Metro Series: Bayswater

groupenewswebSaturday 24th February 2018

AP Hinds Reserve, Milne St, Bayswater

The final event of the season and your last chance to accumulate series points takes us back to the river at Bayswater. This map consists of extensive riverside parkland and a limited street network with a couple of small hills.You’ll also might get to visit Bayswater's own 'bike boulevard' and plus there is a very popular dog beach while post event stay for picnic or BBQ with the extensive BBQ facilities available throughout the river-side parks.

Make sure you enjoy this final event of the 2017-2018 Metro series. Presentations for the overall Metro Series winners will take place immediately after this event.

Start Time: 5.00pm
Courses Close: 6.15pm
Scatter Event: Mass start scatter event with 3 distance options 2-3km, 4-6km, 7-8km
Event details in Eventor

As usual, there'll be friendly people on hand to assist you with planning and registration if you need it and newcomers are welcome. If you like to be prepared check out our guide on Urban Orienteering.

Perth Sprint Camp

charlottewatsonUKwebcloseupTraining Weekend 3-5th March 2018

OWA is pleased to be hosting Charlotte Watson, an orienteer from the UK who has represented Great Britain at the JWOC and WOC as a visiting coach. This is to provide all our members with the chance to reap the benefits of coaching, some intensive training and ultimately improve their orienteering and enjoyment of the sport.

Charlotte is currently putting together the weekend program so times, location and full details will be available soon.
Register to confirm your attendance and to ensure map numbers.


Mark your calendar for a full long weekend of sprint training on the 3rd, 4th and 5th March.

Bunbury Weekend

SWOT logo24th & 25th March 2018

Get in early this year for the SWOT weekend events in Bunbury and surrounding area. Saturday 24 March is a NavDash event at the Bunbury Senior High School. The school is celebrating 100 years this March and the architecture of the building and majestic views are not to be missed. Continuing on with majestic views, head up to Evedon for the Sunday 25 March event. Views down to Bunbury and ocean are amazing.

The Bunbury Sprint and Bush Event are both part of the State Selection Trials for School Sport WA Orienteering Team for 2018.

Check the details and pre-register for each event so that SWOT know you are coming!

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