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Information; Rockclimbing Around Adelaide, P. Badenoch, L. Adams 2011.

Access issues

Vehicle entry fee $10 to enter Pirra Wirra Recreation Area.


Collect a park map at the entrance. Park at Knob Lookout, walk down the Quarry Track until you hit the South Para River, then left 200m downstream.


Minimise use of chalk. Leave no rubbish.


View timeline of historical ascents

Discovery by Nick Neagle.


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16 * S.W.A.T Trad 11m

The corner R of NNN to the second ledge. Step L and climb the middle of the wall.

FA: Wayne Carrol & Neil Teasdale, 1988


The steep offwidth crack on the L of the small wall up and L of the main wall. Finish up the arete

FA: Nick Neagle, 1997

13 Love Nest Trad 11m

Continue up the corner to the L leaning crack.

FA: Wayne Carroll, Neil Teasdale & Michael Dempsey, 1988

20 Swoop Trad 18m

Traverse R. Starting 2m R of S.W.A.T, layback to begin.

FA: Nick Neagle & Neil Teasdale, 1989

18 * Head Hunter Trad 15m

The crack just left of the main wall, finish up the arete.

FA: Nick Neagle & Neil Teasdale, 1988

24 * Wings of Desire Trad 15m

The L leaning crack in the centre of the main wall, follow the curving crack.

FA: Nick Neagle, 1988

18 ** Falcon Eddy Trad 15m

Start in the little corner at the far R of the main wall. Climb onto the ledge with the boulder, then follow 2m R of WOD

FA: Nick Neagle, Neil Teasdale, Wayne Carroll & Damian Barrett, 1988

14 Strike Force Trad 14m

The full R arete (don't step left towards FE)

FA: Wayne Carrol & Neil Teasdale, 1988


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