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Description

Bouldering on the headland by the ocean. Bellissimo!

Still a lot of potential. If you have an addition please add it.

Tide dependent. Best to go at low tide.

Please be aware that people have been injured when rock has come loose while they have been climbing on the headlands before. Try to stay within a comfortable fall zone on solid rock if you are climbing here. We care about you, so try not to get hurt.

Crag is listed left to right looking at the wall. If adding climbs please order it in this fashion.

Access issues

Point Cartwright is a very popular walking track so be mindful of those around you, and how your actions may affect the perceptions of the climbing community as a whole. Please limit your use of chalk, clean up after yourselves, be mindful of your noise levels and whatever you do don't fall on someone else's dog.

Approach

Park at the Point Cartwright carpark, and walk down the stairs to the headland.

Where to stay

The Sunshine Coast is a tourist hot spot. Use some google-fu and you'll find some form of accommodation.

History

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No known history. If anybody has any info please let us know.

Routes

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Grade Route

Sit start in big undercling 10 mtrs left (east) of Breaching Whale. Mantle onto the ledge.

Start two hand in crack above Egyptian Undertow, move right staying below breaching whale, around arete and go up and over, finishing on top of Breaching whale. Not sure on grade, could be easier could be harder.

Low Traverse. Sit start as for Breaching Whale and head left swinging on some chicken heads and crimps until you can bust into the scoop then stand/ sit on your sandy throne. Stay below the orange streak at around head height. If you're using any holds above the undercling in the roof you've probably gone too high.

*Finish position is out of frame on the current topo. Will need to be updated.

Sit start on shelf right of roof. Use the undercling in the roof to go straight to the jug. Rejoice by slapping your tail.

Sit start left of Solid Starfish. Left hand side pull, right hand sloper or undercling. move straight upward using thumb catches that turn into under clings once you're in a better position, move right to top out above the Clam climbs.

Set: 4 May

Sit start left of Flakey Clam, each hand on either side of the break in the rail. First move is RH to 3 finger pocket, slapping straight upwards to more slimps (slopey crimps), Mantle out to finish.

FA: James Hembury, 4 May

sit/lay start with both hands on good ledge with high feet. Go straight up using small slimps (sloper crimps). mantle to finish

FA: James Hembury, 4 May

Sit start LH pinch RH crimpy rail. RH to sloper move up without using jugs above Flakey Clam.

Set: Tsevi Leib & James Hembury, 4 May

Crouch start with left hand on horn and right in pocket, moving up and then traversing left to the slab and scuttle along for a no hands finish.

FA: Oscar Bassi, 13 Sep 2020

Start with both hands in the left side of the big crack. Work your way to the right. Climb up the sandy spine to finish matched on jug.

Sit start, left hand on good edge and right hand on crimp. Moving up under the horn. Then moving right of the horn to the top jug to finish.

FA: Oscar Bassi, 13 Sep 2020

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