Peninsula and Plains Orienteering

Welcome to the Peninsula and Plains Orienteers (PAPO), Canterbury's orienteering club.

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Junior and Under 23 Camp

This year both the national Junior camp and the Under 23 Regional Squads camp will be held in Canterbury in December 2016.
The Junior camp is open to High School Students and above. That is Year 9 and above.

Register interest for either camp here

You can download a flier with more details OCampFlier2016.pdf.

Please note entries close on 31 July 2016.

Prices have still to be confirmed, dependent on numbers, and also funding applications.

Any questions, please fire them through to Sue Cooke on

Upcoming Events

Canterbury Agricultural Park Club Event

Sunday 31 July 2016

Starts: 11:00 - 1:00pm, course closure at 2:00pm  more info

McLeans Island MTBO

Sunday 7 August 2016

Event Type: MTBO score event, punch start. Courses: Choice of 60 minute or 90 minute. Sportident: Yes Planner: Graeme Read Controller: Pat Bodger Start Times:  11 am -12.30 pm  Course closure: 2 pm Location: McLeans Island main Picnic area. Entrance off McLeans Island Road. more info

Centennial Park, Timaru Sprint

Saturday 20 August 2016

A fun sprint around the recently re-mapped Centenial Park more info

Latest News

NZ Secondary Schools Champs 2016

Last weekend a group of PAPO school age competitors went up to the Waikato to compete in the NZ Secondary Schools Orienteering Championship. more info

Great results for PAPO Members at World Rogaine Championship 2016

At the World Rogaine Championships last weekend near Alice Springs - PAPO members placed in top 6 were more info

Heights of Winter 2016

Full results are now available at more info

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