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Very interesting

We took all 3Tours. The Gaden/ Fossils &Phosphate/Cathedral. You can choose which ones you would... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
tweed heads
Amazing under world.

Cathedral Cave is amazing it has a crystal formation that stands 15 metres tall, Gaden Cave a small... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Wellington, Australia
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Caves Rd | Mitchell Highway,, Wellington, New South Wales 2820, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a guided tour, check times before arriving. I enjoyed the tour but not the tour guide, he was trying to be a comedian rather then an informed guide. Caves itself interesting, would have liked more knowledge about the caves rather than guide telling...More

Thank 255325Liz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took all 3Tours. The Gaden/ Fossils &Phosphate/Cathedral. You can choose which ones you would like to see or spend a couple of hours doing all x3. Cost is reasonable and you have a very informative guide who tells you all about the caves. The...More

Thank boohi5
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Cathedral Cave is amazing it has a crystal formation that stands 15 metres tall, Gaden Cave a small but pretty cave full of many different crystal formations and the Phosphate mine is full of history and bones, Mega Fauna bones. this place has something for...More

Thank bruceday3
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Caves are small, but interesting. Unsuitable for very small children and elderly, due to number of steps. Phosphorus mine suitable for all...can take prams, wheelchairs etc. very interesting with mega fauna. Guide was very knowledgable. Worth seeing.

Thank malley2017
Reviewed 29 July 2018

the caves was awesome and the sin ging was great and if you go you will love it very much. dont make me get up

Thank Phillip A
Reviewed 21 July 2018

I have visited the area many times but this was the first time for stopping to see the Wellington Caves. Great place to visit, impressive cave tour and a well priced cafe with great food. Hats off to Mikayla for making the best bacon &...More

Thank culinarylingus
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We went with our family (kids 7, 11 and 14). The Gaden Cave was beautiful as was the Cathedral Cave. The caves are worth seeing but we felt the visit was way overpriced. The guides were not engaging and while they shared information, it was...More

Thank Melissa A
Reviewed 4 July 2018

We stayed at the caravan park for two nights lovely large open grassy sites plenty of native birds .On the first afternoon we toured the Cathedral cave and on the second day the Phosphate mine and Gaden cave.Our guides Ian Tara and Ashley were very...More

2  Thank Chris B
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Went on a tour today of the phosphate mine...what a fantastic way to spend an hour Our tour guide Tara was wonderful, has an obvious love of these caves and happily shared her knowledge. Making the tour informative and entertaining for the kids (aged 10,11...More

1  Thank natdickie
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

The caves are beautiful, but the staff in the kiosk were rude and unprofessional. The tour guide was named Shaz, she was critical and rude. She talked so much even about things not to do with the cave, in one of the tours she talked...More

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8 January 2017|
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Response from WellingtonCaves | Property representative |
Hi Estelle, That's great you are planning a visit to Wellington Caves. We have 3 guided tours available. The Cathedral Cave has approx 150 steps we do these in stages so they are manageable for most. Gaden is a highly... More
22 July 2016|
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Response from Fuddster575 | Reviewed this property |
Guided tours only
Anke S
6 July 2016|
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Response from MemorableDestination | Reviewed this property |
Same here, I believe we were also given pensioner's discounts. That said, I can understand the attempt to keep people coming back. I do believe a similar system applies at many of the big attractions in Canberra, where... More