The art and science of trad lead climbing

White Rocks White Rocks, Karabar, NSW, Australia

Have you ever wanted to learn how to lead "trad" climbs and not known how to start? Traditional climbing, or trad climbing, is a style of rock climbing in which a climber places all gear required to protect against falls, and removes it when a pitch is complete. This is a 1-day introductory traditional lead […]


Free Showing of Reel Rock 15

Mountain Strong Bouldering Gym 66 Townsville Street, Fyshwick, ACT, Australia

Mountain Strong Bouldering Gym, in conjunction with the CCA, will host a free screening of the 2021 Reel Rock film. CCA President, Zac Zaharias, will give a 10 min introductory talk about the latest updates in crag access in the ACT, the CCA's ongoing role in facilitating local crag access, and how we can all […]

Spring Equinox weekend camping at Honeysuckle Creek

Honeysuckle Creek Camp Ground 244 Apollo Rd, Rendezvous Creek, ACT, Australia

Spend this Spring Equinox weekend climbing at Booroomba Rocks, Honeysuckle Crag or on the Orroral Ridge (requires a steep 4km walk or bike ride each way, unless the road is open to vehicles) and join other climbers at Honeysuckle Creek campground on Saturday night. What better way to enjoy our 12 hours of sunlight and […]

Booroomba Rocks orientation

Booroomba Rocks Booroomba Rocks, Namadgi National Park, ACT, Australia

If finding your way around Booroomba Rocks and identifying individual climbing routes is a challenge, please join Brian Mattick for a guided tour. The tour will involve a four to five hour walk around the base of the crag, to show participants access routes and classic climbs. Sturdy shoes, sun hat and a water bottle […]