Posts by Kylie

Renew your CAWA membership for 2015/16

Posted on June 18, 2015 by to News | No Comments

For those CAWA members whose memberships expire on 30 June 2015 (blue cards), it is now possible to renew your membership for 2015/16 by clicking on “Become a CAWA Member Today” on the home page to access the link to the membership application site.  This also means that if you are considering joining CAWA for the first […]


Posted on August 08, 2014 by to News | 1 Comment

I’m off on holidays (unfortunately not a climbing holiday) from the 9th to the 19th August, so won’t be able to post you your membership card until I get back.  If you can, print the tax receipt you receive via email when you pay and use this as evidence that you’ve paid up.  I’ll endeavour […]

2013/14 CAWA Memberships

Posted on June 18, 2013 by to News | No Comments

It is now possible to either renew your existing membership for the next financial year or take out a new membership for the twelve month period of 1 July 2013 to 30 June 2014.  Ok, there are still a few days left of June, but not many and not enough to warrant continuing to ask […]

2011 Mt Frankland Trip Report

Posted on November 24, 2011 by to News, Trip Reports | 11 Comments

As remembered by Kylie West (accuracy not guaranteed)…… The trip to the beautiful Mt Frankland National Park was held over the usual Queen’s birthday long weekend, although with a slight twist as thanks to CHOGM, the day off was Friday instead of the Monday. As a virgin trip coordinator, I found it a bit nerve-wracking […]

CAWA Trip – Mt Frankland

Posted on October 17, 2011 by to News | No Comments

The next climbing trip is to beautiful Mt Frankland and will be held over the Queen’s birthday long weekend, which this year is now Friday 28th October to Sunday 30th October (we can blame/thank CHOGM for this). Mt Frankland is located in the Mt Frankland National Park and is about 30km north ofWalpole. It’s quite […]

WARNING: Car park break-ins

Posted on October 10, 2011 by to News | No Comments

The CAWA committee has just received an email from some unfortunate climbers who experienced the joy of returning from a day of climbing to find all their cars had been broken into.  This happened Sunday just gone at Churchman’s Brook.  It’s one of those things where it’s hard to suggest how to avoid this when […]

CHANGE OF DATE: Queen’s birthday long weekend trip to Mt Frankland

Posted on August 24, 2011 by to News | No Comments

The poor Queen is going to have to wait a further three weeks to celebrate her birthday this year in Western Australia.  Thanks to CHOGM, the public holiday for HRH’s birthday is now Friday 28th October.  As Mt Frankland is a bit of a hike, we’re changing the dates so that the full three days is available […]

CAWA Social Event with NEWSFLASH! – Wednesday 10 August 2011, 7:30pm at Rosie O’Grady’s (upstairs room), Northbridge.

Posted on July 29, 2011 by to Events, News | No Comments

On Wednesday 10th August CAWA is holding its first social evening for the year.  The venue will be Rosie O’Grady’s (upstairs room) in Northbridge and will start at 7:30pm.  This is an open invitation to all and sundry and you’re welcome to renew your membership or join on the night (just ask for Kylie and […]


Posted on June 21, 2011 by to News | No Comments

Petzl have announced the following recall: Concerns all GRIGRI 2’s with the first five digits of the serial number between 10326 and 11136. Petzl has discovered that exerting excessive force on the fully extended handle of the GRIGRI 2 can cause internal damage, such that the GRIGRI 2 handle may become stuck in the open […]

Adventure Out climbing gym to close 30th June 2011

Posted on June 17, 2011 by to Events, News | 1 Comment

Hi everyone, Sadly, the lease for the building where Adventure Out operates its climbing gym is not being renewed and therefore the gym will be closing on the 30th June 2011. Adventure Out will continue with its usual programs including rock climbing and abseiling courses. Due to this closure, the schedule of gym crashes has been amended and […]