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Two great excuses to take a country drive

This coming weekend is the perfect time to go south for a weekend of a difference and enjoy some orienteering.  With events in Denmark on Saturday and near Collie on Sunday, it is a great excuse to get out of town, do some touring, some exercise and enjoy the WA great outdoors in autumn.
On Saturday 3 May orienteering comes to the Albany/Denmark region. A new orienteering club is being set up in the Great Southern region and a street event in Denmark will be their first event. There will be 3 courses of varying lengths, with all having similar easy navigation, making it suitable for all abilities.
A Score style mountain bike orienteering event has been planned for Sunday at Wellington Dam near Collie. A score event is where there are numerous ‘controls’ on a map and you try to visit as many as possible within a set time-frame.
The map being used is full of tracks and other features, which should make it a very interesting event.

Indeed, it could be a very interesting weekend!

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Acknowledgement of country

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Orienteering WA acknowledges the Noongar people, the Traditional and continuing Custodians of the land on which we gather to enjoy our sport, and pay our respects to Elders past and present.