Unearth and study fossils from a million years ago within the Discovery Lab or step below the surface with our tour guides and see the beauty of an underground landscape. Discover an era when Megafauna roamed or in more recent colonial times tuned earth into mines for its resources.
The Excursion Hub Dubbo Region is your one stop to secure an excursion to remember. Delivering itineraries across Old Dubbo Gaol, Wellington Caves and Western Plains Cultural Centre we can pack their day full of immersive activities, no matter how many students in your group we will deliver an itinerary so full the bus trip home will be one of happy exhaustion.
The Wellington Caves tours takes your students on a fascinating journey back in time when the area was an inland sea, caves begin to form and Megafauna roamed.
Students can wonder at the spectacular cave formations and learn about the many fascinating Australian megafauna. The immersive journey can extend to the Discovery Lab where students undertake a fossil finding session with specialised tools in laboratory setting fit for future geologists, paleontologists, hydrologists and chemists.
Our most recent addition is our FREE Ancient Landscapes Gallery. Students can view a window into the past and interact with augmented reality Megafauna who stalk their prey and roam in landscapes of ancient flora and fauna and Elders share their stories of creation.
The experienced guides can cater tours to suit the needs of all students from Kindergarten to Year 12 and beyond.
Accommodation facilities enable school groups to stay overnight with catering options for both your overnight stay and your tour visit are also available.
DISCOVER OUR REGION
Located in the Dubbo Region the Wellington Caves offers a unique perspective on regional Australia. While visiting the Dubbo Region students will discover the significance and balance of agriculture, environment and stories from local Indigenous culture.
Reach out to our Group Booking Officer, who can deliver an itinerary specifically for your group’s needs. Your excursion doesn’t have to end with the Wellington Caves, our Group Booking Officer has an in depth knowledge of our region and will help you make the most of your excursion, so yours students will discover, immerse and grow within the Dubbo Region.
Our Excursion Hub is your one stop shop for your school group.