External Programs


Excursion Fee Tiers

Up to 30 participants3 hours or less$435.00
31 to 70 participants3 hours or less$724.00
71 to 150 participants3 hours or less$1053.00
151 to 220 participants3 hours or less$1253.00

all fees inclusive of GST. Fees are subject to change. Contact the OV office to confirm current pricing and services.

Basic Skills and Course

  • Suitable for Secondary Students.
  • Students complete an introductory skills session including a map walk, followed by a traditional orienteering course.
  • 2-3 Hours; Maximum 70 students

Cloverleaf Courses

  • Suitable for students in grades 3 – 8.
  • Students complete an introductory map walk then choose from a variety of short easy courses to complete in pairs.
  • 2-3 Hours; Maximum 70 students

Score Course

  • Suitable for students in grades 5 – 12.
  • Students work in groups to plan a route: attempting to visit as many controls as they can within a time limit.
  • 2-4 Hours; Maximum 220 students

Locations and Activity Availability

All venues are approved following a focused, seasonal risk assessment process.

LocationSuburbBasic Skills and CourseCloverleaf CoursesScore Course
Brimbank ParkKeilor
Cardinia Reservoir ParkNarre Warren East
Cornish HillDaylesford
Dandenong Police Paddocks ReserveRowville
Darebin ParkAlphington
Jells ParkWheelers Hill
Kurth Kiln Regional ParkGembrook
Lake JubileeDaylesford
Le Page HomesteadSouth Morang
Maroondah Reservoir ParkHealesville
Truganina ParkAltona Meadows
Westerfolds ParkTemplestowe
Woodlands Historic ParkOaklands Junction
You Yangs Regional ParkLittle River

Other locations may be available. Please contact the OV office to find out what is possible: 0428 358 588 [email protected] Please note that most venues require a permit and need to be booked at least 6 weeks in advance.


An ASC accredited orienteering coach (with current WwCC or Teacher Registration) will attend your school and run a series of orienteering activity sessions.

These sessions form a strong basis for entry into and participation in club events and school championships.

Unit plans, assessment criteria and suggested reporting comments are provided.

Due to the limitations of campus size, coaches will work with one class at a time.

Incursion Fee Tiers

1-2 Lessons on the same day$188
3-4 Lesson on the same day$255
5+ Lessons on the same day$355

All fees inclusive of GST. Fees are subject to change and may vary due to coach availability and travel. Contact the OV office to confirm current pricing and services.



The map is our competition arena. You will need a detailed orienteering map of your school grounds to complete orienteering activities.

The map is a useful tool that can be used in a variety of teaching contexts and subject areas: maths, geography, science, outdoor ed. and H&P.E.

Maps are produced to international standard where possible.

Mapping usually takes between 2 and 4 weeks to complete and will involve the mapper visiting the campus a number of times to complete fieldwork. All mappers have a current Working with Children Check and will liaise with you to arrange appropriate times to be on site.

Fees range from $350 – $800 depending on your campus size and complexity as well as travel. Most small primary campuses will be $350. Contact the OV office for a quote.

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