Point Perpendicular

Climbs 500 – Rocktype Sandstone (hard) – Altitude 90m a.s.l – Faces SE

Crag features
Sandstone sea cliff accessed from abseil only. Mostly ledge belays but some hanging belays. Reasonable exposure. Rock varies from hard pocketed sandstone to chossy rubbish sandstone (usually lower down).

Access notes
Drive out to lighthouse on the Beecroft Peninsula. The peninsula is also a Naval bombing range so check with ranger station if climbing midweek. Area is on the coast east of Nowra.

Guidebooks
Point Perpendicular: a climber's guide to the Beecroft Peninsula (2011)

Climbs at this crag

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  Climb nameGrade
1Search of the Perfect Grogan4
2Body Noises15
3Great White Shark16
4Bird of Omen17
5Massacre at the Discotheque19
6Smash and Grab16
7Micron10
8Gushing Blood19
9Split Membranes24
10Joyboys20
11Give Yourself a Kiss16
12Cannon Fodder16
13Horn Blown18
14Blown Horn18
15Hornblower15
16Piper at the Gates of Dawn18 ***
17The Boux Sensation21
18Piper Corner12
19Beebop16
20Steel City Blues9
21First Mate13
22Elspeth14
23The Deeps19 ***
24The Deeps Direct Finish16
25Stormfront16
26Banksia Corner13
27Bushido19
28Rohanda16
29Against the Wind18
30Starboard Tack15
31Midnight Oil18
32Landlubber17
33Scarier Than Bronte21
34Avoiding Flora15
35Gasping for Breath17
36Hello Dolly18
37Farewell Angelina18
38Aeolus15
39Snickers Ahoy24
40Cast Adrift23
41Dry Reaching19
42Dracophyllum Corner9
43Urban Spaceman14
44Over the Yardarm14
45Bombs Away16
46Sympatico16
47Ground Swell16
48Mixed Platter7
49Peabody20
50Lobster Pot7
51Boiled Lobster10
52Lobster Legs7
53Sea Legs12
54Snorkel15
55Bluebeard17
56Emotional Hooligan25
57Things that go Pop26
58Itchy and Scratchy25
59The Jaws of Death19
60Sticky Moments26
61Hungry Heart19
62Lithium18
63Lemon Sorbet19 **
64Wobbegong wobbles16
65Little Red Riding Hood17
66Women And Childreen First15
67Impact Zone15
68Man overboard16
69Montezuma18 *
70Icebird19 *
71Walk the Plank24 **
72Grey Mist17 ***
73Drunk & Disorderly19 **
74Hot to Trot22 **
75Halfway House21 *
76Blowing in the Wind21
77Drunk and Disorderly19 ***
78Rock the Clock22 **
79Slash14
80Plunder14
81Just For Fun6 *
82For A Giggle13 *
83Sneaker12
84Lizard Ramp4
85Penguin6 *
86Dogfish6
87Gopher Writ16
88Burn15 *
89Second Degree Burn17
90Werner Burner20 **
91Rex Hunt's Love Child21 ***
92Bad Luck Streak20 **
93Turning of the Tide22 **
94Australia's Hardest Climb21 **
95Jaws19 **
96Too Hot to Trot22 **
97Fire When Ready14
98When the levee breaks19
99Struggle streets21
100Destructive Wombats21
101Tenere20
102Playful Penguins18
103Northern Exposure22 **
104Centurian16 **
105Rapt in rubber21 *
106Plunging testicles25 *
107Face de Rat20
108Psychic Aberration16
109Cripple Crack15
110Cut and Thrust18
111Jaws II17
112Hammerhead17
113Amusement Value18
114Flotsam10
115Teeshirt7
116Thongs10
117Boardshorts11
118Scurvy11
119Rainbird18
120Craving Penetrations15
121Seals and Submarines18
122Exit9
123Misconceptions18
124Bedroom Wall15
125Over the Rainbow21
126Megadeath20
127Burning Deck16
128Fandango15
129Self Raising Flower15
130Golden Summers14
131Nosepickings14
132Lunging Limpet14
133Deker the Octopus9
134Peter Perwinkle5
135Grunties18
136Naughty but Nice19
137Dundee16
138Armada15
139Dry Feet16
140Flextime15
141Puffin14
142Raptures of the Deep15
143Raptor19
144No Man21
145Time and Tide20
146Oceans of You20
147Gobbling Gannets18
148Coloured Brains20
149The Sea, The Sea16
150Stem the Tide18
151Tsunami16
152Columbus18
153Scouting for Boys15
154Riders on the Storm19
155Buccaneer16
156Lithgow Girls17
157Whalesong19
158Staircase to Dracophyllum16
159Ancient Mariner18
160Albatross18
161Silent Sea20
162Upon a Painted Ocean18
163Gaia17
164Storm-blast16
165The Comeback Trail15
166Greenpeace20
167Return of the Whale18
168Hooray and Up She Rises16
169Mind the Gap22
170Peristalsis16
171Bondage and Discipline22
172Sex Bolts and Icecream25
173Rubble Without a Cause18
174American Bikini Jam24
175Two Minute Hate23
176Sticky Date Pudding22
177Eviction Order26
178Moving Targets18
179Northern Exposure22
180Just Technical21
181Grey16
182Whistle16
183Test15
184Melody Lines19
185Liquid Daze23
186Liquid Insanity23
187Liquid Insanity (direct finish)24
188Fuzzy Logic23
189Mister Bean24
190Krill-a-whale18
191Proudly Penguin21
192Wolf18
193Oarsome17
194Women and Children First15
195Plunging Testicles25
196Rapt in Rubber21
197Coleridge16
198Guiding Light20
199Anchovy Express19
200Aloha19
201Beside the Sea15
202Barracouta24
203Blazing Jugs18
204Memorable Moves22
205Dirty Dancing24
206Windjammer19
207The Sublime and the Ridiculous26
208Feeding Frenzy26
209Liquid Lunch26
210SS Minow22
211Some Wierd Sin24
212Red Shift18
213Hungry Eyes23
214Sail the Nullabor24
215Walk the Plank24
216Man Overboard16
217Full Sail19
218Saving Grace20
219Gear Shift18
220Don't Rock the Block25
221Search and Destroy18
222Bowel Blockage16
223La Lambada22
224Heavy Weather19
225Burning Bridges16
226Saladin17
227Grit your Teeth17
228Star Trekkin19
229Bon Voyage19
230Frigging in the RiggingA3
231Hell for LeatherA3
232The Cryptic Message22
233Offal16
234My Beautiful Laundrette18
235Cold Power20
236Southerly Buster15
237Itchycoo Park15
238Continental Drift15
239Scenic Cruise15
240Wipeout16
241Dreams and Visions15
242Crystal Vision16
243Into the Mystic19
244Mister Smee12
245Oceanus17
246Fear of Flying17
247Nelson15
248Silent Running17
249Up Periscope15
250The Devil and the Deep14
251Grey and Green13
252Easybeat16
253Marianne16
254Gunship over the Deep21
255The Rolling Deep14
256Wind Assisted14
257Quantum Undertakers20
258Rat Tango15
259CBT20
260Slumlord16
261Terrors of Pleasure17
262The Hard Word19
263Streching Point18
264Handsome Ox19
265Who Killed Schrodinger's Cat20
266Turbo-Curare22
267Gunboat Diplomacy22
268Black Cat Bone20
269Slumgullion22
270Angel Wings18
271Porclain Primadonna's26
272Rolling in the Dirt17
273Choy Sum23
274Wimpy21
275Retro21
276Popeye and Brutus go Boltine24
277Cabbage23
278Spinach25
279Eat More Spinach25
280Et Tu Brute17
281Olive Oil's Pregnant with my Two headed Love Child22
282Don't go down to the sea, sweat pea23
283Olive Oil's Triple Hueco Expedition24
284Enduro Master22
285The Great Spinach Con20
286Ride the Swell23
287Grope for the Rope22
288Another Rocky Horror Show18
289Take a Walk on the Wild Side10
290Virtues of being Vague19
291Cool Banana20
292Gangster of Love16
293Our Terminal World25
294Samudram16
295Pizza Killer18
296Persephone18
297Pomegranite17
298Radio with Pictures16
299Pull up Manouvres20
300The Free Mexican Airforce17
301New Jersey Woman21
302Deep Sea Mullet17
303The Countess18
304Miss Penelope17
305No Strings Attached20
306Thunderbirds Are Go21
307Virgil21
308Brain21
309Dad21
310Aquamarine21
311Fab23
312Thunderbirds Are Bogged22
313Thunderbirds Are Gone22
314Snapping Jaws18
315Pinochio and the Witch19
316Roys Route18
317The Ramp15
318Beware the Bleary Eyed Dragon13
319Broomstick Excursion Pass10
320Blue Stocking20
321The Tempest17
322Mates17
323I feel like a Hughey17
324Passage of the Whale18
325Green Thunder19
326One for the Whale18
327A Nice Cold Fear17
328Amber Nectar17
329Twist Top12
330Wolfman12
331Stubby Holder10
332Milk Crates, Bats and Spiders14
333Cornflake Corner10
334Long as a Schlong16
335Compass Airways16
336Cavendish Silver17
337Peter's Route17
338Ian's Route10
339Paragon Pickup20
340Gouldburn Waitresses Take No Bull21
341Scorched Fudge18
342This is Serious Mum19
343Defecate on My Face19
344Traverse of the Tunas20
345Stunned Mullet22
346Hollymay17
347Newton at the Nightclub23
348Bounty Hunter20
349Tonton Macoute20
350Bombora17
351Let Sleeping Bombs Lie22
352Einstein at the Beach26
353From Hoover to Hammer20
354Big News from Baton Rouge21
355The Lost MAriner20
356Fly on the Wall22
357Deceiving Climbers23
358Red Hot and Blue23
359Lets Go Snorkelling21
360Vania23
361Goody Two-Shoes17
362Couch Potato21
363Drowning by Numbers21
364Power Lounging21
365Justin's Chimney15
366The Worm in Yellow Socks18
367Fleetwing17
368Delayed Action14
369Ra19
370Thick as Thieves16
371Mal De Mer16
372Skullduggery17
373Felching for Glory22
374Wayfarer16
375Depth Charge17
376Shikasta15
377Canopus15
378Shell Shock15
379Imperial Zeppelin16
380Aztec Warriror23
381Cale's Rib17
382Radical Teeth17
383Learning to Fly21
384La Bomba21
385The Tet Offensive23
386Bistro Julie21
387Jalopena Lena23
388High Stepper22
389Siren's of Titan18
390lying Down the Freeway23
391Road to Nowhere22
392Whale Blubber13
393Bob's Arete18
394Dracula18
395Rising Damp16
396Dead Bird14
397Hello Sailor14
398Women in Uniform15
399Thiggery and Buggery19
400Wombats In Love22
401Leadbottom16
402Diamond Sky16
403Misterp Buffo24
404Dense Macabre24
405Fantini's Route23
406Voltarin25
407Les Petits Morts25
408Lactic Acid Download4 23
409Wait Burn23
410Nibbled to Death by Ducks22
411Pale Rider23
412Belle Isa a la Mer22
413Rocky and Periwinkle22
414Reve d'Orange23
415Homeopathic Remedies23
416Feldane21
417Dead Dog Boogie21
418Kiko21
419Ibuprofen20
420Commie Red20
421Cockles and Muscles19
422Miden Wall17
423Beat of a Distant Drum19
424Garfish14
425Keep 'Em Separated15
426White Sauce22
427Brown Gravy20
428Hot Cheese19
429The Shining Path22
430Newton's Theory20
431Smegsville20
432Black Holden Special20
433The Peach Pit17
434Escape from the Gulf of Doom17
435Moses17
436Keep Swimming17
437K and K's Koastal Kalidescope11
438Moving Sidewalk18
439Low Commotion16
440Vulture Squadron19
441Duck Soup15
442Anthrax Ripple15
443Bare Wires19
444Jiffy Squid18
445Coral Trout21
446Just Like North Head18
447Meat Science21
448Danger UXB21
449Mrilyn the Mermaid24
450Big Bad and Smelly23
451Firewater20
452Septic Dread20
453Snapper13
454Stairway to Punchbowl17
455Fat Peck and Friends23
456John Smoothy's One Dollar Investment Plan26
457Sex with the WQueen18
458Nippy Rock Shop23
459Floating Shark Bait22
460Enemy Aeroplane20
461Local Anaethsetic17
462Tom's Chameleon Long Thing21
463High Class Meat18
464The Pagan Races19
465Bottle of Smoke20
466Bodice Ripper19
467Perfect Smash14
468Vundana16
469Tintagel16
470Lithium Seizure19
471White Lies18
472Cry Freedom21
473In Terror Veritas22
474Zambesi19
475Mombasa17
476Man-Of-War16
477Solveig16
478Nuts On Top17
479Redfish Bluefish19
480Underarmpit Smell26
481Grease Monkey23
482The Second Secret20
483Screaming Wives19
484Glacis16
485Worst Case Scenario19
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