Geocaching

The World’s Largest Treasure Hunting Game

Founded in 2000, Geocaching HQ is dedicated to inspiring and enabling discovery, exploration, and adventure through a unique combination of outdoor recreation and location-based technology. The game’s passionate community of millions of players use the Geocaching® app and GPS-enabled devices to find cleverly hidden containers called geocaches. Today, there are more than 3 million geocaches in over 190 countries.

What is Geocaching

The world’s largest treasure hunting game using a personal Smartphone or GPS device to find cleverly-hidden containers called ‘Geocaches’.

There are over 6 million Geocachers worldwide and 3 million active Geocaches in over 90 countries on all seven continents (even Antarctica!)

What is the South Straddie GeoTour?

The first of its kind in Queensland, the South Straddie GeoTour is a series of 12 Geocaches strategically hidden on South Stradbroke Island and is designed to highlight and showcase the stunning natural beauty of this spectacular corner of the world. From wind-swept beaches to historical sites, get ready for an adventure!

Join the Adventure!

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    Learn about Geocaching and sign up for a Geocaching account at www.geocaching.com – there’s a handy video introduction for beginners and basic membership is free!

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    Download and print your official South Straddie GeoTour Passport here

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    Learn about Geocaching and sign up for a Geocaching account at www.geocaching.com – there’s a handy video introduction for beginners and basic membership is free!

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    Use a Smartphone or GPS device to search for South Straddie GeoTourGeocaches.

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    Take a photo of yourself with your Geocache container, record your details in the log book and record the secret word/phrase in your Passport.

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    Hide the Geocache exactly where you found it and move onto the next one.

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    Once you have recorded the secret word/phrase from all 12 Geocaches, complete the Redemption section of this passport to claim one of 350 limited edition South Straddie GeoTour collectable Geocoins (*terms and conditions apply).

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    There will be $20,000 worth of prizes given away over 12 months including bike hire, VR vouchers, accommodation, 4WD tours, speed boat tours etc. Plus one lucky person will win an ‘Ultimate Week’ at Couran Cove worth $3,000!

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Leave No Trace

Please respect the flora and fauna. Please remove all rubbish and take care to leave the area looking as if never there. Help us preserve this special place for generations to come.

Terms and Conditions

Geocoins are limited and will be awarded to the first 350 participants who successfully complete and return all sections of the Passport. Please keep a copy of your completed passport in case required. Only one Geocoin can be awarded per family/address. South Straddie GeoTours and Couran Cove Island Resort are not responsible for Passports lost in the post. All Geocaches are officially registered on www.geocaching.com Additional terms and conditions may apply.

The Cache In Trash Out Logo is a trademark of Groundspeak, Inc. Used with permission.

The Geocaching Logo is a registered trademark of Groundspeak, Inc. Used with permission