New Zealand Association for Gifted Children

CANCELLED - Orienteering at Monte Cecilia Park Hillsborough

  • 10 Mar 2021
  • 6:00 PM
  • Monte Cecilia Park up Delargey Ave, Hillsborough


Message from Summer Nav - Sadly, this week’s SummerNav at Monte Cecelia has had to be cancelled due to Auckland still operating under Covid Level 2 restrictions. The event maximum of 100 people means it is not possible for us to run a SummerNav event.

Join other Explorers and the Auckland Orienteering Summer Nav's for a a fun way to get out into the parks of Auckland.  You'll get to experience the adventure sport of orienteeringpractice map reading and navigationimprove your fitness, and explore areas you may not have visited before.

Free for Explorer member families, $5 per person for guests (non members).

  • Run, jog, or walk - you set the pace.
  • By yourself, in a team, or as a family.

We will be provided with a high quality park orienteering map of a preset course. The challenge will be to plan and follow your best route to visit the points in correct order, taking the least amount of time.

  • SummerNav's are not cancelled due to rain.
  • Wear walking / running gear and consider sun protection.
  • You do not need a compass, (but you are welcome to practice with one - ask for help).
  • Respect the environment, plants, animals, other area users, and sports activities. Leave no trace.
  • On volcanic cones - Don't go through archaeological features such as terraces, pits, ditches, and midden.
  • Bring a Drink for after your run to avoid dehydration.
For some extra information about the maps and how to read them, please check out this link

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