• Oceania 2023 is in Tasmania!
    Orienteering Tasmania will host the 2023 Oceania Championships in January. The carnival will start in Launceston with the Sprint event, move to St Helens for the Long Distance, Middle Distance and Relay events and finish with a series of short events in Hobart.
    13 Days
    11 Events
  • Book Early
    Tasmania is a VERY popular destination in January and flights, ferry bookings, car hire and accommodation will be in high demand. Orienteers are encouraged to make bookings as soon as possible.
    Event Entry
    Entries will open on Eventor after Easter
  • Four Oceania championships
    Sprint, Long, Middle and Relay
    Great terrain
    Highly intricate granite spur gully and tin mining around St Helens
    2 New Maps
    Lovingly prepared for the Long and Middle distance championships
  • Hobart Shorts
    Explore Tasmania's East Coast as you drive to Hobart for the Hobart Shorts. These will be high quality events with a focus on fun.
    4 Days
    6 events close to Hobart
    Serious?
    No way!

To contact the Carnival Director, Christine Brown, please complete the following contact form.

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  • Information
    04 September 2022
    The Hobarts Shorts - Bulletin One
    Check out Bulletin 1 for The Hobart Shorts that will follow after the 2023 Oceania Championships in and around the city of Hobart. Information includes courses on offer, the event program,...
  • Information
    18 June 2022
    Tourism Opportunities
    For ideas on what to do in between orienteering events or before and after the carnival take a look at the following websites: Explore Tassie’s East Coast - The East Coast Tasmania Tourism...
  • Information
    06 April 2022
    Entry
    From Elites to Beginners: there’s a course for you! Unlike a fun run/walk not everyone does the same thing – courses vary depending on what class you run. Classes are based on age, gender, course length...
  • Information
    06 April 2022
    Entry (2)
    From Elites to Beginners: there’s a course for you! Unlike a fun run/walk not everyone does the same thing – courses vary depending on what class you run. Classes are based on age, gender, course length...
  • Information
    24 March 2022
    Programme
    Events Please click each event's link for detailed event information. A map of event locations is available.   Date  Event Friday 6 Jan Registration, Launceston Saturday 7 Jan Oceania Championships...
  • Information
    22 March 2022
    Embargoes
    In the lead up to the Carnival the following areas are embargoed from 2 April 2022 until 12 January 2023 (except to attend the Oceania2023 events themselves). These embargoes are in accordance with ...
  • Information
    21 March 2022
    Oceania 2023
    Orienteering Tasmania announces that it will host the 2023 Oceania Championships next January. The carnival will start in Launceston with the Sprint event, move to St Helens for the Long Distance,...