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Mystery Creek Cave warning


Cavers are warned not to enter Mystery Creek Cave in Southern Tasmania until further notice for safety reasons.

Parks and Wildlife Service general manager Peter Mooney said that specialist advice will be sought as soon as possible in order to determine whether there are safety issues in the cave.

"We were notified recently of safety concerns in the cave and we are acting on that information by advising cavers not to enter the cave until further notice," he said.

Mystery Creek Cave is in the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area, near Lune River.