Camp status: Opened 23 January 2020
Fencing Started: 23 January 2020
Address: Cobargo Sports Ground, Park Street, Cobargo
Co-ordinator: Jude Turner
Mobile: 0477 147 706
BEFORE ARRIVING: Please contact the basecamp at least the day prior to your intended arrival so we can include you in a team and put your name on the dinner list. If possible, you should aim to arrive prior to 5pm.
BREAKFAST: From 6:30am
MUSTER: 7:00am Mandatory for all volunteers working that day.
MEALS: Meals are provided for volunteers, but please bring your own snacks. Breakfast and a nourishing two-course evening meal are provided by BlazeAid (with help from local community groups) at the basecamp.
BlazeAid provides food for you to make your own lunches/sandwiches to take with you.
Please discuss any special dietary needs before arrival, we may be able to cater to some, but not all, dietary requirements.
AMENITIES: Bring you own Caravan/Camper/Tents/Swags, Showers and Toilets provided.
For those who don’t have a caravan, etc, we have “pods”, which are like a rigid tent. You can stand in them, they have a bed, and seal against the weather. They have electric light and power points. Please enquire when you call.
The camp has a well equipped laundry (washers and dryers)PPE High-vis vests are supplied, as are gloves and eye protection. You need to bring strong footwear, preferably long sleeves and long trousers (safety, sun and snake protection).
TOOLS,EQUIPMENT & VEHICLES: Cobargo basecamp is well equipped with all tools for fencing. There is no need to bring any tools. All travel to work-sites is done in BlazeAid vehicles. BlazeAid has robust trailers.
|CLOTHING||Bring weather-appropriate work clothing. Evenings can be cool, even in summer.|
|THE AREA||Cobargo is close to Bermagui and the coast. It is picturesque. You may have an opportunity to visit these, and even get in an ocean swim.|