Event Details

Caving Skills Weekend

Theory
When:
Wed 4th Sep 2019 (7pm to 8.30pm)
Where:
Bundilla Scout Camp
6 Baden Powell Place, Winston Hills NSW 2153
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Practical
When:
Sat 7th Sep 2019 (9am) to Sun 8th Sep 2019 (2pm)
Where:
Bungonia National Park
Lookdown Road, Bungonia NSW
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More info
Cost:
Participant ($30.00)
Team (Free)
Registrations:
Open: Fri 1st Feb 2019 (12am)
Close: Thu 15th Aug 2019 (5pm)
Coordinator:
Administrator:
Brief Summary:
Caving Skills Weekend. Theory night on Wednesday, Weekend at Bungonia
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Additional Information

PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR ROCK ACTIVITIES LOG TO THE EVENT CO-ORDINATOR BY CLOSING DATE
 
We will explore cave environments and learn about cave systems and their conservation. You will learn basic caving skills, and apply your abseil skills inside caves.
A pre-requisite for this skills weekend is abseiling skills acquired at Region abseil skills days, to a standard specified by the Region Rock Activities Co-ordinator.
 
Minimum age 14 years.
 
 
Locations:
Wednesday at Bundilla Scout Camp, 7 pm to 8.30 pm for compulsory THEORY NIGHT.
Saturday and Sunday at Bungonia Caves.  Start 9 am, finish 4 pm (Sat.), 2 pm (Sun.) 
 
Please note that supervision of Youth Members is provided by Region Leaders during caving hours only.
 
Camping is available at Bungonia, with toilets and hot showers.  There is a daily car fee ($8) and a daily per person camping fee.  These have not been included in the skills weekend costs.

We may be able to provide some transport with a fee for fuel. Please email the event co-ordinator.
 
 
Details of suitable clothing, torches, directions etc. will be covered at the theory night.

Registrations