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Eaglestone Rock Climbing Trip: 29th – 31st July

Posted on July 07, 2016 by to News | No Comments

Dear Members, It’s time to grab your winter woollies and pack up your car for a fun-filled climbing weekend to Eaglestone, 3.5 hours east of Perth in the Wheatbelt. After numerous requests from fellow members this year we will be running a dress-up theme to showcase your best climbing attire. I would like your help […]

Gym Crash at PWR Urban Ascent

Posted on June 08, 2016 by to Events, News, Social | No Comments

Hi Fellow CAWA Members! CAWA is holding a gym crash at PWR Urban Ascent on the 21st June at 6:30pm, 24 Jackson Street, Bassendean. So join CAWA and come on down to PWR Urban Ascent where you can mash yourself on some climbing walls that have been inspired by the deep red and yellow rocks of […]

CAWA Survey – For All Members And Non-Members

Posted on June 04, 2016 by to News, Social | No Comments

To All Climbers in Western Australia, CAWA is conducting a study to gather opinions and information from West Australian climbers. Your responses will be collated against other responses and reviewed by the CAWA committee. Once all responses are reviewed the CAWA committee can identify what West Australian climbers, as a whole, want. In turn the CAWA committee can […]

Local Climbing News – Bouldering Competition at Boulder Hub on 11 June 2016

Posted on May 31, 2016 by to Competitions, Events, News, Social | No Comments

In local climbing news:- On Saturday, 11th June 2016, the The Boulder Hub in Wangara is holding the MOMENTUM Bouldering Competition. It is a 2 hour climbing pump fest for climber’s of all abilities (novice, intermediate and open). MOMENTUM is also the qualifier for the next World Cup format competition KINETIC which will be held on […]

President’s Report – CAWA Committee Meeting, 27 April 2016

Posted on May 11, 2016 by to News | No Comments

Dear fellow climbers, I promised in my last blog to keep you updated on the work of the committee, hence this short note. The committee held its second meeting on 27 April. The full committee was present and Kate Swain, the editor of Western Climber, also joined us. We discussed possible topics for the Western […]

Kalbarri Update

Posted on May 10, 2016 by to News | 2 Comments

In this blog post the committee provides a summary of the current status regarding climbing and camping in the Kalbarri National Park (KNP). Within KNP, the area of the Murchison Gorge known as the “Z bend” provides some of the best rock climbing in Western Australia including classic routes such as Keith Goes Blank (15***), Kalbarri […]

Mt Randall Bouldering Trip May 21st or 22nd (depending on weather)

Posted on April 10, 2016 by to Events, News | 1 Comment

Beautiful forest, easy(ish) access and great blocks with a variety of styles and grades.  This is bouldering at Mt Randall and CAWA are organising a trip out there. Access Mt Randall bouldering is about 45min – 1hrs drive from Perth CBD followed by about a 10 min walk in (map + topo will be provided). […]

President’s Report – CAWA Committee Meeting, 23 March 2016

Posted on April 06, 2016 by to News | 2 Comments

Hi everyone and welcome to the new 2016 CAWA committee. For those who don’t know me, my name is Mark Edele and I’ve just been elected as the President for CAWA in 2016. My climbing background is fairly varied. Growing up in Bavaria, my father trained me as an alpinist, with heavy boots and tying […]

CAWA AGM Photo Comp Winners – Best Bum Shot, Best Action Shot and Best Climbing Outfit

Posted on February 23, 2016 by to News | No Comments

Thank you to all those who entered photos into this years photo competition, and a great big thank you to the following gyms who donated the prizes: City Summit, The Hangout and The Rockface.   To celebrate the other aspects to climbing photography that are less well celebrated, we have also included three other categories. […]

CAWA AGM Photo Comp Winners – Climbing Everywhere Else

Posted on February 23, 2016 by to News | No Comments

Thank you to all those who entered photos into this years photo competition, and a great big thank you to the following gyms who donated the prizes: City Summit, The Hangout and The Rockface.   We had two main categories celebrating climbing in WA and those destinations located Everywhere Else. Congratulations to the following winners […]