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HikeWest arrives!

‘Bushwalking WA’ (previously the Federation of Western Australian Bushwalkers Inc.) has now become HikeWest Incorporated […]

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Are we walking? – Latest SportAus survey results

Sport Australia has released its latest AusPlay survey results for the 2018-2019 financial year. AusPlay […]

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Congratulations to Life Member #1: Ian McDonald

HikeWest’s first Life Membership has been awarded to Ian McDonald at the association’s well-attended AGM […]

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Nominations now open for HikeWest Board positions

HikeWest’s 2019 Annual General Meeting will be held on 15 October. In advance of the […]

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Bibbulmun Track to be impacted by mining expansion

South32 Worsley Alumina plan to expand their existing bauxite mining in the Mt Saddleback-Marradong-Boddington area. […]

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Recreation within drinking water catchments

The Department of Water and Environmental Regulations has released the updated Operational Policy 13: Recreation within […]

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A small sampling of recent club activities

Action Outdoors Bushwalkers of WA Perth Bushwalkers Club Western Walking Club Abyssinnia Rock bushwalk:  A […]

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Heart Foundation’s Blueprint for an Active Australia-3rd Edn.

The Heart Foundation has released the third edition of its “Blueprint for an Active Australia” […]

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Bushwalking State of play – AusPlay ‘snapshot’ 2019

Sport Australia has released a Bush Walking – State of Play Report summarising results from […]

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Hidden gems: Exploring the Newman Waterhole Circuit

It’s the wet season in the Pilbara. Cyclone Veronica has just dumped over one-third of […]

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WA Hiking Expo

HikeWest is finalising plans to hold the inaugural WA Hiking Expo on 3 May 2020. […]

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Adventurous Walks of the Southwest project

HikeWest plans to publish a handy guide book and/or online resource for walks of the […]

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