Have you booked your camping at the Wangaratta Showgrounds yet? As you can see from this post, there are two options available – both situated alongside the beautiful Ovens River. Click here to book your choice in either the Rodeo Ground or the Ovens Ground. Both powered and unpowered sites are available. As an added bonus for the 2021 Event, you can choose your site when you book. No more first at the campsite best dressed! (Although you’ll want to book now to get prime position!) Camping at the Showgrounds not your thing? Want to extend your stay? Check out … Continue reading Camping at Wangaratta!
Situated in the beautiful Ovens Valley, the City of Wangaratta straddles both banks of the Ovens River. It is home to just over 20,000 people and, of course, some great caches! Wangaratta is the gateway to amazing bushland and some fabulous parks. Of particular interest is The Bush Tucker Garden as well as many smaller playgrounds and recreational areas. The Ovens River provides a meandering ribbon of green land through the city – which means more parks and outdoor areas for you to enjoy. The Warby-Ovens National Park is just a short drive or cycle away and has lots of … Continue reading Wonderful Wangaratta
After a long few weeks/months/years (does anyone know what day it is?) we have some good news for you! There’s only 7 months to go until The Whittlesea Event! And to celebrate, we have the release of something pretty special. “What is it?”, I hear you ask. We’ve had our camping, our shirts, and then our pathtags… what’s next? You guessed it – The Whittlesea Event Geocoins are here! Echoing 2019’s beautiful 3D coin, our standard coin features a Spotted Quoll in the bush. In 3D of course! This one is priced at $22 and will look lovely in your … Continue reading News from The Whittlesea Event!
It’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for!! The Whittlesea Event pathtags are ready to order! Based on Whittlesea landmarks and surrounds, they are the perfect new additions to your collection. As with our previous events, they are available as a complete set for $25, or as a trading set for $15 (5 copies of the SAME pathtag). The latter gives you the added bonus of meeting like minded pathtag collectors as you congregate at the event to swap your new purchases. Click here to pre-order! (Pathtags can be collected at The Whittlesea Event, or shipped after 16 Nov 2020) … Continue reading Pathtags are go!
Drumroll please…. We would like to present to you our fabulous logo for The Whittlesea Event! Designed by Darren Mannix (omegaman1971) of Omegaman Designs. Many thanks to all who submitted a design. Whittlesea is the bridge between the city and the country. It encompasses both urban and rural caching – the best of both worlds in one location – and event! I’m sure you’ll want to get your hands on a copy of our new logo and so we’d also like to announce that you can put in your pre-orders for Event Polos right now! Click here to go to … Continue reading The Whittlesea Event logo is here!