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Interesting site to visit

We stopped in to this attraction to break up the drive. It was an interesting visit with a well... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brisbane, Australia
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Great place to explore!

Sascha was a fantastic guide for the very interesting Cathedral Cave tour! The stand out sight of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lewisham, Australia
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Caves Rd | Mitchell Highway,, Wellington, New South Wales 2820, Australia
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All reviews caravan park tour guide check times well worth the stop great tour enjoyable tour great activity japanese garden step back in time interesting history take photos whole family great place to visit couple of hours dubbo zoo fossil walk fossils
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in to this attraction to break up the drive. It was an interesting visit with a well guided tour. And such lovely cool temperate to escape the heat.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kelly765
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sascha was a fantastic guide for the very interesting Cathedral Cave tour! The stand out sight of course being the 15m high 'Altar' stalagmite which included the crystallised bible. Really enjoyed the tour, the information shared by Sascha and her beautiful voice as she sung...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jaseinthewild
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We visited Cathedral Cave. It is the biggest of the Wellington Caves. The guide was very knowledgeable and gave us a terrific experience. The caves are a "must-do" if you are in the area. Highly recommended. Good value and quite memorable. Afterwards walk across the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Graham Ann N
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We went and did all 3 tours at the caves in one day , our tour guides Ash & Christine were very friendly with lots of knowledge about the caves and the mine so made these tours very interesting. Was $50 each but was well...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Usernamey17
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

The is a great place to enjoy history on caves and discovery of old remains. The guides are very knowledgeable, 2 caves to visit and a mine. The Cathedral cave is the best cave lots to see, 300 steps. The Garden cave is OK, however,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank thedeaths
Reviewed 1 November 2018

I was looking forward to seeing these caves but I was disappointed. I found the tour was expensive for what was received. The tour runs for about 60 mins, but most of that is a guide talking about the caves and I personally found it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ann0259
Reviewed 24 October 2018

All three tours were included in our package, but the Cathederal Caves & Phosphate Mine were the best. All very professional. Lighting is excellent to highlight the features of the caves. Macro fauna fossil finds and 19th Century history were very interesting.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

If you haven’t been into a cave before you would enjoy this tour... BUT ....there are many others that are much better than these. Our guide was interesting and tried to make the tour amusing and fun. Not difficult To complete even though there are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KathieB460
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

So I saw the sign, never heard of the place before and pulled into check it out. I apologise if I’ve got Tara’s name wrong, but Tara told me when I turned up at the door at 9am on the dot that they need more...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Okey-dokey321
Reviewed 13 October 2018

My daughter and I toured the Cathedral Cave and Phosphate Mine on our visit to Wellington Caves. Both tours were completely different experiences, so it is well worth doing both. The Cathedral Cave had some beautiful crystal areas and the Phosphate Mine was really interesting,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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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
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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