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News from within Australia

West Australian Competition 2017 Results (part 1)

Unfortunately, with Perth being one of the windiest coastal cities in the world, throwers arrived to the field Sunday 26th March to find winds soaring across Southern River fields at 35km/h, such as what they endured at last years Nationals event on the same field. It was decided only two events would be played (Accuracy […]

Brian Kemp

For those who knew Brian, the BAA wishes to advise that Brian has sadly passed away after battling with cancer. Brian was not well known outside of Australia but well known inside for making art boomerangs, which demonstrated a remarkable hand for fine detail paint work on his boomerangs. The BAA sends condolences to Brian’s […]

BAA Special Edition Bulletin Issue 134 January 2017 – Kiel World Cup in Photos

This special edition bulletin looks back at the Boomerang World Cup held in Kiel, Germany in July 2016. In it you will see some of the most exciting collection of action and people photographs, which were shortlisted from an enormous set of over 17000 still photographs that the World Cup official photographer Stanislaus Plewinski had […]

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…

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 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 State Championship 2015 – venue change

The annual West Australian State Championship was cancelled Sunday 15th March due to extremely strong winds. Despite the 30km/h plus winds, competitors decided to use the day as preparation and congratulations to Nick Pritchard for battling it out and coming 1st! The new date for the competition is set for Sunday 29th March. Arrive at 9am for […]

Night Show Perth

A spectacular boomerang night show will be held at Southern River, Gay Road, 18th April 2015 from 5.30pm with the show starting at 7pm or when dark. Attendance is free. Children welcome but must be accompanied by adult. Email info@rangsboomerangs.com.au for more information.