World Orienteering Championships LIVE – 2022 Denmark – First event: Sprint Relay

Arpad KocsikUncategorized

The World Orienteering Championships in Denmark kicks off this Sunday with the Sprint Relay in Kolding. Follow all the Live services on Especially the LIVE Web-tv stream, which will be available with English commentary for all three competitions. Timezone:The Event local time zone is CEST (UTC +2). All printed times in IOF LIVE pages are CEST (UTC +2). Web-tv schedule:  … Read More

OA Seeking Expressions of Interest to run National Junior Training Camp in 2022

Brodie Nankervis2022 Archive, Coaching

Orienteering Australia is seeking expressions of interest from state organisations to host a national junior training camp in December 2022. This camp ran successfully in both 2017 and 2018, with over 100 participants. After disruptions from fires and the Covid-19 pandemic, OA is keen to see the camp return bigger and better in 2022! Suitable locations should aim to be … Read More

Support our 2022 National Teams with a tax deductible donation though the Australian Sports Foundation

Mike Dowling2022 Archive, Featured News, High Performance, Uncategorized

Whilst Orienteering Australia meets some of the cost associated with sending our National Teams to Europe, your donation will be used to assist team members cover accommodation and living expenses while overseas, uniform costs and airfares to and from the events. To make a donation toward assisting our senior teams go to WOC, World Cup, World Games and WUOC:…/national-senior-orienteering-teams … Read More

Vale Neville de Mestre – Former OA President

Mike Dowling2022 Archive, Uncategorized

Neville de Mestre served as President of the Orienteering Federation of Australia (OFA) from 1988 to 1990 and was also a member of the Technical Committee from 1982 to 1988 prior to his election as President. Neville was a person who radiated positive energy, enthusiasm, a can do mindset and possessed a sharp intellect. Neville began orienteering in the mid … Read More

2023 Oceania Championships Update

Arpad KocsikUncategorized

  A reminder that the 2023 Oceania Championships will be held in Tasmania from January 7 to 12. The program is: Jan 7      Sprint Distance                  Launceston Jan 9      Long Distance                    St Helens Jan 11    Middle Distance                St Helens Jan 12    Relay                            … Read More


Arpad KocsikUncategorized

This week is National Volunteer Week which is Australia’s largest annual celebration of volunteering. As part of National Volunteer Week, Orienteering Australia pays tribute to the vast number of people within our community who volunteer their time at every level to allow us all to enjoy our fantastic sport. We are a sport totally dependent on the goodwill of our … Read More

Darryl ErbacherUncategorized

Silva Medal 2022 The Silva Medal is awarded to the Australian orienteer who best performs relative to their class in specified events. Points are awarded for Days 1, 2 and 3 of the Australian 3-Days Championship, the Australian Long Distance Championships, the Australian Middle Distance Championships, the Australian Sprint Championships, any State Championship conducted at the 3-Days carnival and the Australian Championships Carnival … Read More