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Reserve the date for the richest tree climbing event in the world, the 2018 Red Bull Branched Out will be held on 20th-22nd September 2018.  If you thought last year's venue was in a remote part of Australia, wait until you see where we are taking you this year!!!!!   
Entries will open in May 2018 so have your personal bio, passport type photo, credit/debit card ready for when you register.


Keep your eyes peeled on our website (www.arboriculture.org.au) or Facebook page for upcoming updates (www.facebook.com/arboricultureaustralia)


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Big welcome to Husqvarna as a major sponsor for the 2018 Red Bull Branched Out event. In addition to sponsorship cash, Husqvarna have put up $10,000 worth of equipment for prizes!!!


Pictured below is Grant Cody conducting the aerial inspection of the Red Bull Branched Out main event tree, a 30-metre Eucalyptus Camaldulensis. Location will be announced VERY SOON! The trees are good to go!







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Arboriculture Australia and Red Bull Australia are pleased to announce that the town of Wellington, NSW will be hosting the 2018 Red Bull Branched Out event!

Lock away the dates of 20th, 21st and 22nd September 2018!

Registrations for the Red Bull Branched Out will open in about 2 weeks. More information coming soon!


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After a successful debut event in Balranald, NSW, Red Bull Branched Out is returning in 2018.

In partnership with Arboriculture Australia and Wellington, NSW, this 3 day speed tree climbing event will bring together 100 of the country’s best tree climbers to battle it out in a race through the canopy of some of Australia’s largest trees.


The unique skill based format challenges tree climbers to hit several targets in the 40 meter high tree canopy, starting at the top and swinging from fixed ropes descending down to the ground. In the end, there will only be one climber crowned the 2018 Red Bull Branched Out champion.


Location: Pioneer Park, Wellington, NSW

Time: 20th to 21st September, 2018

Prize pool: AU$20,000 cash. Plus AU$50,000 in prizes from our partners.

Tickets: $250 each, maximum 100 climbers. Open male and female divisions.


To sign up and find out more information, head to www.redbull.com.au/BranchedOut

Follow all the action at the Facebook Event Page.


For further information or assets, please contact:

Olivia Yacoub

Red Bull Australia

0488 77 33 84



About Red Bull Branched Out 

Red Bull Branched Out is a speed-tree climbing event which brings together 100 of the country’s best tree climbers to Wellington, NSW, taking place from 20th to 22nd September, 2018. The experienced tree-climbers will compete in a race to the top of some of Australia’s largest trees, the perfect setting for this exhilarating event. Targets will be set in a large tree canopy where the climbers will use rope to race through the canopy in a timed progressive event format. There will only be one climber crowned the 2018 Red Bull Branched Out champion.



Arboriculture Australia / Wellington NSW / Active Tree Services / Honey Brothers / Teufelberger / Husqvarna/ Pfanner Protos Integral



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So are Red Bull well on the way to turning the small, friendly, nurturing environment of national tree climbing comps into their hyped up brand of bulls***? Personally I'm really disappointed to see Red Bull get anywhere NEAR our industry.

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With competitors coming in from Germany, England, New Zealand and Australia, Red Bull Branched Out is set to be another international spectacle that will turn heads!

Don't miss your chance to grab some cash and prizes valued at AUD$70,000 in the richest tree climbing event in the world! Be down under on the 20th, 21st & 22nd September 2018 in Wellington, NSW.

Register now: http://www.redbull.com.au/branchedout


Photo by Brett Hemmings/Red Bull Australia

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Our first USA competitor has now registered, along with competitors coming from the UK, Germany, New Zealand and Australia. Let's make your trip down to Wellington, NSW one to remember!

With spectacular caves, colonial heritage, tranquil gardens and a beautiful lake, Wellington is perfect for explorers and adventurers of all ages.

Check out the attractions, places to eat, upcoming events and accommodation options at www.visitwellington.com.au

Entries are filling fast so get in quick to avoid disappointment, it's going to be a huge event!!! Don't miss out on the chance to take home part of the $20,000 cash and $50,000 worth of prizes and kit. Register now: www.redbull.com.au/BranchedOut

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