Barkbusters BLITZ #2

Entries are open for BLITZ#2 in the 2020 Barkbusters series of navigation rides.

2 Day Navigation event.

All makes and models, 3 categories. Under 250, 250-650, Over 650

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: Sat 6th Jun, please arrive by 7:45am.

Location: 64 Bowral St, Bowral NSW 2576

Briefing: 8:00am

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

Finish: Oberon

Dinner: Information will be provided in entrant communications.


Start: 7:30am, Sun 7th Jun.

Location: Oberon.

Briefing: Details will be provided the night before.

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

Finish: Bathurst, approx 3-4pm.

Distance: approx 600kms.

Difficulty: 2.5, see grading.


Fuel: Furthest distance between fuel stop, 205kms


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.

Post Covid ride numbers are limited.


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 trophy.

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

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

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.


Saturday Night.

Royal Hotel.

113 Oberon St, Oberon | (02) 6336 1011

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

Jenolan Holiday Park.

7 Cunynghame St, Oberon | (02) 6336 0344

Highlands Motor Inn

77-79 Dart St, Oberon | (02) 6336 1866

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.


Safety and common sense

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

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Post Covid ride numbers are limited.

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Updates for this ride shown below.