Electricity interruption at Wellington Caves

Wednesday 23 May 2018


Visitors are advised that tours, food and regular service at the Wellington Caves will be affected by a planned power outage on Wednesday 23 May 2018.



Tours will be restricted to the Phosphate Mine only and will be conducted by torch light. The cafe will have a reduced offering with only pre-packaged and no perishable food available.


Phosphate Mine tours will run at:







If power is restored on time the 3:30pm Cathedral will go ahead as normal.

The café will not be serving prepared food (hot food, sandwiches, lunches or coffee). Only

pre-packaged, no perishable food will be sold.

Normal tours and services will resume Thursday  24 May 2018.

Dubbo Regional Council and Wellington Caves staff apologise for any inconvenience.


The Wellington Caves 

The Wellington Caves are located 8km south of Wellington NSW. Guided tours are available to the Cathedral Cave, Gaden Cave and the Phosphate Mine. 

Be amazed by the beautiful calcite crystal formations like stalagmites, stalactites, columns, flowstones and coral.

Whilst touring the Phosphate Mine, visitors will be enthralled by the story of the mine and the megafauna bones it secretly holds within its muddy walls.

Accommodation, camping, kiosk, barbeques and the Osawano Japanese Gardens are also located at the Wellington Caves.