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Rock Climbing in Blackwall Reach, Perth, Western Australia Australia

Best Period:
From September to May
Skill Level:
All Climbers
Perth is the capital city of Western Australia, located on the Swan River. The climate here is classified as Mediterranean, with hot and dry summers and cool and wet winters. Immerse yourself in the unique combination of stunning natural surroundings, beautiful beaches with clear waters, greenery park-lands and outstanding city architecture that attract visitors all year long.

Blackwall Reach is undoubtedly one of the the best outdoor training locations in the capital city. It lies on the Swan River and offers the opportunity for climbing up to 7 m/22.9 ft height on steep and overhanging limestone cliffs. But that is not all, the most challenging route is the 3 m/9.8 ft height roof, that starts in the cave.

In addition, the easiest line through the roof, which called Splashdown, is classified as grade 18. Blackwall Reach is suitable for beginners and more experienced climbers alike. Furthermore, the ideal period for rock climbing is from September to May. Last but not least, a fall from almost anywhere on this limestone cliff will land you in river. Note to be careful of jellyfish and submerged rocks.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Perth
16.1km/10.7mi, 22mins
Head south on William St / State Route 53 toward Wesley Arcade. Continue to Riverside Drive / State Route 5. Take exit Freeway S / State Route 2 to the right to Stirling Highway / Freeway (South). Enter the Kwinana Freeway / State Route 2. Take exit State Route 6/Canning Highway. Turn right on Canning Hwy / State Route 6. Slight right to Preston Point Rd. Go through 1 roundabout. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit towards Point Walter Rd. Continue to Honour Ave
BY AIR
Perth Airport,
26.6km/16.9miles 35mins drive
BY TRAIN

Traveling between the Indian and Pacific oceans for over 40 years, this is truly one of the world’s great train journeys.

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BOOKING REQUEST
Rafting & Outdoor activities, Queensland
/ Australia, Queensland, Tully River

Summer/Autumn 2016-2017

Asia/Oceania

December – AUSTRALIA

River Rafting Tour Class III / IV / V & outdoor experiences on Tully River.

Not an expedition. 21 Days – air travel not included.

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