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Forest Cup 2023 Event #2 Mushroom Rd, Woodhill Forest
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Event Date

Sun 20 Aug 2023

North West
Mushroom Road

Yes - SPORTident
Event Location
Waimauku. Restall Road, SHY 16
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Event Information

Auckland Forest Cup 2023 Event #2

Please see the NWOC event page here for course lengths and details here.

Orienteering in Woodhill Forest - an area with awesome intricate sand dune terrain in a open pine forest. Superb orienteering maps. Always check the website shortly before the event. Access can be prohibited for fire danger, high winds or other circumstances.

Event Details

  • Orienteering - on Foot - you choose your pace. Usually as individuals but groups can go together.
  • Orienteering in Woodhill Forest with complex sand dune detail.
  • All welcome (and you don't need to be a member to get started)
  • Select from a range of 9 courses of varying length and difficulty. Suitable for all ages, levels, and beginners. Some children need to be accompanied by adult.
  • You may start any time between 10am to 12:00pm. If you would like do do more than one course - please ensure you restart before 12:00pm
  • Courses close: 2:00pm . Please plan and ensure you return to the finish by course closure time.


  • Read event information on display at registration
  • Help and getting started advice available at registration. Please ask.
  • Bring your own food/water.
  • Orienteering is Smoke Free. Absolutely NO smoking at event or anywhere in forest (including inside car or middle of road).
  • Compass recommended (limited free hire available).
  • Carrying a whistle recommended. (Whistles available for purchase $2) The recognised distress signal is 6 blasts on whistle. Do not play with whistle as anyone hearing it will abandon their course to try and find you or report to registration.
  • SPORTident timing in use. Hire available $3ea
  • Important: All participants must punch the finish and download SPORTident card even if they decide not to finish the course.
  • Dogs are permitted at this event
  • Fees

    • Since COVID-19 we are using PRE-ENTRY via EnterO. Please enter here.
    • Earlybird fees close midnight Wednesday before the event.
    • Late fees until midnight Thursday before the event: Plus $5 per person
    • Early Bird fees :Members Adult $30 / Junior $20 / Family $80.  This includes a $5  per person Woodhill Forest access fee
    • Non members Adult $35 / Junior $25/ Family $95, including $5 pp Woodhill access fee
    • Note late fees + $5 pp
    • SPORTident hire $3 each.
Contact Details
Lisa Mead
021 1359631

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