The Canberra Climbers’ Association (CCA) represents climbers’ interests in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT), across all types of rock climbing.

The ACT and its surrounding region provides many opportunities for rock climbing, including sports and traditional rock climbing, aid climbing, mountaineering and bouldering, on a variety of different rock types.

Representing climbers' interests in the ACT region.

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Events

CCA provides regular opportunities for local climbers to network, discuss local issues, organise trips, catch…

Routes & guides

Climbing around Canberra The ACT has some of the best granite climbing…

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Members receive a membership card that entitles them to discounts at many of…

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Climbing videos

AAC Know the Ropes: Rappelling

Accidents while rappelling are common and often fatal. Understand the basic best…

AAC Universal Belay Standard: Details Matter

Details Matter draws every belayer’s attention to the little things that are…

AAC Universal Belay Standard: Lead belaying

Lead belaying is more complicated that just delivering slack. In this video,…

AAC Universal Belay Standard: The fundamentals

Have you ever noticed that lots of climbers don’t belay the same…