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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

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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 - AGM Notice04-Oct-2019

Annual General Meeting Outdoors WA 2019 - Notice All Outdoors WA members are cordially invited to the 2019 AGM on Friday October 25 2019 - 5.30 for a 5.45pm start The Board of Outdoors WA advises that the Annual General Meeting of Outdoo..

News - Abstract Invitation open for NOEC 202019-Sep-2019

YOUR INVITATION TO SUBMIT On behalf of the 2020 National Outdoor Education Conference Organisation Committee, we invite you to submit an abstract for presentation at the 2020 National Outdoor Education Conference. Expanding Our Horizons..

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 - Country Week Outdoor Education Forum31-Jul-2019

The recent Country Week Outdoor Education Forum was a success with over 20 outdoor education teachers coming together to share their challenges and successes in providing outdoor education in the bush. Peter Treeby from Northam Senior High op..

News - free webinar Australian Adventure Activity Standards06-Feb-2019

Australian AAS information webinar invitation If you lead groups on outdoor adventure activities - this is for you. You are invited to a free information webinar on the Australian Adventure Activity Standard (AAAS) and Good Practi..

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..

News - Outdoor Education Policies released24-Oct-2018

New Policy for Outdoor Education Activities The Department of Education has released the updated policy document: Outdoor Education and Recreation Activities for Public Schools. The advice given to teachers was that this was to be implemented..






13-Dec-2019:  Forum - Outdoor Education Workshop - mapping a way ahead 
19-Dec-2019:  PD: Snake Handling Course - Bob Cooper 
11-Jan-2020:  PD: Snake Handling Course - Bob Cooper 
17-Jan-2020:  PD: Snake Handling Course - Bob Cooper 
19-Jan-2020:  PD: Level 0 Orienteering Coach - Outdoors WA 
19-Jan-2020:  PD: Snake Handling Course - Bob Cooper 
31-Jan-2020:  PD: Geraldton Snake Handling Course - Bob Cooper 
01-Feb-2020:  PD: Geraldton Snake Handling Course - Bob Cooper 
16-Feb-2020:  PD: Snake Handling Course - Bob Cooper 
15-Mar-2020:  PD: Snake Handling Course - Bob Cooper 
19-Apr-2020:  PD: Snake Handling Course - Bob Cooper 
22-May-2020:  PD Outback Survival Course: Bob Cooper 
22-Aug-2020:  PD Advanced Outback Survival Course: Bob Cooper 
09-Oct-2020:  PD Outback Survival Course: Bob Cooper 





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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