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Oceania 2019 – Entries Now Open – Bulletin 1

Oceania 2019 – Entries Now Open – Bulletin 1

It’s the moment you’ve been waiting for – entries for Oceania 2019, the biggest multi-day orienteering carnival of the Australian calendar this year, have now opened. Go to Eventor now to take advantage of early bird rates until 30 April 2019. Introductory information about the carnival and each day’s events is available in bulletin 1. […]

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Are you getting ready for Oceania 2019? There’s going to be fun on the A41!

Are you getting ready for Oceania 2019? There’s going to be fun on the A41!

Happy New Year to all orienteers! Santa has fled the heat of the Australian summer and now we’ve turned the corner into an Oceania year. Entries are due to be open through Eventor by the end of January 2019, so watch this space over the coming days for more news.   In the meantime there […]

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University Championships add to the carnival atmosphere

University Championships add to the carnival atmosphere

UniSport Australia and Orienteering Australia are pleased to announce that the Oceania Sprint Event at Charles Sturt University on 28 September will also be the 2019 Australian University Orienteering Championships. The University Championship will be conducted in the M/W20E and M/W21E classes. It will be open to all students enrolled in an Australian University in […]

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ACT Team Claims Third Successive Schools Title

ACT Team Claims Third Successive Schools Title

After three days of tight competition in South Australia, the ACT team has successfully defended its Australian Schools Orienteering Champion team title to repeat its achievement in 1991-93 of winning three successive Championships. The Championships are conducted in four divisions, Senior and Junior Boys and Senior and Junior Girls in three events, Sprint Distance, Long […]

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Coota-Wagga–Wanga–Worth : What’s in a name?

Coota-Wagga–Wanga–Worth : What’s in a name?

In the last edition we visited the economically-named townships of Wombat and The Rock, but have you ever wondered about the more complex names of some of the other venues you’ll be visiting while you are Orienteering The Olympic Way? If you guessed Aboriginal heritage, you’d mostly be right. Cootamundra is a corruption of the […]

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