Cliff Rescue - Stranded Rock Climber - Phegans Bay

Published: 10 Oct 2020 04:26pm

Shortly before 4:30pm, 10 October, Fire and Rescue NSW crews responded to Olive Avenue, Phegans Bay after a rock climber became stranded on a cliff face.

Crews from Kariong and Gosford Fire Stations arrived to find a young male rock climber stranded on a cliff ledge, approximately ten metres down.

Firefighters set up a life rescue rope system to access the stranded rock climber, and lowered him to a safe location where he was able to walk out uninjured.

NSW Police were also on scene assisting.

Updated: 12 Apr 2022 03:44pm

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