05 Dec Gearing up for the Australian Tree Climbing Championship
Excitement is on a rise among the arborist community, as the much awaited tree climbing championship is only a few days away. This yearly event, which sees arborists from all over Australia showcasing their tree climbing abilities in a championship, can be rightly termed as one of the most anticipated events of the industry. The ambiance at the championship is one of exhilaration and enthusiasm, as this one of a kind competition holds a lot of importance for the professionals, who are working devotedly for the better management and care of trees.
Australian Tree Climbing Championship 2015
Arboriculture Australia is the proud host of the Australian Tree Climbing Championships 2015, being held on 6 December, 2014. The Banjo Peterson Reserve in Lynbrook, VIC will serve as the venue for this event which will see participation by arborists from around the nation. Entries for the event have closed on 28 November 2014.
About Arboriculture Australia
Working dedicatedly for the promotion of urban forestry and professional tree management, Arboriculture Australia is a prestigious national organisation representing arborists and tree workers not only throughout Australia, but in the Asia Pacific Region as well. The entire team at Arboriculture Australia aims for the development, promotion and improvement of arboriculture and the introduction of best tree management practices, adhering to the highest standards of safety and quality.
What to expect at the event?
Tree Climbing Championship basically tests the professional skills of arborists in relation to tree climbing, while adhering to safety codes. Actual conditions that arborists work in are simulated here at the event, which is divided into five events, allowing arborists to test their skills in a competitive environment. Both male and female competitors are welcome to become a part of this incredible event where they are tested for their professional expertise and capabilities. The competitors are required to perform tree care related tasks while safely manoeuvring in a tree within a specific time limit. While all these are timed events, competitors are also judged on the basis of techniques and skills. Competition apart, it is a chance for arborists to meet other professionals and have some fun while learning new techniques related to their job.
An enriching experience
The trend of professional tree climbing championships is popular all over the world, providing arborists a chance to enhance their knowledge about latest tree climbing techniques. They get introduced to innovative equipments available for arborists. Competitive spirit and motivational spirit go hand in hand at such events, which ensure an enriching experience for everyone who participates with an aim of learning.
It is not only an exciting time for the arborists but for the spectators as well, as they get to see the skills and techniques arborists bring into use while performing their jobs in a professional and safe manner. All in all, it is an event that educates individuals in tree care and management industry, promotes professional tree care techniques and nurtures positive relationships among public and trees.