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Lawry Plunkett Reserve

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Description

Couple steep caves and some quarried highballs.

Access issues inherited from New South Wales and ACT

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Approach

Park in Botanic Road. Caves are visible from the road.

Ethic inherited from North Shore

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Routes

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Arete on the right side of the bloc to the left of Lover's Tiff.

FA: Damien Alexander, 14 Jul 2011

Start as for Lover's Tiff but keep traversing left to top at the end of the cave.

As for Lovers Tiff but continue straight out to mantle out from the block.

Peter Jeavons

FA: Chris Webb Parsons, 2007

Out left as for "Lovers Tiff Left" but then traverse the lip right and finish up "Lovers Tiff". Harder than "Lovers Tiff Left" but not V9.

Located in Lawry Plunkett Reserve. Start on jug near the LHS of obvious cave, move to pockets and through roof to finish above the start. Really cool campus crux.

FA: Chris Webb Parsons, 2007

A.K.A. Lover's Tiff Direct. Go straight out the roof from the start jug and link into the end of Lover's Tiff. Morpho as anything. Probably harder than this if you can't span the first move?

Mattias Braach Maksvytis

FA: Mattias Braach-Maksvytis, Jun 2020

Climbed the left side of the bulb, left of the groove.

FA: Daniel da Silva, 1 Sep 2018

Stand start on the jug on the lip and mantle up the face to top out. Been done? Grade unknown.

FA: Fat Fab, 9 Sep 2018

Mantle.

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