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Central Challenge

Central Challenge

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  • Sun 28 May ’17, 11:00am – 3:00pm


Nelson Central School, 70 Nile St, Nelson


All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Individual: $5.00
  • Family (max 2 adults): $15.00

Forget about cake stalls and Jumble sales.

Nelson Central School has come up with a new idea for fundraising that promises to offer exercise, teamwork and a whole lot of fun.

The Central challenge is a Rogaine and Mini Gala. It will be a day packed with family fun, spot prizes, stalls, games and activities. The main event is the first ever Central Challenge Rogaine.

What is a Rogaine? well, (aside from a hair loss remedy) It's a bit like a treasure hunt really:
- Participants get a map and questions.
- Each Question has a number which relates to a point on the map.
- Answers to the questions are revealed at the location marked on the map
- You need to visit the locations and answer as many questions as possible in the time allowed.
- Points are taken off for every minute you go over time and for incorrect answers.
- Some Questions are worth more points, ( depending on how difficult they are to reach)
- The Aim is to find as many answers as you can before time runs out.

There are two courses: one designed for fun with families and younger children and a more challenging course for children over 12 and experienced rogainers.

After the challenge, spot prizes and raffles will be drawn.

The Central Challenge also offers a Mini gala with food stalls, games and activities and a white Elephant stall for bargain hunters.

This is really a fun day out for families and a fun way to raise money: to build a Whare/ shelter for outdoor assemblies as we no longer have a school hall; for digital devices for classrooms and to help Te Pouahi to raise money for the Kapa Haka Nationals.

We really want to invite the whole community along, its not just a school event.

Registration will be on the day from 11am.
Individual entry $5
Family entry (max 2 adults) $15
Postponement date: Sunday 18 July 2017.

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