Princess Margaret Rose Caves, Mumbannar

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The Princess Margaret Rose Cave is a limestone cave located in Lower Glenelg National Park in Victoria, Australia. The cave features actively growing stalactites, stalagmites and helictites. It is arguably the most decorated cave per square metre in Australia. It is named after Princess Margaret.The cave was discovered in 1936 by S. McEachern, J. "Bunny" Hutchesson and the latter's son Alan. They developed the cave as a tourist attraction, with Bunny Hutchesson acting as the first permanent guide, conducting tours from 1941. The cave has been part of Lower Glenelg National Park since 1980.Guided tours of the cave are conducted on most days, lasting about half an hour.
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  • Went here by boat and well worth the trip. It has a great kiosk and family area and the cave is amazing.  more »
  • This cave is really beautiful, special and more spectacular to the ones in Naracoorte. A must see if you are near Mt Gambier.  more »
  • We called in today just by chance and it was well worth the visit. Very interesting and well explained by our young tour guide . Thankyou  more »
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  • An amazing stalactite cave underneath some beautiful bushland, and just next to the awesome Glenelg River just a couple of minutes' walk away.
  • Great cave, easy access. 40 min tour. Also fantastic picnic area.
  • A must visit if you are travelling to Mt Gambier, it's really pretty guys!!
  • An interesting cave tour and some beautiful scenic walks
  • Worth taking the tour of the caves. Nice grassed areas to have lunch too