ACT Metro Series: Junior League #5 & Map Mates #3, Black Mountain
- 16 June 2018
- Enter on the day
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- Organising Club
- Parawanga Orienteers
- Event Notes
The ACT Saturday series is held in pleasant parkland held close to Canberra, mostly in Canberra Nature Park or large suburban parks. Everyone is welcome and courses are available to suit a wide range of orienteering experience from novice to the more experienced. Courses range from 2 to 5km and easy to medium navigation difficulty. A ‘Help’ person will be available to provide further help at the event. Just turn up, no requirement to book ahead.
Enter-on-the-day. Start anytime between 10.30 and 12 noon. Entry fees - member adult $10, member junior & concessions $7. $10 non-member juniors and $15 non-member adults. Hire of an electronic timing device that you wear on your finger (sportident card) is $2.
The ACT Saturday Series includes the ACT Junior League competition. This event also includes Map Mates.
DIRECTIONS & PARKING
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.
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.
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Event Contact Information
- 02 6162 3422
- Event director
- Ian Elz, Elizabeth Dunbar
- Course planner
- Jon Glanville
- Course controller
- Colleen Mock