The Whittlesea Event Logo

We need a new logo for our 2020 Event, so we’re putting it out to the masses. The logo needs to be easily translated to embroidery. What to consider: Purple Shirt City meets Country Bushland National Parks Reservoirs If we choose your design, you will win a rare Whittlesea Event Unobtanium coin. You have two weeks. All submissions to be in to president@geocachingvictoria.com.au by 8pm EDST Thursday, 19th December 2019. Annnndddd GO! Continue reading The Whittlesea Event Logo

The St Arnaud Event – Wrap Up

The dust has settled around St Arnaud and it’s just those last few things that the committee find themselves doing to tie off all those loose ends! What an EVENT! What a Year! Are you ready for 2020? Receipts Game Winner Congratulations to muff1 for being the winner of the receipts game. A staggering $20,830.84 was tallied in physical receipts – that’s incredible and certainly helps demonstrate the economic impact geocaching events can have in rural areas! This can be broken down into: Petrol: $3866.37; Accommodation: $7247.00; Food: $7238.13 (so many coffees); Other: $2488.21 (pharmacy, books, crafts, clothes, op shops, … Continue reading The St Arnaud Event – Wrap Up

The St Arnaud Event – follow up information

The Mega might have officially finished but we know plenty of geocachers are still out and about and as with any event there is always some follow up information! Signal Trackables Did you get a picture with Signal on Saturday and miss out on an “I Met Signal” trackable? We have a few left to send out so add your Signal image on the Geocaching Victoria Facebook page or email it to gemmasiemensma@gmail.com and we will randomly select 10 winners! Receipts Game Forgot to pop your receipts in the box or no longer in town to drop them at the … Continue reading The St Arnaud Event – follow up information

The St Arnaud Event – Are You Ready?

Can you believe the MEGA is about to start – are you ready? We thought this blog should consist of all the things you need to remember! What to Bring A chair (especially for Saturday night) Water bottle (refill station on site) Coffee mug (free instant coffee and tea from Rotary) Change for raffles & food (supporting local organisations) A pen (for all those caches you will find) Extra food (St Arnaud is a small town with limited trading hours for shops – please come prepared)   Apps to Download The Geocaching App (otherwise how will you find all those hundreds of caches … Continue reading The St Arnaud Event – Are You Ready?

The St Arnaud Event – only a few days to go!

Welcome to The St Arnaud Event update. Can you believe there are ONLY A FEW DAYS TO GO? It is important that you log your “will attend” on any events you plan to attend so we can plan and cater accordingly. Check out the full Schedule so you can plan your weekend. Event Updates FRIDAY NIGHT: Due the overwhelming number expected on Friday night the Sports Club is putting on a buffet meal (one plate only – no second helping) at $19 per adult and $13 per child. This will consist of Salt & Pepper Calamari, Honey Chicken, Fried Dim Sims, Beef and … Continue reading The St Arnaud Event – only a few days to go!