Students are able to represent Balmacewen in Orienteering at the Summer Series that is held in Term 1 and the Otago Championships. 
The Summer Series 2019 runs over four Wednesdays, starting between 5:15pm and 6pm (depending on which course):

1. Wednesday 13th February, Chingford Park

2.  Wednesday 20th February, Opoho Park, based from upper Botanic Gardens Propogation house carparks

3.  Wednesday 27th February, Island Park/Waldronville

4.  Wednesday 6th March, Ross Creek, based from Craigieburn Reserve, Tanner Rd

5.  Wednesday 13th March, Jubilee Park, Belleknowes


Students will need to find their own way to the venues.

Entry and payment: Students will need to enter and pay individually on the day at the caravan.

Prices are as follows and the correct change is appreciated:


Junior members - $5

Junior non-members - $10


Annual membership cost for a junior is $20 - memberships are due ASAP at www.dunedinorienteering.org/membership.



The 2019 Otago Orienteering Schools Champs are being held in Middlemarch on the 23rd of March. 

Entries must be in by the 15th March and students must find their own way to and from Middlemarch. 

For more information on this, please see Dani.


Teacher in Charge: Dani Gray sport@balmacewen.school.nz