Australian Junior Development Camp

Australian Junior Development Camp
Event Date: 2023-12-15
Club: Some dodgy club ?
Orienteering Australia's Junior Development Camp 2023

All inclusive entries are now closed. However if you are a junior and missed out, you may be able to sneak it at late notice by emailing the camp coordiantor.

Four full days and two half days of orienteering plus lots of other fun!!! What could be better?

These camps are an incredible experience, not only the orienteering but living and enjoying life with other like-minded juniors.

The camp is open to all junior orienteers born 2011 or earlier. Athletes 20+ years old are encouraged to attend as coaches/helpers and can also do the training activities, including some specifically designed for elites.

Each training event includes activities for:
- those at Moderate course level
- those moving from Moderate to Hard courses
- those at Hard course level

The 2023 camp is based around the historic and beautiful Beechworth, Victoria. This area features some of the best terrain available with a mix of fantastic spur-gully, rock and gold mining. Training activities include specific techniques for navigating each type of terrain as well as general orienteering skills development.

There will be lots of opportunities for socialising, games and swimming, along with technical presentations and other activities.

All inclusive entry covers five nights accommodation at The Old Priory, most meals (see the bulletin for details), map printing and other activity costs. Transport to/from the camp and during the camp is NOT included, this will be organised separately, likely in state groups.

Juniors wanting to stay offsite with family can now enter the Activity only category for $30

Helpers/coaches over the age of 19 are encouraged to attend the camp. They must fill in the following form if they are
Entry for these people is now included on eventor ($0 in recognition of their volunteer commitment). Adults can only enter this category if they are helping on the camp, there is no adult entry to just do the activities at the camp.

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Friday, December 15, 2023