Taree - 23rd June, 2018

Birds were liberated at 10:00am

Lib Temp: 11 Wind Direction: W Speed: 9km UV: green
Amended Schedule: Taree this Saturday. Browns Flat Sunday. Tuesday Toss from Browns Flat, Basket Monday evening usual pick up times. $7 a basket for this one. Following Saturday Taree race, Port Macquarie Sunday. Then Tuesday Toss from Taree. Basket Monday evening $10 a basket for this one.

Race Updates

Saturday 23rd June 2018 8:37AM
Although the schedule says 9am liberation for Taree. > That is wrong. Its 10am
Saturday 23rd June 2018 8:39AM
The Sunday toss is on; We have over 50 baskets. It will be no sooner than a 11am liberation to allow Mid North Coast birds to clear from Hawks Nest.
Saturday 23rd June 2018 8:39AM
Tuesday's toss from Brown's Flat is on. Basketing Monday night. $7 a basket The weather predicted for Tuesday is Good. Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

Weather Report

Newcastle area: Patchy morning fog. Sunny afternoon. Winds west to north westerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon then becoming south westerly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening

Liberation Report

Transporter arrived at liberation site 12.10am. 57 flyers provided 1105 birds plus 249 surplus in 67 baskets. Birds liberated at 10am. Formed into 2 kits. About equal amounts 1 kit left inside 2 minutes in a south direction. 2nd kit left after 5 minutes. About 20 to 50 birds from that kit then returned to liberation site. showed no signs of leaving after 15 minutes.
NCF Sprint Series
1 A. Limeburner 182
2 C.& J Newton 179
3 M & R.Clement 167
4 Condran & Brandobur 157
5 M&D.Watt 156
6 Garland/Howe 155
7 L.Johnston 141
8 T&L.Davis 139
9 S. Rippon 134
10 G.Walters 133
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NCF 5 Bird Championship
1 A. Limeburner 66
2 M & R.Clement 55
3 S. Rippon 48
4 T&L.Davis 43
5 Brandobur & Condran 38
6 M. Wilson 36
7 M& V. Watters 26
8 W.Scherbak 25
9 D.Bice 17
10 A & F. Wilmott 14
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NCF 5 Bird Sprint Series
1 A. Limeburner 66
2 M & R.Clement 55
3 S. Rippon 48
4 T&L.Davis 43
5 Brandobur & Condran 38
6 M. Wilson 36
7 M& V. Watters 26
8 W.Scherbak 25
9 D.Bice 17
10 A & F. Wilmott 14
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