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Melbourne: Mount Macedon Women's Top-Rope Climbing

Mount Macedon Women's Top-Rope Climbing // 24th Feb - $120

Join us for a day of top-rope climbing in the outdoors, led by Melbourne Climbing School. Get a taste of real rock and learn some technique tricks + tips from a nationally qualified climbing guide.

Schedule, Meeting Point + Facilities

9am - meet at Camels Hump Car Park (click for map)
This is a 1 hour drive from Melbourne CBD.

The walk to the crag is less than 10 minutes.

Camels Hump is the highest peak of Mount Macedon. This small rocky outcrop is in fact the 400 million year old remnant of one of the largest volcanoes ever seen in Earth's history. It has steep and solid rock, with a variety of short pumpy sport routes, tall trad lines, and crispy boulder problems, as well as a small cliff ideal for learning Sport Climbing.

Please note: there are no facilities at the cliff. There are no toilets; the bush is your only option! The closest shop is a cafe 5 minutes away.

3pm - we aim to pack up at 3pm so you can expect to be leaving the carpark at 4pm

So Who Is This Day For?

This is for any woman with no or little experience with climbing, both indoors and outdoors.

The aim of this day is for you to:

  • get a taste of climbing on real rock

  • walk away with key tips and pointers to climb efficiently, both indoors and outdoors

  • meet likeminded women with whom you can continue on adventuring!

What's Included?

  • 1-day top-rope rock climbing

  • Guiding + movement coaching from Aaron Lowndes, owner of Melbourne Climbing School, who holds Australian Climbing Instructors Association qualifications and has 21+ years of rock climbing experience

  • ALL climbing equipment provided

What's Not Included?

  • Transport to + from meeting point

  • Personal clothing + insurance

  • Food + water

Cancellation Policy

In the event of bad weather, we will aim to re-organise the event.

If you're unable to make the new date it we will offer you a full refund. 

No refund on tickets on cancellations 7 days out from the event. 

No refund for no shows.


We started She Went Wild with the aim to empower and enable women to gain their footing in the outdoors and kickstart a lifetime of adventure and so if you have been wanting to try rock climbing, we hope you to see you on this Women's Introduction to Rock Climbing :)

Got questions? Ask here or email