Commercial Canyon List


CANYON TOTAL TRIPS   MPS GUIDE:CLIENT PERSONS per   CANYONS IN EACH CATEGORY      
CATEGORY PER DAY PER WEEK   MIN RATIO WEEK (max)          
A0 Max of 10 trips per   8 1/4 N/A Whungee Other canyons may be added for next season after the      
  year (Sept-May)         Wheengee re-assessment of fire affected areas.      
A1 1 1 8 1/4 8 Surefire Galah Heart Attack Danae Brook Birrabang
A2 1 2 8 1/4 16 Tiger Snake WDWDIITR? Nth Bowen Ck Sheep Dip Hat Hill
A4 1 4 8 1/4 32 Kanangra Main Mount Hay Ranon Brook Breakfast Ck  
AX4 2 4 10 1/4 40 Kalang Falls Dione Dell      
A5 2 5 8 1/4 40 Claustral Hole in the Wall (when re-opened)      
NA5 2 5 12 1/8 60 Bell Twister River Caves    
A10 2 10 12 1/4 or 2/10 120 Fortress Ck        
NA10 2 10 12 1/8 120 Rocky Ck Du Faur Ck.      
AXX10 3 10 12 1/4 or 2/10 120 Valley of the Waters        
NAX10 2 10 14 1/8 140 Deep Pass Wollangambe 2      
AXX15 3 15 12 1/5 180 Grand Canyon        
NAX15 4 15 14 1/8 210 Wollangambe 1        
                     
LEGEND             1. Breakfast Ck is a temporary replacement for Hole in the Wall until      
A0: Restricted Access : Not to be advertised. Experienced clients only.             it is re-opened. After which Breakfast Ck will be in A2 category.      
A: Abseil Canyon - MPS = 8             2. WDWDIITR?: Why Don't We Do It In The Road? aka: Serendipity      
NA: Non Abseil Canyon - MPS = 12             3. Mount Hay: aka Butterbox Canyon      
X: eXtra two persons above allowable MPS for that type of canyon, ie A or NA             4. Valley of Waters: aka Empress Canyon      
XX: eXtra four persons above allowable MPS for that type of canyon, ie A or NA             5. Wollangambe 1: Middle section to usual first exit point      
              6. Wollangambe 2: Section downstream of Wollangambe 1      
MPS: Maximum Party Size (includes guides plus clients. Where applicable does not include one only, trainee guide)                    
Total Trips per DAY: Total number of trips allowable for all operators, for that canyon, on any single day.                    
Total Trips per WEEK: Total number of trips allowable for all operators, for that canyon, in that week (Monday to Sunday)                    
1/4 or 2/10: A Minimum of one guide is required for 1 to 4 clients and a Minimum of 2 guides is required for 5 to 10 clients.                  


Last Updated on 9/11/98
By David Noble