Peninsula and Plains Orienteering

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

find out more about PAPO

PAPO are hosting the Oceania orienteering champs in January 2021. For more information see the Oceania website.

Upcoming Events

Orton Bradley

Sunday 19 July 2020

Travel directions: Travel to Charteris Bay and it will be signed to Orton Bradley Park. Drive through as directed by event signage.Parking and park entrance fee: Note that in addition to normal PAPO event fees there is a charge to enter Orton Bradley Par. more info

Sprint OY - ARA

Sunday 9 August 2020

ARA sprint OY more info

Sprint OY - Southshore

Sunday 9 August 2020

Southshore sprint OY more info

Latest News

Rogaine wintery wonderland

Fresh news from the planner and controller of the Heights of Winter, a wintery adventure is in the works. There has been some snowfall which is making it look like a a true winter wonderland rogaine experience. more info

Post lockdown events

Suffering from OWS – Orienteering Withdrawal Syndrome? PAPO will be resuming events on the calendar, starting with the postponed Leithfield event on 14th June, followed by the Heights of Winter rogaine on July 4th.All events will be pre-entry only. more info

NZ-wide quiz map

Test yourselves on our national NZ 'Guess the Map' quiz by our brilliant Quiz Master and Club Captain Briana. This is a great memory jog for those who have orienteering for little while. Answers will be posted here in a few days. more info

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