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Description

Amphitheatre of free standing boulders. Note: some boulders are sitting in the creek and may not be possible to climb.

Access issues inherited from Flat Rock

Around the dam is all on Council land. Please note that as you get downstream of around the pipeline, it turns in to private land.

Approach

Follow the right track past the shed and continue downstream until you reach the amphitheatre.

Ethic inherited from Flat Rock

No chipping/comfortising/drilling/enhancing. Whatever you want to call it, don't do it.

Clean off excess chalk. Including ALL tick marks!

Please respect a line if it is marked as a Closed Project. There are only a couple that are either routes or highballs. Other than that, go nuts.

Clean up ALL your rubbish.Yes, this includes cigarette butts and finger tape. Yes, there is already junk around the place, its Nowra, what do you expect? Don't add to it!

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Routes

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Lowball. Laying start on shelf. Move around the nose to top out.

FA: Jack Folkes, 14 Feb 2014

Stand/hanging start on the horn/jug. Campus (or foot on) straight up to top out. Both blocks on the ground are NOT in!

FA: Jack Folkes, 8 Mar 2014

Stand/hanging start on the slopey shelf. Traverse left and in to the hanging start of Caesar's Laurels. Both blocks on the ground are NOT in!

FA: Jack Folkes, 8 Mar 2014

Sit start on nose, traverse right before mantle.

FA: Holger, 8 Mar 2014

V5ish.

Sit start on the hueco. Move straight up to top out.

FA: Jack Folkes, 14 Feb 2014

V9ish.

V11ish.

V8ish.

Start as for Black Heart. Traverse left and up via crimps to top out. V5 if you use the sloper. V6 if you don't. Much crimpier without.

FA: Holger Weichart, 8 Mar 2014

Start as for Black Heart. Traverse left and up via crimps and a RH sloper to top out. V6 if you don't use the sloper. Much crimpier without.

FA: Jack Folkes, 8 Mar 2014

Sit start on two diagonal holds. Move out left and then powerfully up to top out.

FA: Will Watkins, 13 Feb 2014

Start as for Black Heart. Press out right and up to top out.

FA: Will Watkins, 13 Feb 2014

Start as for Gout, traverse right to top out right of Vespasian.

FA: Liam Sansour, 7 Oct 2014

Wide stand start on big side pulls, move straight up the scoop to top out.

FA: Jack Folkes, 14 Feb 2014

Sit start on the crimp rail. Head left out of the cave and traverse left into Vespasian.

FA: Liam Sansour, 23 Sep 2014

Titus into Liam finish.

FA: Jack Folkes, 25 Jul 2018

Sit start on the rail. Big moves up the steep wall to top out the hole.

FA: Jack Folkes, 30 May 2020

Large bloc opposite the 'Black Heart' boulder. Sit start on the far left of the boulder, some big moves rightward to gain the slopey shelf, before traversing the whole way round to walk off right.

FA: Brett H, 22 Aug 2015

Sit start on sloper. Traverse right around the boulder and then top out before you reach the arete of The Circus. The top of boulder is not in. 6m traverse.

FA: Liam Sansour, 24 Sep 2014

Sit start on crimp. Move out left to sloper then up and top out.

FA: Jack Folkes, 22 Sep 2014

Sit start on crimp. Big move right to sloper then keep moving up and right to top out.

FA: Liam Sansour, 23 Sep 2014

Wide sit start. Up the arete and top. Burly compression.

FA: Jack Folkes, 13 Jun 2015

Stand start to easy top out.

FA: Inga Weichart, 8 Mar 2014

Sit start on the slimpy rail. Big press into Et Tu Brute.

FA: Brett H, 22 Aug 2015

Sit start on arete. Climb straight up to top out.

FA: Jack Folkes, 22 Sep 2014

Sit start and climb the arete to top out.

FA: Jack Folkes, 19 Feb 2014

Sit start in the round hole on a LH sloper and RH crimp on the lip. Move straight up following the vague crack.

FA: Yianni Barthelmess, 10 Feb 2014

And so it begins... The very first problem of the new crag... Sit start in the round hole on a LH sloper and RH crimp on the lip. Move right along the lip to the blunt nose, then move up through the break to top out. Abit eliminate, the jug directly above the good pebble is out, you can only use the break to the right in the small scoop.

FA: Yianni Barthelmess, 10 Feb 2014

Sit/laying start on sloper rail. Move straight up via slopers and slopey pockets.

FA: Jack Folkes, 10 Feb 2014

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