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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. […]

CAWA Guidebook Plagiarism Update and Resolution

Posted on November 15, 2016 by to News | 3 Comments

CAWA Guidebook Plagiarism Update and Resolution CAWA has been seeking to resolve a situation of plagiarism of the CAWA Perth Climbing Guidebook. The current CAWA Committee has inherited this issue and believes that an acceptable resolution has now been reached. This post is to update and notify you of the outcome. A brief summary: In […]

CAWA trip to Wilyabrup/ Margaret River Friday 25 – Sunday 27 November

Posted on November 08, 2016 by to News | No Comments

CAWA’s Wilyabrup trip (Margaret River area) is coming up fast! Sorry members have not been emailed yet, we have a problem with the email system :(. The user-friendly sea cliffs at Wilys have a whole range of grades and are great for both more and less experienced climbers – and arranging top ropes is straightforward. […]

Gym Crash @ The Hangout 25/10/16

Posted on October 15, 2016 by to Events, News, Social | No Comments

Hello CAWA Humans  The next CAWA Gym Crash will be held at The Hangout 12 White St Bayswater WA 6053.  Starts around 6:00 on 25/10/16. Special CAWA member entry cost is $7. Small additional cost for pizza.  The Perth Rock Climbing Guide will be available for purchase ($25). It would be appreciated if you could […]

News from the CAWA Committee (10 September 2016)

Posted on September 18, 2016 by to Events, News, Social | No Comments

Dear CAWA members and fellow climbers, It has been a busy couple of months for the committee since my last update. Many of us were travelling for work or climbing (or both), but CAWA business proceeded nevertheless. We had a successful CAWA trip to Eaglestone in July and published a new issue of the Western […]

Mount Frankland Trip – 24th-26th September

Posted on September 18, 2016 by to Events, News, Social | No Comments

Mount Frankland Trip Registration is now open! – CANCELLED DUE TO POOR WEATHER CONDITIONS Saturday, 24th September to Monday, 25th September 2016 (Queen’s Birthday Long Weekend) Please be aware that the weather is the deciding factor on this trip and if it is still raining (down south) shortly before the trip then the rock will […]

Local Climbing News – Lead and Top Rope Competition at Rockface

Posted on August 11, 2016 by to Competitions, Events, News, Social | No Comments

In local climbing news:- Rockface Climbing Centre is running Commitment 2016 – a lead and top rope competition that opens on 24th August, the qualifier format runs over multiple weeks with finals over the weekend of 16th – 18th September. Competitors will be in the running to win a range of quality prizes from sponsors […]

Gym Crash at The Boulder Hub – 11/08/2016 @ 6.30pm

Posted on July 31, 2016 by to News | No Comments

  Dear CAWA Members, The next CAWA Gym Crash will be held at the Boulder Hub in Wangara on Thursday the 11th of August from 6:30pm. Bouldering of all styles and levels are offered. Bouldering doesn’t require a rope, a harness and not even a climbing buddy, having said that I would love to see more […]

Comments submitted to The Albany Coast Draft Management Plan 2016

Posted on July 12, 2016 by to News | No Comments

  Dear climbers, The Albany Coast Draft Management Plan 2016 was released by DPaW for public comments on 9th May 2016. Thanks to several CAWA committee members who scrutinized the plan, CAWA submitted comments on 6th July 2016.   BACKGROUND INFORMATION: The Draft Albany Management Plan covers 56 existing terrestrial parks and reserves totalling 32,457ha […]