11:30 am

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Back from our morning hike, we swing through the campsite to get Ollie in order to see what the blowhole activity was like at high tide. Walking up the hill, the waves were smashing against the rocks and splashing as far as some sections of the sidewalk.
The looped track for pancake rocks entered across from the cafe where we were dropped off the day before, with a rough time of 20 minutes for the full route.
The first loop took you around to the smaller lookout points to where the sea had carved its way through the rocks leaving behind sculpted outcrops.
When we turned along the second loop the first lookout area opened up to a surge, where the water had carved through the rock in multiple places and rushed into a larger opening where the waves smashed there way in and up the side of the rock walls. The loud smack of the waves against the rock paired with the vibration of the rock platform running through your body, describes the true power the sea holds.
The next lookout reached over the blowhole where the rocks were coloured from the constant spray of sea water during storms and high tide. By the time we got there the blowhole was still quite active although it was not as high as I was imagining.
Following along the limestone path ways, it lead us around the surge, past the blowholes and along the edge of the sea returning us back to the inland loop.
In the end it did actually only take us 20 minutes although in more active weather I'm sure io could of easily spent a little more time at the blowhole and the surge just watching the waves continuously work on altering the shape of the cliff side.

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