Junction Cave

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Chalkers Blanket, Junction Cave, Wombeyan Caves, Australia. ©Mathias Duckeck.
Location: Wombeyan Caves.
From Mittagong: Old Hume Highway 17 towards Berrima, turn right on Wombeyan Caves Road.
From Goulburn: Taralga Road north through Taralga, turn right on Wombeyan Caves Road.
From the ticket office 1.5 km / 30 minutes walk.
(-34.315930, 149.964440)
Open: Wombeyan Caves office: All year daily 9-16:30.
Junction Cave: All year Sat, Sunday, School holidays 14:30.
Closed 25-DEC.
Fee: Junction Cave: Adults AUD 24, Children (5-16) AUD 19, Seniors AUD 22, Families (2+*) AUD 60.
Discovery Pass (Fig Tree+1 guided tour): Adults AUD 30, Children (5-16) AUD 23, Seniors AUD 28, Families (2+*) AUD 75.
Explorer Pass (Fig Tree+2 guided tour2): Adults AUD 40, Children (5-16) AUD 30, Seniors AUD 35, Families (2+*) AUD 90.
Classification: SpeleologyKarst cave cave system, Speleologyriver cave.
Light: LightIncandescent Electric Light System
Guided tours: L=400 m, St=350, D=1.5 h.
Photography: allowed
Accessibility: no
Bibliography: H Jane Dyson (ed) et al. (1982): Wombeyan Caves, SSS Occasional Paper No 8. Published 1982. WorldSSS.
Address: Wombeyan Caves, P.O. Box 18, Taralga NSW 2580.
Wombeyan Karst Conservation Reserve, 41 Victoria Arch Drive, Wombeyan Caves NSW 2580, Tel: +61-48-43-5976. E-mail:
As far as we know this information was accurate when it was published (see years in brackets), but may have changed since then.
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1897 discovered.
1906 opened for public inspection.
1997 completely refurbished for its centenary.


Junction Cave is renowned for its rich colours, spectacular shawls and flowstones.