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News from Blazing Swan

Safety
March 24, 2019

Important Sound Police Information

Hi Sound Theme Camps,   RE: PA LOUD SPEAKERS TO FACE THE LAKE   As you might already know I’m new to Fun Police Lead role this year. I stepped up to replace Risky from my OHS role with the…
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Tickets
March 24, 2019

Scam Warning

Sadly as we get close to the Blaze (like other ticket events) a certain ugly non-Community element shows up - scammers. They are luckily few and far between but they can still be a problem. The only 100% safe and…
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Participate
March 23, 2019

Crossing the Line

I write this not as the Lead Ranger or as the Vice-Chair of Blazing Swan but as a participant and community member. The Black Rock Rangers at Burning Man hold a very poignant ceremony for Rangers who pass their Alpha…
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Prepare
March 13, 2019

Ice Is Go

Ice (and merch) is now available through Quicket here. What we know about ice so far : Pickup from Intelligent Deviants bar as before (opposite Ranger HQ) There will be two pickup slots per day Big orders can be collected…
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Safety
March 11, 2019

Night-time Arrivals

Important Safety Note Arriving at Blazing Swan Always plan to arrive during daylight hours as there are restrictions on vehicle movements during the event after dark. Whilst the Gate remains open 24/7 (but has a skeleton crew after dark) arrivals…
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Prepare
March 9, 2019

Camping Guidelines

1.1.1.    Camping Guidelines and Rules General Campground and Overflow Campground Guidelines Campsites cannot be booked or reserved. If you want to camp with your friends, please plan to arrive together. In the event of an emergency DO NOT leave the…
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March 9, 2019

Code of Conduct

Did you know Blazing Swan has a Code of Conduct? It's on our "about" page but it's included here again - it's a great reminder of how and what we are trying to achieve together.   Code of Conduct for…
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Blazing Swan
Committee
March 5, 2019

Feedback…

As Blazing Swan is a community driven not for profit incorporated association, it is operated and managed by its members. Under the Associations Incorporation Act 2015, the management committee of Blazing Swan Inc. is the group of persons who have…
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Safety
March 3, 2019

Sound Police

Music / amplified sound is an integral component of our event. We all need to work together in our temporary community and implementing some of the below will go a long way to helping us all get along. Have you…
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Leave No TraceParticipate
February 18, 2019

Choo! Choo! The MOOP Train!

The Moop Train has arrived and is ready for boarding!  The Moop Squad keeps our beautiful home on the paddock clean by walking the area to pick up every ciggy tip, every chunk of AstroTurf, and any other MOOP we…
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Participate
February 10, 2019

The Jackrabbit Speaks

Blazing Swan got featured in The Jackrabbit Speaks (the Burning Man newsletter equivalent of our own Blaze of Our Lives).   Check it out in V23:#9 over here.   What do you mean you don't get Blaze of Our Lives…
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ParticipateTickets
February 10, 2019

So… you’ve bought a ticket to Blazing Swan.

Jilakin Rock City requires significant investments of time, energy, and resourcefulness by the Committee, Department Crews, Theme Camps, Artists and you, the participant. Part of what makes Blazing Swan unique and powerful is that everyone has to work hard to…
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