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, 01-Aug-21 :  ACT Classic Series: ACT League #9, Picaree Hill  [Directions by Apple Maps, Google Maps]

Junior League Round 9

A total of 133 juniors have completed one of the nine Junior League events this season.  Forty two have completed 7 events which is the number required to be included in the final scores.  Owen Radajewski and Michael Guthrie are the only two competitors to have completed all nine courses, some of the few who …

Picaree Hill Entries Closing

Entries for the ninth event of the 2021 ACT League at Picaree Hill this Sunday will close at 11:59pm tomorrow, Wednesday 28 July. Enter on Eventor here. Please note that enter on the day is not available and late entries will not be accepted. Courses A full range of courses are available, with lengths and …

Board Shorts 229 – July 2021

At its meeting on 15 July the OACT Board noted progress on previous action items as follows: Signage has been developed and circulated to all clubs for day organisers to use to promote local events. In the absence of a dedicated ‘Newcomers Welcome’ officer, all organising clubs have been asked to promote welcoming duties. All …

AL #9 Picaree Hill Entries Opening Today!

Intricate spur and gully terrain with light understorey awaits orienteers at the ninth ACT League event at Picaree Hill on 1st August. Courses A full range of courses are available, with lengths and difficulty to suit all abilities: V EASY EASY MOD 2 MOD 1 HARD 5 HARD 4 HARD 3 HARD 2 HARD 1 …

Grace Crane Challenges the Leaders

Pictured from left: Grant Bluett, Matt Crane, Grace Crane During a season when the venues used for the ACT League races have been physically demanding and favouring the men, Grace Crane has been the standout female competitor as was proven on Sunday when she finished third behind Grant Bluett and her husband Matt, in race …

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