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

Leithfield Club Event

Sunday 4 September 2016

Welcome to the Leithfield Club Event hosted by the land owners; The Jackson and Cameron Trust, J Ashworth, L Smart, the Hurunui District Council Ashworth Forest and DOC. more info


Sunday 18 September 2016

More details to come more info

SI/Canterbury Champs Short

Saturday 22 October 2016

See the Alpine-O site for full details. 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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