Orienteering Programs

Orienteering ACT runs six programs for orienteering each year

Name Season Day Start times Courses


Incl. ACT League (AL)

March–October Sunday* 10:00am – 12:00pm Minor: Blue, Green, 1 × Orange, 3 × Red
AL: Blue, Green, 2 × Orange, 4 × Red
May–August Saturday 10:30am – 12:00pm Blue, Green, 2 × Orange


Winter Mid-week

May–October Wednesday 12:00pm – 1:00pm 2 × Orange, plus Green on School Holidays, or when booked (at least 7 days in advance)
Twilight October -March Wednesday 5pm – 6:30pm Blue, Green, 2 × Orange
Mountain Bike April–November Sunday 10am – 12:00pm Usually Long, Medium and Short
Street Orienteering Throughout the year Monday 6:00pm, 6:15pm Mass Start 3 x Scatter (set number of controls in any order) and 1 x Score (max number of controls within set time)

* Events, such as championships, may be held on Saturdays or be multi-day events.

Photographs are taken at events for online and magazine publication to assist in the promotion of orienteering. If you do not want your photograph taken and published please advise registration at each event. Complete directions to all events and contact details can be found with our Event Calendar.