Orienteering is a sport in which participants navigate around a course using a map.  Orienteering ACT organises and promotes Orienteering in the ACT.

Approaching Events - All are welcome (see "Events" for later events):

-Mon 2 Feb 2015:  Red Hill  Street Orienteering  

- Jan 24 - 26. Learn how to Coach and improve your orienteering skills.  Level 1 and Level 2 Coaching Course - here in Canberra Its Free but please express interest now.

- We now have a brand new Coaching and Tips Page  - see  Coaching  Page.
- For Sporting Schools see our new Juniors page -see Juniors and Schools  

Orienteering Australia conference at AIS

Sunday, 25 January 2015

Seventeen ACT orienteers are attending the OA Coaching Conference at the AIS 


Virtual maps using an android phone, setting doughnut and corridor courses, preparing coaches for Sporting Schools, sharing coaching ideas and learning how to become a Level 1 coach were all covered at the conference. In addition we had the opportunity to practice using the new AMP the new OAAthlete Management Programme. Thank you to these 17 people (2 absent from pic) preparing for the future of coaching in the ACT.


Orienteering Australia conference at AIS Sunday, 25 January 2015 17 ACT Orienteers attends OA Coaching conference
19 ACT Orienteers Among Placegetters at 2015 Oceania Championships Tuesday, 20 January 2015 19 ACT Orienteers were among the placegetters at 2015 Oceania Championships
Cockatoos Seeking International Honours Thursday, 1 January 2015 Six Canberra Cockatoos are in Tasmania to compete in Round 1 of the orienteering World Cup
Just a Stroll in the Park for Cuthbert Friday, 19 December 2014 Junior Ella Cuthbert scored her second top points in the 2014-15 Runners Shop Twilight Series
Jo Allison and Eric Morris Make Impressive Return to Competition Saturday, 13 December 2014 Jo Allison and Eric Morris made impressive returns to competition in event # 9 of the 2014-15 Runners Shop Twilight Series