• Sunday, 10 September 2023

Yarra Road, Mt Observation

In the lead up to the OWA state long distance championships we have another long event for you - and it's also preparation for the Kambarang Carnival. Spring has finally arrived and some nice flowers are starting to show in the bush so it's a good opportunity to enjoy the forest at its best. This course offers a mix of open fast running forest and some more challenging hilly areas that we all know and love.

Pre-entry through Eventor is preferred. Enter by 5pm on Saturday 9th September.
Enter on the day will be available 9-10.30am.
Courses: H1 (9.9km), H2 (6.6km), H3 (5.4km), H4 (4.0km), H5 (2.4km), M (3.7km), E (2.4km), VE (1.8km).
Start: All courses will have a start adjacent to the assembly area.
Map scale: 1:10,000.
Start times: From 9:30 to 11:30am.
Courses close: 1.00pm. Please return to the assembly area by this time, even if you have not finished your course.
Bring: Your SI card and compass if you have one, or these can be borrowed at the event. Also bring sunscreen, insect repellent, a hat and a water bottle, and comfortable walking or running shoes.
Facilities: Toilet.
What not to bring: Your dog! Remember that dogs are not permitted at bush events.

More information, including directions to the event, is in Eventor. Be sure to read the Information flyer.

Photo: Marginata terrain, taken by Mark Lommers

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Orienteering WA acknowledges the Noongar people, the Traditional and continuing Custodians of the land on which we gather to enjoy our sport, and pay our respects to Elders past and present.