Orienteering Australia

Event information: Newcastle Bush Minor - Jesmond Park

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Venue: Jesmond Park

Assembly will be adjacent to the intersection of Robinson Ave and the Jesmond Cycle Path.

The best parking is along Robinson Ave or in the car park off Robinson Ave.

Starts are from 9:30am.

Course Closure is 1pm

VE = very easy 1.3 km
E = easy 1.5 km
MS = moderate short 2.1 km
HS = hard short 2.3 km
HM = hard medium 3.2 km
SP = score/progressive

For those undertaking the moderate and hard courses full body cover is recommended.

All courses head first into the bush to the south of the Jesmond Cycle Path and finish in the park on to the north of the Jesmond Cycle Path.

A score/progressive course is available for people looking to transition to a harder level course this year. If you would like to try this talk to the course controller or one of the officials who will be able to recommend controls to visit and give you some coaching.

General information
Event Newcastle Bush Minor - Jesmond Park
Organiser Newcastle Orienteering Club
State Orienteering NSW
Status completed
Date Sunday 28 March 2021 at 9:30 - 13:00 EDT
Entry deadline Sunday 28 March 2021 at 11:59 EDT
Event form individual
Event classification Local event
Race distance Middle
Time of event day
Discipline FootO
Punching system Sportident
Class information
Classes Very Easy, Easy, Moderate Short, Hard Short, Hard Medium, Score/Progressive, Official, Non Compete
Contact details and main officials
Website http://www.newcastleorienteering.asn.au/index.php/newsbush
Contact person Andrew Power
Contact phone number 0400301579
Contact email
Course setter Ian Dempsey
Course controller Andrew Power

Start times


Entry is closed.

Enter on the day is available for a limited number of classes.

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Location of the event

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