Howard Springs Nature Park skills sessions
Booking required for the group coaching sessions at 8am and 3pm
Saturday, 22 May 2021
A series of short exercises (1 - 2.5km long) are on offer, to teach important skills we use for orienteering:
reading map symbols
estimating distance
taking bearings
aiming off & using attackpoints
Sample easy, moderate and short hard practice courses are also on offer. Courses aim to cater for all ages & abilities. Courses can be done at any time between 8am and 5pm. Cost is $3/$5 per participant for the whole day, for member/non-member.

Additionally, two sets of coaching sessions are on offer:
morning: 8-10am - Easy-Moderate grade activities specifically for kids up to age 10, with parent in attendance
afternoon: 3-5pm - Moderate-Hard grade activities
These sessions do not cost extra but they need to be booked. To book a spot, please email TopEndOrienteersNT@gmail.com by Wednesday May 20th and specify which session you are booking in to.
Coach
Susanne Casanova
Time
Start between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm
Finish by 5:00 pm
Courses offered
Easy
Moderate
Hard-Short
BYO
water bottle, food/snacks, hat, clothes suitable for exercising in the heat, compass if you have one (also available for hire)