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Summary

A major destination south of Sydney, centered mostly on the popular single pitch sport crags of Nowra and the epic sea cliffs of Point Perpendicular.

Description

This is sandstone country. This is a large area with numerous crags. Up north you have the popular Mt Kiera above Wollongong and the jungle adventures at Scarface and Coalcliff. Further south are the basalt quarrys at Bombo. The best climbing in the area however is around Nowra where sport climbing rules and convenience is key. Thousands of routes near shops, swimming and coffee. If you want to scare yourself then don't miss the world class sea cliffs of Point Perpendicular.

Where to stay

Nowra and Wollongong have good caravan parks.

Ethic

Lots of bolts in this region. Most development has been done after the 1980s.

Areas

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Style
Routes
Ticks
Height
Grades
Appin Crag
20
20
360
5,097
13m
129
Kiama Area
10
15
4m
8
Nowra Crag
 Sport climbing,  Bouldering and other styles
1,186
40.5k
13m
167
689
5,080
26m
27
45
30
3m
22
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