Permanent Courses

  • There are a number of permanent orienteering courses located throughout Melbourne.
  • These courses allow you to complete orienteering activities in your own time.
  • They are a great resource for coaching, training and fitness purposes.

Each course consists of permanent orienteering controls placed throughout a park or forest and a high quality map marking their position.

Brimbank Park

Keilor Park Drive, Keilor East

31 controls; map scale 1:5000 with 5m contours.
Controls on wooden posts with orienteering punches

Maps can be purchased from Orienteering Service of Australia.

Course available on the My-O-Maps app.

 

Cardinia Reservoir Park

Access via Wellington Rd, Narre Warren

33 controls; map scale 1:7500 with 5m contours.
Controls on wooden posts with orienteering punches

Maps can be purchased from Orienteering Service of Australia.

Course available on the My-O-Maps app.

Darebin Parklands

Separation St, Alphington

30 controls; map scale 1:3000 with 2m contours.
Controls on posts with orienteering punches.

Maps can be purchased from Orienteering Service of Australia.

Course available on the My-O-Maps app.

Westerfolds Park

Fitzsimons Lane, Templestowe

30 controls; map scale 1:7500 with 5m contours.
Controls on posts with orienteering punches.

Maps can be purchased from Orienteering Service of Australia.

Course available on the My-O-Maps app.

You Yangs - Branding Yard

Branch Rd, Little River

30 controls; map scale 1:12500 with 5m contours.
Controls on wooden posts with orienteering punches

Maps can be purchased from Orienteering Service of Australia.

Course available on the My-O-Maps app.

You Yangs - Kurrajong

Branch Rd, Little River

30 controls; map scale 1:12500 with 5m contours.
Controls on wooden posts with orienteering punches

Maps can be purchased from Orienteering Service of Australia.

Course available on the My-O-Maps app.

Maps can be obtained from the Orienteering Service of Australia online store.

Orienteering Victoria’s permanent courses are also available on the “MyOMaps” app.

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If you wish to organise an event using these courses, please ensure that you seek permission from the relevant land manager (usually Parks Victoria).

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