Orienteering Makes Long Awaited Comeback in Regional Victoria This Weekend!

Events in regional Victoria are resuming, with the first on this Saturday September 19, at Mt Korong near Bendigo.  The number of participants is strictly limited, and you must pre-enter on Eventor.

  • You must stay home if unwell, if waiting for test results, or if instructed to do so by health authorities, eg you have a positive test result or are a close contact of a positive case.
  • You must wear a face covering when outside your vehicle, unless you are competing on the course (ie between Start and Finish). You must carry a face covering when on the course, and wear it if you are walking and not out of breath/puffing, or cannot stay physically distanced.
  • You will be allocated to a group of 10.  You MUST not interact with anyone outside your group of 10 (apart from volunteers) either before you start or after you finish, and you must arrive, register and start within your allocated time frame.
  • Avoid car pooling, and if travelling through metro Melbourne, do not stop unless essential.

All participants must read and follow the Participant Guidelines for Orienteering Events in Regional Victoria Step 3

From September 17, organised orienteering activities and events can take place in regional Victoria, with restrictions on group size and other limits. The Return to Sport Plan is now updated to reflect these restrictions, and all events and activities must operate accordingly.  Sport must be outdoor, non contact, and in separated groups of no more than 10 per group.

Find out what’s allowed under Step 3 for Regional Victoria

Share this

Other news

  • Summer Fixture Available to Download

    The Summer Fixture can be downloaded from our new "Summer" page; this is also the place to find out everything you need to know about events from October 26 (Step 3) onwards.

    Read article
  • OV Office Manager appointed

    It is with great pleasure that I can announce our new Orienteering Victoria Office Manager - Mel Kent. Mel has extensive experience of office management and the Board is confident that these skills will enable us to take better control of the finances and general administration.

    Read article
  • 2022 AUSTRALIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS EMBARGOES

    Although 2022 seems distant right now, there’s a lot to look forward to The embargoes for the 2022 Australian Champs Carnival are now in place. Remember to keep your distance.

    Read article

From parks and streets to bush and forest - there is an adventure for you.

Join Today

Latest OV COVID-19 & Return To Sport News Click Here