King Solomon Cave


Useful Information

Location: West of Mole Creek. 74km south of Devonport and about 25km west of Deloraine. From Launceston follow highway to Devonport, turn off at Deloraine onto B12 to Mole Creek. Second turnoff from B12 15km behind Mole Creek, turn right.
Open: 01-SEP to 31-MAY daily 10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 14, 15, 16.
01-JUN to 31-AUG daily 11:30, 12:30, 13:30, 14:30.
Closed on Christmas Day.
[2004]
Fee: Adults AUD 11, Children (4-18) AUD 5.50, Seniors AUD 8.80, Family (2+3) AUD 27.50.
[2004]
Classification:  Karst cave, Ordovician limestones.
Light: electric
Dimension: T=9°C.
Guided tours: D=50min, max. 15pers.
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Address: Mole Creek Field Centre, Mole Creek Karst Office, c/o Post Office, Mole Creek TAS 7304, Tel: +61-3-6363-5182. E-mail: contact
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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Last update:$Date: 2015/08/30 21:52:02 $

History


Description

King Solomon Cave is a dry cave, which means it has no stream running through it. I has many speleothems, there are stalactites, stalagmites and numerous shawls. Extraordinary are the beautiful reflecting calcite crystals known as King Solomons Diamonds.


See also


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