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Yourambulla Caves Historic Reserve

Off the Main Quorn Road, Hawker, South Australia 5434, Australia
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This site is on private property, and the owner has stopped access to the site because of public liability.

We met with the owner of the property, and because of lack of government support, he has had to... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
Pauline S
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Victoria
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Majestic

It is a bit of a walk up to the caves but very much worth it. Great history lesson for the whole... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2016
Liz H
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  • Average21%
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24 Aug 2016
“This site is on private property, and the owner has stopped access to the site because of public liability.”
16 Jul 2016
“Majestic”
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Off the Main Quorn Road, Hawker, South Australia 5434, Australia
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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We met with the owner of the property, and because of lack of government support, he has had to close access to the property because of public liability. It is a real shame as it it a real treasure. Land owners I this area need...More

4  Thank Pauline S
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

It is a bit of a walk up to the caves but very much worth it. Great history lesson for the whole family. You will even see some wildlife amongst the rocks.

Thank Liz H
Reviewed 6 December 2015

Tried to go here. This is closed indefinitely. A local aboriginal person was quiet rude to me when I enquired why I couldn't access this site. I have never been named by such appaling terms in my life.

7  Thank julie w
Reviewed 8 June 2015

We were really looking forward to checking out these caves but when we got there the signed said it was closed (no reason given). We drove as close as we could to it and on closer inspection - the pathway was no longer there (not...More

2  Thank Ratnickissy
Reviewed 10 November 2014

Very disappointed to find that these caves are still closed as at November 11, 2014 - is this another case of inhibitive Public Liability costs?

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 24 September 2014

was looking forward to a repeat visit but unfortunately the caves were closed. Not sure why but as late as last week they were still closed

2  Thank Sue P
Reviewed 7 September 2014

Beacutiful caves with ancient drawing. Walk itself is good. love this place, you can see flowers, animals, and birds on your way.

Thank AshFon
Reviewed 4 January 2014

Driving to Flinders Ranges this site is just a few km off the main road. We came in very hot weather and also had to cope with the flies. Wish we had brought hats with build-in mosquito nets. The trip to cave 1 takes 15...More

Thank Lars W
Reviewed 28 September 2013 via mobile

We first arrived after our drive from Adelaide and decided that given it was suggested to give yourselves one hour to see all the caves we decided to visit the following morning. Although we arrived early it quickly warmed up and we had a large...More

1  Thank JackieSH_12
Reviewed 11 April 2013

a long walk in on a hot day, should have worn a hat and taken water! Caves were brilliant to see, very special. Scaffolding was intrusive but helpful

1  Thank 887SallyH
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