Adventure

Abercrombie Caves | Clear Creek

Abercrombie Caves and Reserve are situated in the Central Tablelands of New South Wales, just off the main road between Bathurst and Goulburn, some 283 kilometres by road west of Sydney. The turn off to the caves is 72 km south of Bathurst and 122 km north of Goulburn The Caves are 3km off the main road. From Bathurst the turn-off is 13 km beyond the township of Trunkey Creek. The road from Bat...

Jenolan Caves & Cottages | Jenolan Caves

One of the outstanding sights of the State and set amidst magnificent scenery. The caves were discovered by the convict-bushranger McKeown, and were originally known as the Bendo Caves. In 1884 they received the musical name of the neighbouring mountain, Jenolan. The Caves are the exquisite work of nature and are unrivalled for their splendour and beauty. The formations range from delicate rose pi...

Princess Margaret Rose Caves | Mount Gambier

Princess Margaret Rose Caves are located in the natural bush surrounds of the Lower Glenelg National Park and is one of the most highly decorated caves in Australia. The caves are 30 minutes drive from Mount Gambier and 15 minutes from Nelson. The caves features stalactites, stalagmites, cave coral and a variety of other amazing formations. Perhaps the most unusual of all formations in the cave a...

Katherine Town | Katherine

Katherine is one of the largest towns in the Northern Territory. Located 320km south of the Darwin, the Town rests on the banks of the Katherine River. The Katherine Town Council is an established residential township with a commercial area and rural areas on the outskirts of the town. The original inhabitants of the town were the Jawoyn and Dagomen Aboriginal people. European settlement of the a...

Atherton Tablelands | Atherton

Approached from Cairns by Australia's most wonderful scenic railway, leading through the mighty Barron Gorge in an amphitheatre of purple hills as the scenery greatly increases in magnificence. Barron Falls is an awe-inspiring sight. The tablelands offer many attractions including the Crater Lakes, Lake Eachem Barrine, where swimming and boating may be enjoyed. Chillagoe Caves; Jungle Avenue, Ma...

Titania's Palace | Hastings

Titania's Palace, Hastings Caves State Reserve. Hastings Caves State Reserve lies near Hastings in southern Tasmania. First discovered in 1917 by timber workers, the caves are formed from dolomite and consist of three lofty chambers decorated by weird and wonderful formations of stalactites and stalagmites.

Yallingup and Margaret River Caves | Yallingup

Along the coast from Busselton almost to Cape Leeuwin arc limestone caves which for size, beauty, and grandeur compare favourably with the better-known caves of the eastern States. Many have been only partly explored but several, including the Yallingup Caves and the Lake Cave at Margaret River, have been opened up and illuminated by electricity. Yallingup and Margaret River (where good hotel acc...

Australian Speleological Federation

The official website of the Australian Speleological Federation, an environmental organisation, registered by the Department of Environment and Heritage in Canberra with the primary objective of protecting the cave and karst environment of Australia. A useful site on all things speleological.

Western Australian Speleology

The official website of the Western Australian Speleological Group with information on caving areas in Western Australia including South West, Cape Range, Jurien Bay, Eneabba, Nullabor, Kimberley, Yanchep and Christmas Island.