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):

- Nov/Dec: Navigation Workshop Series. Book Now.
- Mon 3 Nov: Hackett Street Orienteering - See "News" below.
- Wed 5 Nov: Cooleman Ridge Twilight Event.
- Wed 5 Nov: Entries close for Primary Schools Champs - Helpers welcome.
- Fri 7 Nov: Entries close for Easter 2016 Logo Competition. Entries received so far.

- To print Map Symbols (colour legend) - see  Coaching  Page.
- To purchase SI-sticks, compasses etc visit the Contact and Links page 


Advanced , Moderate or Beginner there is a navigational workshop for you .

Wednesday, 29 October 2014

Navigational Workshops series have begun.  Choose the day and level that suits you best. Then visit Register now to book. Spaces are limited. Scroll down for more options.

Mondays 5.15 pm to 6 pm  before Street Orienteering.     Beginners

A series of 4 Mondays from  Nov 17  Book now.  


Wednesdays Before and after the Twilight event. Beginners Moderate.

A series of Four Wednesdays Starting  Oct 29  Book Now


Saturdays 9am -11am at Remembrance Park  Moderate.

A series of Four Saturdays starting Nov 1st   Book Now



 Lukas Frei our Swiss coach will be organising and giving each of these sessions. Please feel free to send him an email via the office.



Choose one full day 10am -3 pm either on sun Nov 9 or Sun Nov 16 at Namadgi or similar location . Advanced

 Book now


Other times  

Choose another time that suits you. Lukas can tailor a programme to suit your needs.  Any level.


 Thank you for supporting Lukas Frei who has arrived as our invited coach for 2014- 2015

For news on street orienteering scroll down below.  

Advanced , Moderate or Beginner there is a navigational workshop for you . Wednesday, 29 October 2014 Please book now. Spaces are limited.
Street Orienteering is Back! Thursday, 23 October 2014 Street orienteering is back, commencing Monday 3 November
Easter 2016 Logo Competition - Closes Nov 7th. Wednesday, 22 October 2014 Deadline extended to Nov 7th
Canberra Cockatoos Among Finalists for ACT SportStar Awards Monday, 20 October 2014 The Canberra Cockatoos team and coach Grant McDonald are among those named as finalists for the 2014 The Tradies ACT SportStar of the Year Annual awards
BYO BBQ to Welcome Another Swiss Coach Named Lukas Tuesday, 14 October 2014 Orienteering ACT is arranging a BYO BBQ to welcome Lukas Frei to Canberra as the new visiting coach