Van Asch Farm OY

Sunday 26 May 2024
Van Asch Farm
Event Type:
Classic orienteering
Jason Brown
Nick Smith
Jonathan Hunt

Van Asch Farm OY.

A range of orienteering courses available, with something to suit everyone, from beginners to experts. It includes easy courses for those who are new to the sport and would like to give it a go. All welcome! Event suitable for the whole family. 

This event is part of the PAPO OY series, with OY points awarded to PAPO club members.


Pre-entries are preferred for all PAPO events. Member rates will apply to pre-entries.
Enter here:
Pre-entries close: Wednesday 22nd May.
Any queries on the entry system, please email

Limited enter on the day will be available. Enter on the day will be charged at non-member prices for all entries.


The standard six OY courses will be available: 

Navigation difficulty
Approximate Length 
Estimate of Climb


Very Easy navigation

Very short (<1.5km)



Easy navigation

Short (1.5-2km)



Moderate navigation

Medium (2-3km)


Short Red

Very hard navigation

Medium (2-3km)


Medium Red

Very hard navigation

Long (3-5km)


Long Red

Very hard navigation

Very Long (5-8km)


If you are new to orienteering, we recommend entering the White (families and children) or Yellow (adults) course for your first event. If you want more, do an additional course for $2 per map.


 Standard PAPO costs apply see


All entries to be paid by credit/debit card at time of entry via the entry system (EnterO), we no longer accept bank transfers for event entries.
Helpers on the day and PAPO members paying with VIP points can choose the VIP points option when paying.

Any other entry queries: Please email

Travel and Parking

Start/finish at the top of Kennedy's Bush Rd
Parking on Kennedy's Bush Rd or adjacent streets.

Event timetable:

Registration: From 10am
Start times: 10.30am – 12.30am.
Course closure: 2.30pm
Electronic Punching: SI Air+ will be turned on for this event, bring your SI Air card if you have one. For those without an SI Air card (and anyone hiring a SI card) punch in the usual manner.


Sorry no dogs permitted.