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by dyl_jo
11 Jul 2018, 19:19
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Largest Aussie adventure travel company to run canyoning in Blue Mountains after buying BMAC
Replies: 3
Views: 303

Re: Largest Aussie adventure travel company to run canyoning in Blue Mountains after buying BMAC

The NPWS maintain strict control over the number of commercial parties that are permitted in any canyon on any given day (and in fact this control extends to maximum numbers for any week, month or year. Eg. Whungee Wheengee currently is only permitted to have only one commercial party per day and a ...
by dyl_jo
02 Jul 2018, 11:19
Forum: General discussion
Topic: How to get into canyoning?
Replies: 5
Views: 358

Re: How to get into canyoning?

Hi Hayden. You can do short courses through Registered Training Organisations like TAFE and other private providers. I believe that 5 star training and consulting does a short course (done in conjunction with the Australian School of Mountaineering - see below). This course assumes some prior knowle...
by dyl_jo
22 May 2018, 20:44
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Canyoners Code of Ethics
Replies: 8
Views: 468

Re: Canyoners Code of Ethics

I sincerely think that it is worth referencing the land managers codes too. I'm only familiar with the main land manager in NSW but I imagine other states would have something similar: http://www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/safety/adventure-sports-safety http://www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/conservation...