New GVI Committee Members

What an amazing time we’ve had the past few weeks with nominations for two committee positions and the subsequent voting. With a record SIX confirmed nominations, including a big range of people, both in personality and caching style, the current committee knew we’d have some fun when it came to voting. We just didn’t realise the magnitude.  Previous committee nominations had yielded few nominations, and the highest number of voters being around 70. In other voting areas, we’d had been about 95 voters for our change of name. Todays vote had an amazing 162 voters, and we cannot thank you … Continue reading New GVI Committee Members

Friends of Parks Vic

Geocaching Victoria Incorporated is very excited to announce that we are now officially affiliated with Parks Vic. In coming months, we will undergo some information sessions with their rangers that will enable us to set up and run CITO events without having to obtain prior authorisation. Something that usually needs to be organised months in advance, as it requires one of their rangers to be present. Once everything is finalised, we will have members who will be trained in the safety briefings, and they will act as de facto rangers for us. Parks Vic requires that we all be registered … Continue reading Friends of Parks Vic

The St Arnaud Event – January 2019 update

Wow – it’s now 2019 and we are in full planning mode for The St Arnaud Event 2019 (log your will attend here). Lots has been happening so let’s get to some news… Pathtags The official St Arnaud Event Pathtags are now available to pre-order. Don’t they look amazing? Visit the Geocaching Victoria store to purchase the below St Arnaud pathtags which can be collected at the MEGA event. Many thanks to Ozglory Designs for designing these tags for us. People have inquired about using the border on their own pathtags and we suggest you contact Ozglory Designs. Don’t forget if … Continue reading The St Arnaud Event – January 2019 update

A Friend for Fern for Oxfam

We are looking to include a friend of Fern on the 2019 version of the Oxfam Trailwalker Geocoin. We would like to run a poll to see which one our community would most like to see on the 2019 coin. Below are the 2017 and 2018 coin. If you would like to have your say as to who the new Trailwalker Mascott will be, fill in the form HERE There will be a random draw from all entries who will win an extremely rare 2018 “Night time Walker” Geocoin. Entries close Monday 31st December 2018 at midnight. Continue reading A Friend for Fern for Oxfam