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The Shire of Bordescros is part of the Kingdom of Lochac (Australia and New Zealand), the 19th Laurel Kingdom of the Society for Creative Anachronism's Knowne World.
Our lands lie south of Torlyon, south-west of Politarchopolis, north-east of Cairnfiall, north of Stormhold and north-west of Arrowsreach.What this means is the Shire is found in the area bordered by Wagga Wagga NSW in the north, to Tumbarumba in the East and follows the western side of the Snowy Mountain region to Myrtleford. Across to Wangaratta Vic in the south and as far west as Deniliquin.
Bordescros is centered around Albury /Wodonga and has a satellite group, Loch Alba located at Wagga Wagga.
What is the Society for Creative Anachronism?
It started as a costume party for a group of history majors at the University of California, Berkley and has grown over the years to a world wide social and sporting organisation for people with an interest in medieval times.
Social activities include feasts, balls, revels and the side activities of our wars and tournaments.
The sporting side includes armoured combat, rapier combat, archery, dancing and equestrian activities.
Those with a scholastic bent are not forgotten either and the Society both welcomes and encourages people to delve into history and reproduce the objects of wonder and beauty or treatise on how things were done.
We welcome enquiries from anyone interested in finding out more about our activities.
Please check the calendar for upcoming events to attend, to find your closest group see http://www.sca.org.au/lochac/groups/groups.php or contact the Bordescross Seneschal, whose details are on the Officers page.We are also on facebook www.facebook.com/
The Royal heirs have been chosen for the 20th Crown of the Kingdom of Lochac. But as is written in laws of the land they too must have a successor.
To those who wish to challenge for the right to wear the 21st Crown of Lochac, sharpen your weapons, strengthen your shields and polish your armour.
May Crown will be held in the Borderlands on 11-13 May 2012 and bookings are now open.
Bookings can be made via Sir Jon Dai at firstname.lastname@example.org
Cost till 12th Night: Members $70, Non members $75,
From 12th Night till Easter: Members $75, Non members $80,
From Easter: gate prices apply $80 and $85. Dorm accommodation is available.
The event is a fully catered camping event at Camp Kurrajung Scout Camp Oura Rd Wagga Wagga NSW.
More information at http://maycrown2012.blogspot.com.au/
The Shire of Bordescros did hear the words of King Cornelius when he appointed the Baron Politarchopolis as the Warden of the South and the words to which this could be overturned.
Their Highnesses Siridean and Margie - now King and Queen did hear the veiled words of war spoken at November Crown and set forth their challenge.
A gathering in the borderlands has been declared.
If you come in peace or dressed for war, Bordescros opens its halls and extends its hospitality for BORDERWAR XIV.
Dates: 24 – 26 February 2012
Where: Camp Kurrajong Scout Camp Oura Rd Wagga Wagga NSW
Camp Kurrajong is about 3km east of the Oura Rd/Eunony Bridge Rd intersection look for the heraldic signs
For a fully catered camping weekend of war, tourney, fencing, archery, fun and catching up with people you haven't seen in a while
Cost Members $80 non members $85. There are limited dormitory bed spaces available at an extra $30 for the weekend.
Bookings to Sir Jon Dai at email@example.com
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Dont worry - there's enough wine for everyone...
Membership in the Society for Creative Anachronism is required in order to participate in society events; a $2 event membership is available at the sign in table for those experiencing the Society for the first time.
Memberships Forms can be obtained online at https://www.sca.org.au/registry/
NOTE: the link for NEW memberships is broken... use the form for RENEWING a membership which has a tick box for new memberships anyway.
* Reduced paper work for attending SCA functions
* Discounted entry to official events and gatherings,
* The right to vote in Society matters, and
* Is mandatory to be an officer, to run events, and to be a fighter.
Membership helps the SCA as it is the only source of income to pay for both the public liability insurance and the costs of running the incorporated body that regulates all the mundane matters of the Society.