Permanent courses allow you to print your own map and do an orienteering course in your own time. We have a number of permanent courses in Canberra and courses to suit all ages an abilities.

MapRun is an Android/iOS orienteering app that provides GPS based punching and timing for courses. There are plenty of courses to try and you can compare your time to others.

NEXT EVENT: Sunday, 12-Jul-20 :  ACT MTBO Series #2: Majura Pines  [Directions by Apple Maps, Google Maps]

Entries Now Open for ACT League #1

Entries Now Open for ACT League #1

Entries are now open for the first event of the 2020 ACT League, to be held at Mugga Mugga, a new extension of the Isaacs Ridge map, on Sunday 19 July. The terrain will provide a challenging mix of granite outcrops, fast running ridges, and some new areas of detailed erosion. A full spectrum of …
Term 2 Focus on Girls Series Wraps Up

Term 2 Focus on Girls Series Wraps Up

Five weeks of forest training wrapped up last week as a small squad of nine girls and their parents extended their bush navigation skills. Huge thanks to Bushflyer’s Caitlin Young keen for providing coaching assistance. Topics covered included: (Social) O Distancing – knowing how far you’ve run Line features –man-made or natural always worth noticing …
Sprint Series returns for 2020

Sprint Series returns for 2020

And in more great news, the Sprint Series is returning for 10 events for the second half of 2020, beginning this Sunday at Mount Stromlo High School. You can either enter via: Sprint Series Season Pass (10 events for the price of 5), or  Mount Stromlo High School Sprint There have been some minor changes …
Orienteering Returns With MTBO on 12 July, All Welcome!

Orienteering Returns With MTBO on 12 July, All Welcome!

Dear Orienteers, good news! Orienteering will soon return. We are very happy to welcome you to the first OACT event, ACT MTBO Series #2, at the beautiful Majura Pines on Sunday 12 July. Courses will make the most of Majura’s flowing and enjoyable mountain bike single tracks. The event will be held in full compliance …
Have You Tried the MapRunF App Yet?

Have You Tried the MapRunF App Yet?

If you haven’t, now is a good opportunity. If you don’t know what MapRun is, here is a quick rundown.MapRun uses an ‘app’ (called MapRunF) that you can download to your smartphone for free. The app is used for orienteering and rogaining, substituting physical controls with electronic controls that are ‘punched’ when your phone’s GPS …

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