Orienteering Australia

Event information: ACT Classic Series: ACT League #8, Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve

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From North Canberra – Travel to Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve via Cotter Road and Paddy’s River Road - approx. 40-50 minutes.
From South Canberra – Travel to Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve via Point Hut Road and Tidbinbilla Road – approx 25-35 mins.
Park in the Carpark and go into the Visitor Information Centre to collect an entry ticket. There will be a separate table for orienteers to collect their tickets, rather than at the normal counter. Put your entry ticket on the car dashboard.
TNR have very kindly waived the entry fee for orienteers, but we will be collecting gold coin donations at the parking area.
If you have a Tidbinbilla annual pass, enter the reserve as usual.
Travel approx. 800m on Tidbinbilla Ring Road and turn right at the Discovery Playground road. Follow this to the end (Webbs picnic area) and park as directed.
COURSES: (distance and climb)
R1 6.8km (320m),
R2 5.9km (250m),
R3 4.8km (200m),
R4 3.2km (110m),
O1 4.8km (225m),
O2 3.7km (145m),
Green 2.3km (70m),
Blue 1.9km (35m).
The Blue course will have some taped legs. Please explain this to children doing this course.
We highly recommend that you take a whistle with you out on these courses.
School students doing the selection races will start first, which may mean other competitors will not be able to begin until around 10.10am.
Member adult $10, member junior $7. non-member adult $15, non-member junior $10. Hire of sportident card $5.
Note: EFTPOS payment will not be available at this event, cash only.
Starts between 10am & 12pm. Course Closure 2pm.

General information
Event ACT Classic Series: ACT League #8, Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve
Organiser Parawanga Orienteers
State Orienteering ACT
Status completed
Date Sunday 21 July 2019 at 10:00 - 14:00 EST
Event form individual
Event classification Local event
Race distance middle
Time of event day
Discipline FootO
Punching system Sportident
Class information
Open A Red 1: Men: Open, Red 1: Men: Junior, Red 1: Men: Masters, Red 1: Women: Open, Red 1: W: Junior, Red 1: W: Masters, Red 1: Teams, Red 2: Men: Open, Red 2: Men: Junior, Red 2: Men: Masters, Red 2: Women: Open, Red 2: W: Junior, Red 2: W: Masters, Red 2: Teams, Red 3: Men: Open, Red 3: Men: Junior, Red 3: Men: Masters, Red 3: Women: Open, Red 3: W: Junior, Red 3: W: Masters, Red 3: Teams
Open A short Red 4: Men: Open, Red 4: Men: Junior, Red 4: Men: Masters, Red 4: Women Open, Red 4: W: Junior, Red 4: W: Masters, Red 4: Teams
Open B 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 Jill Walker
Course planner Nathan Guinness
Event controller Phil Walker


This event is included in 2019 ACT League.

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