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CAWA AGM Photo Comp Winners – Climbing in WA

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 thankyou to the following gyms who donated the prizes: City Summit, The Hangout, The Rockface.   We had two main categories celebrating climbing in WA and those destinations located Everywhere Else. Congratulations to the following winners for the Climbing […]

CAWA Calendars 2016

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

CAWA Calendars are now for sale, please see a copy of the proof below. If you weren’t at the AGM last night, you can still purchase one for $15 celebrating the wild and wonderful climbing destinations throughout the State, and a few outstanding destinations overseas. CAWA Calendar 2016 proof_PDF To purchase a copy, just email: kates@climberswa.asn.au […]

Climbing at Esperance

Posted on February 20, 2016 by to News | No Comments

There has been conflicting information about climbing in Esperance for some years now. Though we thought we had an arrangement in place with an agreement that no new bolts would be placed without permission, climbers would notify the ranger of their intention to climb and no climbing to occur at Frenchman’s Peak, some Department of […]

Mt Frankland Climbing Trip 4th-7th March

Posted on January 24, 2016 by to Events, News, Social | No Comments

CAWA invites all members to join us at Mount Frankland in the picturesque Karri forest north of Walpole, 400km south of Perth. Mt Frankland is a 422 m high granite dome set in the middle of a beautiful karri forest, located in the Mt Frankland National Park. The main and most worthwhile climbing is on […]

Mike Law Training Clinics – Register Now!

Posted on January 20, 2016 by to Events, News | No Comments

We recently announced Mike Law’s visit to Perth to run some climbing clinics and speak at the AGM. One of Australia’s climbing legends (‘The Claw’), he is both knowledgeable and entertaining. Perth climbers have a unique opportunity to come and learn from the master (and marvel at his amazing Hawaiian shirts). You can now register for […]

CAWA Brings Mike Law to Perth Feb 2016

Posted on January 12, 2016 by to Events, News | No Comments

Mike Law is an Australian climbing legend and CAWA is bringing him to Perth in February 2016 to run a couple of clinics and speak at the AGM. Mike was a leading climber in the 70s, developing many cliffs and new routes. Over the next 40 years he continued to put up many new routes […]

CAWA AGM Photo Competition 2016

Posted on January 04, 2016 by to News | No Comments

It’s on again! The annual CAWA AGM Photo Competition!   Entries close at midnight on Monday 1st February 2016. Once again, all CAWA members are invited to submit their inspiring, awesome, action-packed climbing photos from this year’s climbing adventures. Rules of engagement are: You can only submit photos you’ve taken yourself; You agree to allow CAWA to publish a small image of […]

Vertical Rescue Course for CAWA Members

Posted on December 23, 2015 by to Events, News | No Comments

This one day course will be conducted by Adventure Out for CAWA members. It has been specifically designed to address the situations we commonly find ourselves in so that the skills you take away will be directly applicable and utilise the gear usually carried on single and multi-pitch climbs. The rescue outline below has an […]

Update on Kalbarri Climbing and Camping

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

CAWA has received a letter from DPaW’s Midwest Regional Manager (link below), concerning the rediscovered rock wallabies and how this affects management of the area. This letter and the Kalbarri gorge camping question were discussed at length at the committee meeting on 9 December 2015. Prior to this discussion the committee has seen, heard and […]

Logan Barber: A Local Climber’s Progression

Posted on December 16, 2015 by to Events, News, Social | No Comments

Come and join a well-known local climbing icon, Logan Barber, as he shares climbing stories with his hometown. Focusing on his progression as a climber from Perth and his inspirations, the talk will cover his travels as well as his achievements stretching over a 19 year career that has taken him all over the world. […]