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CAWA Annual General Meeting 6:00pm on Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Posted on June 01, 2017 by to Events, News, Social | No Comments

Reminder to all CAWA members!   We know everyone is busy and that it’s easy to forget about upcoming events, so this is just a reminder that the AGM is coming up very soon, on Wednesday, 21 June 2017. If you are not coming to the AGM you must get your proxy form (2017AGMProxyForm.doc) in!  No excuses. […]

Foundation Day Long Weekend at Kalbarri

Posted on May 10, 2017 by to News | No Comments

Dear members, The long awaited Kalbarri trip is just around the corner: Friday 2nd to Monday 5th June 2017. Sheer sandstone walls carved out by the Murchison River provide trad, sport climbing, bouldering and deep water soloing opportunities. Roughly 6.5 hour drive north of Perth, Kalbarri gorge is well worth the trip. Kalbarri National Park […]

CAWA Bouldering Trip, The Re-Randalling. Sat 20th May. 9:30am – when skin is gone. [cancelled due to heavy rain]

Posted on May 08, 2017 by to News | No Comments

We tried for a day on the Randall blocs last year and got boned by the weather.  Fingers crossed for a different story this year. Mt Randall is probably Perth’s finest bouldering area and it’s seen a truck-tone of development over the last year with a truck tone more to be done. Check out The […]

Update from the President

Posted on April 13, 2017 by to News | No Comments

Dear CAWA members, It has been a long while since I last communicated with you. In the past year I was travelling for work more than originally anticipated. Other Committee members were out of town too, which slowed down our activities somewhat late last year. Now we are all back and active. We had a […]

CAWA BOLTING FUND

Posted on April 12, 2017 by to News | No Comments

A survey conduced among climbers in 2016 showed that there is widespread support in the WA climbing community for establishing a re-bolting fund. Such a fund can model itself on what exists in other states (Climbing Club of Tasmania and Sydney Rockclimbing Club). Reacting to the growing groundswell, CAWA has now moved to establish the […]

Peak Charles – 14th-17th April

Posted on March 27, 2017 by to Events, News, Social | No Comments

Peak Charles Trip Registration is now open! Friday, 14th April to Monday, 17th April 20017 (Easter Weekend) Please be aware that the weather and numbers are the deciding factors of this trip and if it is still raining (down south) shortly before the trip then the rock will be unclimbable and the trip will be […]

Mount Frankland Trip Report

Posted on March 12, 2017 by to Events, News, Social, Trip Reports | 1 Comment

Mt Frankland Trip Report Saturday, 4 March 2017 to Monday, 6 March 2017 Notwithstanding the dire predictions of rain, members who attended the trip were rewarded with three fun days of climbing. The Monday in particular saw Mt Frankland in prime condition, perhaps a tad on the warm side, but dry as a bone. Last […]

Heaps Cheap ,$8, CAWA Gym Crash at City Summit on Thursday 23/02/17

Posted on February 06, 2017 by to Events, News, Social | No Comments

Dear CAWA Members, The next CAWA Gym Crash will be held at City Summit, 2/26 Harris Rd Malaga. Starts around 6:00pm on Thursday 23/02/17. Special CAWA member entry cost is $8. Small additional cost for pizza. The Perth Rock Climbing Guide will be available for purchase ($25). It would be appreciated if you could bring […]

CAWA Christmas BBQ – Blackwall Reach

Posted on November 30, 2016 by to Events, News, Social | 2 Comments

CAWA would like to invite you to the annual Christmas BBQ! So grab your climbing shoes and enjoy the evening with us at Point Walter. Date: Sunday 11th December 2016. Activities: Climbing, eating, meeting with other climbers. Time: 4.30pm onwards for bouldering at Blackwall Reach. BBQ provided from 6.30pm. What CAWA will supply: Nibbles, meat, […]

CAWA Albany Trip Monday, 26 December – Sunday, 1 January

Posted on November 16, 2016 by to Events, News, Social | No Comments

CAWA ALBANY TRIP!!! The Christmas/New Year trip to Albany is almost here! The dates this year will be Monday, 26 December 2016 to Sunday, 1 January 2017. The climbing possibilities are endless: The Stirling Ranges, Porongurups and all of the areas around Albany. Magnificent West Cape Howe is a popular destination, along with Peak Head. […]