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Experience the thrill of climbing in Western Australia

Join the Climbers Association of Western Australia and be part of a vibrant community of climbers. Explore breathtaking rock formations, learn new skills, and connect with fellow enthusiasts.

By climbers for climbers

Promoting climbing and climbers in Western Australia since 1968.

CAWA’s purpose is to
  • promote and develop rock climbing, especially in WA;
  • protect and promote the interests of rock climbers in WA;
  • provide an institution for rock climbers to meet;
  • formulate and publish guidelines; and
  • encourage groups with similar objects to affiliate with the Association.

Unlock the Benefits of CAWA Membership and Join Our Climbing Community

Become a CAWA member and enjoy exclusive discounts, access to exciting events, and be part of a thriving climbing community. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced climber, CAWA offers a range of opportunities to enhance your climbing experience.


Get special discounts on local gyms, climbing gear, and events organized by CAWA.


Access exciting climbing events, workshops, and trips organized exclusively for CAWA members.


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Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to common questions about climbing, safety, and CAWA policies.

What is climbing safety?

Climbing safety refers to the practices and measures taken to ensure the well-being and protection of climbers during their ascent. It involves using proper equipment, following established protocols, and being aware of potential risks.

How can I join CAWA?

To join CAWA, simply visit the membership section. There, you can choose the membership plan that suits you best and complete the registration process.

What are CAWA policies?

CAWA policies are a set of guidelines and rules established by the Climbers Association of Western Australia. These policies cover various aspects of climbing, including safety, access to climbing sites, and community engagement.

How can I contribute?

There are several ways to contribute to CAWA. You can become a member, volunteer for events and initiatives, participate in clean-up efforts, or provide financial support through donations. Your contributions help us in promoting safe climbing practices and preserving climbing sites.

Where can I find climbing resources?

CAWA provides a range of climbing resources, including guidebooks, safety guidelines, and access information. These resources can be found on our website or by contacting our team.

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