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Tarkine Drive visitor facility upgrades

17/09/2018

A tender has been advertised for upgrades to visitor sites on the Tarkine Drive.More

New improved Fortescue Bay boat ramp

14/09/2018

Work has been completed on a major upgrade of the Fortescue Bay boat ramp on the Tasman Peninsula.More

Next steps on the new Cradle Mountain visitor experience

10/09/2018

A key milestone has been reached in the project to transform Cradle Mountain into a new world-class experience with the release of the Dove Lake Viewing Shelter Development Proposal and Environmental Impact Statement (DPEIS) for public comment.More

Park Ideas - Mole Creek

Climb a mountain from the inside!

For cave tour, enquiries and bookings please find all park contacts at the office locations and contacts page.

Go on a 45-minute tour through Marakoopa Cave and see the magnificent underground chambers.
 

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Mole Creek cave group

 Things you can do

  • • Walk through Gondwanan rainforest, see the tree ferns, myrtle and sassafras. 
  • • Follow the creek on the 500 m walking track and look out for karst features along the way (20 mins). Use the picnic shelters and BBQ area. 
  • • See the beautiful Tasmanian yellow gums shedding their bark.

Things you may be lucky to see

Glowworms – one of the largest evening displays in Australia 
Cave crickets, pseudoscorpions and cave spiders can be found living on the cave walls. More information on cave critters can be found here.
Anaspides, the little mountain shrimp, lives in the creeks. 
Platypus are occasionally seen swimming in the creek.