MEETING OF VINTAGE FIRE-FIGHTING VEHICLES

MEETING OF VINTAGE FIRE-FIGHTING VEHICLES

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Celebrating 130 years of its operation, the Bohinjska Bistrica Volunteer Fire Department is organising a meeting of vintage fire-fighting vehicles. The meeting will be held on 5 and 6 July 2014 in Bohinj.

 Applications to be sent to:

  • PGD Bohinjska Bistrica 
  • Vodnikova 36, pp 14
  • SI-4264 Bohinjska Bistrica
  • SLOVENIA

info@pgdbb.si

Applications may be submitted no later than 31 March 2014 for the teams whose accommodation will be provided by the organiser, and up to and including 31 May 2014 for those vintage vehicle crews who will provide for their own accommodation or who will only participate in the parade on 6 July 2014.

 Programme:

 Saturday, 5 July 2014

  • Arrival and reception at Bohinjska Bistrica (by 11 am)
  • Lunch
  • Collective ride to Lake Bohinj
  • Time for photographs and presentation of vehicles to children, participants of BoFejst 2014
  • Return to Bohinjska Bistrica, guarded parking area
  • Visit of Bohinj tourist attractions
  • Fire-fighting exercise at the 130th anniversary of the Bohinjska Bistrica Volunteer Fire Department
  • Fire-fighting festivity until the early hours of the morning

 Sunday, 6 July 2014

  • Breakfast
  • Visit of Bohinj tourist attractions
  • Lunch
  • Parade of vintage fire-fighting vehicles at the 130th anniversary of the Bohinjska Bistrica Volunteer Fire Department
  • Celebration of the 130th anniversary of the Bohinjska Bistrica Volunteer Fire Department
  • Fire-fighting festivity until the early hours of the morning

 Accommodation:

Accommodation from Saturday, 5 July 2014, to Sunday, 6 July 2014, will be provided by the organiser on the basis of a preliminary application. Crew members may also provide for their own accommodation or only participate in the Sunday parade (no accommodation included).

Participation Fee:

Participation fee amounts to:

  • € 40/person for the teams whose accommodation will be provided by the organiser (the cost includes accommodation, lunch on  5 July 2014, breakfast and lunch on 6 July 2014, and commemorative plaques and badges for the participants).
  • € 10/person for the teams who provide for their own accommodation (the cost includes lunch on 5 July 2014, lunch on 6 July 2014, and commemorative plaques and badges for the participants)  Hotel Tripič  |  Appartements-Rooms TD Bohinj | Appartements Rooms LD TurizemCamp Danica .
  • Free of charge for the teams who only participate in the parade on 6 July 2014 (participants will receive commemorative plaques and badges).

 Participation fee is to be paid through an invoice issued by the organiser on the basis of an application.

Upon payment of the participation fee, the teams will receive, by mail, a confirmation of application and a vehicle number which, upon arrival in Bohinj, is to be visibly placed on the windscreen to allow proper organisation of the vehicles.

Participants will receive information on the exact location of the guarded parking areas and a map with route description along with other documentation. All participants are requested to bring their fire-fighter uniforms or traditional uniforms belonging to the vehicle they are presenting (if available to them) and flags.

The organiser, the Bohinjska Bistrica Volunteer Fire Department, is NOT responsible for any accidents, traffic accidents, thefts, bodily injuries, property damage and similar. Participation is at own cost and own risk. All vintage vehicles will be provided an overnight parking area, protected by an appropriate security service.

The organiser reserves the right to refuse an application due to overcrowding or too great a number of participants, or the fact that several vehicles of the same type have already applied.

Other Information

 Toll

In the Republic of Slovenia, emergency vehicles are exempt from paying tolls on highways.

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