Temporary AMCC website set up by John Middendorf, for bigwalls.net info, click on links above:

Australian Thrutch scans (1964-1979) here: 


(courtesy Mikl Law, 

scanned by John Middendorf).

Digital and bound copies of Rock also available for climbing researchers.

Contact john@bigwalls.net

Visit Noddy's museum in Natimuk!

The Australian Mountaineering and Climbing Club (AMCC) is looking for executive officers and board:

  • President
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer 
  • (See NZAC for typical board responsibilities)

The purpose of the club is to promote Australian mountaineering and climbing heritage.  

Ideas for the new club include:

Support for Climbing Museums for artefact collections and Australian climbing history.

Annual Grant to be distributed to applicants interested in overseas expeditions and other worthy projects.

Annual Golden Hook Award to significant climbs.

Constitution to be created...

(change "Canada" to "Australia"). ;)

From: Mechanical Advantage: Tools for the Wild Vertical, Volume 2:

More Australian climbing history and innovation of tools to come...