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30 YEARS OF SALTBUSH MEMORIES 1974-2003
by Murray Young & Ken Thompson.
Life Members of Saltbush Orienteers.
This collection of memories was based
on the original book written by Murray Young for the 25th Celebrations in 1999.
It was adapted & edited by Ken Thompson for web publication during
2003 and early 2004 in preparation for the 30th Celebrations in 2004. We hope you enjoy
browsing through the pages.
If you wish to wish to comment,
correct or add
something based on your past memories please feel free to email Ken Thompson.
Highlights of Year
Highlights of Year
|1974 The Start of
cream container event at Mt Laura
Sport of Orienteering Catching on.
turnout at Bald Hill
members went to Mt Gawler for State Champs
First EPC at Wanilla Forest arranged by Lincoln "O"
|1980 First use
of control flags, punches & punch cards
our first Badge Event at Bull Hut Creek.
|1982 First EP
Relays held at Bull Hut Creek arranged by SB.
on new Hidden Valley Map
Papers first published
Juniors performed well at Australian Schools Champs
Carnival: State Champs on Wilpena Creek Map. Murray Young made Life
SB has clean sweep at EP Relays
Juniors win Australian Schools Championship
O Shed finally ordered
O Shed erected!
Junior numbers up
Adrian Watson made Life Member.
Badge event at Corunna Gap
Club purchased OCAD for mapping
EPC at Wilpena Creek
Junior Achievement Awards began
SB in charge of car parking at Easter 3 Day in Broken Hill
Mattum Badge Event. John Brockhurst made Life Member.
25th Birthday Celebrations & Publication of 25 Years of Saltbush
Memories by Murray Young.
number of SB teams at EP Relays
Thompson & Alan Holland awarded Life Membership. Coaching weekend very
wins EP Relays. SB organises car parking at Australian
Good numbers at very successful EP Championships at Hidden Valley.