Publishing status: Accepted version embargoed until 2020-08
The work at Drimolen has been funded by an Australian Research Council Future Fellowship FT120100399 to AIRH (2012–2016), an ARC Discovery Project DP170100056 to AIRH, JWA, and RJB and a La Trobe University Field School (2013-present). It has additionally been supported by La Trobe University Postgraduate Research Scholarships to BA, AB, TM, and AM and La Trobe University Internal Research Grants to BA, TM and AM. The Australian Archaeology Association has also supported this research by awarding a PhD Grant to AM. Rock magnetic experiments were undertaken during a Visiting Research Fellowship to TM at the Institute for Rock Magnetism (IRM), University of Minnesota, supported through the National Science Foundation, USA. Work at the Australian Synchrotron was funded by M12034, FI6084 and EU9516 beam time grants to AIRH, PK and TM. U_Pb speleothem dating was funded by an Australian Research Council DECRA fellowship (to RP; DE120102504).