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MelbushO and VicBushO in July

Orienteering at Plenty South – Sunday July 23 Plenty South – a fantastic sunny day, with plenty of kangaroos spotted.  Andras set excellent courses which challenged us physically, gave us lots of route choice, and encouraged the less experienced navigators to try some cross country legs, and build their skills. Results     Splits     Photos Orienteering at […]

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Brimbank Park

After a frosty start the sun came out for an enjoyable event in Brimbank Park.  The two longer courses crossed the river and experienced the variety of terrain on offer – open mowed parkland, grassy flats and steep rocky hillsides, with planes overhead and pylons.  The easy course had a control very close to a […]

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Eltham Lower Park

It was a glorious winter’s day and we all enjoyed the trails and hillsides of Eltham Lower Park. It was a busy place with trail runners, slalom canoeists, pony clubbers and orienteers! Results    Splits     Photos The next MelbushO is on Sunday July 2 at Brimbank Park in Keilor.  There will be four courses with […]

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MelBushO at Westerfolds, Sunday June 18

This event is listed in the fixture as “Eltham Lower Park” BUT BEWARE – that’s not where you need to go!!! Parking and assembly is at WESTERFOLDS in Templestowe. Drive in the main Westerfolds Park entrance in Fitzsimons Lane – Melway 33 F1. There is a Trail Run at Westerfolds earlier that morning, but just […]

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Yellow Gum Park Draws Big Crowd

Over 180 competitors tackled four courses at Yellow Gum Park, part of Plenty Gorge. With a new start and finish location, and some farmland opened up to orienteers for the first time, people familiar with the map were taken to new places. Results     Splits     Photos The next MelbushO is on Sunday 18 June at Eltham […]

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