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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 […]

Foundation Day Long Weekend at Kalbarri

Posted on May 08, 2016 by to Events | 1 Comment

Dear members, The long awaited Kalbarri trip is just around the corner: Friday 3rd to Monday 6th June 2016. 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 […]

Gym Crash at Rockface on Thursday the 28th of April

Posted on April 23, 2016 by to Events, Social | 1 Comment

Dear CAWA Members The next CAWA Gym Crash will be held at Rockface, 63B John st Northbridge. It starts around 6:30pm on Thursday the 28th of April. Special CAWA member entry cost is $10. I’ve heard we often get pizza but let’s do something different and head out for a beer/cheap meal afterwards at Rosie O’grady’s. It’s […]

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). […]

Adjourned CAWA AGM: Monday 14 March 2016

Posted on March 08, 2016 by to Events | No Comments

Bugger. We didn’t achieve quorum at the planned AGM on 22 February 2016. What does this mean? We weren’t able to conduct any of the formal business such as elections, so we now must organise an adjourned AGM. It will be held at a different venue. Several members have asked what ‘proxy’ and ‘quorum’ mean […]

Gym Crash 16th February 6:30pm at Rockface

Posted on February 04, 2016 by to Events, Social | No Comments

The next CAWA gym crash will be held at Rockface – 63b John Street, Northbridge. Come along and have a boulder or partner up for top rope, there is also a lead section you can have a play on. Gym crashes are a great way to meet new climbing partners then feast on some delicious […]

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 […]

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 […]