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Kwortzkliff is on the lower tier below Slash Wall.

Access issues inherited from Point Perpendicular

Point Perp is located within a Navy Weapons Range. It is generally open during weekends and NSW school holidays though it is best to ring the rangers (02 4448 3411) to check first.

Descent notes

It is safest to abseil in from the top of Slash Wall. You can also scramble down a couple of dodgy gullies at the right hand end - NOT recommended.

Ethic inherited from Point Perpendicular

Point Perp is predominantly a trad crag. There has been more bolting recently but this is a particularly contentious topic. A lot of the bolts are the traditional Aussie carrot and it would be a good idea to have at least half a dozen keyhole hangers before going to the Point for the first time.

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The following routes are at the left hand end of the cliff. Routes described left to right looking in.

The overhanging arete with a rooflet on the left side. Start at the blocks on the ledge. Climb the right side of the arete.

FA: Robert Dun & Ivan Valenta, 18 Dec 2010

Mini wall with the descent station of Raptures Wall on it's far left side. The obvious crack on the right hand side of the wall.

The following routes are one bay back right.

Bay to the left of Snitches. Left hand crack and wall. Exit left onto slash Wall ledge.

Up through the cheese following the slight hanging flake. Trend right at half height or when you can be bothered. To bolts set back from the lip to avoid the bash through the spider infested jungle.

The next bay to the right. Left hand wall is Snitches.

Short pumpy overhanging arete.. Great gymnastic moves on really good rock

FA: Rick Phillips

Long reaches to good ledges. Trend right. Exit with care into bush above. 2 bolts over the lip to access or lower from.

FA: Matt Tranter, 7 Apr

3 bays back right. Identified by the great rock and the large Banksia Tree growing in the middle of the bay.

Start at the clean slotted wall just left of the Banksia. Straight up the wall.

FA: Ian Brown & Peter Blunt, 1993

Start in the middle of the Banksia. Straight up wall to tricky exit.

FA: Ian Brown & Peter Blunt, 1993

Start at the crack on the right end of the wall. Climb the arete with a tricky move at the top.

FA: Ian Brown & Peter Blunt, 1993


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