Orienteering Australia

Event information: SOS Raging Waters Sydney

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This Saturday Orienteering Series event will be outrageous. There will be water, there will be slides, rides and a wave pool, there will be courses to navigate on the run and a torrent of action. Come and join us for this unique event on an fantastic new sprint orienteering map.

ENTER VIA THE BOLD HORIZONS WEBSITE: https://www.boldhorizons.com.au/events/


Event Date: Saturday 12 December 2020

Start window: 7:30am to 8:30am.

Location: Raging Waters Sydney, 427 Reservoir Rd, Prospect NSW

Courses: For this unique event, more course options will be available than at our weekly SOS events conducted throughout the year. Test yourself on the Cyclone, Typhoon or maybe Riptide. Numbers on each course will be strictly limited.

Course Closure: 9:20am

Pricing: Due to the unique nature of this event and very special location, entry is dearer than our weekly SOS events. Most courses have a $30 entry fee however shorter courses, that are likely to be popular with children, have a discounted entry fee. Group members and spectators will also be required to purchase a ticket for this event. Families that have a an entry fee beyond $100 should please contact Bold Horizons in advance so that we can arrange a discount for you. For orienteering club members with a valid Active Kids Voucher issued by Orienteering NSW the promotional code “AKP” can be entered at the checkout for a $10 discount on entry.

Parking: Car parking is now free just for us! See the Raging Waters Sydney website for further access details and additional transport options.

Park access: Note that rides will not be operational during the orienteering event (but water may be present!). After completion of courses, all guests will be required to exit Raging Waters Sydney. Discounted Park tickets ($45) are now available to re-enter the park on opening at 10am and guests are invited to slide the rest of the day away. Details on how to access the discounted park tickets will be included in the email confirming your entry in the orienteering event. We recommend purchasing Raging Waters Sydney tickets in advance.

COVID: This event will be conducted with protocols in place around the reduction of COVID-19 risks. Please monitor advice from NSW Health and observe all guidelines if you are planning to attend the event. A compulsory temperature check will be required prior to entry into the park. Should COVID restrictions tighten and the event need to be postponed or cancelled, refunds will be available.

Everyone in attendance at the event (including spectators) needs to register as part of our COVID Safe compliance and will be able to reserve tickets via the Bold Horizons web site.

General information
Event SOS Raging Waters Sydney
Organiser Bold Horizons Event Organiser
State Orienteering NSW
Status completed
Date Saturday 12 December 2020 at 7:30 - 9:20 EDT
Event form individual
Event classification Club event
Race distance Long
Time of event day
Discipline FootO
Punching system Sportident
Class information
Classes Bombora Primary, Bombora High School, Bombora Open, Breaker Primary, Breaker High School, Breaker Open, Cyclone Primary, Cyclone High School, Cyclone Open, Riptide Primary, Riptide High School, Riptide Open, Typhoon Primary, Typhoon High School, Typhoon Open, Whirlwind Primary, Whirlwind High School, Whirlwind Open
Contact details and main officials
Website https://www.boldhorizons.com.au/events/sos-raging-waters-sydney-2020/
Contact person Barbara Hill
Contact phone number 0418270476
Contact email

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