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Thank you to all who attended. We had a wonderful time and we’re sure you did too.
Here are some images from the event.
Leon Costermans trying out the ArborTrim Husqvarna Virtual Chainsaw Challenge. Leon’s talk was the most well received presentation we think we have ever had at an ArborCamp. Well done to Dave McFee who is the inaugural ArborCamp Virtual Chaisaw Champion.
Hamish Mitchell and the leading contestants from the Speciality Trees Formative Pruning Challenge. A big thankyou to Hamish Mitchell from Speciality Trees for another fun filled Formative Prune Challenge. Well done to Gregor McPhee who is this years Formative Pruning Champion.
Worksafe presenting their findings from 200 recent worksite inspectors of the tree industry.
We can learn from our past incidents.
You can see more, including videos, at our Facebook page.
Amanda Woodhams a first year student Cert III at Melbourne Polytechnic receives the ‘Women entering arboriculture’ encouragement prize at the Practice Climbing Day!
John Petrie and Rob Buick help with the pack up at the end of the Practice Climbing Day. Thank you to all the helpers that made this day possible.
ITCC climbing results:
1st – James Kilpatrick NZ
2nd – Barton Allen-Hall Aus
1st – Chrissy Spence NZ
7th – Jessica Knott
And first place for Jessica in Belayed Speed Climb !