About The Australian Camps Association
Since 1983, the ACA has been helping the Australian Community to engage with the outdoors and experience the benefits of camps and adventure activities.
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Encouraging excellence in the provision of the outdoor experience
The Australian Camps Association is recognised as the national peak body for residential camps and outdoor activity providers in Australia.
We believe that through participating in the temporary community we call 'camp', youth and adult citizens of Australia will enhance their lives individually and collectively. Membership is open to individuals and organisations.
- To increase participation by Australians in Camps and Adventure Activities.
- To strive to improve the quality of, and outcomes from, the camp and adventure activity experience.
- To improve the management of the risks inherent in camps and adventure activities.
- To have high standards of governance and be a financially well managed organisation
Vision Statement for ACA:
'More people outdoors more often'.
Mission Statement for ACA:
As a national body, the ACA will work collaboratively and innovatively to develop and support camping and the outdoor sector. We will promote the community benefits of the camping and outdoor experience.
Read about the member benefits of the Australian Camps Association.