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Chillagoe-Mungana Caves National Park

3 Hours From Cairns, Chillagoe, Queensland 4871, Australia
+61 13 74 68
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“balancing rock” (15 reviews)
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3 Hours From Cairns, Chillagoe, Queensland 4871, Australia
+61 13 74 68
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Visited as part of a Billy Tea Tour, The Ranger (Greg?) was excellent, laid back, knowledgable, and added humour to his excellent tour. An hour passed in a blink, There are a couple of places you have to bend fairly low to get through, but...More

Thank RondoNarko
Reviewed 1 week ago

I arrived late (only 3 minutes) for the guided tour had a chat with the young lady at information centre and she planned out some points of interest and to be back in time for the next guided tour. I went to the caves and...More

Thank Waza0241
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Vert impressed with the caves and a great guide Eddie. We did a day trip from cairns took about 3 hours each way so not a short drive but worth it. We did the 11.00am tour trezkinn cave, also tours at 9.00am and 1.00pm with...More

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

What an excellent outback adventure! These caves are exceptional. There are three guided tours each day of caves in the Chillagoe-Mungana Caves National Park. You must buy your tickets in advance from the hub in the town itself. The 9 o'clock tour is through the...More

2  Thank MissMapleLeaf
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Our tour of the Chillagoe caves was one of life's wonderful and unforgettable experiences. We holidayed with our 11-year-old daughter in Cairns and on the Atherton Tableland and loved every minute of it. But the absolute highlight of our trip was Chillagoe-Mungana. The slow pace...More

1  Thank turbo20172017
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We LOVED our time at Chillagoe. The caves were amazing! We have 3 kids (9, 11 and 11) and they were all mesmerised! The spiders with their glow in the dark eyes were a bit (AAAHHH!!!) for me, but they never came close and the...More

1  Thank Miriam M
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Booked 3 tours to the caves run by a very knowledgeable and funny guide named Dave. He's a Park Ranger that's lived in town and each tour was amazing. My 8&7 year old boys loved hearing about each of the caves. There's a few tight...More

1  Thank Brett M
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Definitely a place to visit and worth a trip to the outback. Stay at the Local Undara Lodge for budget or luxury accommadation.

Thank Hpas
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We went to see the caves as part of our excursion with Billy Tea Safaris. We were interested in seeing the outback so we knew it was going to be a LONG drive. But it was pretty much an all day out and back sitting...More

2  Thank Jeanne P
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Drive up was easy. Roads better than we expected. Guided tours seemed overbooked & guides stressed by it Caves spectacular. Loved being inside the caves. Unfortunately parents on tour with young kids were inconsiderate. Children's yelling drowned out guides great information time & time again....More

2  Thank Jenni M
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17 January 2018|
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Response from Waza0241 | Reviewed this property |
It would be best for the caves as you need some grip on the rocks. The guided tour I think will be ok just a lot of steps. The other places will be fine Enjoy it
2 July 2016|
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Response from Hpas | Reviewed this property |
NO. It is a remote area and a National Park.
2 July 2016|
Response from WorldTravla7 | Reviewed this property |
No not at the location of the caves but the caves are not far away from Chillagoe main street where there is a pub and other food options.