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Map Reading and Compass Skills

Map Reading skills and using a compass

Stuart from Sunshine Orienteers Club who has been rogaining and orienteering for 30 years and has hiked the Western Arthurs twice, the Eastern Arthurs and The South Coast Track all in Tassie will take us through Map Reading Skills and how to use a Compass.

This presentation would also be suited to those who mountain bike, run or anybody who needs to use a map for outdoor adventures as well as hikers.

Some of the areas he will cover:

•  Contours

• Legend

• Scale

• Magnetic variation

• Route plan

• Using a compass

If you have your own compass bring it along

Where /Time:

7pm - Headland Buderim Croquet Club, Syd Lingard Drive, Buderim. On the right past the Headland Bowls Club and on the same road to the rubbish tip.

Cost:

$2 contribution per person will be collected at the beginning of the meeting to help cover registration on the Meetup website and sundry costs

Look forward to seeing you on Tuesday 14 June.