Geronimo Canyon

Geronimo Canyon

Party: Tony, Andrew, Merridy, Robert Leader: Tony, Andrew Report by: Merridy Date: 26/12/2016 We could not have been blessed with better water for this trip – mild temperatures easy to cope with during the sections of walking, great little puffy clouds for...
Fortress Canyon

Fortress Canyon

Present:  Maj-Britt Engelhardt, Paul Griffiths (Trip Leader), Maria Samokhina, Pierrette Michaux, Robert Buch, Marty Frappell, Izabela Rydz Samantha Waldon Date: 10/12/2016 Photos: https://www.flickr.com/photos/130167675@N03/albums/72157673798216873 An absolutely...

Grand Canyon

Party: Yi Fan Tong, Jia Min Lim, Jia Le Lim, Tim Hanigan, Joy Shen, Ashley Burke Leader: Ashley Burke Date: 10/12/2016 The party of 6 prospective canyoners assembled at Neates Glen car park on a mild and sunny December morning. All in the party except for myself were...
Jugglers Canyon & Whores Bed Canyon

Jugglers Canyon & Whores Bed Canyon

Party: Jack, Izabela, Paul, Andrew (trip leader), Meridy Date: 26/11/2016 Jugglers Canyon We all met just before 8am next to Medlow Bath train station. Meridy and I were the first to arrive followed by Jack, Izabela and Paul. Myself, Paul and Meridy desired our coffee...

Bell Creek Canyon (Lower Section)

Party: Ben, Clint, James, Kosta Leader: Clint Date: 26/11/2016   We made it to the mountains early enough to score a prime park and buy three books from some guy selling them out of a trailer near the fire shed, which international students might be interested to...
Great Uncle George Canyon

Great Uncle George Canyon

Party: Andrew, Clint, two Damons (D1 & D2), Elizabeth, Joel, Merridy, Yumi Leader: Clint Date: 12/11/2016 Photos: https://goo.gl/photos/YL5ToP4mm22wwhGf9 Having evenly distributed ourselves across every carpark in Wentworth Falls that could be interpreted as “near...
Hobnail Canyon

Hobnail Canyon

Party: Clint, Andrew (trip leader), Meridy, Saskia, Tony, Sami Date: 5/11/2016 We met at Richmond McDonalds just after 6:30am. Clint arrived after me followed by Mani who recognised me from the usual canyon attire I was wearing of thermals that had holes everywhere on...
Gorge Exploration – Illawarra and Kangaroo Valley

Gorge Exploration – Illawarra and Kangaroo Valley

Attendees: David Myles, trip was posted last minute so no one else signed up. Location: Robertson / Kangaroo Valley Date: Mon 31st Oct – Tue 1st Nov 2016 Photos: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/664y6qs8pk6298r/AADjzpCWHFOsQf7dXX13Cggja?dl=0 (will be available for ~30 days)...
Penrose Gully Canyon & Wolgan View

Penrose Gully Canyon & Wolgan View

Party: Andrew (trip leader), Natalie, Meridy, Andreas, Niels. Date: 11/9/2016 I originally had the trip planned for Saturday 10th September but decided to change it to Sunday as the weather forecast looked more promising. We all met around 7:40am at Bell station,...
Tigersnake Canyon

Tigersnake Canyon

Party: Nolan, Andrew (trip leader), Tony, Billy, Joel Date: 14/8/2016 We met 8:30am at Bell station, Tony caught the train; I drove up in my car, whilst Billy & Nolan caught a lift in Joel’s car. From there it was a short drive to Zig Zag in our two cars where we...
Mt York Abseiling & Juggler Canyon

Mt York Abseiling & Juggler Canyon

Date: 14-15/05/16 Party: Andrew (trip leader), Tony, Savannah, April, Ted, Peter Mt York Abseiling Sat 14/05/16 We all met around 8am at the Mt York car park. Once everyone had arrived we organized the gear we would need for the abseil training. I decided the best...
‘Bungleboori Canyons’

‘Bungleboori Canyons’

Leader: David-Stephen Date: 17-18/04/2016 Contrary to the title of this trip, we never even glimpsed or set foot within any of the Bungleboori catchment! Day 1 Noone had signed up for Thursday of the trip so I headed off on my own to check out a cool cave that...
A canyon in the Illawarra

A canyon in the Illawarra

Party: Tim Fisher, Marty Frappell, Paul Griffiths(TL), James Cordukes Leader: Paul Griffiths Date: 13/03/2016 This proved easier than we had anticipated from the sparse descriptions available online, but still a spectacular trip. The day before we had run a beginners...
Beginners Canyoning: Macquarie Rivulet

Beginners Canyoning: Macquarie Rivulet

Present: Paul Griffiths, Marty Frappell, Tim Fisher, Zurina Nwe, Joel Palte, Harry Gordon, Ted Price, Anne Hoeg Andersen, Hui Ping Tay, Martin Daly, Brendan Brauer, Loren Apokourastos, Peter Baxter, Jia Min Lim, Lynette Du Plessis, Chee Wong, + two guests Leader: Paul...
Lower Bowen’s Creek North Canyon & Du Faur Creek Canyon

Lower Bowen’s Creek North Canyon & Du Faur Creek Canyon

Saturday party: Tony, Flint, Michael, Isabelle, Andrew (leader) Sunday party: Tony, Flint, Michael, Andrew (leader) Date: 20-21/02/2016 With the weather forecast being partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and this trip being my first time leading a SUBW trip...

Coorongooba Canyoning Weekend

Trip Members: Paul, Adrian, Leo, Rick, Robyn, Marty Date: 3-7/2/2016 This trip was planned to combine the talents of an enthusiastic group of canyoners and those interested in aboriginal artwork and conservation. Over four big days we managed to achieve a good balance...

Tigersnake and Rocky Creek Canyons

Party: Ashley Burke, Michael Tran, Edward Hatrick-Smith, Tony Le, Elsie Wang, Benjamin Goode, Ashley Brennan, Tim Blundy, Maricar Maandal (Keena), Rena Chen, Carina Lucchinelli, Isabelle Kopecny, Elizabeth Sharaq, Marie Siemers Leader: Ashley Burke Date: 23-24/1/2016...
New Years Canyoning at Coorongooba

New Years Canyoning at Coorongooba

Report by: Felix Date: 27/12/2015 – 03/01/2016 Party: Days 1-5, Exploratory: Me, T2 & Bron, Kshitij, Josh and Kosta Day 6 (Jan 1st): Me, Kshitij, Christian, Rick & Robyn, Al, Nicole, Katy, Martin and Mum. Day 7: Me, David, Al, Katy, Martin, Mum and Denis...
Remoteish Newnes Canyoning

Remoteish Newnes Canyoning

Party: David and I Leader: Felix Date: 14-17/12/2015 Original report: https://fatcanyoners.org/2015/12/17/remoteish-newnes-canyoning/ The two SUBW Newnes canyoning trips got merged into one so it ended up being four days of canyoning fun! Can anyone tell me what the...
Mistake Ravine and Ranon Brook / Canyon

Mistake Ravine and Ranon Brook / Canyon

Party: Tim Fisher, Dac Nguyen. Clint Felminghan, Kshitij Sahni Leader: Tim Fisher Date: 13/12/15 Photos: Dac Nguyen. Clint Felminghan, Kshitij Sahni and Web (Lewis Fogerty: http://www.lewisfogertyphotography.com) Ranon Canyon is a part of an amazing system of deep,...