Orienteering: Charles Paddock – Sunday, 11 August 2019
Orienteering at Charlies Paddock, north of Dalveen on Sunday 11 August
Terrain: Undulating, semi-open to open grazing land with areas of scattered granite.
Map: Charlies Paddock; 2015; 1:10,000; 5m contour interval
Courses: Hard 1 – 7.3km; Hard 2 – 5.3km; Hard 3 – 4.2km; Moderate 1 – 4.4km; Moderate 2 – 3.6km; Easy – 2.6km; Very Easy – 2.0km
Course setter: Ken Laws
Sportident will be used for this event so make certain you bring along your SI stick or hire one for $2. New sticks can also be purchased for $40.
Entries: Enter online via Eventor https://eventor.orienteering.asn.au/Events/Show/7578 by Wednesday 7 August to ensure enough maps are available.
Cost: Members: Adults $10; Juniors $ 7 ; Families $27 ; Non-members: Adults $12; Juniors $ 9 ; Families $30 ; Beginners $5
Starts: 9 -11am Courses close: 1pm Facilities: Bush toilet; drinks for sale
From Warwick, travel approx. 37km south on the New England Highway and turn off at Dalveen. Go past the shop and take the first turn on the left and then left into the Stanthorpe/Warwick Road. Follow for approx. 12km and turn left into the Woodlands property as signposted. Follow signs through to the assembly area. Alternatively, from Warwick take the old Stanthorpe/Warwick Road from the roundabout near the saleyards and travel for approx. 25km before turning right into Woodlands as signed.
From Stanthorpe, take the New England Highway 20km north and turn left towards Dalveen village under the Highway. Turn right at Jim Mitchell Park and left into the old Warwick Road and follow for approx. 12 km before turning left into the Woodlands property as signposted.