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Event information: MelBushO - Police Paddocks, Endeavour Hills POSTPONED until 2021

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Pre-entry is required, and participation numbers are capped at 20 adults per time slot. When entering, you must choose one time slot. This is the time during which you must arrive, register, and start your course. Entry fee $12 adults, $6 juniors. No entries or payments accepted at the event.

Choose any of the 5 courses listed - Long Hard (6.6 km), Medium Hard (5.6 km), Short Hard (3.9 km), Moderate (4.5 km), or Easy (3.2 km)..

Entries CLOSE as each time slot fills, and no later than 11:59PM on Thursday July 16.

Stay safe - stay home if unwell, wash your hands, keep your distance from others, and follow instructions of the organisers.

On arrival, please remain in your car until your time slot. Be ready to start your course immediately after registering. Have your name checked off the attendance sheet at registration, then go straight to the Start. After finishing, download immediately, and depart as quickly as possible. No more than 20 participants can be assembled at the same time.
There is no separate event for Juniors; you must enter one of the five time slots. If doing the RadiO event, enter separately here.

This event uses Sportident electronic timing. All controls will be in SI Air mode, allowing contactless punching with a SIAC stick. If you own a SIAC, please check your entry and make sure it is the stick you enter with. If you don't own a SIAC, you may use your regular SI stick, or borrow a regular SI stick from Registration.

Directions: enter Police Paddocks from Brady Road, Endeavour Hills. Drive towards the eastern end of the road. Park along the north side of Brady Road, or in the model airplane car park if space available. Registration, Start and Finish are all in the Dandenong Softball Association reserve, with pedestrian access only.

No toilets at Brady Road - please use nearest public toilets at Tirhatuan Park, Coles Express on Wellington Road (east of Stud Road), or Woolworths on Stud Road (north of Wellington Road).

Conditions under foot in many parts of Police Paddocks are wet and boggy. Please wear appropriate footwear and prepare to get muddy!

General information
Event MelBushO - Police Paddocks, Endeavour Hills POSTPONED until 2021
Organiser Dandenong Ranges Orienteering Club
State Orienteering Victoria
Status entries closed
Date Sunday 19 July 2020 at 10:00 - 12:00 EST
Entry deadline Thursday 16 July 2020 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
Open A 1 - Long Hard, 2 - Medium Hard
Open A short 3 - Short Hard
Open B 4 - Moderate, 5 - Easy
Contact details and main officials
Website https://www.vicorienteering.asn.au/go-orienteering/bush-orienteering/melbusho/
Contact phone number 0409 135 020
Contact email
Event director Debbie Dodd
Course setter Carl Stemp


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