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 Karrak Karnival, the 2014 Australian foot-Orienteering Championships carnival, will be held in Western Australia from September 27th to October 5th, in the middle of WA’s famous wildflower season. The carnival will comprise nine events over the nine days.

Did you know that even though entries have officially closed, you could still enter some events on the day, hurray!

These events are:

27 September, W.A Long Distance Championships

28 September, W.A Middle Distance Championships

29 September, Australian Sprint Championships

4 October, Australian Long Distance Championships

There will be a few courses available at each event. So please do come and enjoy the fun.

Click here for all KK 2014 event information.

 

 

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A Fun Family Sport

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 Have you got a sense of adventure? Kids who love to be outside in the fresh air and learn new skills? Who want to make new friends? Then orienteering is for you!

Orienteering is a sport that the family can enjoy together, progress at your own pace and feel a sense of achievement. It is suitable for all ages and abilities. Courses are varied and take place in local green spaces, National Parks as well as other scenic venues, across WA.

Orienteering is not only a fun and enjoyable sport it also provides valuable life skills including:

-       Mental Challenges – decision making and team working skills

-       Fun - you get to visit lots of new places and spend time in the great outdoors

-       Lifetime skills – an introduction to map reading

-       Confidence - in your abilities to problem solve and navigate

-       Physical Activity - builds general fitness and stamina

-       Excitement - the fun of a treasure hunt

-       Team building – brings families and/or friends together

To search for orienteering events coming up, visit Eventor. Or why not start out by trying one of our permanent courses. You can also visit Nature Play WA for information about other family friendly activities.

 

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