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Mountain Bike Orienteering - Wellington Forest

Saturday 13 June

We’re picking up the pace this weekend. Join us on Saturday in the beautiful Wellington National Park, inland from Bunbury. The perfect place to get on your bike and explore. There are three courses to choose from. For the more adventurous, you'll be faced with a mixture of tracks and tough

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NavDash - ECU Joondalup

Saturday 6 June

After two bush events over the long weekend follows a short and sharp NavDash. Join us at ECU Joondalup this Saturday. New to orienteering? NavDash is a great event to start. There are plenty of courses to choose from. Ranging from easy to hard.

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WA Classic

Sunday 31 May and Monday 1 June

Love is in the air at our special 2-day WA Classic event this

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Mountain Bike Orienteering Pickering Brook

Sunday 17 May

Don't let the forecast rain put you off this awesome Mountain Bike Orienteering event - it's great fun in the wet! There will be 3 courses (Short, Medium, Long) to suit different levels of fitness and ability.

Newcomers welcome - FREE ENTRY if it is your first MTBO event and you come along with an OWA

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MTBO Greenmount

Sunday September 7, 9:00am - 1:00pm

This weekend sees the last regular mountain bike orienteering event of the season before the National Series events in Margaret River in October, so it's your last chance to practice before then. Sunday's event is located at the Goat Farm (Greenmount) off Greenmount Rise so very close to the city. Come along and enjoy the intricate track network that was first used to host to the 2006 National Sprint Championships. The map has been significantly

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Frazzle Rock Bush Event

Sunday 10th May

A chance to enjoy a great weekend of Orienteering on one of the premier maps in the West Australian Wheatbelt. Camping has also been organised for Saturday night on Sam Burton’s block so don’t miss this chance to socialise with your fellow orienteers. Camping requires BYO everything.

Frazzle Rock was mapped and first used for the National Three Day Championships in 2011 and has areas of complex rock with remnant native bush and open fast running

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Full event details

Yetar Spring bush event

Sunday 26 April

Our first bush event of the year is in a lovely area and not too far out of town. Courses offer something for everyone, whether you are an experienced orienteer or a first timer.  So come along and give it a go, and enjoy a picnic afterwards. Instructors are on hand to help get you

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WA Club Relays (NavDash)

Saturday 18 April

The weather promises to be glorious on Saturday and what better way to spend it than joining your club for this member only event. 

Location: Hale School, 160 Hale Road, Wembley

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West Aussies at the Easter Carnival

Congratulations to all of our West Aussies who braved the varying conditions of dust, dry, wind and finally rain to compete in the fast open running terrain in the South Australian outback over the Easter weekend.  There were some very good results from the west side of the country with the following people taking podium finishes in their age classes:

WEasy Coreen Maynard 1st
W12A Jessica Madden 2nd
W20AS Kellie Martin 1st
W55A Anthea

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WA Winners

OWA member wins national award
During the Easter Carnival, our very own Noel Schoknecht was presented with the prestigious Silva Award for Services to Orienteering. This recognizes Noel's long contribution to all aspects of the sport at the club, state, national and international level. Well done Noel, and well deserved!!
 
West Aussies on the podium
Congratulations to our place getters at the Australian Easter 3 Day championships

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"New Look" OWA Council

The OWA Council elected last weekend includes some new faces, plus some "old" faces in new positions. Peter Komyshan (Secretary) and Mike Sibbald (Coaching Convenor) have joined Council, Tash Sparg has stepped up to the position of Vice President, and Jan Fletcher has become a general Council member. Many thanks to Jan for her stint as coaching convenor, and to outgoing Secretary Ken Post who will be enjoying the life of a "grey nomad".

OWA is doing its bit for gender equality -

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Roleystone MTBO

Sunday 12 April

Join us after Easter for a fantastic mountain bike orienteering event, set in the beautiful Korung National Park, up in the Perth Hills. A perfect place to escape for the day and perhaps pack a picnic for after. 

School Championships Entries now open!

The Be Active WA School Orienteering Championships will be held on Wednesday 17th June at Fred Jacoby Forest Park, Mundaring. The Information and Entry Form
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Gosnells NavDash

Saturday 28th March 2015 

Join us Saturday for a scenic course at the City of Gosnells. There are four courses to choose from, long, moderate, short and easy. Everyone is welcome and this is an ideal course to try out NavDash for the first time. Take in the

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Bunbury Beckons

Sunday 22 March 2015

With no Perth orienteering event on this weekend, why not make the short trip to Bunbury to get your orienteering fix?  Or travel down the day before to make it a two day break in the beautiful south west!

Join the South West Orienteering Trekkers (SWOT) for a fun and challenging event just south of Bunbury at Dalyellup College. Arrive at 3:30pm for a briefing, then set off at 4:00 pm. There are two

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