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  <header id="1" name="Kingston" walk="1 min" sun="Shady with some afternoon sun" rock="Sandstone" acknowledgement="By Paul Pritchard" intro="Whitewater Creek has easy access and fun bouldering in a suburban wasteland setting. On the whole the rock is OK quality, but dirty, coarse sandstone with a few soft patches. There are about 20 problems here at the moment with space for about 50-70, with a lot of cleaning effort. &lt;br/&gt;Problems are described left to right, i.e. furthest upstream first." history="" access="Access is via Bunnings roundabout in Huntingfield. Drive down to the roundabout in Springfield Estate and turn right onto Eldridge Street. Go to the end and take a right turn overlooking Whitewater Creek where you will see some short crags and boulders. Walk down about 50m to the crag." camping="" autonumber="true"/>
  <gps id="2">
    <point description="Kingston Dog Beach Boulder" pid="3" latitude="-42.97660" longitude="147.33002" easting="526909" northing="5241730" zone="55G"/>
    <point pid="4" description="Whitewater Creek parking" latitude="-42.97969" longitude="147.29085" easting="523714" northing="5241399" zone="55G"/>
    <point pid="5" description="Waterside boulder" latitude="-42.97919" longitude="147.29055" easting="523690" northing="5241455" zone="55G"/>
  <text id="250" class="heading3">The Submarine (Left Side)</text>
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  <problem id="245" stars="" extra="(Highball, Stand)" number="1." name="Project" length="" grade="V1" fa="">Start at L end of ledge and climb direct past the pocket in the middle of wall. Not topped out yet.</problem>
  <problem id="246" stars="*" extra="(Stand)" number="2." name="Deuceys Nose" length="" grade="V1" fa="Eli P. 29/1/20">Climb the nose direct.</problem>
  <problem id="251" stars="" extra="(Stand)" number="3." name="Downward Descent" length="" grade="V0/1" fa="Chris .W. Dowlnclimb 5/2/20">The slanting crack.</problem>
  <problem id="254" stars="" extra="(Stand)" number="4." name="Onsight Bouldering" length="" grade="V2" fa="Chris W. 5/2/20">The black bulge just Right of Downward Descent.</problem>
  <text id="253" class="heading3">The Submarine (Right Side)</text>
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  <problem id="255" stars="*" extra="(Stand)" number="5." name="David Bellamy In The Wild" length="" grade="V2/3" fa="CW 5/2/20">The bulge just Left of the periscope tree growing out of the crack.</problem>
  <problem id="256" stars="*" extra="(Stand)" number="6." name="Wicked" length="" grade="V3" fa="CW 5/2/20">The undercut wall just Right of the periscope.</problem>
  <text id="226" class="heading3">The Wave</text>
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  <problem id="229" stars="" extra="(Highball, Stand)" number="7." name="Testicular Fortitude" length="" grade="V1" fa="Eli P. 22/1/20"/>
  <problem id="230" stars="**" extra="(Stand)" number="8." name="An Awesome Wave" length="" grade="V3" fa="">Start off opposing side pulls, pull through the bulge</problem>
  <problem id="231" stars="" extra="" number="9." name="Yet to Top out" length="" grade="V1" fa="Eli P.">Dug off top but needs more digging.</problem>
  <text id="2" class="heading3">Santa Wall</text>
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  <text id="3" class="text">Towards the left end of crag.</text>
  <problem id="5" stars="" extra="" number="10." name="Santas Sack" length="" grade="V0" fa="">&lt;br/&gt;</problem>
  <problem id="6" stars="" extra="" number="11." name="Santas Claw" length="" grade="V0" fa=""/>
  <problem id="7" stars="" extra="" number="12." name="Santa" length="" grade="VE" fa=""/>
  <text id="219" class="heading3">Elf Cave</text>
  <text id="220" class="text">About 10m right of Santa Wall is a bulging wall with a low juggy rail - this is Elf Cave. The two problems listed start from a prominent chalked flat jug 2/3 of the way along. There is scope for quite a few good problems up and across this buttress, but the top outs need epic cleaning.</text>
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  <problem id="261" stars="" extra="(SDS)" number="13." name="Follow the Yellow Elf Road" length="" grade="V3" fa="R. Schwarz, 2020">Start around the corner to the left of the Elf Cave. Traverse under the bulge to finish up Elf on the Shelf.</problem>
  <problem id="260" stars="" extra="(Stand)" number="14." name="The High Road to Elftown" length="" grade="V2" fa="J. Schwarz, 2020">Start on sloper above good rail. up to dish then a big move right into Elf on the Shelf.</problem>
  <problem id="209" stars="" extra="(Hang)" number="1315." name="Elf on the shelf" length="" grade="V2" fa="DB 6/1/20">Hang/SDS the big flat jug under the bulges about 10m right of Santa Wall. Heelhook/jughaul/campus to a slopey font-style topout (needs a more thorough clean on top)</problem>
  <problem id="210" stars="" extra="(Hang)" number="1416." name="Damage Control" length="" grade="V2" fa="DB 6/1/20">Start as for Elf on the Shelf. Traverse right a couple of moves from the good jugs on EotS across vague groove to top out on small flat edges. Slightly easier finish than its companion.</problem>
  <problem id="258" stars="" extra="(SDS)" number="17." name="Every Elf for Himself" length="" grade="V2/3" fa="R. Schwarz, 2020">Start on slopey rail under bulge, crank straight up.</problem>
  <problem id="259" stars="" extra="" number="18." name="Every Elf for Himself Extension" length="" grade="V3" fa="J. Schwarz, 2020">Start on sloper at left hand end of the elf cave. traverse into the start of Every Elf, keeping feet on the vertical rock.</problem>
  <problem id="262" stars="" extra="" number="19." name="My Right  Hand Elf" length="" grade="V3" fa="J. Schwarz, 2020">Start as for Elf on the Shelf but instead of going up traverse right to top out on the far right of the boulder.</problem>
  <text id="217" class="heading3">Mauritius Wall</text>
  <text id="218" class="text">The next wall right of Elf Cave</text>
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  <problem id="257" stars="" extra="(SDS)" number="20." name="Jesus of Suburbia" length="" grade="V4" fa="J. Schwarz, 2020">Start on two left facing sidepulls on lip of cave, out left to crimp then up to lip.</problem>
  <problem id="214" stars="" extra="(SDS)" number="1521." name="Dodo Deadpoint" length="" grade="V3" fa="Cormac Brannigan 20/1/20">Sit start from a good left hand side pull, deadpoint to the sloper below the lip, then top out by mantling on the good incut on the lip</problem>
  <text id="8" class="heading3">Waterside Boulder</text>
  <text id="239" class="text">The first boulder to be seen from the road.</text>
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  <problem id="19" stars="" extra="(SDS)" number="1622." name="Koala" length="" grade="V2" fa="Conrad W 23/12/19">Seam on backside of boulder. Avoid using the small tree.</problem>
  <problem id="20" stars="" extra="" number="1723." name="Archangel" length="" grade="VE" fa="Eli P 19/12/19">Left arete of overhanging face.</problem>
  <problem id="21" stars="" extra="" number="1824." name="" length="" grade="V1" fa="Conrad">Stand start up middle of boulder under obvious high groove. Up through groove.</problem>
  <problem id="22" stars="*" extra="(SDS)" number="1925." name="Paul &amp; Conrad" length="" grade="V2" fa="Chris W. 23/12/19">SDS just left of right arete, straight up using arete</problem>
  <problem id="212" stars="*" extra="(SDS)" number="2026." name="Paul &amp; Conrad Extension " length="" grade="V2" fa="CW">Start as for previous problem, finish up V1.</problem>
  <problem id="23" stars="" extra="" number="2127." name="One Hander" length="" grade="V0" fa="PP 23/12/19">Face right of P&amp;Cs Extension.</problem>
  <climb id="24" stars="" extra="" number="2228." name="Left Hander" length="" grade="VE" fa="PP 23/12/19">Edge right of One Hander.</climb>
  <text id="10" class="heading3">Black Flag Boulder</text>
  <text id="11" class="text">10m downstream from Waterside Boulder.</text>
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  <problem id="17" stars="" extra="" number="2329." name="That&apos;s A Leg Up" length="" grade="V0/1" fa="Chris W. 23/12/19"/>
  <problem id="18" stars="" extra="" number="2430." name="Minor Threat" length="" grade="V2" fa="Conrad W. 23/12/19"/>
  <problem id="13" stars="" extra="" number="2531." name="Black Flag" length="" grade="V1/2" fa="Conrad W. 23/12/19">Straight up the nose</problem>
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  <problem id="14" stars="" extra="" number="2632." name="Top Slip" length="" grade="V1/2" fa="Chris W 23/12/19">Slab direct. Starts a bit left of the orange line in photo.&lt;br/&gt;</problem>
  <problem id="222" stars="" extra="" number="2733." name="Blue Suede Flip Flops" length="" grade="V1" fa="Rowen Middendorf. 22/1/20">Line between Body Slam and Top Slip. Don't use the big holds on left at top.</problem>
  <problem id="15" stars="" extra="" number="2834." name="Body Slam" length="" grade="V1" fa="Conrad W. 23/12/19">Right edge of the slab.</problem>
  <text id="235" class="heading3">Concerned Citizen Area</text>
  <text id="234" class="text">Uphill from the Black Flag boulder is the prow, further right is the concerned citizen area.</text>
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  <problem id="237" stars="*" extra="(Highball, Stand)" number="2935." name="Concerned Citizen" length="" grade="V4" fa="">Quirky climbing. Start with the cave edge and pinch.</problem>
  <problem id="238" stars="" extra="(Highball, Stand)" number="3036." name="The Quality of Justice" length="" grade="V0" fa="">Wander around the arete then step onto the slab.</problem> 
  <text class="heading1" id="108">Kingston Dog Beach Boulder</text>
  <text id="109">Just north of the mouth of Brown's Rivulet at Kingston is a freestanding boulder perched on the hillside. The new Alum Cliffs track goes right past it. About half a dozen problems, the best being the prominent arête. There are a couple of other chunks of rock on the hillside.</text>
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