Orienteering Australia

Event information: Bendigo Bush Classic 16 - Mount Alexander

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A terrific area of granite rocks and mountain side bush. Rarely used area.
Directions -
From Harcourt:
Travel south along Harmony Way (Old Calder Highway) for approximately 4.3km.
Turn left on Faraday-Sutton Grange Road for approx 2.4 km.
Turn left at Joseph Young Drive for about 2.1km.
Turn left into the Leanganook Picnic Area.

From Melbourne:
Travel north along Calder freeway and take the Elphinstone/Castlemaine turnoff, then turn right onto the Old Calder Highway (Harmony Way) heading north towards Faraday. At Faraday turn right onto Sutton grange road for 2.4 km, then turn left at Joseph Young Drive for about 2.1km.
Turn left into the Leanganook Picnic Area.

General regulations for events organised by Bendigo Orienteers:
- Dogs are not permitted to attend or participate.
- In areas managed by Parks Victoria or DELWP (Forests, reserves, and national, state and regional parks) cars must only be parked on roadways or in designated parking areas.

Starts between 12:30 and 2:00pm. Courses close at 3pm.

2019 Entry Fees
Club Member: Adult $10, Junior/student $5. Members from other orienteering clubs welcome.
Non Member: Adult $18, Junior/student $6.
SI Stick hire: $5, Family $10.
Entry and SI hire for course 5 are free for all ages regardless of membership status.Information on dog restrictions is contained in the map archive

General information
Event Bendigo Bush Classic 16 - Mount Alexander
Organiser Bendigo Orienteers
State Orienteering Victoria
Status completed
Date Saturday 7 September 2019 at 12:30 - 15:00 EST
Event form individual
Event classification Club event
Race distance long
Time of event day
Discipline FootO
Punching system Sportident
Class information
Open A 1, 2
Open A short 3
Open B 4, 5
Contact details and main officials
Website http://www.bendigo-orienteers.com.au
Course setter Paul Elam


This event is included in Bendigo Bush Classic 2019.

Start times


Entry is closed.

Enter on the day is available.

Location of the event

Please obey directions provided by the organiser.

Driving directions from Google Maps (Always make sure to follow the organiser's driving directions.)

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