Quail Island. Pre-entry required.

Sunday 2 February 2020
Quail Island
Viv Prince
Dave Armstrong
Richard York

The PAPO 2020 events start with an orienteering event on Quail Island. Please pre-enter for this event by Weds 29th Jan.

Pre-entry link: https://docs.google.com/forms/PAPOQuailIsland

Start times from 11.30am, if you are coming on the ferry, you will need to get the 10.20am to have plenty of time for your run and a swim at the beach. PAPO has booked 70 places on the 10.20am Sunday sailing, please register via the link above to reserve places. If you are coming on Saturday, you will need to make your own ferry booking (or kayak, packraft, swim ....). Ferry bookings for Saturday sailings should be made at blackcat.co.nz.

Camping available overnight on Saturday night, come anytime on Saturday to make a weekend of it. Camping is at Whakamaru beach and is a basic DOC site with a Christchurch reticulated water supply and flush toilets. There is a large building at the beach that would be useful shelter in the case of bad weather. Best of all, the camping is free! PAPO has booked the whole camping area. Please register via the link above to reserve Saturday night camping.

Event centre will based at the camping area at Whakamaru beach.

A full range of orienteering courses will be available: White, Yellow, Orange, Red short, Red Med, Red Long. The the grass is really long – gaiters are recommended.

The standard event entry fees will apply http://papo.org.nz/faq/costs

In order to manage the ferry reservations, camping reservations and ensure we have the right number of maps, everyone coming needs to pre-register by Weds 29th Jan. Please use link above.


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