A bustling community

Come here on any weekday night and you will find a bustling community of friendly locals and working professionals who, by luck or coincidence, have uncovered the sport of bouldering right in the heart of Newstead.

Our instructors

Every instructor at Urban Climb is passionate about their sport. Want to make their day? Ask them any question about technique, climbing gear or their involvement in climbing and the local climbing community.


Newstead is our boutique bouldering gym made just for you.  Check out what is on offer:

Gym features (for the climbing nerds):

  • All of the climbing walls are freestanding – they do not attach to the building or roof.
  • Over 150sqm of custom modular matting, made to fit perfectly.
  • Campus board & hangboards.
  • Thousands of the worlds top hold brands – Flatholds, Artline, HRT and IBEX.
  • The steepest wall is 4.5m from base to top. This features a perfect 3m roof.
  • Wall angles include plenty of slab, vertical and steep.
  • The wall has 12,816 T-nuts installed.
  • Walls up to 4.5m in height.
  • Airconditioning.