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Casual climbing and caving

Casual climbing

The Rock Face is open to the public at our Sunshine Coast and Gold Coast Recreation Centres. Our indoor walls have over 10 different climbs of varying degrees of difficulty, including crack only climbs and overhangs for more experienced climbers. Our automatic belay systems allow you to climb solo.

Fun for adults and kids aged 5 and over. No bookings required.

Entry includes all equipment. Please note that a supervising adult is required for climbers aged 5-12. Enclosed shoes must be worn at all times.

Opening hours

Times subject to change, please call the centre to confirm on the day.

Casual Climbing fees and charges apply. All climbers are required to fill in an activity release form before climbing.

Gold Coast

Entry is via the Tallebudgera Leisure Centre at 1525 Gold Coast Highway, Palm Beach. 1800 QLD REC (1800 753 732)

Sessions Dates Times
Weekends Saturdays 10am – 2pm
Winter School Holidays Monday 2 July 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 3 July 10:30am – 5pm
Wednesday 4 July 9am – 5pm
Thursday 5 July 9am – 5pm
Friday 6 July 9am – 5pm
Monday 9 July 9am – 5pm
Tuesday 10 July 9am – 5pm
Wednesday 11 July 9am – 5pm
Thursday 12 July 9am – 5pm
Friday 13 July 9am – 5pm
Climbing After Dark     Thursday 5 July 5pm – 8pm
Friday 6 July 5pm – 8pm
Thursday 12 July 5pm – 8pm
Friday 13 July 5pm – 8pm

Sunshine Coast

We are located at 80 Currimundi Road, Currimundi. 1800 QLD REC (1800 753 732)

Sessions Dates Times
Weekends Saturdays 1pm – 4pm
Winter School Holidays Tuesday 3 July 9am – 4pm
Monday 9 July 9am – 4pm
Climbing After Dark    Thursday 5 July 5pm – 8pm
Friday 6 July 5pm – 8pm
Thursday 12 July 5pm – 8pm
Friday 13 July 5pm – 8pm

Casual caving (Sunshine Coast only)

The first of its kind in Australia, we have 150m of incredible artificial caving at our Sunshine Coast Recreation Centre. Participants will be armed with a head torch to navigate through the complex maze of passages. Filled with features that replicate natural caves, participants will have the chance to experience the unique thrill and challenge of ‘spelunking’.

Entry includes all equipment. Please note that a supervising adult is required for climbers aged 8-12. Enclosed shoes and long pants must be worn at all times.

Opening hours

Sunshine Coast

We are located at 80 Currimundi Road, Currimundi. 1800 QLD REC (1800 753 732).

Registration is not required.

Entry and participation is on a first come, first served basis; therefore, please arrive early (Minimum 15 minutes before session start is encouraged) to ensure a spot in the session.

  • $11.75 per person, all equipment included.
  • One hour sessions.
  • All sessions begin on the hour (e.g. 1pm, 2pm, 3pm).
  • Participants must be aged 8+.
Sessions Dates Times
Weekends Saturdays 1pm – 4pm
Winter School Holidays Wednesday 4 July 9am – 4pm
Friday 6 July 9am – 4pm
Wednesday 11 July 9am – 4pm
Thursday 12 July 9am – 4pm
Climbing After Dark    Thursday 5 July 5pm – 8pm
Friday 6 July 5pm – 8pm
Thursday 12 July 5pm – 8pm
Friday 13 July 5pm – 8pm

Parties and group bookings

The Rock Face and caving are available for private parties and group bookings any day of the week (subject to availability), price on application. For enquiries, please contact us.

Pricing

For detailed pricing information, please view our fees and charges schedule.

Last updated
17 May 2018