New private hire rates (from 1 June)

These rates are for private trips. Gear hire for club trips incurs different rates.

These rates apply from 1 June.

Please note there are some restrictions on private gear hire:
Club trips get priority
No rope hire
No EPIRB hire

All hire will incur a deposit (which is given below) regardless of whether or not it is for use on a club or private trip.

Items available Fee Deposit

Rain jackets $10 $20

Backpack $10 $20

Tarps $10 $20

Snow tents $20 $40

Bushwalking tents $20 $40

Car camping tents $10 $20

Sleeping bags $10 $20

Stoves $10 $20

Bike panniers and rack $10 $20

Car Bike Rack $10 $20

Climbing Rack up to $30 up to $60

Climbing or canyoning harness and belay device $10 $20

Skis, Boots and Poles $30 $60

Skis only $20 $40

Ski boots only $20 $40

Mntneering outfit (complete) $30 $60

Mntneering boots $20 $50

Crampons $10 $20

Ice axe $10 $20

Ice hammer $10 $20

Snow pro (eg. screws) $10 $20

Snowshoes $20 $40

Snow shovel $10 $20

Food dehydrator $10 $20

Books/magazines Free $20

Helmet $10 $20

Avalanche transeivers (pair) $30 $60

Water purifier $10 $20

Radios (pair) $10 $20

Bike lights $10 $20

Bouldering mat $20 $40

GPS $10 $20

Rechargeable Batteries and Charger Free $20

The hire rate and deposit are determined by adding the cost of the individual items, with a cap of $60 being applied for weekly private hire fees, and a cap of $120 for deposits.

Rates are negotiable with the gear store officers for hires longer than a week.