The Red Kiwi Orienteering club is based in Palmerston North, New Zealand. Our events are held in the Manawatu - Horowhenua - Whanganui regions.
Our emphasis is to hold family-friendly competitions at parks, schools, forests and farms of our region.
We have access to Waitarere and Santoft Forests where the more adventurous can enhance their navigation skills.

Orienteering NZ Event Calendar Click here


Manawatu Relay Champs
Fri 02 Aug 2024 10:30 — 13:00
Victoria Esplanade
Ashhurst Domain
Sun 25 Aug 2024 11:00 — 13:00
Ashhurst Domain
To be confirmed
12 people involved with Red Kiwi Orienteering travelled to sunny Hawkes Bay at Matariki for a great weekend of Orienteering, hosted by Hawkes Bay Orienteering Club. · Read more
Parawanui Event
01 Jul 2024
See below for a report on the recent Event at Parawanui. · Read more
Southern Cross Teams named
27 Jun 2024
One of our very active junior members has been named in the Southern Cross team going to Australia this year in September He will be well known to many of the children who have been participating in the Schools Orienteering training as the main organiser. Among other events coming up which will help with his experience and preparation are the Pokapu Central Region Champs to be held in the Hastings area this coming Matariki weekend, and the upcoming NZ Secondary Schools Championships in July.