Welcome to the Ballarat Bushwalking and Outdoor Club (Inc)
Our friendly and active club offers a broad program of activities throughout the year.
We welcome people of all ages and abilities from beginners new to bushwalking to those with more experience. Prospective members are welcome to sample a walk or come along to club night. A monthly newsletter provides up to date information for members.
Many of our activities are in the region of Ballarat and Western Victoria, with some club trips further afield, interstate or abroad. Some of the activities on offer include:
BBOC Statement of Commitment to Child Safety
The Ballarat Bushwalking and Outdoor Club is committed to providing and actively promoting a safe environment for all children and young people.
The club has zero tolerance towards child abuse, and is committed to protecting the physical, emotional, cultural and social wellbeing of all children. Our club is committed to upholding childrens best interests and believe that all children have a right to feel and be safe, respected, valued and protected from harm.
Our commitment is enacted through A Child Safe Code of Conduct and Risk Assessment and any concerns or allegations will be taken seriously and responded to immediately.
February 2018 - It is with regret that we advise the BAD Ride is being discontinued. The BBOC and the BAD Ride committees sincerely thank all of our loyal volunteers, sponsors and supporters who have made the ride possible over the past 27 years.
* Website developed with funding through the Country Action Grants Scheme 2011