Author Archives: Matt Barker

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Kiel World Individuals Championship 2016 Australian and Top 5 Results

The World Boomerang Champion for the Kiel 2016 World Individuals championship is none other than the extraordinarily talented and amazing Manuel Schutz of Switzerland, who has been a reigning champion of the boomerang sport for many years. Manuel’s playing strength is combined with a very intelligent, creative approach, having mastered both the physical aspects of throwing the […]

Kiel World Cup 2016 Results for Australia

Australian team “Kanga”, captained by Australian Champion Grant Perry and which contained Giosser Braga from Brazil and John Flynn from USA, finished in a rather predictable 8th place in the Kiel World Cup. 8th place is a very respectable placing, in view of the fact that the teams above 8th position were very strong and […]

Australian Competitions 2016 Special Bulletin Photo Edition

Australia has had its premier boomerang competitions, which were held at Southern River fields, Perth West Australia during early April. The West Australian competition enjoyed breathless wind conditions, which was in dramatic contrast to the semi-storm conditions on the Sunday weekend which followed for the National Australian Boomerang Championships. Throwers had to endure 40+km/h winds, […]

Boomerang Bulletin March 2016

Welcome to the free edition of the Boomerang Bulletin. Please click on the link below to download the latest boomerang bulletin from the Boomerang Association of Australia and enjoy a good read…

New Boomerang Events for 2016 and Membership Renewal

Happy New Year of boomerang throwing and competition. It should be an exciting year of national and international boomerang sporting events. Please go to the EVENTS page for more information. For association members, membership is now due. Please go to the JOIN page for 2016 membership and payment details. BAA will be issuing a new […]

Victorian Mini-Competition Results 2015

The Australian master boomerang thrower Rob Croll won the competition at his home ground at Lewis Park in Wantirna South 4th October, followed by his fellow Victorian Dave Richardson and South Australian Simon Bollen. Rob secured 1st place in Accuracy, Aussie Round and Fast Catch. Rob scored excellent results in his best events: Accuracy with 85 points, […]

Boomerang Bulletin September 2015

The Boomerang Bulletin is freely available. Please click on the front page image to download:              

Australian Champion 8th best Boomerang Thrower in Europe

Australian champion Grant Perry and father Roger Perry flew to Mallorca, Spain to compete in the 2015 European Boomerang Championships. Grant secured his reputation as one of the 10 best boomerang throwers in the world by finishing in 8th place after two days of competition, held over 29-30th June. His father finished in a very respectable 30th […]

Australian Champion 2015 Dave Richardson Reflects on his Win

Dave’s words provide an insight into what kind of mental preparation is needed for a professional boomerang thrower, and what thoughts “war about” in the mind before the start of a National Boomerang Competition: “I hadn’t thrown at all for perhaps six months, because of persistent back issues. I went out on the Wednesday before and […]

West Australian Boomerang Championship 2015 Results

Sunday 29th March 2015 has to go down in WA boomerang sporting history as providing the most favourable conditions for the days play, as past competitions have nearly always been ruined by impossible Perth winds. Everybody who participated enjoyed higher than average scores and what was most surprising was to see veteran sexagenarian Roger Perry fighting his way […]