Orienteering Australia

Event information: ACT Runners Shop Twilight Series #8: Aranda Snowgums

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The assembly area for this event has been moved at late notice due to land access restrictions in the Aranda bushlands forest. The following information is correct.
Enter-on-the-day. Start anytime between 5pm & 6.30pm. Course closure 7.30pm.
Entry fees: Member adult $10, member junior $7. Non-member adult $15, non-member junior $10. Hire of electronic timing chip (sportident card) $5. Cash payment accepted, but EFTPOS preferred.
Car parking will be in Black Mountain Reserve Car Park signposted (brown sign) from William Hovell Drive eastbound.
If coming westbound along William Hovell Drive there is a U-Turn place which is also signposted for Black Mountain Reserve Car Park.
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.
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.
Assembly area is adjacent to parking, inside the reserve. Please be aware of bikes on the bike path, as the path is a major commuting route out of civic at the time of the event.
Moderate 1 (3.6km), Moderate 2 (2.4km), Easy (2.4km), Very Easy (1.4km). Special training map available for Moderate 1 course.
The map scale is 1:5000, contour interval 2.5m,
Moderate 1, Moderate 2, and the training map will be a standard orienteering start.
These courses/maps will not be on display before competitors start, these maps will be passed to the participants once they have started.

General information
Event ACT Runners Shop Twilight Series #8: Aranda Snowgums
Organiser Abominable O-Men
State Orienteering ACT
Status completed
Date Wednesday 11 December 2019 at 17:00 - 19:30 EDT
Event form individual
Event classification Local event
Race distance Sprint
Time of event day
Discipline FootO
Punching system Sportident
Class information
Classes Mod 1: Men: Open, Mod 1: M: Junior, Mod 1: M: Masters, Mod 1: W: Open, Mod 1: W: Junior, Mod 1: W: Masters, Mod 1: Teams, Mod 2: Men: Open, Mod 2: M: Junior, Mod 2: M: Masters, Mod: W: Open, Mod 2: W: Junior, Mod 2: W: Masters, Mod 2: Teams, Easy: Men: Open, Easy: Men: Junior, Easy: Men: Masters, Easy: Women: Open, Easy: Women: Junior, Easy: Women: Masters, Easy: Teams, VEasy: Men: Open, VEasy: Men: Junior, VEasy: Men: Masters, VEasy: W: Open, VEasy: W: Junior, VEasy: W: Masters, VEasy: Teams, Mod 1:TrainingMapA
Contact details and main officials
Website http://act.orienteering.asn.au/event-series/twilight-series
Contact phone number 6162 3422
Contact email
Event director Ann Scown
Course setters Ingrid Shelton Agar
John Shelton Agar


This event is included in 2019-20 ACT Runners Shop Twilight Series.

Start times


Entry is closed.

Enter on the day is available.

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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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