FUNDRAISING AUCTION
NOW CLOSED

These items were kindly donated by our supporters and 100% of the proceeds go to the Anti-Poaching and Tracking Specialists.

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Seapod is a state-of-the art environmentally sensitive 2-bedroom beach holiday house perched neatly on the Southern headland of Sydney’s beautiful Avalon Beach.

Only meters from the beach and its quality surf breaks, a short stroll to vibrant Avalon village, and 50 minutes north of the city, Seapod is well positioned for those who want to enjoy a true beachside getaway within easy reach of the city and all that Sydney has to offer. 

FINAL BID: $1320
Juri megarrity
item 1: Seapod beachfront holiday house, 3 NIGHTS
item 3: VAN DIEMEN RISE 
BOUTIQUE WILDERNESS STAY, 3 NIGHTS

90 acres of dark forest, lofty views and rolling meadows overshadowed by a brooding mountain-scape. 
Out of the tree-line, a boutique cabin is worked into the fabric of the wilderness and walks the dangerous divide between hunting hideaway, industrial chic and unapologetic luxury.

FINAL BID: $1400
Paul whitten
ITEM 5: CANNINGS OUTDOOR POWER EQUIPMENT & ATRAES bundle

Cannings Outdoor Power Equipment and ATRAES have donated a massive climbing kit, including ropes, rope bag, a flipline and karabiners.

 

This auction item includes 135m of rope, and almost a complete refresh of your climbing kit. Plus, every cent goes to supporting anti-poaching rangers in Zimbabwe. 

 

100M YALE BANDIT climbing rope RRP $780

35M YALE BLUETONGUE spliced climbing rope RRP $394

BUCKINGHAM MODULAR ROPE BAG RRP $267

ROPE BAG BACKPACK ATTACHMENT RRP $87.20

ISC ALU WIZARD KARABINER X 4 RRP $215.60

YALE XTC FLIPLINE / TRIPLE-LOCKING HOOK RRP $185

FINAL BID: $1499
Adelina carnevale
item 7: Husqvarna Xplorer bundle

If you're heading to Zimbabwe to climb trees with anti-poaching rangers (or heading off on any other adventure!) you'll need to be well equipped, and this bundle covers all the bases. You'll get a complete change of clothes and all of the luggage you need to carry it as well...

Bundle includes:

XPLORER SHELL JACKET RRP $249
XPLORER FLEECE JACKET RRP $129
XPLORER LONG-SLEEVE SHIRT RRP $39.95
TROLLEY BAG (90L) RRP $169
XPLORER BACKPACK RRP $89
XPLORER DUFFLE BAG RRP $119
XPLORER INSULATED BOTTLE RRP $34.95
INSULATED FOOD CAN RRP $34.95
X3 Husqvarna Xplorer Caps (each RRP $27.95)
XPLORER BEANIE RRP $39.95

 

*Note that the men's range is pictured, but the winning bidder can choose their preferred items and sizes.

FINAL bid: $730
Juri Megarrity
item 9: Teufelberger bundle 2

Another massive trove of advanced climbing kit from our friends at Teufelberger, and a great way to update your gear bag and support a great cause at the same time. This auction item includes:

 

ROPE TARP RRP $67.50

MIGHTY MULE ROPE BAG 80L, with BUCKET MULESHOULDER STRAPS and WAIST BELT  RRP $620

TREE HAMMOCK RRP $75 

K1 KEEPER RRP $80

fimblSAVER 200cm RRP $219.95

multiANCHOR 6m RRP $153

FINAL BID: $510
Luke Chittick-o'hara
item 11: Teufelberger bundle 3

The third of our three Teufelberger bundles, this collection offers a great way to get a new climbing line and to update the rest of your climbing kit at the same time. And every cent is going to support the tree-climbing rangers in Zimbabwe!

 

 

ROPE TARP RRP $67.50

TREE HAMMOCK RRP $75 

K1 KEEPER RRP $80

drenaLINE 60m with spLIFE RRP $480

fimblSAVER 200cm RRP $219.95

WAY UP LIGHT Pants RRP $265

 

FINAL BID: $575
Andrew stovell
item 2: notch, Marlow and CSP kit 

Pretty much a full kit of climbing gear, ready to go in one massive auction item! Kindly donated by our friends at Notch EquipmentMarlow Ropes and CSP Distribution, there's pretty much everything you need for climbing, whether that's for pruning, tree dismantling, or to get away from the lions in Zimbabwe!

 

Just add karabiners and a climbing device of your choice, and you've got a complete kit, including harness, ropes, rope bags, lanyard, two throwlines and a helmet. This bundle has a retail value of almost $3,000, and every cent of your purchase will be going to support a great cause.

 

NOTCH SENTINEL HARNESS RRP $749

MARLOW VEGA 11.7mm SPLICED 60M RRP $515 

NOTCH PRO ACCESS BAG RRP $495

MARLOW GECKO 13mm SPLICED RRP $360

MARLOW DYNEEMA THROWLINE 60M x 2 RRP $130

NOTCH PRO 250 BAG RRP $85

JAMA SAFETY HELMET RRP $127

MARLOW WIRE CORE FLIPLINE 4M RRP $220

EZYID ISC MINI ROPE GRAB RRP $114.50

FINAL BID: $1500
tonino geracitano

There are hundreds of kilos of climbing gear on this page, and normally the winning bidders would be paying a hefty postage fee on top of the listed prices. 

 

But thanks to our friends at Arbor Industrial and TreeServe, you won't have to pay a cent for shipping or handling! 

 

Arbor Industrial stepped up to manage all of the handling, packing, labelling and shipping. And TreeServe chipped in to cover all of the postage costs for every item that isn't collected during the conference.  

 

Thanks to them both, every single cent of your bid goes right to where it belongs - the tree climbing rangers of Zimbabwe!

What about postage?
 
ITEM 4: Teufelberger Mega bundle

With a total retail value of nearly $2,000 there's everything you could possibly need for a tree climbing adventure - in Zimbabwe or anywhere else! Refresh your whole climbing kit, knowing that the dollars you spend are supporting a fantastic cause.

This mega bundle includes:

 

ROPE TARP RRP $67.50

MIGHTY MULE ROPE BAG 80L, with BUCKET MULESHOULDER STRAPS and WAIST BELT  RRP $620

K1 KEEPER RRP $80

drenaLINE 60m with spLIFE RRP $480

fimblSAVER 200cm RRP $219.95

multiANCHOR 6m RRP $153

WAY UP LIGHT Pants RRP $265

FINAL BID: $1300
Matt Barlow
ITEM 6: notch, Marlow and CSP kit 

Kindly donated to the auction by our friends at Notch EquipmentMarlow Ropes and CSP Distribution, this bundle features the limited edition Rope Runner Pro, fully CE certified. Along with the device you'll need a rope to run it on, so we've included 45m of Marlow's low-stretch EN1891 11.7mm VEGA climbing line, and enough extra climbing and safety gear to keep you up off the ground away from the lions... or to get the next tree job finished on Monday! 

 

Every cent of this auction goes to the rangers in Zimbabwe, so take the chance to set yourself up for work and support a good cause whilst you do so.

 

ROPE RUNNER PRO LIMITED EDITION GREEN RRP $625

MARLOW VEGA 11.7mm SPLICED 45M RRP $410 

JAMA SAFETY HELMET RRP $127

NOTCH PRO 250 BAG RRP $85

MARLOW DYNEEMA THROWLINE 60M x 2 RRP $130

MARLOW WIRE CORE FLIPLINE 4M RRP $220

EZYID ISC MINI ROPE GRAB RRP $114.50

FINAL BID: $900
Luke Chittick-o'hara
ITEM 8: stihl shop Osborne park kit

A lightweight new climbing saw, along with some important accessories! Our friends at Stihl Shop Osborne Park have dug deep to support the cause, contributing an MS194T chainsaw, chaps, Pro helmet kit and a STIHL smart connector! 

 

STIHL MS194T CHAINSAW RRP $799

PRO HELMET KIT RRP $135

FUNCTION PROTECT CHAPS $172

STIHL SMART CONNECTOR RRP $42

FINAL BID: $720
Matthew Gossip
item 10: ReEcoil bundle

This fantastic collection includes many of the most popular and innovative items designed and engineered by Reecoil right here in Australia. Win this bundle and all of your rope storage and tool lanyard needs will be sorted... and you'll be supporting a worthy cause with your purchase as well.

Bundle includes:


ROPE-BAG 28 RRP $174.95
ROPE-BAG 45 RRP  $229.95
FULL-REACH LANYARD RRP $69.95 
BIG-BOSS LANYARD RRP $74.95
DRILL-GRAB KIT RRP $96.95
GUN METAL TUBE SCARF RRP $14.95

FINAL bid: $750
ged reynolds
item 13: Marlow & CSP distribution kit

A low stretch, spliced modern climbing rope, a 50 metre rigging line and a climbing helmet designed right here in Australia... a big thank you to our friends at Marlow Ropes and CSP Distribution for donating these items and helping to support an important cause. You can help too, by bidding on this kit and sending your purchase dollars to help the tree-climbing rangers of Zimbabwe!

 

MARLOW VEGA 11.7mm SPLICED 45M RRP $410 

MARLOW DRACO 14mm RIGGING LINE 50M RRP $285

JAMA SAFETY HELMET RRP $127 

FINAL BID: $380
tree maintenance & removal
item 15: sip protection gecko trousers and jacket set 

Upgrade your wardrobe with a pair of SIP Gecko trousers in burgundy red, and SIP's brand-new Tundra jacket in dragonfly blue! 

 

The winner of this auction can choose their trouser and jacket sizes, knowing that they're getting a great pair of trousers, a flash new jacket, and supporting a good cause as they do so. A big thank you to our friends at SIP Protection for their support of this fundraising initiative.

 

SIP GECKO TROUSERS RRP $369

SIP TUNDRA JACKET RRP $269

FINAL BID: $450
Maja Blasch
item 17: sip protection tracker rip stop trousers

Better experience the action wearing SIP's Tracker trousers! They are perfect for all sorts of adventures, including tracking rhino on foot through the Mopane scrub…The full ripstop and waterproof Tektor reinforcements keep you dry and comfortable and has an extremely high wear and tear resistance in every circumstance. 

 

The winner of this auction can choose their trouser size, confident in the knowledge that every cent of their purchase is going to support a good cause.

 

SIP TRACKER TROUSERS RRP $399

FINAL BID: $400
Paul whitten
item 12: Marlow & CSP Distribution kit

Kindly donated to the auction by our friends at Marlow Ropes and CSP Distribution, this bundle includes a fantastic range of climbing gear to help kit you out for the week ahead, or to keep you nice and high in a baobab over the African plains!

 

And a reminder before you bid, that every cent of this auction goes to the rangers in Zimbabwe, so you're not just getting a fantastic deal you're also supporting a fantastic cause.

 

MARLOW VEGA 11.7mm SPLICED 45M RRP $410 

JAMA SAFETY HELMET WITH VISOR RRP $193 

MARLOW DYNEEMA THROWLINE 60M x 1 RRP $65

MARLOW WIRE CORE FLIPLINE 3M RRP $210

EZYID ISC MINI ROPE GRAB RRP $114.50

FINAL BID: $400
Michael jelly
item 14: Marlow and CSP distribution kit

Another great bundle of items from our friends at Marlow Ropes and CSP Distribution this bundle includes a great range of modern climbing ropes and gear.

 

Whether you're an experienced climber updating your kit, or a new climber just starting out, you can bid with confidence knowing that your dollars are going straight to support the rangers in Zimbabwe.

 

MARLOW VEGA 11.7mm SPLICED 45M RRP $410 

JAMA SAFETY HELMET WITH VISOR RRP $193 

MARLOW DYNEEMA THROWLINE 60M x 1 RRP $65

MARLOW WIRE CORE FLIPLINE 3M RRP $210

EZYID ISC MINI ROPE GRAB RRP $114.50

FINAL bid: $380
Doug Murphy
 item 16: protos integral helmet

The Protos helmets have taken the arb world by storm, with their integrated ear and face protection and range of class-leading features.

 

Our friends at Treetools have kindly donated one Neon/Red Protos Integral helmet (RRP $525), so bid on this item to replace your current helmet and support a valuable cause in the process!

FINAL BID: $560
grant woodcock 
item 19: Petzl / spelean kit

A great bundle of kit, kindly donated by our friends at Petzl and Spelean. With a knee ascender kit, foot ascender, helmet and rope bag... you'll be well set for a night in the African baobabs or a day at work in the Australian canopy!

 

KNEE ASCENT LOOP KIT  RRP $320.00

PANTIN RIGHT RRP $140.95

VERTEX VENT – orange RRP $179.95

35L BUCKET BAG – red  RRP $137.95

This bundle also includes a black Petzl tee shirt, black cap, some stickers and a shoulder tote bag... more images to come!

FINAL BID: $550
arna love 
item 21: Sea to summit kit

Set yourself up for a night under the stars with this cool collection of camping kit from our friends at Sea to Summit.

 

A head torch for you, another one for your partner! Plus a lantern that mimics natural light and the prospect of coffee in the morning with a JetBoil personal stove... 

 

JETBOIL FLASH personal cooking system RRP $239

BIOLITE ALPENGLOW 500 lantern RRP $149.99

BLACK DIAMOND STORM 500 headlamp RRP $139.99

BLACK DIAMOND STORM 400 headlamp RRP $99.99


 

FINAL BID: $310
Vanessa Carson
item 18: Marlow & CSp distribution kit

Get ready for the big trees with a 60m rigging line from Marlow Ropes and a new climbing helmet from CSP Distribution. With a minimum breaking strength of 3,590KG you'll have enough rope strength to lift up a rhino (average weight of a male white rhino = 2,300KG) if you ever need to! 

 

MARLOW DRACO 12mm RIGGING LINE 60M RRP $354

JAMA SAFETY HELMET RRP $127 

FINAL BID: $301
stan pennors
item 20: clogger Trouser set

Suit up your whole crew with three awesome pairs of chainsaw pants from our friends at Clogger.

 

Two pairs of their brand new Gen2 Defender Pro chainsaw pants - which are not actually released until the end of July - so you'll be first in best dressed once they hit Australia*! It will be the lightest and toughest pant Clogger have ever made.

 
And for the climber on the crew, a pair of Clogger's famous Zero Gen 2s.

 

2 x GEN2 DEFENDER PRO RRP  TBC 

1 x GEN2 ZERO RRP $440

 

* These pants are due for Australian release in July - so bid now and get them fresh off the press as soon as they hit the shops!

FINAL BID: $950 
tree maintenance & removal

Our auction will be held at the 2022 Arboricultural Conference in Queensland. Come and make an in-person bid at our trade show stall from May 22-24. For those who would like to make an online bid, please send us an email by following the link under each specific item. We will be accepting online bids (in increments of $10 or higher) from 9am Monday 9th May to 3pm Tuesday 24th. Bids will be updated regularly on our website. Over the course of the trade show, bids will be updated during business hours on an hourly basis. The highest bidder for each item will be notified of their winnings on Wednesday 25th May via email. Items can be collected in-person or shipped locally or interstate thanks to our friends at TreeServe and arbor industrial. If we are unable to contact the highest bidder within 7 days of the auction, the item will go to the next highest bidder.