About Orienteering NZ


The Objects of Orienteering New Zealand Incorporated are to:

  • Govern the sport of orienteering in New Zealand;
  • Promote and encourage orienteering in New Zealand;
  • Conduct competitions and championships;
  • Be the representative body for all Members in New Zealand;
  • Affiliate with international or national organisations to advance the interests of ONZ;
  • Do all such other acts and things incidental or conducive to attainment of any of these objects.

The Constitution of Orienteering New Zealand Incorporated is part A.1. of the Policy and Procedures Manual.



The Orienteering New Zealand Council consists of six elected Council members and up to two co-opted members. For further details refer to the constitution. There are various officers, sub-committees, working groups, coaches, coordinators and team managers, which perform different functions within the overall orienteering body.  Many of the roles are filled on a voluntary basis. Refer to Contact Orienteering NZ for current personnel list and contact details.

Strategic Plan

Orienteering NZ Annual Reports

Orienteering NZ AGM Minutes

Orienteering NZ Awards, Life Members, Championship Trophies

refer to Orienteering NZ Trophies, Awards, Life Members