Club badges

 Club emblems

Traditionally, many bushwalking clubs produced a club badge embroidered with their emblem. This badge was proudly displayed on members’ backpacks. Today, fewer and fewer clubs observe the tradition. Scroll down to see a selection of these badges.

Bushwalkers Search and Rescue NSW

The forerunner of Bushwalkers Wilderness Rescue Squad (BWRS) – now known as NSW SES Bush Search and Rescue (BSAR). It was also known as The Search & Rescue Section of the NSW Federation (later Confederation of Bushwalking Clubs of NSW).


Bushwalkers Wilderness Rescue Squad – BWRS





Bush Search and Rescue NSW





Bankstown Bushwalking and Social Club





Canberra Bushwalking Club





Catholic Bushwalking Club





Coast and Mountain Walkers





The Kameruka Bushwalking Club (KBC)

(The Kameruka Bushwalking Club no longer exists)



Mt Druitt Bushwalking Club





Nepean Bushwalking Club



Newcastle Bushwalking Club




The Rucksack Club of Sydney

The Rucksack Club of Sydney existed from 1936 to the 1970s




Scripture Union Bushwalkers

(now known as Sydney Christian Bushwalkers)




Shoalhaven Bushwalkers





Springwood Bushwalking Club



St George Bushwalking Club


Sutherland Bushwalking Club





Sydney Bushwalkers





Sydney Technical College Bushwalking Club (1945-1951)




Sydney University Bushwalking Club




The Bush Club





Tumut and District Bushwalkers




Yarrawood Bushwalking Club





YMCA Hobnails (1952-1970)




YMCA Ramblers