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Capricorn Caves Fossil Tour

by Capricorn Caves Duration 1h Non-refundable No booking or credit card fees
per adult Price is AU$35

Travel back in time on a fossil tour at Capricorn Caves. Discover the secrets entombed in these caves over millions of years with our expert palaeo guides and hold real fossil treasures from our prehistoric past. All of these fossils are new to science and represent one of the most unique records from tropical Australia. Our palaeo guides will take visitors on a journey back in time to discover hidden fossil treasures from an ancient reef to an ancient rainforest. Visit a working palaeontology excavation and see how millions of tiny bones have filled a cave chamber over thousands of years. Put your fossil detective cap on and get your magnifying glass ready to find the bones of species that are now long extinct. See fossil skeletons of strange marine creatures that lived before the time of the dinosaurs. Discover the giant beasts we call megafauna along with the cute, the bad and the bizarre creatures that roamed The Caves region hundreds of thousands of years ago. Imagine a killer marsupial 'lion' dropping from the trees or coming face to face with a giant venomous goanna. Encounter the Tasmanian tiger and meet our big-eyed bushy-tailed rabbit rat scientifically named after the Capricorn Caves. Hear their stories of extinction and survival whilst wondering what our future may be.

Travel back in time on a fossil tour at Capricorn Caves. Discover the secrets entombed in these caves over millions of years with our expert palaeo guides and hold real fossil treasures from our prehistoric past. All of these fossils are new to science and represent one of the most unique records from tropical Australia. Our palaeo guides will take visitors on a journey back in time to discover hidden fossil treasures from an ancient reef to an ancient rainforest. Visit a working palaeontology excavation and see how millions of tiny bones have filled a cave chamber over thousands of years. Put your fossil detective cap on and get your magnifying glass ready to find the bones of species that are now long extinct. See fossil skeletons of strange marine creatures that lived before the time of the dinosaurs. Discover the giant beasts we call megafauna along with the cute, the bad and the bizarre creatures that roamed The Caves region hundreds of thousands of years ago. Imagine a killer marsupial 'lion' dropping from the trees or coming face to face with a giant venomous goanna. Encounter the Tasmanian tiger and meet our big-eyed bushy-tailed rabbit rat scientifically named after the Capricorn Caves. Hear their stories of extinction and survival whilst wondering what our future may be.

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10:15 AM, Fossil Tour in English

Duration 1h Non-refundable No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English.

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AU$35

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12:15 PM, Fossil Tour in English

Duration 1h Non-refundable No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English.

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AU$35

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2:15 PM, Fossil Tour in English

Duration 1h Non-refundable No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English.

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AU$35

Total price is AU$35, taxes included

It only takes 2 minutes

Capricorn Caves Fossil Tour

Activity Location

Capricorn Caves visitor reception

30 Olsens Caves Road

The Caves 4702

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Capricorn Caves visitor reception

    30 Olsens Caves Road

    The Caves 4702


Highlights

  • View a working palaeontology dig site

  • Tours taken by specialised palaeo guides

  • Small group size

  • Experience bones thousands of years old

  • Australian Tourism Award winning product


Inclusions

  • Tour hosted by specialised palaeo guides


Exclusions

  • Transfers to Capricorn Caves


Know Before You Book

  • Enclosed footwear highly recommended