Saturday September 24th – Sunday September 25th 2022

Hosted by the Barony of Innilgard

Contact: bookings@springcrown.lochac.sca.org

The time has come for all noble combatants who would contest for the throne to prepare!

All those who would bear witness to the spectacle of honourable combat that will determine the Heirs to the Crown of Lochac shall make arrangements to visit the beautiful Barony of Innilgard for this Spring Crown Tournament!

There are few moments more heart-stopping than the final blow, striking true, that culminates in the transformative moment when a virtuous fighter may crown their worthy consort as Crown Prince or Princess!

Come join us and play a part in the Kingdom’s history on this momentous occasion!


Booking

Please make your booking via the booking form here;

https://forms.gle/gPHf2ufknR3xiD288

For general enquiries, please email bookings@springcrown.lochac.sca.org

Bookings Close Saturday 10th September 2022.

Saturday bookings currently capped at 150 attendees.


Event Prices

 Full EventSaturday OnlySunday Only
SCA Adult Member (17 & over)$80.00$65$20
SCA Youth Member (12-16)$70.00$55$15
SCA Child Member (5-12)$40.00$30$10
SCA Under 5 MemberFreeFreeFree
Non-Member Adult (17 and over)$90.00$75$30
Non-Member Youth (12-16)$75.00$60$20
Non-Member Child (5-12)$45.00$35$15
Non-Member Under 5$5$5$5

Family rate available on request. For SCA Member family bookings of 2 adults and 2 or more children – 1 child member is free. Please email bookings officer at bookings@springcrown.lochac.sca.org to apply discount.

Saturday Night Festival-Only $55 Member / $65 Non-Members

Off-Board Prices (No catering included)

 Full EventSaturday OnlySunday Only
SCA Adult Member (17 & over)$45.00$40$5
SCA Youth Member (12-16)$35.00$30$5
SCA Child Member (5-12)$10$10Free
SCA Under 5 MemberFreeFreeFree
Non-Member Adult$55$50$15
Non-Member Youth (12-16)$40.00$35$10
Non-Member Child (5-12)$15$15$5
Non-Member Under 5$5$5$5

Event Sites

Saturday (CrownTournament and Lochac Spring Festival): Campbelltown Function Centre – 172 Montacute Rd, Rostrevor SA 5073

Sunday (Rose Tournaments): Mellor Reserve – Brand St, Beulah Park SA 5067


Activities and Description

This Crown Tournament event aims to please with a fresh twist on a traditional Crown event. With an indoor tournament venue, cocktail-style evening spring festival and plentiful offering of Middle-Eastern based finger foods, we look forward to a glorious weekend of merriment, no matter the weather!

Crown Tournament:

Format details to be announced once arrangements are made with Their Majesties.

Kingdom Arts and Sciences Competitions:

Kingdom Competition #1: Heraldic

Kingdom Competition #2: Edible

Kingdom Competition #3: The Ancient World

To be judged on Saturday during the tournament. All physical entries should be submitted to the A&S coordinator before 10am Saturday September 24th for judging.

If possible, consult your local A&S officer regarding pre-judging.

For all A&S enquiries, contact the A&S coordinator, Mistress Fionn at hollyt75@hotmail.com

Service Opportunities:

As with any large event, there are tons of opportunities to help and support the Kingdom that supports you. If you are eager to assist with heralding, marshalling, lists, constable, kitchen prep, food service or set up/pack down please volunteer when booking. You may pledge your interest on the booking form. Thanks in advance!

Lochac Crown Spring Festival:

Saturday evening shall feature a celebratory Lochac Festival in the style of spring festival. Filled with games, roving entertainment and merriment!

Catering for the evening will be an array of Middle-Eastern finger foods. Food will be served casually in a cocktail/smorgasbord fashion.

Table seating will be limited by design so please pack light. A plate and cup are all the feasting gear that is needed! There will be ample seating in a range of lounges and arrangements. The ambiance is designed to be explored and enjoyed.

Merchant spots available for those who would like to add to the evening by sporting wares for sale. (Express interest via the booking form)

Entertainers of all ilk’s wanted! (Express interest via the booking form)

Sunday Rose Tournaments:

Sunday will boast rose tournaments in both armoured and rapier combat. Guaranteed to be a bouquet of delights!


Draft Timetable (Final TBC)


Event Menu – Coming Soon

Saturday Lunch: Simple ploughman’s lunch

Lochac Spring Festival: Cocktail style service and booth-displayed foods in the style of a spring festival. Single-serve size finger foods from predominantly Middle-Eastern recipes.

Sunday Lunch: Leftovers and sausage sizzle.


Accommodation and Amenities

Billeting: Some billeting with local members will be available upon requested for visitors. (Availability limited. Request via the booking form.) Otherwise, both event locations are very close to Adelaide proper and close to a range of commercial accommodation.

Transport: Campbelltown Function Centre is a short 20-25min drive from the center of Adelaide and easily accessible by bus. (Bus route 178, running every half hour.)

Mellor Reserve is a very quick 10 – 20 minutes commute by car from the city, again with good access to public transport with multiple bus routes taking 30 mins or less. (Bus route H20 or H30S, running every half hour.)

Nearby Amenities: Hospitals, fuel, supermarkets, chemists, liquor stores, hardware and camping stores are available within short distances from both venues.

Campbelltown Community Centre is located in a busy area, 3 minutes drive away from Newton Village Shopping Centre, 299 Montacute Rd, Newton, which has a Coles, Woolworths and BWS as well as Newton Pharmacy. Alternatively please see other available vendors below;

Grocery Stores:

  • Romeo’s Foodland, 161 St Bernards Rd, Rostrevor (3 minutes)
  • Romeo’s IGA Food Hall Campbelltown, 610 Lower North East Rd, Campbelltown (6 minutes)

Bottle Shops:

  • BWS Newton Central, Cnr Gorge Rd and Newton rd, Newton (4 minutes)
  • Cellarbrations, 241 Gorge Rd, Newton (4 minutes)
  • Sip’nSave, 492 Payneham Rd, Glynde (5 minutes)

Petrol Stations:

  • BP, 232 St Bernards Rd, Hectorville (2 minutes)
  • Shell Coles Express Hectorville – 150 Montacute Rd, Hectorville (4 Minutes)
  • Ampol Foodary Campbelltown, 542 Lower North East Rd, Campbelltown (4 minutes)

Hospital: Royal Adelaide Hospital Emergency Room (20-25min)

Sunday’s venue is 10 minutes from these destinations and under 5 minutes from local shops and amenities.

Additional Attractions:

If you are planning on staying longer in Adelaide, reach out to the locals for recommendations on our many fabulous attractions!

Adelaide is fortunate to be girt by two exceptional wine regions, MacLaren Vale and the Barossa. With a plethora of wineries and fine dining options. We have something to please any foodie or wine enthusiast.

The Adelaide Zoo is only 25 minutes from both event sites. We boast being the only zoo in Australia with the illustrious Giant Pandas, which are not that entertaining, but they are adorable! Other animal lovers may like to visit Cleland Wildlife Park. Located only 30 minutes outside of Adelaide, at Cleland you can pat Australian fauna to your heart’s content. Great for families.


The Team

  SCA NAME:
STEWARDSir Eva Von Danzig (She/Her)
CATERING STEWARDThe Honourable Lady Nicholette du Colours (She/Her)
DEPUTY STEWARDThe Honourable Lady Sorcha la Breton (She/Her)
ASSISSTANT DEPUTY STEWARDMistress Fionnabhair inghean ui Mheadhra (She/Her)
BOOKINGSSir Eva Von Danzig (She/Her)
DUTY CONSTABLELady Ari Egilldottir (She/Her)
DUTY HERALD Lord Tobias Chester (He/Him)
MARSHAL IN CHARGEDuchess Mari Alexander (She/Her)
LISTSLady Kaczna of Bohemia (She/Her)
A&S COORDINATORMistress Fionnabhair inghean ui Mheadhra (She/Her)
RAPIER MARSHAL IN CHARGEMaster Yevan de Leeds (He/Him)
BILLETING COORDINATORThe Honourable Lady Sorcha la Breton (She/Her)
MISTRESS OF HALL SET UPViscountess Ingerith Ryzka (She/Her)
ROYAL LIAISONBaron Haos Windchaser (He/Him) and Baroness Bryony Beehyrd (She/Her)

As a general reminder, we ask that if you are unwell, please do not attend. All cancellations due to covid-19 will be fully refunded.