MTBO Sunday 29th Aug cancelled

23 August 2021

The Ultralong and OY event the following weekend at Castle Hill will be decided upon once the alert level announcement from the government has been made at the end of this...

read more

COVID event cancellations

17 August 2021

All of New Zealand moves to Alert Level 4 at 11:59pm on  17 August 2021. Some of our events will be cancelled or deferred.

read more

School coaching & training sessions - 16 Aug - 7 Sept 2021

10 August 2021

1.0 Schools orienteering training IMAGE 2021 copy

Leading up to the Canterbury Schools Orienteering Festival on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 September there will be special coaching and training sessions especially for  school-aged children to have a...

read more

Southern Cross trip cancelled

26 July 2021

Screen Shot 2021 07 26 at 10.52.49 PM

Following the government announcement that the travel bubble with Australia would be closed for eight weeks, Orienteering New Zealand’s Council has voted unanimously to cancel the trip. Since the announcement, investigation...

read more


22 July 2021

AGM image wilhelm gunkel 6kpRAzzdxJs chairs unsplashEMAIL 150 dpi copy

The 2021 PAPO will be held on Monday 16 August in the Sydenham room at the South Library starting at 7pm.

read more

Queen's Birthday Bulletin 1

2 June 2021

Bulletin One cover crp

Thankyou for your patience. The Bulletin is a bit later than normal, but it was necessary to do some extra checks on terrain over the last few days.

read more

Queen's Birthday weekend entries

14 May 2021

white QBW logo in crest shape w red arrow and med space

Shocker! For this weekend only, there are a few bargain-priced Queen's Birthday weekend entries left! Get snappy with your entry, as the price inflation hits on Monday.

read more

Going ahead at Godley with Level 2 procedures

27 February 2021

GODLEYHEAD 1355 copy

The orienteering event at Godley Head for Sunday 28th February is going ahead following ONZ level 2 procedures following tonight’s government announcement.  Auckland will be at Alert Level 3 and...

read more

Burnside Evening sprint postponed to March

16 February 2021

1.0 Sprint series 2021 A5 flyer for WEB media

The first summer evening sprint event at Burnside scheduled for 16th February has been postponed due to the Covid Level 2 restrictions now in place in Christchurch.

read more

Southern O Week Programmes

8 January 2021

Beach image w SOW logoIMG SML

The programmes for all Southern O week events have been uploaded ready for you to download. There is an individual programme for each day's event.

read more

Southern O week

11 December 2020

Square southern O Entries close Le bons

Our controllers were out at Le Bons today soaking up the sun by the beach. We are looking forward to seeing you out here next month.

read more

MTBO & Crocodile XC trails

22 November 2020

The tracks are open this morning. The tracks have been so dry any small amounts of rain should dry out quickly.

read more

Entry extended for Canterbury Champs and South Island Champs

31 October 2020

SOUTH Taitonga Regional champs logo 14and15 NOV2020 150dpi WEB

We have extended the closure date for the Canterbury Champs and the Taitonga / South Island Champs to midnight Sunday 1 November due to the enquiries and demand we have...

read more

Summer O camp for Juniors 5-8

19 October 2020

1.1 Summer camp banner small logo

Juniors in school years from 5-8 are invited to an orienteering training camp in Nelson, Friday 19th evening – Monday 21st afternoon December.

read more

South Island and Canterbury Champs

18 October 2020

SOUTH taitonga Regional champs logo 14and15 NOV2020

There are plenty of technical map challenges to keep you occupied on the Canterbury long weekend coming up soon. Entries are now open to the Canterbury champs and South Island / Taitonga...

read more

Southern O 2021

1 October 2020

Southern O JAN 2021 MArl Canter Big South crp

Peninsula and Plains Orienteers, as well as Nelson and Marlborough Orienteering Clubs are excited to be inviting orienteers from around NZ to enjoy a series of high-quality orienteering events in January.

read more

Oceania NZ 2022

30 September 2020

09 2020 Laidmore Adj new date 2022

Yes, Oceania has moved along a year! Wow, and what a year it has been so far. Current restrictions at the New Zealand border are very tight in response to COVID-19.

read more

Start times & info for Schools Orienteering Weekend

10 September 2020

schools orienteering training 2020 banner 150dpi4

The programme and start times are all uploaded. There is lots of information about the school orienteering weekend in the programme, so read and share with all participants.

read more

Van Asch School training- now at Barnett Park on Wed 2 September

1 September 2020

map to Barnett Park

We apologise for yet another last minute change. The latest change is a swap in venue for this training session.  The location change we were not able to control.

read more

Training leads up to Schools Festival

26 August 2020

schools orienteering training 2020 banner 150dpi2

If you have always wanted to give orienteering a go, or want to try a few short courses and get in  practise, these small training events enable you to get...

read more

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22