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QLD Schools Championships 2020

QLD Schools Championships 2020

by Linda Burridge

Posted in News

Congratulations to our Queensland Schools Orienteering Medal winners 2020! The list of medallists can be found here.
The courses were challenging, and there was close competition in many classes, so well done to all those who completed their cour...

2020 QLD Sprint Champs

2020 QLD Sprint Champs

by Linda Burridge

Posted in News

Thank you to Joe Garbellini for the excellent courses today at the QLD Sprint Orienteering Championships held at Nudgee College. The orienteering was

fast and furious and saw some great battles in the different age groups. What a stunning school to ...

QLD MTBO Champs - a resounding success

QLD MTBO Champs - a resounding success

by Linda Burridge

Posted in News

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The Sunshine Coast was the venue for the Queensland MTBO Champs over the weekend. With three races in 2 days, it was an awesome weekend of riding and racing.

The Sprint Champs on Saturday morning at Boondall Entertainment Centre were in ...

QLD Middle Distance Championships

QLD Middle Distance Championships

by Linda Burridge

Posted in News

Thanks to Enoggeroos for a fabulous Qld Middle Distance Orienteering Championships at Bunyaville on Sunday.
Challenging courses set by Krystal set up some excellent competitions in the various age groups.
Thank you to Tony for organizing and to ...

Covid Safe Plan

Covid Safe Plan

by Linda Burridge

Posted in News

With the reintroduction of tougher Covid restrictions in Queensland over the weekend, we would like to assure orienteers that OQ falls under the umbrella of the Outdoor Sports Industry Covid Safe Plan. We also have our own OQ Covid Safe Plan ...

Car Wreck Challenge #3 - Mt Coot-Tha

Car Wreck Challenge #3 - Mt Coot-Tha

by Linda Burridge

Posted in News

Here's a fantastic school holiday activity for the kids.
Outdoors, Exercise, Maps, Rusty Relics and History! What more could you want?

Our intrepid mapper Geoff Peck has scoured the hills of Mt Coot-Tha and in addition to powerf...

Car Wreck Challenge #2 - Whites Hill

Car Wreck Challenge #2 - Whites Hill

by Linda Burridge

Posted in News

Ready for our next challenge?
Intrepid mapper Geoff Peck has been scouting around Whites Hill and has circled 9 wrecks on the map.

Your challenge is to use the map to find them in the fastest possible time, registering your run/walk using the MapRu...

OQ Covid-Safe Event Guidelines

OQ Covid-Safe Event Guidelines

by Linda Burridge

Posted in News

Orienteering Queensland has developed a set of guidelines to enable clubs to organize orienteering events that comply with the current restrictions imposed by the Queensland Government. 

OQ takes the safety of our participants and all those inv...

Toohey Forest Car Wreck Challenge - great success

Toohey Forest Car Wreck Challenge - great success

by Linda Burridge

Posted in News

Have you tried the Toohey Forest Car Wreck Challenge yet?

It has been a huge success, not only with regular orienteers but with the wider Brisbane community.


A group of venturers from Sherwood District have tried their hand at finding the&nbsp...

Need a Run? Try a Permanent Course

Need a Run? Try a Permanent Course

by Linda Burridge

Posted in News

From Sat May 2 there will be a slight easing of restrictions, allowing travel up to 50km for recreation, but still with a maximum group size of 2 unless you are a household. You might like to check out the Orienteering Que...

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