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Cave Name:   Fossil Cave (Green Waterhole)
Reference:   5L-81
Cave Area:   Lower South East
Description:   Shallow doline with a water filled cave located at each end. Maximum depth approx 14m. Underwater palaeontological and mapping studies here have located numerous fossilised extinct marsupial bones. A connection to Tank Cave was made in June 2018.
Owner/Manager:   Department of Environment and Water (DEW)
Access:   Online Booking via
Further Information:   Images
Map - SAUSS 1988
SAUSS Research Report - Fossil Cave 1988
  Last updated 12th August, 2023

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