Category Archives: Australian news

News from within Australia

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.

BAA Bulletin Issue 130 – February 2015

Issue 130 of the BAA Bulletin is now freely available. Click on the below link to download:

Australian Nationals 2015 – Lewis Park, Knoxfield Melbourne

Former Australian World Champion Rob Croll has arranged for the event to be played at Lewis Park, Knox Melbourne, Victoria and the dates of the competition will remain as stated in the BAA Bulletin – Saturday 21st to Sunday 22nd March 2015. Sunday will only be used should Saturday become unavailable due to bad weather. Unfortunately, Australian champion Grant […]

Grant Perry BAA champion again

Grant Perry has claimed his third straight overall Australian Championship. At Bob Blackburn Park in Perth in April, he finished ahead of Victorian Rob Croll and fellow West Australian Gary Mitchell. This followed team trials the day before, both being used to choose the two Australian teams to participate in next week’s World Cup (use […]

2016 Boomerang World Cup to be held in Cologne

It was announced in August 2014 by the IFBA (International Federation of Boomerang Associations) President, Gunter Moeller,  that the next Boomerang World Cup and Individuals World Championship will be held in Cologne, Germany in July or August 2016. The exact date of the venue is yet to be announced. It will be the 17th World […]

Grant Perry claims back-to-back Australian titles… and an Aussie record

Adelaide hosted the Nationals this past weekend, with throwers from Western Australia making the trip to compete in mostly near-perfect conditions. Grant placed in all six events on the way to a clear win from father Roger, with Rob Croll in third place overall. Rob Croll managed to equal the Australian Accuracy-100 record of 88 […]