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: Monday, 24-Jun-24 :  ACT MapRun Street Series: Holt, 20-24 Jun  [Directions by Apple Maps, Google Maps]

ACT Schools Team for ASOC 2024

Orienteering ACT is pleased to announce the ACT Schools Team to compete at the 2024 Australian Schools Orienteering Championships. Australian and New Zealand school students will contest the championships which will be part of the 2024 Australian Orienteering Championships Carnival, being held in the region of Armidale, NSW over nine days in September-October. Each Australian…
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Jurassic Park Revisited

Wednesday lunchtime events are running hot, cold (as in very cold at Mt Rogers) and just right. They continue to attract both competitors and course planners with only a couple of dates left open for those planners out there to “bag”. June 26th promises more of the same with a difference. As well as the…
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Entries Open for 2024 Jim Sawkins Classic

Entries are now open for the 2024 Jim Sawkins Classic, to be held on Saturday 29 June on a new extended map of Stringybark Hill. This event is part of the 2024 ACT League, 2024 Junior League, and is covered by the 2024 Metro Series season pass (season pass holders must change their entry if…
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Information for newcomers to the sport. Permanent & Accessible Courses​