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Club Junior Coaching

Birkie Junior Development Camp When: Saturday 13th – 14th July 2019 Where: Outdoor School Bogong Village & Falls Creek Ski Resort Cost: $50.00 members, $75.00 non-members (includes $25.00 student membership) Application Form & All Details — Click [HERE]. Contact — … Continue reading

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Mid June Update

Casserole Dinner The annual pre-season get-together was held at ‘Arby’s Place’ Tawonga on Saturday night. There was a good turn-out of members (45). The food was supplied by the members and the eating area organised by Michelle Forrer (social secretary … Continue reading

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YMCA Falls Creek XC Events

The Development XC Skiing Track-Setting/Grooming in Australia from the late 1960’s to today.

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Casserole Dinner, Junior Camp & other news

Please RSVP if you intend to come to the start of season Casserole Dinner Friday 14th June — email the secretary <secretary@birkebeiner.org.au> Note: Special guests Tommy Silverster and Ash Forrer will give a presentation on their recently completed Australian Alps … Continue reading

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Weekend Working Bee Report

Blair Hume (co-ordinator) had a team of 32 people including six kids in attendance over the two days. A heap of work was done. Geoff Sorensen (Resort Management) and Kevin Cosgriff (Parks Vic) were also in attendance to co-ordinate work in … Continue reading

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Local Subsidised 1st Aid Training

Alpine Shire Council has the opportunity to offer a number of heavily subsidised first aid training places for volunteers from community and sporting groups in the Shire. There are two places available per organisation. The cost will be $30 per … Continue reading

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Club Working Bee – Sunday 27th/28th April

Jeanette McLaren & Jim Gargan showing off their culinary skills at a previous working bee lunch BBQ. Date & where to meet — Volunteers should meet at the Birkebeiner Clubhouse at Windy Corner, Falls Creek on 27/28 April 2019. Times … Continue reading

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Falls Creek & Mt Hotham SOLD!

The rumours were rife prior to Christmas that Vail Resorts was purchasing both Hotham and Falls Creek in Australia. However no official word was made by either party by the end of the year and those same rumours began to fade in the … Continue reading

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2019 Senior World Championships – Seefeld, Austria (19/2 to 3/3)

Ski and Snowboard Australia (SSA) announced on February 14th that seven Aussie skiers had been selected as part of the national team which will compete at the 2019 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Seefeld, Austria. Beginning 20 February for … Continue reading

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Summer News Update

RIP Doug Westerman With great sadness we note the passing of Doug Westerman who passed away on the 17th January 2019 after a short illness. Doug was one of the clubs’s foundation members (1977) and was involved with the Hoppet … Continue reading

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