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Barkbusters BLITZ #3

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Entries are open for BLITZ#3 in the 2020 Barkbusters series of navigation rides.

2 Day Navigation event.

All makes of bikes welcome, awards and prizes based on timing and accuracy of day one.

Laughter and pink tutu's possible for lack of either !


The BLITZ rides are designed to suit everyone and perfect if you're just getting a taste of adventure riding or learning navigation skills, experienced riders will enjoy getting out for a blast too.

The planned routes are scenic and easy to navigate whilst offering a whole heap of fun and there's always something thrown in for a challenge.

Just follow the loaded tracks and hit selected checkpoints to be eligible for prizes and a series trophy.

Each course also passes listed motocaches, so as a NAVIG8 subscriber you can claim these along the way and also add the kms to the Kruncher challenge.

Details for this ride.


Start: 7:30am, Sat 11th Jul, please arrive at 7am.

Location: Actual start location in Wollongong will be advised in rider notes.

Briefing: 7:00am

Lunch: Lunch stop is at a cafe, or you can bring your own.

Finish: Batemans Bay.

Dinner and prizes: 7pm at the Bayview Hotel, 20 Orient St, Batemans Bay.


Start: 8:30am, Sun 12th Jun.

Location: Batemans Bay.

Briefing: Details will be provided the night before.

Lunch: Heritage Bakery at end of ride.

Finish: Milton, approx 3pm.

Distance: approx 600kms.

Difficulty: 2.5, see grading.

Breakouts: 2 on Sunday.

Fuel: Fuel stops are available and marked on your files, although we recommend starting with a full tank and having a range of 200km.


Current NAVIG8 subscriber $85.00

Non-subscriber $115.00

If you're not a current NAVIG8 plan holder, you can subscribe here first, then register at the discounted rate.

BLITZ Rides are limited to 25 places, book your spot now!


Comprehensive GPS files for your GPS or navigation app of pre-ridden routes, on ride hints and tips to help with using your GPS or app, support riders and 4WD Backup.

Prizes and series trophies.

Options: When purchasing your tickets, you can add any available options such as, RideLite luggage transport and catered meals.

Other costs: you pay for your own fuel, meals and accomodation.

Final instructions: Updates and track files will be emailed 3 days prior to event date, other final instructions will be provided during the morning briefing.


If you're coming from out of the area and staying the night before, book your accom in Wollongong.

Saturday Night.

Bayview Hotel Batemans Bay.

20 Orient St, Batemans Bay | (02) 4472 4522

if staying at the Bayview, bikes can be locked in secure area off the street.

Special Deal from the Bayview.

Book by calling the hotel, mention you're on the ride and receive your accommodation for $40, once single rooms are gone you can still get the discount if you're happy to share or pay a little extra for your own room. (first in basis)

When you book, if reception not sure of special, ask for Josh or contact us.

You pay for your accommodation directly to the Bayview.

Suitable for all bikes from a Grom to a GS, leaving out the hardcore enduro loops in favour of 50/50 offroad Adv roads and trails.

But.....there's always something for a challenge.

We recommend you carry a spot tracker or PLB, if you don't have one, please ride with someone that does.

See other recommendations here.

If you'd like any extra information on bike prep, setups, what to take with you or other general information, contact us any time.

Hit GO on your next adventure

BLITZ Rides are limited to 25 places, book your spot now!

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Unknown member
Jul 09, 2020

I'm ready and hope weather holds.

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