We are passionate about sharing our love for climbing and the great outdoors with the people of the Illawarra and beyond.
Hangdog exists to introduce people to the freedom, the sense of achievement and the pure joy of rock climbing in a safe and controlled environment.
Come in and speak with us today to try the ultimate adventure sport!
Access unlimited climbing, yoga and fitness classes! Plus a host of member benefits AND Harness Hire is included =)
Every Monday and Thursday we have youth climbing programs
CLIMB CLUB 4:30-5:30pm For ages 5-17
Learn to climb at Hangdog! Learn the basics through games and techniques with a central focus on fun!
This class runs for 1 hour.
Includes harness hire. Ages 5-17 years old. Participants under 12 years old must have an adult to belay for them.
DOG SQUAD 5:30-7pm For ages 7-17
These classes are for intermediate climbers. Learn progression on different skills as well as strength training.
Includes harness hire. Ages 7-17 years old. Participants under 12 years old must have an adult to belay for them.
This class runs for 1 hour and 30 minutes.
A social competition for all ages and skill levels. The prize pool is lucky draw and the medal winners of the series are awarded trophies.
The 2019 NSW Tour de Corde (TdC) Series is a Regional competition series designed to promote participation, enjoyment, skills and fitness levels in climbers.
It’s great fun whatever your climbing level. 5 big events in 5 different venues. Fantastic overall series prizes and tonnes of lucky door prizes at each comp.
11am: Youth Registration.
12pm - 2.00pm: Youth climbing time.
2.30pm: Youth presentations.
2.00pm: Adult Categories Registration (Rookie, Open A, Open B and Masters).
3.00pm - 5.30pm: Adult categories climbing time.
6pm – Adult presentations.
The new Hangdog Kilmbz app is here! And anyone can use it !
🧗♂️Track your climbing progress
🧗♂️Link your profile with the Crag.com
🧗♀️Rate our routes and find your next project
🧗♂️Give feedback on routes and grades
🧗♂️View starting holds and toppos
🧗♀️See when new routes have been put up
🧗♂️Leaderboards, comps and leagues
The app is free ! Search Klimbz
There’s so many features of this app and we hope you get on board , would love to hear your feedback!
MEMBERS ONLY TIME TO CLIMB
From 6am Every Monday and Tuesday
Now you have no excuse not to get your daily sends in!Join the Tribe
Hangdog are an Active Kids provider. Parents, guardians and carers can apply for a voucher valued up to $100 per calendar year for each student enrolled in school.
Enroll your child into our Youth Climbing Programs , get up to $100 off when the Active Kids Voucher is applied!Learn More
Looking for the next step in your progression as a climber? Hangdog guided outdoor days are the perfect opportunity to learn about the ropes in a safe and professional setting. Our guide will set up a range of top-roped climbs for you to try. Want to learn more? Click below :)
The perfect gift for the climber/s in your life. Hangdog vouchers can be used in store for services or in our gear store.Purchase Now
Sharing our passion for adventure with the Illawarra since the early 90’s, our experienced staff provide expert advice on the sport of climbing. We offer specialised programs and a gear shop equipped with quality rock climbing gear for the enthusiast. Due to popular demand, we have also created HangFit run by Connor Atkins, a fitness class to increase your flexibility and strength and compliment your climbing. Enjoy the thrills of climbing for fun and fitness in the Illawarra’s first purpose built indoor rock and boulder climbing gym. A great place for birthday parties, social groups, corporate groups and others to do something a bit different and a great alternative to weights or aerobics for those wanting a challenging workout. Don’t take our word for it, come and give Hangdog Climbing Gym a try.