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Every time I start a new document in LibreOffice Draw, I have to change the orientation to landscape.

I can't find anything in the options about making this the default.

How do I change the default Page Setup values so that Orientation is Landscape for all new documents?

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Directions for changing the default template for libreoffice are here.

  • Open draw, change the page format to landscape
  • Save the blank file as a template, File/Templates/Save; give your template a name in the New Template box, and click OK
  • Set the new template as the default template File/Templates/Organize;Double-click on My Templates, click on your new template. Click on the down arrow in the Commands button, and pick Set as Default Template, then click OK.
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