Orienteering Australia

Event information: Eppalock Long Weekend Day 3 / Short & Sweet

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Orienteering is a naturally physically distanced activity, so come along and enjoy the competition, the outdoor environment and Victoria’s great orienteering terrain! If you do find yourself close to others, please respect and follow covid safe procedures.

Everyone is welcome. Courses are available to suit all abilities from beginner to experienced. Coaching and assistance is available to newcomers.

There are three courses on offer (Long Hard, Short Hard, and Easy). There will be a Mass Start for all participants at 10.30am.

Directions: Turn off Lyell Road east onto Twin Rivers Road, towards Lake Eppalock. At the T intersection, turn left, then take the next right, and park as directed. All roads are sealed.

Please also note:
- Dogs are not permitted to attend or participate.
- Where parking is within an area managed by ParksVic or DELWP (ie. non-private land), cars must only be parked on roadways or in designated parking areas.
- Camping is only permitted in designated camp grounds.
- The event will follow Orienteering Vic’s Covid Safe Plan: https://www.vicorienteering.asn.au/return-to-orienteering/. Please read the OV Participant Guidelines before entering.
- Due to current COVID-19 requirements, PRE-ENTRY and PRE-PAYMENT IS REQUIRED.
- All participants, including non-competing attendees, are required to check in using a QR code, per Victorian Government requirements. Please bring a phone to Registration.

When pre-entering:
- Please ensure your details include a contact phone number; this is a requirement for participation.
- 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. If you don't own a Sportident e-stick, we will loan you one at no additional charge.

If you need assistance to pre-enter, please follow the instructions at https://www.vicorienteering.asn.au/events/eventor/, or contact the event organiser.

Entry fee: $15 Adults, $10 Juniors

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 Eppalock Long Weekend Day 3 / Short & Sweet
Organisers Melbourne Forest Racers
Orienteering Victoria
State Orienteering Victoria
Status created
Date Monday 14 June 2021 at 10:30 - 12:00 EST
Event form individual
Event classification Club event
Race distance Long
Time of event day
Discipline FootO
Punching system Sportident
Class information
Open A Course 1 Long
Open A short Course 2 Medium
Open B Course 3 Short
Contact details and main officials
Website http://www.vicorienteering.asn.au
Contact email
Course setters James Robertson
Jayne Sales


Next entry deadline in 28 days.

Enter on the day is available.