Koombanda Canyon - 22 March 2009

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Party -  Chuin Nee. Helen, Rik, Dave

Above - The canyon begins with a short hand over hand and then a long cold swim. Here Helen enjoys the cool water while Chuin Nee coils up the rope.

Above - The only abseil in the canyon is down this drop

Above - Getting ready for the abseil

Above - Rik sets off down

Above - Helen on the abseil

Above - Chuin Nee on the abseil

Above - Chuin Nee on the abseil

Above - Pulling down the rope

Above - in the lower part of the canyon

Above - Then follows a short tricky downclimb and another cold swim

Above - Rik on the swim and Chuin Nee on the climb

Above - Chuin Nee

Above - the party in the canyon

Above - Rik at the end of a tunnel section

Above - In the tunnel

Above - Meanhwhile - more photo-pfaffing

Above - tunnel streamway

Above - Chuin Nee in the tunnel

Above - At the old canyon colliery

Above - cliffs above the colliery

Above - walking back to the car along the old colliery railway

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