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: Saturday, 26-Jun-21 :  ACT Metro Series: Junior League #7, Aranda Snow Gums  [Directions by Apple Maps, Google Maps]

Mid-Winter Training – It’s for Everyone

Mid-Winter Training – It’s for Everyone

Three days of quality training for all interested orienteers will be held from Tuesday 29 June to Thursday 1 July. If your school holidays are looking a bit quiet why not throw in a bit of wild running in the great outdoors to brighten up those cold days. There will be seven coaching sessions covering all …
Entries Open for ACT League #7

Entries Open for ACT League #7

Entries are now open for the seventh event of the 2021 ACT League, at Isaacs Ridge on Sunday 27 June. A full range of courses are available, with lengths and difficulty to suit all abilities.If you haven’t entered a Classic Series event before, please refer to this guide to help you choose a suitable course. …
Beginner Coaching for Adults

Beginner Coaching for Adults

The Keep Up With the Kids coaching program for adult beginners is coming back soon.  The Keep Up coaching program is aimed at adult orienteers who are just starting or are relatively new to the sport, particularly parents and friends of junior orienteers. If you’ve always thought about giving Orienteering a go, this is the perfect …
Bluett and Chalmers Best in Jim Sawkins Handicap

Bluett and Chalmers Best in Jim Sawkins Handicap

Pictured from left: Grant Bluett, Cath Chalmers, and Matthew Crane On Sunday, Grant demonstrated he has lost none of his orienteering prowess which enabled him to win a Gold Medal at the World Games 20 years ago, when he won Division 1 of the Jim Sawkins Memorial Handicap held on Stringybark Hill (Jerrabomberra).  Bluett was …
Mid-Winter Moderate Training

Mid-Winter Moderate Training

Three days of training for moderate level orienteers will be held from Tuesday 29 June to Thursday 1 July. There will be seven coaching sessions covering all the skills needed to improve and succeed at moderate courses, such as handrails, aiming off, route choice, and attack points. $20 per person or $40 per Family for …

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