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Rogaines are organised and run totally by volunteers. Check out the Events and Volunteers page for where you can help out, then simply register or email the Volunteer Coordinator.

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Missing anything after a rogaine? It might be here!

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Metrogaine 6hr - 25th Feb 2018

"Bondi to Bar"

Don't miss our first event of 2018.

You can read more about it and enter here...

The hash house will be in Coogee so there is little travel involved and good public transport options.

This event will explore a number of beaches and it is a great way to start losing those extra kilos you accumulated over Xmas.

Sea views

Event Calendar

Our event calendar has been updated here...

Update your diary now and reserve these dates. Line up friends and family to join you on your quest of entering all NSW events and, for extra fitness, all ACT events.

NSW Rogaining Survey

If you haven't already, then please complete our 2017 Year End Survey 2017 here...

The information gathered from the survey results will help us to develop and run events that better cater for the needs of our members.

NSW Rogaining Strategic Plan

It's a plan for you.

The NSW Rogaining Committee has been thinking about the strategic direction of our sport and have collaborated to produce a draft strategic plan.

You can read the draft strategic plan here...

We would love you to give us feedback on this draft strategic plan. You can do this in one of two ways:

  • Publicly - Contribute a blog post here... (or contribute to an existing one.
  • Privately - Send President Trev an email [email protected].

NSW Socialgaine 6 hr

“Huntergaine” - Sunday 26th November 2017

Results on the event page here...

The year's 6hr Socialgaine will be held near Newcastle about 1hr and 40 mins away from Sydney's CBD on Sunday 26th November 2017.

A Park

The map is largely suburban but includes Blackbutt and Richley Reserves and some lovely bush areas around John Hunter Hospital as well other parks and trails.

More details on the event page here...

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Orienteering NSW

Click here to be taken to the Orienteering NSW Homepage. Orienteering is a great way to hone your rogaining skills.

Where was this photo taken?

Which Mountain

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Hint - This NSW lookout is appropriately named.

If you think you know from where this photo was taken then be the first send to the Webmaster an email and your efforts will be recognised on the web site.


Rogainers with smart phones are encouraged to install the following app on their smart phones and carry them during events.

This Emergency+ app has been developed for Australia’s Triple Zero Awareness Working Group. When activated, the app displays current GPS coordinates. This knowledge could be very useful in a variety of rescue and support situations. No mobile coverage is required to display GPS coordinates.

The app is available in the app stores for Android, Apple and Windows devices.

To read more ...

Emergency+ App

Triple Zero (000) is Australia's primary emergency service number and should be used if urgent emergency assistance is required from either police, fire, or ambulance services.

Australia also has two secondary emergency service numbers that only work with particular technologies:

  • 112 is the GSM international standard emergency number which can only be dialled on a digital mobile phone (Some international model phones cannot dial "000").
  • 106 is the text-based emergency number for people who are deaf, or who have a hearing or speech impairment. This service operates using a textphone (TTY) or a computer with modem access.

BSAR remote first aid

Bush Search and Rescue

If you are keen to get some first aid skills, with a focus on remote area first aid, then you should check out the courses offered by the Bush Search and Rescue NSW - they run these courses that are, by all accounts, great.

Remember too that if you have been a major volunteer at a NSWRA event then you can claim $100 towards the cost of a first-aid course - like this one - rather than getting a free event entry!