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Wombeyan Karst Conservation Reserve

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All the practical information you need to know about Wombeyan Caves cabins.

Getting there and parking

You can only access Wombeyan Karst Conservation Reserve via Taralga and Wombeyan Caves Road. To get there:

From Sydney via Goulburn (3hr drive):

  • Take the South Western Motorway to Goulburn
  • From Goulburn, follow Tablelands Way through Taralga
  • Take the Wombeyan Caves Road turnoff and drive for 23km (sealed and unsealed road).

From Sydney via Oberon (4hr drive):

  • Take the M4 and Great Western Highway towards Lithgow
  • Turn left onto Jenolan Caves Road, then after 23km turn right onto Duckmaloi Road
  • From Oberon, follow Tablelands Way
  • Take the Wombeyan Caves Road turnoff and drive for 23km (sealed and unsealed road).

From Canberra (2.5hr drive):

  • Take the Federal Highway to Goulburn, then take Goulburn-Taralga-Oberon Road towards Taralga for about 45km
  • Continue through Taralga for 10km until you reach the Wombeyan Caves turnoff
  • Turn right onto Wombeyan Caves Road and drive for 23km (sealed and unsealed road).

From Wollongong (3hr drive):

  • Take the Princes Highway towards Sydney
  • Turn off at the Picton Road exit and follow for around 27km, then take the Hume Highway towards Goulburn
  • From Goulburn, follow Tablelands Way through Taralga
  • Take the Wombeyan Caves Road turnoff and drive for 23km (sealed and unsealed road).

Wombeyan Caves Road access via Mittagong is closed until further notice.

Refuel your vehicle on the way, as there is no petrol station at Wombeyan Karst Conservation Reserve.

Road quality

  • Mixture of sealed and unsealed roads

Vehicle access

  • 2WD vehicles (no long vehicle access)


Parking is available for 1 vehicle next to each cabin. Limited additional parking is available near the general camping area.

Best times to visit

There are lots of great things waiting for you in Wombeyan Karst Conservation Reserve. Here are some of the highlights.


Visit now and you'll see the gorgeous changing colours of the trees. The warm days and cool nights make this an ideaI time for camping.


While the caves can be visited all year round, a trip to Wombeyan in spring is well timed to catch wildflowers in full bloom.


A great time for a weekend camping trip - pitch your tent, enjoy breakfast cooked on the barbecue and the coolness of the caves on a guided tour.


Take advantage of the cooler weather and book a weekend getaway at Wombeyan Caves cabins.

Weather, temperature and rainfall

Summer temperature


13°C and 26°C

Highest recorded


Winter temperature


1°C and 11°C

Lowest recorded



Wettest month


Driest month


The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day



  • The cabins are self contained and fully furnished with kitchenette, dining area, and bathroom.
  • The double and family cabins have 2 bedrooms.
  • Double cabins: Sleeps 5 people with 1 double bed and 1 single over double bunk bed (trio bunk).
  • Family cabins: Sleeps 6 people with 1 double bed and 2 single bunk beds.
  • Please leave the cabins and any shared campground facilities clean and tidy with all kitchen items washed up and put away. Additional fees may be charged for any unreasonable cleaning required or missing/broken items.


  • Flush toilets

Barbecue facilities

Undercover electric barbecues (free) are located opposite the cabins.

  • Gas/electric barbecues (free)

Drinking water

Public phone

There is a public phone available next to the onsite office. The phone accepts both coins and phone cards.


Showers have a handheld shower hose and shower curtain.

  • Hot showers

Electric power


Kitchenettes include a microwave oven, grill, full-sized fridge/freezer, toaster and kettle.

Plates and cutlery

Pots and pans


All cabins include electric or oil heaters.

Rubbish bin

A rubbish bin is provided for each cabin for food scraps and general waste only. There are no recycling facilities at Wombeyan Caves. Please take your recyclables home with you.

Maps and downloads

Safety messages

Mobile safety

Dial Triple Zero (000) in an emergency. Download the Emergency Plus app before you visit, it helps emergency services locate you using your smartphone's GPS. Please note there is limited mobile phone reception in this park and you’ll need mobile reception to call Triple Zero (000).


Disability access level - medium

Only the family cabin (cabin 9) is wheelchair accessible with ramp access. Door widths are 800mm. Assistance may be required to access this area. A locked wheelchair accessible toilet and shower room is located in the campervan / caravan area’s amenities block, near the unmarked general camping area. Please ask for access at the onsite office.



Please be considerate of your fellow campers if you're operating a generator. Please note that use is limited to between 8am to 10pm.


  • All cabin furniture including dining settings are for indoor use only and must not be taken outside
  • Noise limits apply from 10pm. Park Management reserves the right to insist that offensive or excessively loud music is turned off at any time if it's causing distress to other visitors.


Flying a drone for recreational purposes is prohibited in this area. Drones may affect public enjoyment, safety and privacy, interfere with park operations, or pose a threat to wildlife. See the Drones in Parks policy.

This area may be a declared Drone Exclusion Zone, or may be subject to Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) rules for flying near airports, aerodromes and helicopter landing sites. See CASA's Drone Flyer Rules.

Commercial filming and photography

Commercial filming or photography is prohibited without prior consent. You must apply for permission and contact the local office.

Gathering firewood

Firewood may not be collected from the park, so you'll need to bring your own supply.


Pets and domestic animals (other than certified assistance animals) are not permitted. Find out which regional parks allow dog walking and see the pets in parks policy for more information.


NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

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