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Mining WA’s trails

HikeWest has raised the hiking / bushwalking community’s concern over the increasing impacts and future […]

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State Government recognition of HikeWest!

HikeWest is delighted to have been formally recognised this week (on 17 August 2022) as […]

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Nominations now open for HikeWest Board positions

HikeWest’s 2022 Annual General Meeting will be held on 25th October. In advance of the […]

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A rewarding position: Board Secretary with HikeWest

You not only have organisational skills and prior Board or committee experience (corporate or not-for-profit), […]

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The “Thousand Cuts” report – bauxite mining’s #1 role in deforestation in Western Australia

A new report, “A thousand cuts”, released on 3 May 2022 by WA’s peak environment […]

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New Trails WA website highlights bushwalking opportunities

The new Trails WA website launched on 5 May 2022 features downloadable maps for more […]

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A rewarding Board position: Treasurer with HikeWest – sorry position now filled!

You not only have accounting/financial skills and experience but you are also community-spirited and enthusiastic […]

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Participation: The AusPlay survey results for 2021

Sport Australia has released its latest AusPlay survey results, for the year January to December […]

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What future for WA’s northern jarrah forest?

In an article in the most recent issue of Wild mag (Summer 2021, issue #182) […]

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Dryandra Woodland – WA’s newest national park created!

The state government announced on 17 January 2022 the creation of the Dryandra Woodland National […]

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WA Hiking Expo 2023

Following on the great success of the inaugural Expo in 2021, HikeWest is now planning […]

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Adventurous Walks of the Southwest project

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

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