Orienteering Australia

Event information: Bush - Platypus Rocks (Wivenhoe Dam)

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Directions: From Brisbane, travel along the Brisbane Valley Highway and across the Wivenhoe Dam. After several kilometres, turn right into Hay Road which becomes Fig Tree Road. Pass through the gate and follow the road to the registration area. Parking is alongside the road west of registration. No parking available beyond the registration area.

No toilets at registration. Nearest toilet is on Sheepstation Inlet Road which turns off Fig Tree Road just near the gate.

Courses: Hard 1 (5.8km - 180m climb), Hard 2 (4.1km - 150m climb), Hard 3 (2.1km - 75m climb), Moderate (3.0km - 125m climb), Easy (2.4km), Very Easy (1.7km).

Spur gully terrain with some areas of rock. Many new unmapped termite mounds. A few areas of cobblers pegs so some protection is recommended.

Enter on the day possible subject to map availability. Please pre-enter if possible. Payment to be made on the day. Prices (member/non-member): Senior $10/$13, Junior $6/$9, Family $25/$35.

General information
Event Bush - Platypus Rocks (Wivenhoe Dam)
Organiser Ugly Gully Orienteers
State Orienteering Queensland
Status completed
Date Sunday 5 August 2018 at 9:00 - 12:00 EST
Normal entry deadline Wednesday 1 August 2018 at 23:59 EST
Late entry deadline Thursday 2 August 2018 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
Classes Hard 1, Hard 2, Hard 3, Moderate, Easy, Very Easy
Contact details and main officials
Contact person Tim McIntyre
Contact phone number 0403123242
Contact email
Course setter Elizabeth Ferguson
Course controller Tim McIntyre

Start times


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Location of the event

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