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Top Choice Cave in Mole Creek Karst National Park

Marakoopa Cave

The name Marakoopa derives from an Aboriginal word meaning ‘handsome’ and this cave well and truly lives up to its moniker, featuring delicate stalactites and stalagmites, glowworms, sparkling crystals and reflectiv…
Top Choice National Park in Mole Creek

Mole Creek Karst National Park

The major draws in this national park are the Marakoopa and the King Solomons Cave. These can be visited on tours operated by the Tasmanian Parks & Wildlife Service. Other caves in the park can be visited by exp…
Viewpoint in Mole Creek

Devils Gullet

Views to Mt Ossa and Cradle Mountain are available from a dramatic lookout platform overlooking the sheer cliff face at Devils Gullet on the northern rim of the Great Western Tiers. To get here take the B12 (C38) we…
Wildlife Reserve in Mole Creek

Trowunna Wildlife Park

Home to Tasmanian devils, wombats, quolls, kangaroos, wallabies and pademelons, this privately owned wildlife park focuses on conservation and education and is a great stop for those headed to/from Cradle Mountain. …
Food in Mole Creek

R Stephens Apiary

The leatherwood honey produced by this family-owned business has been a permanent fixture in Australian pantries for nearly a century. The company harvests in the catchment area of the Franklin River and produces 35…
Cafe in Mole Creek

Pepperberry Cafe

You don't need to stay in the big smoke to source good coffee and impressive cafe-style food. Here in Mole Creek, the Pepperberry serves bruschettas, pulled-pork rolls, house-smoked salmon and homemade lasagne, as w…
Cave in Mole Creek Karst National Park

King Solomons Cave

Guided 45-minute tours of this compact cave approximately 17km west of Mole Creek reveal its lavish colours and formations. To get here, take Liana Rd (B12). Note that tickets can be purchased at the Mole Creek Cave…
Food in Mole Creek

Melita Honey Farm

Get your fingers sticky while enjoying free tastings of the 50-plus different types of honey on sale at this shop in Chudleigh, 6.6km east of Mole Creek. Be sure to sample a cone of honey ice cream – the blue gum ha…
Cafe in Mole Creek Karst National Park

Marakoopa Cafe

Visiting the Marakoopa Cave on a Sunday? If so, be sure to stop at this pretty garden cafe in Mayberry, on the approach road, for a light lunch or coffee and cake. In the afternoon, scones, jam and cream are a delic…
Viewpoint in Mole Creek

Alum Cliffs State Reserve

Reached via a signed loop road off the B12 between the townships of Chudleigh and Mole Creek, Alum Cliffs (or Tulampanga, as it’s known to the tribal custodians, the Pallittorre people) is a sacred celebration place…