Crikey Canyon - 21 February 2010

All images © David Noble. No image can be used for any purpose without permission.

Party - Su Li, Smithy, Disco, Dave

Thanks to the members of UNSW Outdoors Club for letting me join their trip

Above - Looking down the first abseil

Above - Disco setting up the rope for the second/third abseils (these two drops are now combined together)

Above - Looking back upstream - Su Li and Smithy pulling down the rope on the first abseil

Above - Disco starts off down a narrow hole

Above - Disco at the bottom. We used the same belay point for the third abseil, which is nearby.

Above - The canyon is very dark here. Su Li and Smithy at the bottom of the third abseil

Above - canyon formation

Above - Su Li at the top of the fifth abseil

Above - Looking back upstream

Above - Smithy on the fifth abseil

Above - in the canyon. This part is a very deep and dark corridor. Photography is very difficult - there is almost no light!

Above - canyon formation

Above - canyon formation

Above - the corridor ends with a right angle bend - into a long cold pool

Above - Su Li about to start the swim

Above - Disco and Smithy in the canyon

Above - further downstream - the sixth abseil

Above - Disco abseiling, Smithy below

Above - Su Li abseiling

Above - canyon formation

Above - Disco on the last (seventh) abseil

Above - Smithy on the seventh abseil

Above - Su Li in a section of boulders and logs in Bungleboori Creek North Branch

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