Lardner Park, Baw Baw


9:00AM Saturday, 1 June, 2019 AEST/AEDT
2019 World Jousting Championships - VIP Seating Saturday

2019 World Jousting Championships - VIP Seating Saturday

Hear the thunder of hooves and the clash of wood and metal as Lardner Park, VIC transforms into a medieval kingdom over two days for the World Jousting Championship.

The world's best jousters including reigning world champion, Australia's very own Phillip Leitch will go head-to-head in the world's original extreme sport - solid lance jousting.

Enjoy a full immersive experience for the whole family including a medieval village, Full Flight birds of prey, Viking battles, a knightly foot tournament, archery, a firing trebuchet (medieval catapult) and medieval tavern, plus kids knight and archery schools.

The World Jousting Championship is proudly supported by the Victorian Government, Latrobe Valley Authority and Baw Baw Council.

Event Program (Saturday & Sunday)

Gates open 9am both days. Grand Parade starts at 10am.

There will be medieval activity around Lardner Park throughout the day including the trebuchet, archery, medieval re-enactors, impromptu performances and medieval music and an evening performance at the Globe Inn medieval tavern.

Main Arena Program

Session one 11.00am - 1.00pm
- Full Flight Birds of Prey
- Viking Battle
- World Jousting Championship

Session two 2.00pm - 4.00pm
- Full Flight Birds of Prey
- Knights Tournament Ground Combat
- World Jousting Championship

The Grand Final will take place on Sunday during session 2

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