1975: Climbing Tasmania’s infamous Candlestick on ABC Sportsnight
This is excellent. In 1975, ABC Sportsnight followed a group of climbers as they climbed the Candlestick, a tower in Tasmania rising out of the sea just next to the classic Totem Pole.
The following is an excerpt from Adventures at the Edge of the World, a new 540-page coffee table book telling the epic story of Tasmanian climbing from 1914 to the present day.read more
The Daniels River Valley holds lifetimes of climbing, but you can count the number of established routes on one hand…partially because getting there is no easy task.read more