Discover hiking opportunities, who to hike with, and the best gear at the WA Hiking Expo in the Perth Hills on Sunday 2 May.
All of the exhibitors, supporters, sponsors, partners, attractions below – and more – will be at the Expo!
Action Outdoors Association – for fun, fitness and friendship! We arrange a wide variety of outdoor recreational activities for Members and visitors including Bushwalking and Camping, Canoeing, Cycling & Mountain Biking. – Exhibitor
Adventure Capital Outdoors provide hiking sleep and power solutions for people who use CPAP machines. Our mission is to provide quality Off Grid Sleep and Power Supply options so your camping experience is as good as it gets. – Exhibitor
Adventurous Women is all about community – building friendships, confidence & camaraderie among women in their pursuit of adventure & outdoor activities. With 13 years of experience guiding hikes in WA, Australia & overseas, hiking is one of our biggest offerings and we love showcasing the trails in our own backyard! – Exhibitor
The Bibbulmun Track Foundation supports the management, maintenance and marketing of the Track and organises 60-70 events on the Track every year for all ages and levels of fitness. Find out more about us at the Expo, including our array of hire equipment, mini-Trip planning sessions, how to fit/pack your backpack and more! – Exhibitor
Compleat Angler and Camping World Rockingham stock WA’s largest range of hiking brands both those well known and also the exclusive and niche. Experienced staff members are ready to help with all things walking, including pack selection/fitting, boot/shoe fittings and all other hiking gear! We also have a massive range of food for on the track! – Key Expo Sponsor, Exhibitor
The Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions (DBCA)’s mission is to manage WA’s parks, forests and reserves, to conserve wildlife, provide sustainable recreation and tourism opportunities, protect communities and assets from bushfire and achieve other land, forest and wildlife management objectives, inspire and act for wildlife conservation. – Exhibitor
Edgewalkers – for Walking Adventures and Creativity Retreats. Walking you back to nature and your most adventurous self!
We lead exciting walking adventures and creativity & walking retreats in spectacular & pristine locations around the world. – Exhibitor
First Hike Project Inc takes newly arrived youth from refugee and migrant backgrounds on their first overnight hiking and camping adventure in their new country to make them feel more at home and welcome here. – Exhibitor
Go Camping & Overlanding has decades of service to WA’s hiking market, including global design and sales of cutting edge products; it’s hard to find a store in Perth with more experience to offer. Open Mon.-Sat. at 58 Erindale Rd, Balcatta, just a short 10 min drive up the freeway from Perth CBD. – Exhibitor
The Hike Collective is for Perth visitors and residents alike looking for a safe space to explore the rugged beauty of WA. We empower wellbeing and discovery through movement, connection, and nature, providing unique and inclusive trail experiences. We maximise access to the local hidden gems through endless possibilities to explore. – Exhibitor
HikeWest is the peak body for bushwalking / hiking in WA. We are committed to promoting bushwalking and the interests of bushwalkers in the State. There is no better way than bushwalking to discover and value the natural beauty of our parks and forests. – Expo organiser & presenter
Jarrahdale Forest Protectors / Dwellingup Discovery Forest Defenders – The Northern Jarrah Forest is at imminent risk of losing important biodiversity, cultural and heritage values. Save Our Jarrah and Dwellingup Forest Defenders strives to protect a large section of the Northern Jarrah Forest near Jarrahdale, Western Australia for future generations. – Exhibitors
Kanyana volunteers engage the community in caring for sick, injured and orphaned wildlife; wildlife education; breeding and raising of endangered mammals; and research. We provide enlightening educational experiences for all ages – At the Expo ~ 9.30am- 11.30am
Jarrahdale Heritage Society aims to preserve the historical character and integrity of Jarrahdale by stimulating public interest in the history and natural heritage of the forest. Visit our public museum and appreciate Jarrahdale’s forest by joining in our guided walks. Help us develop and maintain tracks and trails for the growing bushwalking fraternity. – Exhibitor
Kids Nature Club’s activities encourage kids to spend more time outdoors exploring, learning and playing outdoors in their local areas. We hope to spark a child’s curiosity, further their understanding and help them develop feelings of wonder and care for the natural world. Nature craft collage and minibeast meet-n-greets at the Expo ~ 9.00am-2.00pm (Minibeast Talk 10am)
Mindful In Nature provides Forest Therapy experiences in Western Australia; combining mindfulness techniques and the therapeutic powers of being in nature. Take a guided walk in the forest for a break from your daily routine & responsibilities; immerse yourself in nature to restore your sense of deep calm. – Exhibitor
Mucky Duck has a long history of performing its unique brand of Australian bush music at events across Australia and overseas. Lively music with broad appeal; an entertaining and informative homage to our Colonial heritage. Songs range through traditional Aussie folk to contemporaries such as John Williamson. Mostly played on acoustic instruments and at family-friendly volume. – Performing at the Expo ~11.00am-12.30pm
OWA has been providing not-for-profit orienteering opportunities for over 45 years. Orienteering is a sport for all ages and abilities. Participants use map and compass to navigate cross-country around a marked course, traditionally on foot and in the bush but also in metro areas and with mountain bikes. – Exhibito
OTBT offers unique and unforgettable adventure eco-tours, inspiring clients to explore the natural beauty of WA through a range of hiking and outdoor experiences with a twist. Providing a safe, fun environment for all ages and abilities. Operating throughout the Perth Hills, Great Southern and South West. – Exhibitor
Paddy Pallin: The name of one of Australia’s pioneer bushwalkers; or the label on a beloved sleeping bag or rucksack? But for most it’s a name associated with a group of specialist retail stores catering for travellers and outdoor enthusiasts. Come and say “Hi” to our team at the Paddy Pallin stall. – Expo Sponsor, Exhibitor
As WA’s largest and most active bushwalking club, Perth Bushwalkers are keen to share our love and knowledge of our beautiful WA bush. Members enjoy a range of bushwalking activities, most of them within an hour’s drive from Perth; including mid-week and weekend walks in the Perth region, plus some multi-day hikes and basecamp hiking beyond. – Expo Sponsor, Guided hikes host, Exhibitor
Perth Trail Series is all about getting more people on the trails, more often. Trail races in stunning landscapes and on spectacular courses; from 3km to 100km! Trail running events in Perth and across the South West. Enjoy a fun, social, amazing trail running experience. You’ll be welcomed into a friendly, approachable community who love having fun! – Exhibitor, Guided hikes (social trail runs) host
Rhys Paddick, aboriginal educator, presenter, artist will give an Acknowledgement of Country and will provide storytelling from a Noongar perspective; plus traditional artefact sharing and discussion; dreamtime story for the kids; awareness of local language, culture and country. – At the Expo 9.30am-12.30pm.
The Rock Climbing Wall will offer excitement, challenge and adventure! Allows four people at once to climb the challenging 8 metre high wall which has a realistic rock-like appearance and even dinosaur fossils throughout! Safe auto-belay system (the safest system available) and Radrock instructor present. – At the Expo ~ 9.00am-2.00pm
Unlike rigid tape which many people find too stiff and restrictive, Rocktape is stretchy and is quickly becoming the preferred tape used by practitioners and athletes. Rocktape may help with reducing pain, minimising fatigue and improving recovery – helping you to Go Stronger, Longer. Taping will be available at the event. – Exhibitor
Reconnect Through Nature with Simply Trekking. Experience and share the full joy of staying on track. Safely learn multi-day trekking skills with the latest technology lightweight backpacks and ultralight trekking gear. Perth-based and family-owned. A partner with AwardsWA to support the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award and the Ignite Award. – Exhibitor
WalkGPS – for almost 20 years helping adventurous bushwalkers explore beyond the Bibbulmun Track to discover a great wealth of lesser-known bushwalking opportunities within 100km of Perth city. GPS info and maps for more than 80 excellent circuit day walks and more than 1000km of local forest walking in our parks and state forests! – Expo Sponsor
WAFBC provides opportunities for family activities that encourage appreciation and enjoyment of the outdoors.The club organizes bushwalks, camps, cycle rides and related activities that are suitable for families with children of all ages. – Guided hikes host, Exhibitor
WWC is WA’s longest established club. Walks are organised throughout the year, with two walks (one easier and one harder) each Sunday through the autumn-spring local hiking season, led by well-experienced leaders. Our club’s leadership course includes map reading and compass navigation. We also offer GPS training with experienced walk leaders. – Expo Sponsor, Guided hikes host, Exhibitor
Wilderness Equipment has been designing tents, backpacks, and clothing in WA for over 40 years. We test everything we make here at home in WA. World renowned equipment proven for use in all latitudes and elevations; from the Antarctic to South West WA. – Exhibitor