The umbrella organisation for bushwalking within NSW, with contact information on walking clubs throughout the state, bushwalking equipment, topical issues etc.
The NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service
For details on facilities, activities, park closures & general environmental information
Bushwalking Wilderness Rescue Squad - Now known as BSAR NSW
The volunteer remote area search & rescue squad for NSW, for bush safety information & resources, including specialist skills courses such as Remote Area 1st-aid & more.
The NSW Rural Fire Service
For major fire updates, current incidents & major fire bans including the current fire danger maps for NSW
The Australian Bureau of Meteorology
Providing detailed regional forecasts & weather warnings as well as the latest weather observations.
The Metropolitan Speleological Society
A Sydney based caving & outdoors activity club.
The on-line site for the Canyoning community within Australia, with a wide range of canyoning information, photographs, forums & updates.
Terry Hills Weather Radar
This links to the latest 256km radar image of Sydney, Blue Mountains & the Central West. Excellent current weather update for canyoning & other activities. Also includes useful tutorial on using this image.
The New Zealand Weather & Climate Service
This page provides regularly updated 3 & 7 day precipitation forecast maps for South-Eastern Australia. Excellent support for planning activities.