The Great Leap Forward
Woodville South Community Club, 108 Ledger Rd, Woodville South SA 5011
This Geocaching Event is being held on the traditional lands of the Kaurna people and wish to acknowledge them as Traditional Owners. We would also like to pay our respects to their Elders, past, present and emerging, and acknowledge that the Kaurna people have been an integral part of the history of the region.
The GeocachingSA committee who hosted Oz Mega 2014 Murray Bridge and GeoVenture2020 are please to invite you to Adelaide, South Australia for Australia’s most unique geocaching event on 29th February 2024.
Registration for the event is free.
Join us for a day of leaping fun and games on this special day.
Please fill out Registration form if you are attending The Great Leap Forward Event.
Entry to the event is Free for the day to all particapating in the events.
To assist with event planning we ask you to register using form → and also Log your Will Attend at Geocaching.com. GCA1DNA
Green car flags along with other merchandise can be collected from the registration desk on arrival.
Accommodation Venues Availiable
Please be aware that the event is at the same period as a number of Adelaide tourist events.
This include the Fringe Festival and other major events in early March.
Accommodation availability may be restricted or subject to opportunistic pricing close to the event.
We have Concentrated on caravan parks to align with typical geocacher style. Other hotel, motel and rentals house options obviously exist.
There is little public transport direct to the geocaching event site. The distance by road to the site is given and none are a standout candidate.
Prices are for Feb 2024 if currently available.
|Park||Key feature||Distance||Van cost||cabin cost||Address||Phone||website|
|West Beach Parks||Big 4, beach, many sites||9.5kms, 15 mins||50||150+||1 Military Road, West Beach||83557320||westbeachparks.com.au|
|Windsor Gardens C P||Pets, linear Park, commonly used by geocachers||13.2km, 24 mins||42-47||99-159||78 Windsor Grove, Windsor Gardens||82611091||windsorgardenscaravanpark.com.au|
|Levi Adelaide Holiday Park||G’Day, linear Park, 4km to city||10.2kms, 22 mins||47-65||132-187||1A Harris Road, Vale Park (Walkerville area)||83442209||leviadelaideholidaypark.com.au|
|Adelaide Caravan Park||2km from city (east), constricted||9.2km, 18 mins||71-137||314-746||46 Richmond St, Hackney||83631699|
|Adelaide Showgrounds||2km from city (south), spacious||10.2km, 21 mins||66||38 Leader Street, Wayville||82105280||adelaideshowgroundcaravanpark.com.au|
|Brighton Caravan park||Beach||19.4km, 29 mins||50||106-190||4 Burnham Rd, Kingston Park||83770833||brightonholidaypark.com.au|
|Fort Glanville (Semaphore)||Beach, Discovery||9.1km, 15 mins||57-67||157-323||349 Military Road Semaphore Park||84497726||discoveryholidayparks.com.au|
Announcement from GeocachingSA.
With only 99 days until The Great Leap Forward we thought it was time to let everyone know what we have scheduled for the day so that you can plan ahead. The schedule can be found in the description on the cache page or here ⇒
We are excited to announce we have been fortunate to be hosting 2 lackeys from HQ at our event.
For the reviewer session it would be beneficial to have some pre-session questions to present to the reviewers. If you have any questions for a reviewer, you can send them through the geocaching.com message centre to GeocachingSA which is located on the cache page.
The Tug-O-War is a State VS State (and an International team, if there are enough participants) so start preparing for the competition. Each team will have no more than 12 per side. A State can enter more than 1 team. Registration for the Tug-O-War will be available on the day until 1pm.
More details regarding the Dinner event will be announced shortly, stay turned.
Note this is a 1 day Mega event however we are planning on hosting events on Wednesday evening, Friday lunch then events will be scheduled for Saturday. These events will be submitted shortly, so keep an eye out for their publication.
Schedule for the days events.
The Woodville South Football clubrooms have a 58 vehicle car park accessed from Ledger Street.
Ledger Street has parking on both sides of the road. There are over 20 vehicle spaces close to the Clubrooms on each side of the road. Parking options continue in both directions on Ledger Street.
Across the sports oval there is also parking on Hill Street for over 20 vehicles.
Beanies and Hats
Not only do we have our T shirts and Polo shirts we also have hats and beanies.
Head over to our online shop to grab yours.
Polo and T shirts
Our T-shirts are exclusive to 2024 The Great Leap Forward Mega Event and feature Adelaide’s Malls Balls and a choice of two slogans.
Adult and Kids Polo and T shirts also available.
Available in many sizes, you are sure to be a standout in these
Please check out the size chart picture in our online shop.
Geocoins and Pathtags
To celebrate Adelaides 2024 Mega event there is a beautiful designed geocoin to mark the occasion.
Also we have a set of 5 pathtags with various designs of Adelaide’s many landmarks and this amazing event.
These and other items are available so head over to our shop for more.
To celebrate 2024 MEGA event, GeocachingSA have design these amazing 5 piece pathtag set. Head over to our shop to get yours.