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Bush 9 Frazzle Long Distance SOL

800 Hillcroft Rd, Jelcobine near Brookton

Frazzle comprises mostly open farmland with many detailed rock areas and many clearings and rock surfaces. You are welcome to come to Frazzle on the Saturday before the event and camp with your fellow orienteers.

This is an SOL (State O League) event so you will be able to track how your performance is going by running the nominated course for your age group. You can

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MTBO 4 - Foxes Lair

Tour de Narrogin

Scene of the Australian Middle Distance Championships in April 2019, Foxes Lair has been re-incarnated as an MTBO map.
Runners are also welcome to enter if they'd like a long track run. The area is popular with local and visiting walkers so due caution is required. The eastern end of the map has an interesting area of single track developed by the local ...

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Bush 8 Gunapin Ridge Middle Distance SOL

Gunapin Ridge, west of Beverley

SOL (State O League) events allow you to track how your performance is going by running the nominated course for your age group. You can compare your times with others in your age group, and also earn OY (Orienteer of the Year) points that are used to determine who wins the Orienteer of the Year awards. Gunapin is the first such event for 2021.

Gunapin terrain is mostly undulating

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Women's Training Day

Christmas Tree Creek

The very popular Women’s Training Day returns! It’s always been a lot of fun, combining some bush training with some socialising.

When: Sunday 11th July, start time 9.30 am sharp.
Where: Christmas Tree Creek in John Forrest National Park.

Activities: We will be dividing you into two groups based on your level of

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Bush 7 John Forrest National Park

John Forrest National Park, Darlington

Same place, but on a new day!

Jaunt at John Forrest, to be held in John Forrest National Park, is an ideal introductory event to bush orienteering. The event is close to Perth and designed to ensure that you are never far from a track. Try some trail walking or running with a difference.
Note that there is a fee payable to enter the National Park: details are at ...

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POSTPONED Bush 7 John Forrest National Park

John Forrest National Park, Darlington

POSTPONED due to current COVID restrictions. Please check back for future scheduling.

Jaunt at John Forrest, to be held in John Forrest National Park, is an ideal introductory event to bush orienteering. The event is close to Perth and designed to

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Bush 6 Jorgensen Park

Jorgensen Park, Kalamunda

Come and enjoy, once more, the fun of finding your way through the old fairways, the parrot bush paths, the tracks crisscrossing the start of the Bibbulmun track at Kalamunda. We have had good rain this year so the bush is sparkling and the terrain soft underfoot. The usual courses, ranging from Very Easy (suitable for beginners and the very young) through to Medium where you have some help with

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MTBO 3 - Langford Park

Langford Park, Jarrahdale

The courses are set in the complex area encompassing the mountain bike trails at Langford Park near Jarrahdale. The single track is mostly rated blue and there are many vehicle tracks of varying standard. The map has been updated to the recent draft version of the international symbols for MTBO. E-bikes and runners also welcome.

Please note:Please comply with any COVID-19

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Bush 4 & 5 Kenine Hill (WA Classic)

Kenine Hill, near Katanning

Sunday 6th and Monday 7th June

Another long weekend is coming up, 5 - 7 June, and there are two O events scheduled thanks to our friends in ADHOC and SWOT! Expect grazed farmland with lots of small and some large granite on the Kenine Hill map, last used in 2019. Camping will be available, and if that is not your thing, then you may

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Bush 3 - Malmalling NE

South of the Lakes

This area is typical WA granite orienteering terrain with hills and streams, on the northern flank of the Helena River valley and with fewer thicket areas than Mt. Billy.

Note that this event is not at Jumbuck Hill, which appeared on a draft program, due to a bushfire early this year.

Please note: Please comply with any COVID-19 restrictions in place at the time of the

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MTBO 2 - Marrinup/Dwellingup

Dwellingup

Enjoy a morning riding through one of the most beautiful parts of the state! The Marrinup/Dwellingup MTBO event is in score format; you will have 4 hours to visit as many controls as you like on WA's largest orienteering map.

From the Visitor Centre in Dwellingup, you can either

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Bush 2 - Helena Junction/Mt Billy

Southeast of Sawyers Valley

It's been some time since this area has been used for an event. Come and enjoy re-acquainting yourself with this popular area on courses set by Craig Dufty, Rachel West and Matt Seward.

Please note: COVID-19 restrictions including wearing of masks, as announced by the WA Government, still apply at the time of writing and may still apply to this event. If any restrictions are still in

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Bush 1 - Whiteman Park

Whiteman Park, Swan Valley

Come to scenic Whiteman Park to try OWA's first bush event for 2021! Spend your Sunday morning exploring the park while looking for hidden orange and white flags, then continue to enjoy the park in a more traditional manner after you are done with your map!

The area is generally flat and sandy with kilometres of fences and thousands of kangaroos (beware of ticks). Navigating in Whiteman Park is

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