By: Ian Wells On: August 31, 2020 In: Latest News Comments: 2
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By: Ian Wells On: August 30, 2020 In: Latest News Comments: 0

by Ellie Hargrave In March 2020 the decision was made to move an operations base from Uki, Northern NSW back to Tharwa, ACT during the COVID pandemic. A dedicated crew of staff quickly packed trailer upon trailer of ropes, helmets, paddles, paperwork and maps to get everything to ACT...

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By: Ian Wells On: August 26, 2020 In: Latest News Comments: 1

Ian Curlewis, Chairman of Outward Bound Australia (OBA) from 1986 – 1991 passed away gracefully on 19 August 2020, just short of his 91st birthday. Farewelled with love by wife, Beverley, and children Amanda, Luisa, Tony, Matthew, and their families. Son of Sir Adrian Curlewis, who founded OBA in 1956, Ian was Outward Bound to his core. He was instrumental in establishing OBA’s national base at Tharwa, ACT in 1978, a base...

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