About Orienteering Australia

Orienteering Australia Inc. is the federation of the Australian State and Territory Orienteering Associations. The primary objectives of Orienteering Australia are to encourage, promote and coordinate the sport of Orienteering in Australia.

The national office of Orienteering Australia is located at ACT Sports House, 100 Maitland Street, Hackett ACT 2602 and staffed part-time.

Phone: (02) 6162 1200
Email: orienteering@netspeed.com.au

The postal address is:

Orienteering Australia
PO Box 284
Mitchell Business Centre ACT 2911


Orienteering Australia is governed by a Council comprising representatives from each State and an elected Board of 6-8 Directors. Day-to-day business and matters arising between Council meetings are the responsibility of the Board. In addition a number of Committees and Officers contribute specialist advice to the Board and Council.


Orienteering Australia stores its official documentation on these pages, including:

Rules and policies which can be found in our Operational Manual;
Annual reports and Council minutes which can be found under Minutes and Reports;
Our Operational Plan and statistics of events, participation, accreditation, etc. which are stored under Plans and Statistics;
Public Liability Insurance: which can be found under Minutes and Reports;
Publications available for order, and forms.

International Federation

Orienteering Australia is a member nation of the International Orienteering Federation (IOF).