The competition will be held 80km (1hrs drive) from Adelaide in Australia’s best wine region, the Barossa Valley, right next to the Barossa Caravan Park, which will provide the accommodation. It is the responsibility of all throwers to arrange their accommodation at the caravan park. Please go to http://barossatouristpark.com.au/ to arrange your booking. There are a variety of cabins to choose from. The park is a popular holiday/tourist resort, so please book early.
The plan for the competition is as follows:
Sat 1-4-2017 – Competition begins 9am.
Sat 1-4-2017 – AGM evening after competition
Sun 2-4-2017 – Wine tour of the Barossa, finishing with an evening traditional German dinner at Hahndorf.
Mon 3-4-2017 – Depart for Adelaide or stay an additional day to tour more of the wineries.
Cost: $20 (includes competition, BBQ, beer and wine)
There is a hire bus arranged but space on the bus is now very limited. For more information about how to get there and back, contact Roger Perry at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The championship held 26th March was cancelled due to 35km/h winds, at which only two events were played – Accuracy and Hunting Stick. Winner of both events and thrower of the day was Matt Barker.
Venue: West Australian Championship (part 2!)
Southern River, Gay Street.
Sunday 9th April.
Arrive 8.30am for a 9am registration. Finishes approximately 4pm.
Bring your own food and drinks for lunch. There will be a sausage sizzle after the competition. More details may follow later.