Latest News

Find out the latest news about the Track and the Foundation before you set off for your next walk.

  • Latest Calendar of Events now online!

    22 June 2017

    The Bibbulmun Track Foundation offers a variety of events to suit all ages and most fitness levels.

    From guided walks to learning how to cook amazing food on a fuel stove you're sure to find something that interests you!  

    Our events calendar is published twice a year.

    It includes day walks, overnight walks, ladies only walks, kids'events, and range of seminars and workshops.

    Check it out now.

  • Ultra Series event takes off on the Bibbulmun Track

    8 June 2017

    The Feral Pig Ultra, part of the Ultra Series WA will be held – Saturday 11th to Sunday 12th November 2017 on the Bibbulmun Track.

    Ultra Series WA is a member of the Australian Ultra runners Association.  The Feral Pig Ultra offers an international graded course to attract runners from outside of WA.

    Detailed applications have been submitted to Departments of Water and Parks and Wildlife and approval received.  

    The event offers various courses including:

    22km from Kalamunda to Perth Hills Centre (PHC)
    50km from Brookton Highway to PHC
    50 miles from Sullivan Rock to PHC
    100 miles from North Bannister to Kalamunda to PHC

    Ultra Series WA is keen to ensure that the race has minimum impact and contributes to the maintenance of the Bibbulmun Track.    The Bibbulmun Track Foundation has met with the event organisers and are looking forward to working with them. Ultra Series WA will have a strict code of conduct for their runners (including; runners must go around hikers) and are committed to a detailed check of the courses after the event to ensure no damage, littering or course markers are evident.   They have committed to contributing 50% of their entry fee to the Foundation towards our ongoing maintenance programs. 

    The Bibbulmun Track Foundation and Ultra Series WA are committed to working together to help minimise any negative impact to the Track and ensure the safety of both walkers and runners during the event.

     

  • 8-day Highlights of the Bibbulmun Track Tour

    27 April 2017

    Bookings are now open for the September departure of the Hightlights tour.

    The 8 day itinerary, which departs on 12th September 2017,  has been carefully compiled to combine a variety of day walks with off-Track accommodation.  

    If you want to join us on this tour and experience the very best sections of the Bibbulmun Track in the height of the magnificent West Australian Wildflower season, do not delay.  

    For more information and a full dossier click here.

    Hurry, only 3 places left!

  • Buy an Entertainment Book today to help support the Track!

    19 April 2017

    Introducing the 2017 | 2018 Entertainment Book and the Entertainment Digital Membership!


    The traditional Entertainment Book that comes with the Gold Card and vouchers

    -OR-

    The Entertainment Digital Membership that puts the value of the Entertainment Book into your iPhone or Android smartphone!

    Order your new Entertainment™ Book or Entertainment™ Digital Membership before 4 May 2017 and you will receive up to $230 worth of additional offers that you can use right away!

    $14 of your $70 purchase will go towards maintaining the Track, shelters and bridges. 

    In addition, you receive over $20,000 worth of valuable offers valid through to 1 June 2017 - win-win scenario for everyone!

    Click here to order your copy today.

  • New Interpretive Trail for Bibbulmun Track

    2 March 2017

    On 19th February a smoking ceremony at the Northern Terminus was held to launch the upgrade of the terminus and interpretive trail linking to the Kalamunda zig zag centre.

    Local Member for Kalamunda, John Day, and BTF Chair Mike Wood acknowledged the support of the Shire, Department of Parks and Wildlife, and Tourism WA.

    This exciting project is due for completion by July and all volunteers and members will be invited to attend the opening celebration.

    Olman Walley conducted the Welcome to Country and smoking ceremony.
    Olman Walley conducted the Welcome to Country and smoking ceremony.