Historical acknowledgements: BMLC Manual
The Bushwalking and Mountaincraft Training Advisory Board (BMTAB) last published the last printed version of the Bushwalking and Ski Touring Leadership Manual in Victoria in 2000 (3rd edition ISBN 0 7311 8135 2)
The third edition was produced by an editorial committee consisting of Vanessa Reynolds, (Convener), Monica Chapman, Rod Lingard, Stephen Manders and Julia Trenchard-Smith.
The outdoor training courses established and provided by the Bushwalking and Mountaincraft Training Advisory Board since 1969 have influenced outdoor participation by many people throughout Australia. Through raising leadership standards they have enhanced trip enjoyment, increased safety and reduced the costs to the community of search and rescue operations.
The following people contributed to the Bushwalking and Ski Touring Leadership Manual: Colin Abbott, Greg Barras, Jennifer Brookes, David Burnett, Neville Byrne, Bronwen Campbell, Terry Cerini, John Chapman, Monica Chapman, Geoff Durham, Mark Francis, Ron Frederick, Jose Garcia, Rob Gatt, Gary Gibson, Sue Harris, Allan Hassell, Marg Hayes, Rik Head, Mike Heffernan, Peter Holmes, Andrew Kelly, Tony Kerr, Rod Lingard, Shirley McInnes, Ross McKinnon, Stephen Manders, Bob Manks, Euan Moore, Elaine Murphy, Mark Newnham, Joanna O’Brien, John Retchford, Chris Reynolds, Vanessa Reynolds, David Rimmer, Pam Scott, Jeff Swan, Julia Trenchard-Smith, Ian Veitch, Bruce Wharrie, Peter Martin.
The following people contributed photographs for the last printed edition of the Bushwalking and Ski Touring Leadership Manual: Neville Byrne, John Chapman, Monica Chapman, Mark Jaffrey, Stephen Lake, Rod Lingard, Steven Lingard, Bev Manders, Stephen Manders, Bob Manks, People Outdoors Collection, Chris Reynolds, Vanessa Reynolds, Fiona Tweedie, John van Gemert.