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!
Due to manufacturing delays, Chinese New Year and now the coronavirus (COVID-19), there have been several delays in getting the charity coins finalised and manufactured. We are happy to say, thanks to some extra work from Darren from Omegaman Designs, the coins are finally in production. We are looking at approximately 30 Days for production. From then it would usually be about a week for them to get to us, but that’s likely to be longer this year. As soon as they arrive, they will be shipped for those that chose shipping or packed ready for those that chose to … Continue reading 2020 Charity Geocoin Update
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!
The Whittlesea Event is getting closer by the day. It’s no longer “next years” event, it’s now THIS year!! We are looking for expressions of interest for information sessions. Have you run a session for us in the past, and after the break, you’re ready to do it again? Are you new to info sessions, but have a burning passion that you would love to share with others? Is there a particular skill or knowledge you have that you believe would appeal to others, and you’re willing to teach it? Some suggestions: GSAK, Puzzles, Whereigo, Adventure Labs, Cachetour.no etc. Alternatively, … Continue reading Expressions of Interest – Info Sessions
GVI is expanding the team, to enable us to better meet the needs of the community. We welcome aboard Donna Moore (Jaktembo) and Rod Lyon (n0w0rries) as affiliate members, and thank them for the contributions they will be making to the team. Donna has been tasked with a new role, Membership Coordinator. We’ve talked many times over years about having some form of membership, but without having someone tasked solely with the task, we were just floundering. Donna will look at other community groups and the different forms of membership that they have. Donna will then present the GVI Committee … Continue reading GVI Updates