Orienteering Australia

Event information: ACT Metro Series: Junior League #5, Map Mates #4, Aranda Snow Gums

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The Metro Series is held in parkland and nature parks close to Canberra. Everyone is welcome and courses are available to suit a wide range of orienteering experience from novice to the more experienced. Courses range from 2km to 5km and very easy to medium navigation difficulty. A ‘Help’ person will be available to provide assistance at the event. Just turn up, no requirement to book ahead.
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Enter-on-the-day. Start anytime between 10.30 and 12 noon. Course closure 1pm. Entry fees - member adult $10, member junior $7. $10 non-member juniors and $15 non-member adults. Hire of an electronic timing chip (sportident card) is $5. Cash payment accepted but EFTPOS preferred.
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The ACT Saturday Series includes the ACT Junior League competition.
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This is the final event for this season of Map Mates. More information and registration details for Map Mates can be found at http://act.orienteering.asn.au/juniors/blue-sparks/map-mates/
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DIRECTIONS & PARKING
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Car parking will be in Black Mountain Reserve Car Park signposted (brown sign) from William Hovell Drive eastbound. Additional car parking is available along Old Caswell Drive which is the access road to the car park.
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If coming westbound along William Hovell Drive there is a U-Turn place which is also signposted for Black Mountain Reserve Car Park.
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From northbound traffic on Tuggeranong Parkway take the exit to West Belconnen, just past the arboretum, and follow the brown signs to the car park. Please do not attempt to take the turning from the northbound Caswell Drive/GDE directly into the car park which is shown on Google Maps.
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For southbound traffic on Caswell Drive go through the Glenloch interchange and exit for Lady Denman Drive and the arboretum, turn right under the Tuggeranong Parkway toward the arboretum and then right again to head towards west Belconnen in the left hand lane. Follow the brown signs to the car park.
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COURSES
Orange 1 (2.8km), Orange 2 (2.2km), Green (1.8km), Blue (1.5km). 1:5000 map.
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Season pass registration: https://eventor.orienteering.asn.au/Events/Show/8165

General information
Event ACT Metro Series: Junior League #5, Map Mates #4, Aranda Snow Gums
Organiser Abominable O-Men
State Orienteering ACT
Status completed
Date Saturday 1 June 2019 at 10:30 - 13:00 EST
Event form individual
Event classification Local event
Race distance sprint
Time of event day
Discipline FootO
Punching system Sportident
Class information
Classes Orange 1: Men: Open, Orange 1: M: Junior, Orange 1: M: Masters, Orange 1: W: Open, Orange 1: W: Junior, Orange 1: W: Masters, Orange 1: Teams, Orange 2: Men: Open, Orange 2: M: Junior, Orange 2: M: Masters, Orange 2: W: Open, Orange 2: W: Junior, Orange 2: W: Masters, Orange 2: Teams, Green: Men: Open, Green: Men: Junior, Green: Men: Masters, Green: Women: Open, Green: Women: Junior, Green: Women: Masters, Green: Teams, Blue: Men: Open, Blue: Men: Junior, Blue: Men: Masters, Blue: Women: Open, Blue: Women: Junior, Blue: Women: Masters, Blue: Teams
Contact details and main officials
Website http://act.orienteering.asn.au
Contact phone number 02 6162 3422
Contact email
Event director Ann Scown
Course planner Shannon Jones

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Entry

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Enter on the day is available.

Location of the event

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