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Australian Adventure Activity Standard (AAAS)

In 2015, Outdoors Victoria undertook the lead secretariat role in the development of the new Australian Adventure Activity Standard and Good Practice Guide. Prior to 2015, each State (NSW, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA) maintained their own State Adventure Activity Standards (State AAS).

Outdoors Victoria’s CEO, Andrew Knight and previous CEO, Chuck Berger acted as Steering Committee Chair, whilst Murray Irwin, Policy Coordinator with Outdoors Victoria, was the project manager and secretariat for the Steering Committee and all of the Technical Working Groups.

Read more on the project history