Orienteering Australia

Event information: MelBushO 8 - Hawkstowe Park - includes RadiO Event

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Enter Plenty Gorge Park from Gordons Road, South Morang

Choose any of the five courses: Course 1 (Long Hard); Course 2 (Medium Hard); Course 3 (Short Hard); Course 4 (Moderate) or Course 5 (Easy). Coaching and assistance is available for newcomers. Please note there is also a RadiO event available.

Start times: 10.00am-11.30am.
Course closure - all courses close at 1.00pm. You must return to the Finish before then, even if you haven't completed your course.

Entry fees: Adults $12.00, Juniors (under 21) $6.00.

PRE ENTRY FOR THIS EVENT IS STRONGLY PREFERRED - there will be limited opportunity to enter on the day. This is to ensure gathering limits are complied with, and queuing is minimised. Please help us stay safe by pre-entering and pre-paying online.
How to register and enter an event using Eventor: https://www.vicorienteering.asn.au/events/eventor/

Entries close on Thursday July 15. Entry fees: Adults $12.00, Juniors (under 21) $6.00. Each member of a family or group must enter individually; a family cap of $30 will be automatically applied to all family members who enter and pay at the same time.

Please ensure that your entry details include a contact phone number, which is a requirement for participation.

On arrival you must check in with the Services Victoria QR code app. Registration will assist anyone unable to do so.

Sportident electronic timing will be used. Controls will be in "Air" mode for contactless punching. Please enter with your SIAC e-stick number, if you have one. Regular SI sticks will also work, but must be inserted into the controls; please take extra care to avoid touching controls when punching. Sportident sticks will be available for loan.

This event will follow the Orienteering Victoria Covid Safe Plan: www.vicorienteering.asn.au/return-to-orienteering. Please read the OV Participant Guidelines before entering this event.

YOU MUST NOT ATTEND THIS EVENT IF YOU ARE UNWELL WITH COVID SYMPTOMS, ARE WAITING FOR TEST RESULTS, OR ARE OTHERWISE REQUIRED TO QUARANTINE OR ISOLATE. Your entry fee will be refunded if you are unable to attend in order to comply with health directives.

General information
Event MelBushO 8 - Hawkstowe Park - includes RadiO Event
Organiser Bayside Kangaroos Orienteers
State Orienteering Victoria
Status cancelled
Date Sunday 18 July 2021 at 10:00 - 13:00 EST
Entry deadline Thursday 15 July 2021 at 23:59 EST
Event form individual
Event classification Club event
Race distance Long
Time of event day
Discipline FootO
Punching system Sportident
Class information
Open A 1 - Long Hard, 2 - Medium Hard
Open A short 3 - Short Hard
Open B 4 - Moderate, 5 - Easy
Contact details and main officials
Website http://www.vicorienteering.asn.au
Contact person Greg Tamblyn
Contact email


Entry is closed.

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