Fields of Gold IX

Fields of Gold is a weekend of tournaments, competitions, classes, camping and feasting.

Schedule:

TimeFriday (29th Nov)Saturday (30th Nov)Sunday (1st Dec)
8:00BreakfastBreakfast
10:00Opening CourtArchery – IKAC
Rapier – Roses Tourney
Heavy – Roses Tourney
A&S – Beginners Illumination
10:30Archery – Royal Round
Rapier – Tourney of Defense
Heavy – Beginners Tourney
A&S – Hose Making
A&S – Linen Fold Carving
11:00A&S – Timber ChoicesA&S – Medieval Belts
11:30A&S – Mending ClothingHeavy – Barrier Tourney
12:00Site OpensA&S – Elizabethan Comedies
12:30Lunch
A&S – Champion’s Challenge
1:00Lunch
1:30Archery – Seasonal shoot
Rapier – Guild Prizes
Heavy – Pole Arm Tourney
A&S – Cross & Tent Stitch Embroidery
A&S – Before Illumination
2:00Equestrian PracticeClosing Court
3:00Event opensMini CourtEvent closes
4:00Archery – Queen’s Round
Rapier – Pairs Tourney
Heavy – Champs d’Or Tourney
A&S – Sleeve Magic
A&S – Basic Timber Joints
5:00A&S – Beginners Cheese Making
A&S – Linen Headwear
6:00Just Court
6:30Soup kitchen
7:00GamesFeast
8:00Glowstick archery

Arts and Sciences Competitions:

  • A&S Competition: Something Gold.
  • Display & Discussion Group: Politarchopolis A&S Champion’s Challenge.
  • Display: Baroness of Politarchopolis’ Persona Pentathlon.
  • A&S Competition: English Wheat Beer (run by the Brewers’ Guild).

Please download this information pack for more details about every A&S competition, guilds, classes, locations and timestamp.

When:
November 29th to December 1st.

Where:
Bungendore Showground and camping/caravanning park
71 Mathews Ln, Bungendore NSW 2621

Accommodation Options:
For travellers coming from far and wide, here are some accommodation options:
Camping is available on-site for $15 per tent.
Nearby Bungendore has a selection of hotels, including:
– The Carrington Inn http://www.thecarringtoninn.com.au/
– The Lake George Hotel http://www.facebook.com/Lakegeorgehotel
– Royal Hotel Bungendore http://royalhotelbungendore.com.au/
– The Old Stone House http://www.theoldstonehouse.com.au/
Billeting with friendly locals in Politarchopolis can also be arranged.

Amenities:
Bungendore village is very close by and has a range of businesses, including cafes and restaurants, liquor shops, antiques, galleries, a petrol station and a medical centre.

Canberra and Queanbeyan are a 20 to 40 minute drive away with many more options available.

Price:
Adult Member Full Event $80.00.
All Saturday $50.00.
Saturday Night $35.00
1 Daytime only $25.00
Children free.
Non-members add $10.
Late bookings add $10.
Camping $15 per tent.

Bookings:
Book for Fields of Gold here.
Bookings Close: Sunday, November 17th 2019.

Contact:
If you have any enquiries please contact the event steward Crispin Sexi at politfieldofgold@gmail.com.

Updates:
Stay up to date by following the facebook event.