Monday, May 30, 2022

Entries are now open for the 2022 Port Hills Spring Rogaine.

This year the event centre will be near Tai Tapu so that participants can enjoy lesser visited areas of the Port Hills. The checkpoint locations have been chosen so all abilities can have a great day out on the hills. Get your team together and enter now.

Entry fees for 2022:
  • 6hr event: $50 adult,  $30 for juniors 
  • 3hr event: $40 adult,  $25 for juniors 
    Junior pricing applies to age 20 and under. 

Enter here:   

Entries are limited to 400 participants and may close before the closing date of August 16th, if the entry limit is reached.

Please contact with any event or entry queries.

Thursday, May 19, 2022

Port Hills Spring Rogaine - 2022

 After a couple of years off (thanks Covid), the Port Hills Spring Rogaine is returning in 2022. Put Sunday 21th August on your calendar for a navigation challenge with plenty of vert, 6hr or 3hr options. 

This year, the event centre will be in Tai Tapu and the event area will include some great terrain in the western Port Hills. 

Proceeds from this year's event will go to help our top local junior orienteers travel to the Junior World Orienteering Champs in Portugal where they will represent NZ on the world stage.

Entries opening soon. 

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Port Hills Spring Rogaine 2019 - Results

Thanks everybody for turning up to quite a nice day on the Port Hills.

These are the results - let us know if you find something mysterious in there.

6 Hour Results

3 Hour Results

Map Sample and Legend 2019

Legend follow link below:

MapSample with Example Course (none of these sites have been used in the real thing) follow link below:
Sample Map

And by the way it is recommended to make good use of the tracks as the bush is slow going (and quite rough in places).

Thursday, October 10, 2019

Information Sheet and Indemnity Form - Port Hills Spring Rogaine 2019

Hi Spring Rogainers!
We’re looking forward to seeing you all on Saturday for another great day on the beautiful Port Hills!

We've put out about 70 controls from which we think will provide lots of fun and achievable options for all.
All the information you need is in the linked documents below. Please read it carefully!

The entered teams should already have received this information via the emails provided in the entry form. But here it is for everyone to have a look at:
Information Sheet Port Hills Spring Rogaine 2019

Each team should fill out this form (and hand in at registration to get the maps) - have a chat to your team captain to see if it is all sorted/ready for your signature:
Indemnity Form 2019

Please do read all of the safety information: and note that all roads are open and be aware that you will be traversing terrain that will be rough and slippery in places

See you on Saturday Morning at Victoria Park (at the lawn by the main car park)
Jenni and Carsten
(on behalf of the NZRA)

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

2019 Port Hills Spring Rogaine Planning

Planning is nearly complete for the 2019 Port Hills Spring Rogaine, with lots of options for your adventure on the hills.

and close on the 8th October.

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

The Rogaine is postponed until October

Unfortunately due to lambing restrictions, which were greater than first indicated, we have had to postpone the rogaine until Saturday October 12th. We are very sorry for any inconvenience and hope that many of you will be able to come on the new date. 

The Port Hills Spring Rogaine has been postponed to Saturday the 12th of October. More details will appear on this website over the next week or so.

People who has already entered will be contacted by email and refunded.