National Outdoor Leadership Registration Scheme

The Outdoor Council of Australia is conducting a user review of the National Outdoor Leadership Registration Scheme (NOLRS). NOLRS was [...]

Australian Outdoor Adventure Activity Benefits Catalogue

Outdoor activities are hugely valuable to personal health and wellbeing, and evidence based research of this continues to grow [...]

Research update: Outdoor education fatalities in Australia, Dr. Andrew Brookes

Click here to read about the on-going project examining outdoor education related deaths in Australia since the 60’s. Eleven incidents, [...]

Climbing Accidents in Australia

“This paper looks at accidents in Australian climbing, in all its forms, over the past fifty years. An analysis of some of the [...]

Survey Of The Field

AABAT have released their ‘survey of the field’ and the response so far has been terrific! The survey is for anyone with an [...]

Affective Abilities and Outdoor Leaders

As a young outdoor leader fairly new to the industry, i’ve definitely experienced some difficult behaviors here and there. A [...]

SA Park Closures

Listed below are the latest closure notifications for SA Parks. Follow the links for further details. Ikara-Flinders Ranges National [...]

Australian AAS information webinar invitation

Next week, a free information webinar will be provided on the Australian Adventure Activity Standards (AAAS) and Good Practice Guides [...]

Adventure Activity Standards (AAS): How do they affect my tourism business?

In collaboration with SATIC, Outdoors SA are presenting Service IQ workshops on Adventure Activity Standards, and how they may affect [...]

Upcoming courses

Teachers and  Bushwalkers– get qualified this year!  Bushwalking Leadership SA’s 2019 calendar is out now. Their flagship  [...]

Adventure Activity Standards (AAS): How do they affect my organisation when leading outdoor groups?

Attention organisations involved in the delivery of outdoor activities in SA.  Outdoors SA (OSA) in conjunction with Australian Camps [...]

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 [...]

WalktoberSA

This October we’re celebrating walking and promoting it’s benefits for everyone with WalktoberSA. October is ideal for [...]

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