Jenolan Caves

/dʒənoʊlən ˈkeɪvz/ (say juhnohluhn 'kayvz)

plural noun
a limestone cave system on the western side of the Great Dividing Range in south-eastern NSW, extending unbroken for 20 km; the system is the longest explored in Australia.
{from Genowlan, the Aboriginal name for a mountain in the area}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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