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  • Members & General
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Membership Forms
NOTE: These forms have been updated with the membership fees set at the Sept 2014 AGM.

Membership Application Form
(updated Sept 2014)
Membership Renewal Form (updated Sept 2014)

Information for Participants

Walk Information
(updated Sept 2012)
Guidelines for Participants (updated September 2014)
Suggested Equipment List for Day-Walks and Overnight Walks (updated April 2013)
Advice and guidelines on Safety in extreme conditions and emergencies
Minimal Impact Bushwalking Code (updated June 2012)
Personal Accident Insurance (updated December 2012)
How to send feedback to the club (April 2013)
Advice on Gear and Food (January 2015)

General Club Documents

Duty of Care Guidelines
(updated April 2013)
Roles of Committee Members (updated August 2014)
Constitution (or Rules as defined in the ACT Associations Incorporation Act 1991)
Standing Resolutions as passed by General Meetings (updated September 2013)
Guidelines for Recommendation of Honorary Life Membership (January 2013)
Discrimination and Harassment Guidelines (updated June 2012)
Publication Guidelines (February 2015)
Greg Buckley Award (November 2014)
CBC Conservation Guidelines (October 2015)

Forms for Leaders

Trip Booking Form (updated April 2016). This is in Rich Text Format (RTF) and can be opened by most word processors. This form is to be completed by Walk Leaders and emailed to the Check-in Officer prior to a walk.

Acknowledgement of Risks & Obligations Sheet. This is to be printed out by the Walk Leader and all walk participants must sign it. Please select the applicable version --
1. Acknowledgement of Risks & Obligations Sheet (updated August 2013) - for all walks except Wed
2. Acknowledgement of Risks & Obligations Sheet (updated August 2013) – for Wednesday walks only

Incident Reporting Form (updated January 2010)

Information for Leaders

Guidelines for Leaders
(updated August 2014)
Advice and guidelines on Safety in extreme conditions and emergencies
Guidelines for Registration as a Leader (updated August 2013)
Transport Pooling Guidelines (updated February 2015)
Distance records for calculating trip costs (updated January 2013)
Emergency Information (updated January 2013)
Assessing Risks to Bushwalkers of Unexploded Ordnance (August 2014)
Information regarding the club's two Personal Locator Beacons (updated March 2013)

25 Jan 2017 - CBC Submission on the Falls to Hotham Tourist Track Master Plan

The club was invited by Parks Victoria to comment on the Master Plan for the development of Falls to Hotham Alpine Crossing walk. This club has a direct interest in the proposal, as many of our members walk on the Australian Alps Walking Track and/or periodically run walking events in the area. Read the club submission here.

16 Mar 2016 - CBC Submission on the Kosciuszko National Park – Draft Cycling Strategy

The club was invited by Kosciuszko National Park to comment on their draft strategy for cycling within the park. We have a direct interest in the proposal, as several of our members run walking events in the area. Read the club submission here.

18 Dec 2015 - CBC Submission on Development of the Murrumbidgee Corridor

The club was invited to comment on the draft Trail Master Plan for the proposed Murrumbidgee River Conservation Reserve. This club has a direct interest in the proposal, as several of our members periodically run walking events in the area. Read the club submission here.

26 Nov 2015 - CBC Submission on the draft Bushwalking NSW policy on commercial development in national parks

The club was invited by Bushwalking NSW to comment on its draft policy on commercial development in national parks. Read the club submission here.

20 Nov 2015 - CBC Submission on the Falls to Hotham Tourist Track

The club was invited by Parks Victoria to comment on the preliminary concept paper for the development of Falls to Hotham Alpine Crossing walk. This club has a direct interest in the proposal, as many of our members walk on the Australian Alps Walking Track and/or periodically run walking events in the area. Read the club submission here.

20 Mar 2015 - Submission on Impact and Control Methods for Wild Horse Populations in KNP

The club was invited by the Independent Technical Reference Group of the KNP Wild Horse Plan Review to contribute its views on the management of wild horses in Kosciusko National Park. Read the club submission here.

21 July 2014 - CBC Submission on Draft Strategic Bushfire Management Plan for 2015-2019

The CBC submission complimented the Emergency Services Agency's provision of online information, e.g. on active fires, and sought greater consultation of community organisations on plans for fuel reduction, access work etc. Read the club submission here.

9 Jan 2014 - CBC Comments on Draft ACT Trails Strategy, 2014-2024

The community was invited to provide feedback on the draft ACT Trails Strategy which aims to develop a consistent policy framework to improve the management and use of recreational trails on public land. The Club's _submission_ supported the need for a trails strategy and made comments on some aspects of the draft strategy. Read the club submission here.

28 May 2009 - CBC Submission on NSW Adventure Activity Standards for Bushwalking

The club has made a submission to ORIC (Outdoor Recreation Industry Council) on draft NSW Adventure Activity Standards (AAS) for Bushwalking being prepared by the Council on behalf of the NSW Government. The Club submitted that the proposed Standards were 'excessive for a volunteer leader taking a group of experienced responsible adults into the bush'. The Standards were not implemented in relation to bushwalking clubs. Click on this link to view the club submission to ORIC. The draft Standards can be viewed at the ORIC website.




   

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