The RAW Couch-tacular

Rural Alive & Well

16 October 2021 11:00 am - 1:30 pm Australia/Hobart

34 Paterson St

Launceston 7250


It’s time to get up off the couch and get connected Tassie!ย ๐ŸŽ‰
RAW’s inaugural ๐—–๐—ข๐—จ๐—–๐—›-๐˜๐—ฎ๐—ฐ๐˜‚๐—น๐—ฎ๐—ฟ is a challenge like none other, racing through the streets of the historic town of ๐—ข๐—ฎ๐˜๐—น๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ๐˜€.
Together with your team, youโ€™ll design and race your couch, battling teams, families, businesses, farms in the ultimate test of ๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—บ๐˜„๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ธ, ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐—ฑ๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฐ๐—ฒ, ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—ฐ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ถ๐˜ƒ๐—ถ๐˜๐˜†.
Thereโ€™s ๐Ÿฏ ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐˜€๐˜† ๐˜€๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฝ๐˜€ to get involved:
๐Ÿญ- ๐—š๐—”๐—ง๐—›๐—˜๐—ฅ ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ฟ ๐—ง๐—˜๐—”๐— , ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—™๐—œ๐—ก๐—— ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ฟ ๐—–๐—ข๐—จ๐—–๐—›
Teams are made up of 5 people, with one person required to be sitting on the couch at all times, whilst the remainder of the group push.
Find a Couch thatโ€™s light, yet sturdy and get your team together to create an inventive retro-fitted couch.
Wheels are required on ALL Couches and will undergo a safety check prior to the races commencing.
Prizes will be handed out for the best couch design, and team theme.
๐Ÿฎ- ๐—ฅ๐—˜๐—š๐—œ๐—ฆ๐—ง๐—˜๐—ฅ ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ฟ ๐—–๐—ข๐—จ๐—–๐—›!
Registrations open on the 1st of September. Entry fee is $10 per couch. There will be multiple event types available for registration and details will be released closer to registrations opening.
P.s. YES – with everything going to plan, there will be a motorised couch race as well.
๐Ÿฏ- ๐—Ÿ๐—˜๐—งโ€™๐˜€ ๐—ฅ๐—”๐—–๐—˜
Join us in ๐—ข๐—ฎ๐˜๐—น๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ๐˜€ ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿฒ๐˜๐—ต ๐—ข๐—ฐ๐˜๐—ผ๐—ฏ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ and get ready to battle it out.
Farm vs Farm, Family vs Family, Business vs Business
๐–๐ก๐จ ๐ฐ๐ข๐ฅ๐ฅ ๐ญ๐š๐ค๐ž ๐จ๐ฎ๐ญ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐œ๐จ๐ฏ๐ž๐ญ๐ž๐ ๐‘๐€๐– ๐‚๐Ž๐”๐‚๐‡-๐ญ๐š๐œ๐ฎ๐ฅ๐š๐ซ ๐ญ๐ซ๐จ๐ฉ๐ก๐ฒ?