WARNING: DISCLAIMER

Climbing is a sport where you may be seriously injured or die.

Do not rely on anything you read on the pages of this website as the information could be inaccurate, misinformed, misleading, out of date, an opinion only or just plain wrong. The WVCC takes no responsibility for any loss or damage howsoever arising out of the use of information contained on this website.

Read the full disclaimer before you use any information from this website.

Full Disclaimer:

The Western Victorian Rockclimbing Club (WVCC) are a group of recreational rock climbers. Some of its members have climbed for many years but others are very new to the sport and are inexperienced. The purpose of the group is to provide opportunities for people with an interest in rock climbing to meet and go rock climbing together.

Members of the WVCC and the editors of this website are not rock climbing experts or qualified in any way to give advice or instruction about any aspect of the sport of rock climbing or abseiling.

The information contained in this website is not necessarily the opinion of the editor of this website or all or even any members of the WVCC. Where an opinion is expressed it is expressed as an opinion of the author of the material only and by publishing it on this website it is not necessarily endorsed by the WVCC. By contributing information to this website, the contributor agrees to indemnify the WVCC and the editor of this website for any loss arising from the use of that information or from any defamation or slander.

The WVCC makes no claim that the information on this website is accurate or suitable for any purpose either stated or implied. The WVCC takes no responsibility for any loss or damage howsoever arising out of the use of information contained on this website.

YOU SHOULD NOT RELY on anything you read on this website. The information could be:

  • wrong
  • misleading
  • a lie
  • inaccurate
  • incomplete; or
  • out of date.
  • In addition the information on this website might not be suitable for you or your needs because it is not appropriate for:

  • your level of understanding about the sport
  • your level of rock climbing experience or skill
  • the route you want to climb
  • the area/s you want to climb in
  • the equipment you are using; or
  • the people you are climbing with.
  • If you choose to rely on any information you have read on this website (despite our warning) then you do so at your own risk and in doing so you agree to indemnify the editor of this website and the WVCC and its members for any injury, loss or damage arising in any way whatsoever to you or to any third party out of such use.

    IF YOU WANT INFORMATION OR ADVICE about rock climbing you should:

  • read widely on the topic
  • talk to climbing experts
  • obtain instruction from or do a course with a qualified climbing instructor; and
  • talk to and buy your equipment from a reputable supplier.