THE OB EASTER EGG HUNT 2024
The 3rd OB Easter Egg Hunt will be held this Easter Sunday, March 31st between 12:30pm and 5pm. There is NO mass start – you can start when you and your family are ready.
The Start and Finish is at St Marks Hall.
There are courses that are TODDLER, INFANT, JUNIOR and ALL OTHER Age Groups friendly and between them, cover the URBAN and RURAL parts of Oliver’s Battery Civil Parish with various levels of challenge!
Click HERE for full details of the various courses PLUS a printable Application Form
ClickHERE for the On-Line Application Form
Paper Application Forms can be returned via Alexandra Sports, New Forest Butchers and the Post Office.
There are 3 FREE Courses: TODDLER, JUNIOR MAZE (which is appropriate for all ages groups Junior and upwards) and a Phone App TASTER .
All other courses: £1 Entry Fee for Infant & Junior courses; £2 Entry Fee for URBAN, RURAL & Phone App courses.
CASH or CARD Entry Fee payments will be taken on the day. Please DO NOT send any monies with the ENTRY FORM.
AND (there’s more !!) … All fee paying course entrants will receive an Easter Egg on completion.
Trophies will be presented at 5:15pm at the end of the Event.
Please Note: There is a cut off date of Monday 25th March for Application Forms to allow for provision of appropriate resources.
CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING EVENT 2023.
Here are some pictures from the Christmas tree lighting event that took place on the 2nd December.
SCARECROW COMPETITION 2023.
The annual Oliver’s Battery Scarecrow competition has now taken place. Our sincere thanks to all those who took part in the event.
Here is the announcement of this year’s winners.
EASTER EGG HUNT 2023
The two MapRun courses from the Easter Egg Hunt remain available to WALK, JOG or RUN as many times as you wish.
A 45 minute Score Orienteering Course, starting outside Alexandra Sports & the same course set up as a FUN event with a more leisurely pace, starting between the Oliver’s Battery Post Office & The New Forest Butchers.
The map can be found by clicking here
The route instructions can be found here