Marakoopa Cave, Mole Creek

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Visit Marakoopa Cave to see the largest display of glowworms found in Australia. This wet cave, with four surface openings, is part of the Tasman Wilderness World Heritage Site, declared in 1996 in order to protect an extensive system of over 300 caverns and sinkholes featuring rare karst landforms. In addition to these unusual geological formations, at this cave you can also see two underground streams, rim pools, shawls, and flowstone features. Take a guided tour to explore a natural world teeming with underground creatures, which have evolved some very strange features in order to survive in their dark surroundings. Adventurers can also hike through the lush forests of the national park surrounding this cave. Add Marakoopa Cave to your Mole Creek travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Mole Creek online visit planner .
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  • the guide was excellent, the history and the formations inside the caves were fantastic.. it all ended with the glow worms above you. They were like stars above you  more »
  • We loved the experience of this cave. The guide was interesting and we learned a lot about the rocks and caves themselves. Compared to the other caves we went to in the area - Mole Creek and King Solo...  more »
  • Beautiful caves and great tour guides. The glow worms were fantastic too. A must visit location!
  • Quite impressive cave and tour. Guide was excellent and knowledgeable. Glow worms were very interesting as were the geological formations.
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