The following locations to be used in the Australian Championships are embargoed until the dates shown below.
- The area known as Slap Up Creek east of Jerangle on the 1:25000 Whinstone map 8726-2S until 29 September 2013.
- The areas covered by the maps: the Sandhills, Birkenburn, Wild Deer Sands and Timber Tops until 1 October 2013.
- The area known as Gibraltar Hill adjacent to Bungendore on the 1:25000 map Bungendore map 8727-II-N until 5 October 2013.
- The Canberra Grammar School campus until 28 September 2013. Orienteers are not to enter the area with an orienteering map of Canberra Grammar School.
Where events are being held at locations that have been used previously for orienteering, copies of old maps will be made available at the event arenas on the day of the event.