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Welcome to the home of Outdoors WA - the supporting body for the outdoor sector in Western Australia, including camping, outdoor recreation and outdoor education.

Members include outdoor recreation, outdoor education and adventure tourism operators as well as clubs, outdoor event organisers, retailers and professional associations

Join our growing outdoor community as we work towards building A Better Life Outdoors.




 

News - WA Hiking Strategy - boost bushwalking and trail running for WA.29-Jun-2020

WA Hiking Strategy to sustain boom in bushwalking and trail running. The WA Hiking strategy has been released - this has been a culmination of collaborative working across a number of agencies and stakeholders to develop the first Australi..

News - School Camps 100 limit lifted25-Jun-2020

Good News the 100 camp limit for school camps has been lifted. Today we received the wonderful news that the Department of Education has lifted the 100 person limit on school camps! This is in line with other Phase 4 recommendations of ..

News - WA roadmap11-May-2020

COVID-19 coronavirus: WA Roadmap has been released. The WA Government has released a four-phase roadmap which is planned to help get Western Australians back to work safely and begin the process of restarting the State’s economy. Details a..

The Great Backyard Campout - April 1814-Apr-2020

(https://www.facebook.com/events/2919368678149876/) The Great Backyard Campout - April 18 There’s never been a better time to enjoy the great outdoors at home! Outdoors WA in partnership with our friends at Nature Play ..

News - Outdoor Activities Limited due to COVID 1927-Mar-2020

*UPDATE: COVID-19 AND OUTDOOR RECREATION ACTIVITIES* The Public Health Act of WA has been updated and restrictions are now in place for all gatherings of two or more people, who do not ordinarily reside at the same premises, for the purposes ..

News - COVID1916-Mar-2020

Outdoors WA Response to COVID-19 Outdoors WA is a small team and we share office space. Our response to COVID-19 has been to: Keep staff informed about the virus and developments in our workplace. Reduce face to face me..

News - Seeking new Board Members26-Feb-2020

(https://probonoaustralia.com.au/volunteer/board-director-position-for-outdoors-wa/) Expression of interest Board Director x 2 Outdoors WA Incorporated invites expressions of interest from experienced and enthusiastic professionals to..

News - Australian Adventure Activity Standard is launched02-Dec-2019

Outdoors WA welcomes the release of the final Adventure Activity Stand Good Practice Guides that will provide a good practice framework for safe and responsible planning and delivery of outdoor adventure activities with dependent participants. ..

News - Recreational Vessel Safety Equipment Review07-Nov-2019

Recreational Vessel Safety Equipment Review In 2016, the Department of Transport (DoT) commenced the first comprehensive review of safety equipment requirements for recreational vessels in WA since 1992. The aim of the review i..

News - Adaptive Trail Hub supported by Outdoors WA06-Sep-2019

ADAPTIVE TRAIL HUB, WA Outdoors WA is proud to be a community partner working with Break the Boundary to build a WA first - Adaptive Trail Hub. Background People with mobility impairments and disabilities can often feel trapp..

News - Organisational size may influence incidents in the outdoors.14-Aug-2019

Led Outdoor Activity organisation size may influence incident types and severity. The latest infographic from the UPLOADS Team demonstrates that incidents reported to UPLOADS differ regarding activity type, incident type, and incident se..

News - Outdoor recreation contributes over $2.1 Billion to WA economy01-Aug-2019

The economic contribution of Western Australia's nature-based outdoor recreation sector. $2.1 Billion spend in the WA economy 18,500 direct and indirect jobs $208 Million in saved healthcare costs a year (/LiteratureRetrieve.aspx..

News - Australian Adventure Activity Standard19-Dec-2018

Australian Adventure Activity Standard and Good Practice Guides pre-release The Australian Adventure Activity Standard (AAAS) and the completed activity Good Practice Guide’s (GPG’s) have been published, prior to the official launch i..

Consultation - WA Outdoor Educators Training needs09-Nov-2018

Survey of Outdoor Educators Training needs The Department of Education has released an updated Duty of Care Policy and Outdoor Recreation Activity Guidelines (http://det.wa.edu.au/policies/detcms/policy-planning-and-accountability/polic..






22-Aug-2020:  PD Advanced Outback Survival Course: Bob Cooper - Postponed 
28-Sep-2020:  PD: National Outdoor Education Conference — NOEC 2020 - Postponed 
09-Oct-2020:  PD Outback Survival Course: Bob Cooper 
12-Dec-2020:  PD: Abseiling and Top Roping Climbing Guide - Outdoor Discoveries 





Situation Vacant - Senior Instructor - Swan Valley Adventure Centre07-Aug-2020

Swan Valley Adventure Centre are currently looking for a permanent full-time experienced Senior Instructor to join their team. Working closely with the Activity Manager, the Senior Instructor will be managing and leading an activity ..

Situation Vacant - Marketing, Communications & Events Coordinator 01-Jul-2020

Passionate Marketing, Communications & Events Coordinator needed for Outdoors WA - 4 months fixed contract. If you are well organised, passionate about the outdoors and have skills in marketing, sponsorship and promotion, then Outdoo..

Situation Vacant - Health and PE Teacher - Penrhos College15-Jun-2020

Health and Physical Education Teacher (Part Time, Terms 3 & 4, 2020 Academic Year) Penrhos College is a Uniting Church day and boarding school for girls, kindergarten to Year 12. Our purpose is to ‘inspire girls to become ..

Situation Vacant - Lecturer Outdoor Recreation - TAFE - Albany28-Oct-2019

South Regional TAFE Lecturer Outdoor Recreation Grade 1-9, $74,204 – $100,211 pa pro-rata, LGA Position No: 50000744 Work Type: Fixed Term - Part Time, Fixed Term - Full Time Apply here https://search.j..

Situation Vacant - Program Logistics Coordinator (Full Time) Adventureworks13-Dec-2018

ADVENTUREWORKS WA – Program Logistics Coordinator (Full Time) AW is seeking a highly skilled professional to join our engine room in the magnificent Dunsborough, Western Australia. Our Program Logistics Coordinator will plan & coor..


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