Carey's Cave

Wee Jasper Caves

Useful Information

Location: 6 km north of Wee Jasper. From Yass 53 km, from Canberra 85 km to Wee Jasper, turn right at the school, signposted.
Open: All year Mon, Fri 12, 13:30, Sat, Sun, Hol 12, 13:30, 15.
Closed on 25-DEC.
Fee: Adults AUD 11, Children (5-15) AUD 6.60, Family (2+2) AUD 28.60.
Classification: SpeleologyKarst Cave cave system.
Light: LightIncandescent Electric Light System
Dimension: T=15-17 °C.
Guided tours: D=60 min. V=3,000/a[2000]
Address: Carey's Cave, Geoff Kell (manager) Wee Jasper, NSW. 2582. Tel: +61-6-227-9622. Geoff Kell, Lessee-Manager. E-mail: contact
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1800s discovered.
1968 opened as a show cave.


Carey's Cave is located in the Wee Jasper Valley, close to Canberra. Seven chambers are visited on the almost horizontal tour with only 30 steps. Rather exceptional is the changing temperature of the cave, which is between 15 °C and 17 °C.