Radburne War VIII

Come and join House Radburne in the far western reaches of the Barony of Rowany (Dubbo NSW) for Radburne War VIII – a weekend of fun, war, feasting and the country side. Bookings are open!

Bookings to katrijn.van.delden@gmail.com by 31 July 2015 please. Bookings are not confirmed unless payment received.
PLEASE include all relevant information in your booking, example whether you have any dietary requirements or special needs we will need to
be aware of.

When:
Friday 7th to Sunday 9th August 2015

Where:
29L Gidgee Road
Dubbo NSW

Cost per person:

$65 per adult member fully catered (Friday evening to Sunday lunch)
$70 per adult non member fully catered (Friday evening to Sunday lunch)
$35 per adult member feast only (Saturday)
$40 per adult non member feast only (Saturday)
$25 weekend rate adult member (no meals)
$30 weekend rate adult non member (no meals)
5 and under free
6 to 17 – $35 fully catered, $20 feast only (Saturday) and $10 event rate (no meals) for members, add $5 for non members under 18 (due to changes to event membership from 1 September 2012)
Family Rate on application and at Steward’s discretion.

Draft Timetable

Friday 7 August

Site opens from 12pm for set up.

Soup kitchen from 6.30pm

Bardic Circle/Catch up

Saturday 8 August

8.00am to 9.00am Breakfast (strictly this time only – kitchen will close at 9:00am sharp)

9.30am Armour inspection

10.00am War Scenarios commence

10am A & S activities (TBC)

10:00am Equestrian Gear Check

10:30am Equestrian Authorisations (if required) and information session/activities

1:00pm Lunch

2:00pm A & S activities (TBC)

2:00pm Armour inspection

2.30pm War Scenarios begin

2:30pm Equestrian games commence

4.00pm Target Archery (IKAC) – to be confirmed

7pm Feast and Bardic Circle afterwards (Court if required)

8:30pm Night shoot

Sunday 9 August

8.30 to 9:30am Breakfast (strictly this time only – kitchen will close at 9.30am sharp)

9.30am Armour Inspection commences

10.00am War Scenarios commence

10:00am A & S activities commence (TBC)

12:30pm Lunch

If people are staying the extra night (Sunday), pick ups in the afternoon etc and a pizza run will be organised for the Sunday evening where we can sit and chat around the campfire.

Site improvements (planned for 2015/2016)

• Fort moved and made bigger
• New bridges
• New Village built for fighting around
• Horse area made bigger and fenced for mounted games (horseback archery in the future)

Cold War 2015

Once again Winter is here, and our borders are strong and safe; but are they strong
enough?
In an effort to ensure the ongoing safety of our lands The Barony of Rowany is
putting out a call to arms to all who believe themselves worthy of defending our
borders.

We invite all fighters to join us in a fun filled weekend of War scenarios, feasting,
fire side bragging, plenty of drinking, and much more fighting.
We will kick of on the Friday night with a light BBQ dinner and merryment, an
excellent time to get to know you fellow fighters.
After all…you may have to stand watch with each other some day.
Saturday will consist of War senarious throughout the day ending in an evening of
Feasting, drinking and Bragging for all.

Where
Glenfield Scout Activity Centre
Cambridge Avenue
Glenfield, New South Wales,
Australia 2168

When
Friday 21st- Sunday 23rd August.
Site opens 5pm Friday evening with site closing at 4pm sunday.
Cabins are available, WARM comfy cabins.
Camping options are available, but with limited space.

Costs
$85 full event member, Cabins
$90 Full event Non members, Cabins
(Take $5 off full event price for camping)
$50 day rate members (includes both lunch and feast)
$55 day rate Non members (includes both lunch and feast)
$20 day rate member, will include lunch. (leaving site by 5pm)
$25 day rate Non Member including Lunch. (Leaving site by 5pm)
$35 Members Feast only.
$40 Non members, feast only.

Bookings are now open:
Please address all bookings and inquiries to Gabrielle de La Riviere (Event steward) at
rowanyeventbooking@gmail.com

PLEASE include all relevant information in your booking,
example whether you have any dietary requirements or special needs we will need to
be aware of.

Bookings will close,
Friday 7th August 2015 @ 12pm

Any booking after the 7th will incur @ the gate prices.
Look forward to seeing you there.

Winterfeast, July 25, Stowe-on-the-Wowld (Sydney West)

Saturday, July 25 at 10:00am
1st Toongabbie Scout Hall
Toongabbie, New South Wales, Australia 2145
Brace Yourselves. Winter Is Coming. Will You Survive?
Come, join Stowe in welcoming Newcomers, come to shelter from the Russian Winter. Who will survive the night?

Classes and Potluck lunch during the day, Heavy Tournament in the afternoon and Russian Feast in the evening.

Price:
Adult Members: $36
Adult Event-Members $41
Newcomers – $26
Child Member – $10
Child Event Member – $15
Day Only (All) $16

Bookings Close: Friday July 17th, 2015 Please contact Finn to book at stowe.bookings.WF@lochac.sca.org

Spring War XXI, 2-5 October, Mordenvale (Newcastle surrounds)

Spring War XXI
October Friday 2nd – Monday 5th, 2015
Standen Drive, Lower Bellford
NSW 2335
Lochac

Spring War will once again be held in the Hunter Valley, running from October 2-5, 2015. This year we will be celebrating her 21st birthday! Join the Barony of Mordenvale for a catered camping weekend with war, arts and sciences classes, tourneys and feasting with friends. Rapier, heavy combat, target and combat archers, come and test your skills. More information, including booking forms, can be found at
springwar.blogspot.com

The site opens at 12 noon on Friday and closes 12 noon Monday to allow for set up and pack down. Meals are provided from Friday dinner to Monday breakfast.

Prices
Booked by July 20th
Full event
Adult, $105 member / $115 event member
Child 7-17 $45 M / $50 EM
Child 0-6 $1 M / $5 EM

Booked by September 20th
Full event
Adult, $130 member / $140 event member
Child 7-17 $60 M / $65 EM
Child 0-6 $1 M / $10 EM

At the gate
Full event
Adult, $155 member / $165 event member
Child 7-17 $70 M / $75 EM
Child 0-6 $1 M / $15 EM

The approximate location can be found on whereis at the following URLhttp://www.whereis.com/?id=1D2C4A7DBDA234

For any questions, booking assistance and offers to volunteer, please email the stewards at
springwar.bookings@gmail.com.au

Stewards
Rowland Bridgeford & Heilwich Gheerts

May Rowany Senate meeting, Monday 25 May

The next Rowany Senate Meeting will be next week, Monday the 25th of May 2015, 7pm.

Once again, it will either be Hut 1 of the Addison Road Community Centre, or in the foyer of the hall used for fighter/rapier practice: Addresses and Maps

If you have anything that you would like to add to the agenda, or cannot attend and would like me to present something to the senate on your behalf, please contact me at rowanyseneschal@gmail.com

Please note, the Steward of Rowany Festival 2015 will be attending to present the event report, and to be available to answer questions.

All are welcome!

YIS
Tatya
Rowany Seneschal

‘A little bit of Venice’, 30 May, Dubbo – heavy tourney, ball, rapier (TBC)

The Sunday’s activities haven’t been confirmed yet…………if the rapier activities don’t go ahead we will be doing archery instead. I’ll confirm 24 May when bookings close as we will know for sure then.

Come and join House Radburne in the Far Western reaches of the Barony of Rowany for a little bit of Venice out West.

Draft TImetable

Saturday 30th May 2015
9:00am Site opens – pick ups for those inclined
11:00am – Heavy Tourney
1:00pm Light lunch of soup (choice of pumpkin soup or meatball and vegetable soup), bread rolls and seasonal fruit
2:00pm Dance classes commence
3:30pm Afternoon tea (cakes, biscuits etc)
6:30pm Masquerade ball commences (with sideboard supper)

Sunday 31st May 2015
9:30am Rapier demo/classes (TBC)
10:30am Rapier Tourney (TBC)
12:00pm (or at conclusion of tourney) light lunch of soup, bread rolls and fruit

Free camping available on site or a variety of caravan parks and motels available a short ten to fifteen minute drive from the site.

(This is the same site as used for Radburne War).

If people wish to arrive Friday and set up camp, dinner can be organised for a small fee. Contact the Bookings person to make arrangements.

Event Rates
Adult – member $35.00
Adult – non member $40.00
Child 6 – 17 $15.00
Child 6 – 17 non member $20.00
Under 6 free – non member $5

Event rate (no food) adult member $15.00
Event rate (no food) adult non member $20.00
Child 6 – 17 event rate (no food) $5.00
Child 6 – 17 non member $10.00
Under 6 free – non member $5

Bookings and payment required by 23rd May 2015 – an accept on FB does not constitute a booking. Please email your booking and any allergies etc to Karen Hocking (katrijn.van.delden@gmail.com). On booking, payment options will be advised.

Further details will be updated on the Radburne website
http://radburne.lochac.sca.org/

Knight School 22-24 May, Austral (Sydney)

Learn your “Knight moves”
Two days of intensive fighting with Knight trainers teaching a broad range of fighting skills.
We will have a morning and early afternoon of classes on both days followed by personalised one on one training with all the knights present.
Site Opens Friday May 22nd, 2015 at 4 pm
Austral Girl Guides – 4th and 12th Avenue, Austral

Cost – $60 per person – Catered from Breakfast Saturday to Lunch Sunday (Friday night is NOT catered)
If you want to come for a day or to the event feel free, day $30 two days $60.
Cabins at $10 per person – Camping is also available.
Discount of $10 for full time Students.
Children under 14 for Free.
Payment By Cheque : Berenger of Nancy (Brendan Gill) 10 Broadbent Street, Scullin ACT 2614
Brendan_of_menai@yahoo.com.au
Direct deposit options available contact Berenger for details

 

Class details at event but there are 4 classes of 11. With 6 trainers & fifty fighters in total so far.

Saturday 23/5/15 Group 1 Group 2 Group 3 Group 4

Class 1 – 9:30 am to 10:30 am Kitan Bleddyn Lucas Stig
Class 2 – 10:30 to 11:30 Am Felix Eva Stig Bleddyn
Class 3 – 11:30 am to 12:30 pm Eva Felix Kitan Lucas

Lunch 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

After Lunch – Find a knight find a fight
* Open pickups with all knights attending fighting and providing one on one feedback

Stops when sun goes down or when people stop
Around 6 pm Dinner

After dinner there will be three discussions
Discussion 1 – Berenger around 20 minutes based on leadership in the SCA commuinty and what you can do to be part of it

Discussion 2 – Seymon on pagentry and improving your look

Discussion 3 – Liadan and shieldmaidens of the ravening of female armour and how to make/improve

There will of course be drinking e.t.c during

Sunday 24/5/15 Group 1 Group 2 Group 3 Group 4

Class 1 – 9:30 am to 10:30 am Lucas Kitan Felix Eva
Class 2 – 10:30 to 11:30 Am Stig Lucas Bleddyn Kitan
Class 3 – 11:30 am to 12:30 pm Bleddyn Stig Eva Felix

Lunch 12:30 to 1:30 pm

After 1:30 pm Fighting – King of the hill, pickups with anyone or anything else you want to do.

After Lunch fighting will happen until time to leave which will be around 5 pm- You will need to allow time to fix up your dorm room e.t.c
Off site by 5 pm so I can get back to canberra

Tue night A&S and Fighter Practice moving to Mon after Festival 2015

Monday night is the new Tuesday night!

A&S and Fighter Practice have been held on Tuesday nights for a really long time…  but not any more. A week after Rowany Festival, we are moving those activities to Monday nights instead.

Same venue, same times… but now on a Monday!!! WOW, I know :)

Join us for the annual Rowany Yule Feast!

Feast

Where: Granville Town Hall, Dean St, Granville NSW AU
When: 13th December, 2014
Time: Hall opens from 5.30pm

Booking Information:

Bookings Officer: Altani Khalighu
Email: RowanyYule2014@gmail.com

Full Event Price:
Adult member: $45:00
Adult non member: $50:00
Child member<16: $10:00
Child non member <16: $15:00
Child member <5: $0:00
Offboard member: $20:00
Offboard non member: $25:00
Adult member- unbooked: $55:00
Adult non member- unbooked: $60:00
Child member- unbooked: $15:00
Child non member- unbooked: $20:00

Feast Information:
Contact: Annora Martin
Email: RowanyYule2014@gmail.com

Rowany Heavy and Rapier Tournaments

Their Excellencies the Baroness and Baron of Rowany invite all to the inaugural
Knights of the Heartlands Pas d’Armes Challenge members of the Order of Chivalry, and the Order of the White Scarf, in a pas d’armes

Where: Parramatta Park, Byrnes Ave, Parramatta NSW AU
When: 13th December, 2014
Time: 11am
Cost (Tourney only): $3 members / $8 Non-members
Steward: Annora Martin
Email: RowanyYule2014@gmail.com

Tourney Information
Contact: Kinggiyadai Ba’atur & Anton de Stoc
Email: kinggiyadai@gmail.com
Email: ian.whitchurch@gmail.com

Cold War – bookings close in less than 2 weeks!

Cold War bookings close on August 17 – less than 2 weeks!
August 22-24, Glenfield Scout and Activity Centre, NSW.
Full event is $90*. “What do I get for that?” I hear you ask.
– Fully catered from Friday dinner to Sunday lunch, including a feast on the Saturday.
– a day and a half of WAAAAAAAAAAR!
– an amazing array of half day Arts and Science workshops
– dorm accommodation
– fun, frivolity and friends
– and those with an interest in rapier activities, we haven’t forgotten you. This year at Cold War, there will be the opportunity for training sessions with Don Gomez de Crecy and Lady Juliana de Northwood, Provost of Lochac! Lady Juliana is also planning a tournament…
How do you book?
Email gui@lochac.sca.org with your name, how long you plan to attend, membership number and any dietary requirements you may have.
See you there!
* Individual day and feast only prices available on request.

Whilst on the subject of Cold War…
There will be both Baronial and Royal presences at Cold War.
So, do you know anyone worthy of recognition? Someone who has gone above and beyond? Then submit an award recommendation for them!
For Baronial level awards, email Their Excellencies Ameline and Miles at rowany@lochac.sca.org
For Kingdom level awards, email Their Majesties Niáll and Liadan at royal@lochac.sca.org