Its distinguishing feature is its large entrance chamber; since it resembles a cathedral, this is what the cave has been named after.
Cathedral Cave, Fossil Chambers, Rehabilitation & Entry, Naracoorte Caves
When the Cathedral Cave became famous several years ago, visitors flocked to see it. However, due to tourist activity, the caves incurred damage. This required the cave to be shut down for rehabilitation and protection and entry is only available by special permit only.
Therefore, visitors are recommended to take advantage of the tours to the other nearby caves and attractions. The tour guides in the area are friendly and knowledgeable and give you an exclusive behind-the-scenes experience that you won’t get anywhere else.