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AX17_29 – I Believe They Said This....

A cache by Geocaching Melbourne (BettyBoo3747) Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 07/16/2017
Difficulty:
2.5 out of 5
Terrain:
2 out of 5

Size: Size: regular (regular)

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Geocache Description:

This GeoArt has been created to celebrate 'The Alexandra Event 2017'. This will be Victoria's third MEGA event and will be run over two days (18 & 19 November). Attendees will be rewarded with many fun and interesting options, promising something for everyone – geocaching tutorials, daily activities, catching up with geo-friends, and of course, lots of local caching.


Alexandra is located in Victoria, Australia – within the Murrindindi Shire. It is a town that proudly features a number of preserved historical buildings, dating back to 1850. Alexandra is located near the Goulburn River and is surrounded by rich pastoral land, breathtaking mountain ranges and majestic waterways.

Take your time to look around Lake Eildon. Relax and enjoy the view, or experience the thrill of water sports like waterskiing, kayaking and wakeboarding. You'll find some of the best trout fishing Victoria has to offer in the nearby waterways. For breathtaking views, the striking Cathedral Range State Park offers invigorating hikes to the furrowed pinnacles, or for that adrenaline rush, the mountain offers some great rock climbing. Explore the Lake Eildon National Park, enjoy the wineries of the region, or for that family adventure, visit the Alexandra Timber Tramway and Museum or have a picnic in one of the many parks or reserves.

Rainbow Trout is a GeoArt series of caches with a range of puzzles – some easy, some quite hard.

The Cache is a one litre poly pipe with room for swaps and trackables. BYO pen. Please return the cache as you found it.

Don’t go to the listed co-ordinates, as it may be on private property, up a mountain range, or at the bottom of the Goulburn River, and the cache is not located there anyhow. Use the puzzle below to find the actual cache location.

The Puzzle –


Here are some quotations from Screen Stars of the past.
You will need to work out who said what.
Once you have done that, you will need to take note of their full birth names.

A.   I am free of all prejudice. I hate everyone equally.
    Letters in Last Name ( -5) = A

B.   I never forget a face, but in your case I'll be glad to make an exception.
    Letters in First Name ( -3) = B

C.   I suppose you might call me the sophisticated type. I like to act with dialogue. Not with grunts.
    Letters in First Name ( -6) = C

D.   Life would be so wonderful if we only knew what to do with it.
    Letters in Middle Name ( -4) = D

E.   Old age is no place for sissies.
    Letters in Last Name - Letters in First Name ( - ) = E

F.   Imagination is the highest kite one can fly.
    Letters in Last Name - Letters in Middle Name ( - ) = F

G.   We are all tied to our destiny and there is no way we can liberate ourselves.
    Letters in First Name = G

H.   Men don't get smarter when they grow older. They just lose their hair.
    Letters in Middle Name - Letters in Last Name ( - ) = H

The cache can be found at: S37 1A.BCD E145 5E.FGH

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