Upcoming activities

FMR offers regular training activities, at near cost, to adult financial members of BWQ-affiliated clubs.  These are those not marked "for FMR members only" in the descriptions below. Please add these to your club's program.  Bookings essential.

For more information, email Secretary at

Training programme for 2019:

17 Mar              Members-only familiarisation trip - Northbrook Gorge

7 Apr                 GPS Navigation - Whites Hill

5 May                Basic navigation - Whites Hill

12 May  (am)    Beginner's Abseil - Kangaroo Point

19 May               First Aid practice day

6-7 July             Vertical Self-Rescue 

20 July             Members-only familiarisation trip - Mt Tibrogargan - Rob Manthey

4 Aug                 Basic Navigation - Whites Hill


8 Sep                  Members-only familiarisation trip - Mt Lindesay - Doug McDonald

13-15 Sep           Search and Rescue Training Weekend - Lynn Docchar

17 Sept (Tue)     AGM

27-30 Sep          BWQ Pilgrimage weekend

Date tba             Members-only visit to QGAir - Details TBA

?? tba                 Members-only familiarisation trip - Tweed Trig - Rob Manthey

?? tba                 Members-only familiarisation trip - Details TBA

?? Nov               Members-only familiarisation trip - Northbrook Gorge (re-run) - Rob Manthey