Next Event: Malmalling SW

Sunday 29 May 2016

Close to Perth, this area in the SW of Malmalling offers some great navigational challenges, with lots of rock (and a few hills) and not too much green stuff!

Next event: Spice Brook Bush

Sunday 15 May 2016

Spice Brook, one of WA’s few gully/spur maps, is the location for the second bush event for the year. Recent rain has greened up the bush and nearby farms, so come and enjoy the gullies of Spice Brook at their


First Bush Event - Peterdine

Sunday 1 May

The first bush event is at the fabulous green grassy open farmland at Peterdine. Visit the famous bakery at Bakers Hill on the way. There is camping allowed on the Saturday night on the farm. Contact


NavDash starts for 2016

NavDash is back with a bang! This Saturday afternoon provides the chance to take part in these popular short, sharp events

Jumbuck Hill bush orienteering event

Sunday 24th May 

The weather looks promising for our next bush event and the view from the top of Jumbuck Hill is superb. This event  is on the western edge of  the beautiful Walyunga National Park, a short drive from the Swan Valley - an ideal place for you to explore on the way home.

Be Active WA School Orienteering Championships

2015 WA School Orienteering Championships,  Wednesday 17th June, at Fred Jacoby Forest Park, Mundaring.

Frederick Irwin Anglican School and St Brigid's Primary School are the Champion Schools for 2015.

In a very close contest for the Secondary School title, Frederick Irwin finished with 31 points thanks to a clean sweep of the top 6 places in the Pairs 16 class, with Warnbro Community High School 2nd on 22 points, closely followed by Scotch College on 21 points.


Metro Series 2015/16

We are super excited to launch the 2015/16 Metro Series. It’s just around the corner, officially starting on Saturday 7 November. The calendar has been finalised, so check it out. Click here. Our fantastic Cover Girl for the Metro


Next event - Shearwater

Sunday 3 April

Join SWOT club at Shearwater this Sunday for a funday of foot orienteering! Shearwater is a relatively new area southeast of the Maidens. The area is a quite flat, with a complex track network. There will be three courses - Easy navigation 2.3 km,


WA Schools Orienteering Team 2015 Trial Information

The following 6 events will be used for the selection of this year’s team to compete at the Australian Schools’ Orienteering Carnival in Victoria, from 25 September – 4 October. Students will need to complete at least 3 events from the following list, with 1 of the 3 being the WA Orienteering Schools Championships. It is highly recommended that students complete as many events as possible, and that they include both bush and sprint races.

Sunday 26 April –


NEXT EVENT: Mountain Bike - Point Walter

Saturday 9 April

Back on your bike this week! Point Walter will host the second event of the mountain bike orienteering series this Saturday. It will be a ‘cryptic clue and treasure hunt’ event through the back blocks of Attadale and the Point Walter foreshore. A beautiful venue with fun and challenges for all. Don't miss


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