Penrith Whitewater    Phone (02) 4730 4333      www.penrithwhitewater.com.au

  • Built for the 2000 Sydney Olympics
  • 320 metres long
  • Overall drop is 5.5 metres
  • Grade 3 difficulty

Equipment hire and instruction are available as well as rafting.

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Start pool and tower - class of juniors listen to instructor
Right: looking down the course
 
"First Drop"

"Sweet Lips" 

Entering "Main Wave"

"Main Wave", above and right
 

Looking up the course towards the start from "Main Wave"
"Number Two", with large, friendly eddy, about half way down the course. There's an instructor there with throw rope. 
Looking down the second half of the course 

"Last Drop" and looking upstream from bottom of course 

Plastic bollards which control the shape of the course: they're moved from time to time. 
Finish pool, with take-out, Terrace Cafe and change rooms behind. Conveyor on left.  Conveyor takes paddlers and craft back up to the start pool  Conveyor belt leading up to the start pool - just float off. 



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