Winch Recovery Course.
Date and time: Friday 16th to Sunday 18th October 2020
Please note this course will be conditional upon current Covid-19 Restrictions.
Description: : A winch recovery course will be held at Tallarook Forest Training Area. Further details will be provided prior to the event.
A few things to note:
- Vehicles must be well maintained
- Damage could occur during activities due to the nature of the course.
- The course is probably aimed at the more experienced but we will be starting with the basics.
Weather: We have had wet weather and snow in the past, so please bring clothing, footwear and camping gear suitable for the conditions and keep an eye on the weather forecast prior to the weekend.
Equipment: Vehicles must have a winch and UHF radio (A radio can be borrowed from the club). Usual recovery gear needs to be carried.
Additional Equipment required: Camping gear, food and water for the weekend. Clothing for wet and cold conditions. Morning tea will be in the bush each day – byo thermos, etc.
Trip Standard: Hard – some steep, low-range hill climbs and some rocky tracks!. Possibly harder if wet and slippery.
Fuel: A full tank ex Melbourne.
Duration: 2 days
Convoy limit: 10 vehicles
Meeting arrangements: The course will start at 9.00am on Saturday morning at the Tallarook Training ground. We will aim to finish about 4.00pm on Sunday. We will have access from Friday afternoon and I’m expecting people to come up and stay Friday night. The camp has toilets and there is hot showers if we need them.
Organiser: Paul Crittenden, Driver Training Coordinator/Instructor Mobile: 0412 314 379 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org