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ORARC Field Day 2017

June 10 @ 09:00 - June 11 @ 16:00

The ORARC 42nd annual Field Day will be held on Saturday and Sunday the 10th and 11th of June 2017 during the June 2017 Queen’s Birthday Long Weekend.  Visitors are cordially invited to attend.  The venue is the newly refurbished Tacking Point Surf Life Saving Club Hall in Matthew Flinders Drive, Lighthouse Beach, Port Macquarie.

There will be all the usual Field Day attractions with fox hunts both days, disposals; bring your items to sell, no commission charged, barbeque lunch both days with bacon and egg breakfast available on the Sunday morning.  Sunday is the trading day.  The Field Day dinner is at 6 pm on the Saturday night at the Port Macquarie Golf Club with a menu to suit all tastes.

A PDF Copy of the information below is available for download here (now final version 15/5/17).


SATURDAY 10th June, 2017

0900 * HALL SETUP – Open for REGISTRATIONS from 10:00
1200 * BBQ Lunch Sausage sandwich $2.00 Soft Drinks $1.50
• 1300 * 2 Metre mobile Fox Hunt (Points allocated)
• 1430 * 80 Metre Pedestrian Fox Hunt (Points allocated)
• 1600 * 2 Metre Talk in Fox Hunt (Points allocated)
1800 * Field Day Dinner at Port Macquarie Golf Club at menu prices

SUNDAY 11th June, 2017

0830 * REGISTRATION $5.00 (No discounts) Children under 15 Free
0900 * TRADE DISPLAYS and DISPOSALS open. Bacon & Egg Sandwich $2
• 1000 * 80 Metre Pedestrian Fox Hunt Standard Transistor Radio with
No DF Mods or Attachments (Points allocated)
• 1100 * 80 Metre mobile Fox Hunt (Points allocated)
1200 * BBQ LUNCH Steak sandwich $4.00 Sausage sandwich $2.00
Fruit salad & ice cream $2.00 Soft Drinks $1 .50
1230 * DRAW Raffles and Competitions
• 1300 * 2 Metre Pedestrian Fox Hunt (Points allocated)
• 1400 * 2 Metre Mobile Fox Hunt (Points allocated)
1500 * Field Day concludes with PRESENTATION of Fox Hunting prizes
and PRESIDENT’S brief Address & Farewell

Prizes awarded for First Place in each Fox Hunt, Fox Hunt Champion,
Runner-Up Fox Hunt Champion, Best Presented Amateur Vehicle, Best Home
Brew display

$5 registration covers both days & includes tea, coffee and biscuits
No charge or commission for DISPOSALS items but are at owner’s risk


June 10 @ 09:00
June 11 @ 16:00
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Tacking Point Surf Life Saving Club
40 Matthew Flinders Drive
Port Macquarie, NSW 2444 Australia
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