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WA Goes BIG in 2013
Saturday, July 27, 2013
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WA goes BIG in 2013.
Weekend 27-28th July.
Busselton Youth & Community Centre
Cnr High Street & Bussell Hwy BUSSELTON
Registration: 10.00am Saturday 27th July .
The aim of this weekend is to share tips and tricks with likeminded GeoCachers.
Typically this time of year in the South West can be pretty wet, so a hall has been booked for some games and information sessions for you to join in. (Schedule to be updated in months to come)
This is a FREE event although you will be REQUIRED to wear your teams NAME TAG to access the event.
It would be great if most of us were able to wear the Geocaching T-Shirt released last year by AlliedOz. Here is a picture of the T-Shirt Okay T-Shirt orders have closed and the order is in.
We are working with AlliedOz/ The Jokers for an Event Coin to be produced. The cost is $12 per coin.
- FUN/ FUN/ FUN
- GeoCaching Games
- GeoCaching Information Sessions
- Beginner FAQ’s and Question Sessions
- Time to chat and catch up with Geo Friends
- Searching/Finding techniques
- Puzzle solving Techniques/ Tips
Here is a sneak preview of the coin - both sides. (We can post them if need be, but postage will be at your expense) A link has been added to the bottom of this page to check your coin order...***coins now sold out pending collection. Making a waiting list if you still want one keep logging and you will be added to our waiting list.***
You are obviously free to stay anywhere you choose but we have organised a discounted rate at Peppermint Eco Park in Busselton.
Here is the link to their website for a look around: Peppermint Eco Park
Accommodation ranges from Tent Sites to 2 bedroom Family Chalets. So bring along your tent, Camper Trailer, Caravan or book a Studio Room or Chalet.
At this stage they have booked out up to 80% of the campground (100 campsites + over 20 studios 1and 2 bed- rooms) for Geocachers attending this event.
They have an extensive Camp Kitchen and Games room which has also been reserved exclusively for our use on 27th July.
Book by phone 08 9755 4241 and mention Geocaching to get 10% discount for 1 night or more for 2+ nights for onsite accommodation
Excited? We are! What do you do from here? Well you need to plan to be there for starters.
Start talking to family and friends spreading the word. We anticipate over 150 teams will attend this event! Plan some leave time OR swap days off if you work weekends or shiftwork. Once you have the days free.
We need you to:
Log on this event page a WILL ATTEND (once you are sure)
Your log needs to include the number of people in your team/family attending.
Whether you want a Geocoin or more than one.
Join with friends to book accommodation or borrow camping equipment. Book some sort of accommodation, once you know you can make it so you are all sorted and don’t miss out on this great Event. When you log ‘will attend’ you will automatically get any updates from us on the cache page. You don’t need to ‘watch’ the listing unless you want to see who else is planning to come to the event.
￼As we get closer and get a firm timetable of the daily activity sessions they will be Announced on the Event Page as we move forward.
Please note there is now a 2nd event being run on the Sunday in Busselton. When registering onsite 27th July you will receive full info for the CITO event. Hope to see you at both events. Have added a link below for you to register for the Sunday event.
Flash Mob: CITO @ Christmas in July – GC4BQZV
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