Update)
Area(s) Varrock, Barbarian Village and Edgeville
Members only? Yes
Item Reward Armour
Lamp XP rewards 2,500
Taskmaster(s) Toby
Levels required
Total level: 993
Attack-icon ---- Hitpoints-icon ---- Mining-icon 15
Strength-icon 19 Agility-icon 51 Smithing-icon 89
Defence-icon ---- Herblore-icon 90 Fishing-icon 20
Ranged-icon ---- Thieving-icon 5 Cooking-icon 95
Prayer-icon 52 Crafting-icon 8 Firemaking-icon 60
Magic-icon 86 Fletching-icon 81 Woodcutting-icon 60
Runecrafting-icon 78 Slayer-icon ---- Farming-icon 68
Construction-icon 50 Hunter-icon 66
Combat-icon 40
Quest ----

The Varrock Diary is a set of achievement diaries relating to Varrock and its surrounding area, released on 5 March 2015.

To begin the diaries, you must speak to Toby found in the centre of Varrock. He is marked by a green star icon Task map icon on the minimap.

Toby location

Toby's location

To complete all of the tasks, players will need the stats shown to the right.

Please note you must do the easy tasks first in order to claim rewards from medium, hard or elite.


Items Required
Skills Needed
Quests required
Task Quest(s) Needed Skill(s)


Items Needed
1. Browse Thessalia's store. None None None
2. Have Aubury teleport you to the essence mine. Rune Mysteries None None
3. Mine some iron in the south east mining patch near Varrock. None 15 Mining-icon Any pickaxe
4. Make a normal plank at the Sawmill. None None 100 coins and 1 log
5. Enter the second level of the Stronghold of Security. None None None (food if low level)
6. Jump over the fence south of Varrock. None 13 Agility-icon None
7. Chop down a dying tree in the Lumber Yard. None None Any axe
8. Buy a newspaper. None None 50 coins
9. Give a dog a bone! None None 1 set of bones
10. Spin a bowl on the pottery wheel and fire it in the oven in Barbarian Village. None 8 Crafting-icon Soft clay
11. Speak to Haig Halen after obtaining at least 50 Kudos. Various None None
12. Craft some earth runes. Rune Mysteries 9 Runecrafting-icon Earth talisman or tiara and 1 rune/pure essence, or use the Abyss.
13. Catch some trout in the River Lum at Barbarian Village. None 20 Fishing-icon Fly fishing rod and some feathers
14. Steal from the tea stall in Varrock. None 5 Thieving-icon None


While worn


Items Required
Skills Needed
Quests required
Task Quest(s) Needed Skill(s)


Items Needed
1. Have the Apothecary in Varrock make you a Strength potion. None None Limpwurt root, red spiders' eggs, and 5 coins.
2. Enter the Champions Guild. 32 Quest points None None
3. Select a colour for your kitten. Garden of Tranquility (partial), Gertrude's Cat None Ring of charos (a), 100 coins, and no cat (Note: If you currently have a cat and it is fully grown, you can place it in your player-owned house menagerie and talk to Gertrude for a new kitten.)
4. Use the Spirit tree in the north-eastern corner of Grand Exchange. Tree Gnome Village None None
5. Perform the 4 emotes from the Stronghold of Security. None None None (food recommended). Access to the Jagex Authenticator is also required for new accounts as the third and fourth levels of the Stronghold require that your account has the Jagex Authenticator attached to it before you are allowed to claim the Stamp and Idea emotes.
6. Enter the Tolna dungeon after completing A Soul's Bane. A Soul's Bane None None
7. Teleport to the digsite using a Digsite pendant. The Dig Site 49 Magic-icon Digsite pendant
8. Cast the teleport to Varrock spell. None 25 Magic-icon 1Law rune1Fire rune3Air rune
9. Get a Slayer task from Vannaka. None 40 Multicombat None
10. Make 20 mahogany planks in one go. None None 20 mahogany logs and 30,000 coins. You don't have to get exactly 20 mahogany logs/planks in one trip. It can also be more.
11. Pick a white tree fruit. Garden of Tranquility 25 Farming-icon None
12. Use the balloon to travel from Varrock. Enlightened Journey 40 Firemaking-icon 10 willow logs to unlock the Varrock balloon, and 1 normal log to use the balloon to travel from Varrock.
13. Complete a lap of the Varrock Agility Course. None 30 Agility-icon None


While worn


Items Required
Skills Needed
Quests required
Task Quest(s) Needed Skill(s) Needed Items Needed
1. Trade furs with the Fancy Dress Seller for a Spottier cape and equip it. None 66 Hunter-icon(cannot be boosted).

Note: If you're an Ironman, you will need 69 to hunt the dashing kebbits (can be boosted).

2 Dashing kebbit fur, 800 coins. Make sure to right-click and select "Buy 1", as double-clicking may not allow you to complete the task.
2. Speak to Orlando Smith when you have achieved 153 Kudos. Various. See here for full list. None None
3. Make a Waka canoe near Edgeville. None 57 Woodcutting-icon Any woodcutting axe
4. Teleport to Paddewwa. Desert Treasure 54 Magic-icon Use the Paddewwa Teleport spell while on Ancient Magicks. Requires: 2Law rune1Fire rune1Air rune
5. Teleport to Barbarian Village with a Skull sceptre. None None Skull sceptre
6. Chop some yew logs in Varrock and burn them at the top of the Varrock church. None 60 Woodcutting-icon

60 Firemaking-icon

Any woodcutting axe, tinderbox. Note: Barbarian firemaking does NOT work. You have to chop the yew tree next to the Varrock church or behind the Varrock Palace.
7. Have the Varrock estate agent decorate your house with Fancy Stone. None 50 Construction-icon (cannot boost) 25,000 coins (30,000 if your house is already decorated with Fancy Stone)

Note: You must finish the dialogue with the estate agent or the task will not count!

8. Collect at least 2 yew roots from the tree patch in Varrock Palace. (If you're boosting, make sure to boost when you are digging up the yew tree, not when planting!) None 68 Farming-icon[1]

60 Woodcutting-icon

Yew seed, plant pot (10 cactus spines recommended), any woodcutting axe, spade
9. Pray at the altar in Varrock Palace with Smite active. None 52 Prayer-icon None
10. Squeeze through the obstacle pipe in Edgeville Dungeon. None 51 Agility-icon None
  1. 1.0 1.1 Required to get two roots from one tree.


While worn


Items Required
Skills Needed
Quests required
Task Quest(s) Needed Skill(s)


Items Needed
1. Create a Super combat potion in Varrock West Bank. None 90 Herblore-icon Super attack (4), Super strength (4), Super defence (4), Torstol
2. Use Lunar magic to make 20 mahogany planks in the Varrock Lumber Yard (Plank Make). Dream Mentor 86 Magic-icon 20 nature runes, 40 astral runes, 300 earth runes, 21000 coins, 20 mahogany logs
3. Bake a summer pie in the Cooking Guild. None 95 Cooking-icon Raw summer pie
4. Smith and fletch ten rune darts within Varrock. The Tourist Trap 89 Smithing-icon

81 Fletching-icon

1 runite bar, 10 feathers, hammer
5. Craft 100 or more earth runes simultaneously. None 78 Runecrafting-icon 25 rune/pure essence


While worn

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