Dope, sharp Cave. See QBGuidebook due 2021.

Access issues inherited from White Rock Conservation Area

Be aware that there is a rare plant that calls the boulders we climb home. It is in our interest to accommodate it. More details can be found on the ACAQ web site:


50mins follow the white rock main track towards White Rock proper, but turn left for a big walk down the lush valley then turn left off the trail .

You can use the Google Maps walking directions to find your way until a more detailed approach is written.

Ethic inherited from White Rock Conservation Area

Redbank is home to some extremely rare plants that call the top of some of our boulders home. If there are logs defining top outs please respect these and avoid trampling anything that isn't grass. For more information check out .

Be mindful of other users, don't leave rubbish or disturb any vegetation. Stick to the established tracks where possible. Do not use steel wire brushes as these will take away the holds.




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Sit start as for NC on the left side looking out of the cave. Blast along the lip on the left to a stopper Steep Crux. Top out on buckets above next to the small tree. The only line that can escape the cave

Sit-start on the left side of the cave looking outside- on obvious flat jugs. Move across the low line of jugs into a drop down move onto a shelf. Traverse across untill linking up into ROT.

FA: JSBC, Jul 2020

FA: Glen Eaton, Jul 2012

Start in the middle of the lip on two jugs and a very high R Heel. Crank up and climb the steep ledges to finish on the highest jug in the roof above.

FA: Glen eaton, 2012

Start just to left of the Cherry Ripper start (when facing the back of the cave), with both hands and right heel in a jug. Traverse left onto the shelves and finish as for Rats of Tobruk.

FA: Cameron H

FA: David Jefferson, Jul 2020

Sit-start in the middle back of the wall on the obvious jug rail. Take the nice middle line, blasting off to an oblivion of cave tricks. Remember your sequence or find yourself laying on the mats. Finish on the highest jug in the roof over the other side.

FA: Angus Davidson, 2020

Alt-start to RAN, sit starting 3m’s to the left (looking at the back of the cave) on obvious rail. Climb the enjoyable long flake which joins into- what most consider- RAN’s crux.

FA: JSBC, Jul 2020

Climb RAN, at the finish jug climb down onto the big shelf, blast left and then absolutely gun out of the cave through the project on the left side of the lip. V10?

Squat start. Both hands on low juggy underclings. Feet on anything raised off the floor. That is, don't put your feet on the flat shelf at the base, but anything raised above (e.g. the prominent bumps) is good. Move up and out of the cave. Potentially requires classic gymnastic movement to send. Or perhaps someone will break that beta.

Set: JM, 25 Sep

Sit or squat start low on right side of cave looking in. Traverse up the lip till just before the tree and top out being sure not to disturb the vegetation in the case the rare plant resides there.

Set: JM, 25 Sep


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