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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.
Owner/Manager:   Department of Environment and Heritage (SA)
Access:   Contact Department of Environment and Heritage
PO Box 1046
Mt Gambier SA 5290
P 08 8735 1177
F 08 8735 1135
Further Information:   Images
Map - SAUSS 1988
SAUSS Research Report - Fossil Cave 1988
  Last updated 8th October, 2010
 

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