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Address: The Mine | Mount Morgan, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
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GOLD MINE MOUNT MORGAN

what a wonderful trip on the coaster bus. A very informative talk was given all through our trip and various points of interest also pointed out to all of us. The mine itself was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
Irene K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

what a wonderful trip on the coaster bus. A very informative talk was given all through our trip and various points of interest also pointed out to all of us. The mine itself was a true eye opener. The old time machinery the men were working with and the heat must have been unbearable. They must have been tough in... More 

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Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

The two-hour tour was informative and it was great being able to visit the mine and learned its history. Also get recommended to a great café at an old hotel, and browse at the museum and vintage store.

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Rockhampton, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Mt Morgan is a great place to visit and drive around to look at the old houses and buildings. The mine visit is very interesting and amazing to visualise times gone by. the bakery in the main street has the best pies and cakes in CQ.

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Collaroy Beach, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

A must do if you're going to Mt Morgan! The local guides were extremely knowledgable - it was a fascinating 2 hours around the old mine & township. So glad we did this tour!

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Kingaroy, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Would recommend the two hour mini bus tour of the town and mine and museum. This little town needs rescuing. Lovely little houses from the heyday of the town and shops begging to be loved and restored.The museum is very well done and very interesting and the tour guide is very well informed. The Mafeking Bell is even in the... More 

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Rockhampton, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Really enjoyable afternoon exploring the historic town of Mt Morgan and the gold mine. The tour guides were friendly and knowledgable and the dinosaur footprints in the caves were well worth seeing. I took my teenage kids and they had a blast.

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Leverkusen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

An awesome drive up the range from Rocky on the Burnett Hwy. Stopped at the Railway Station=Tourist Centre where we were cordially received by an older man who narrated us very enthusiastic the whole story about Mount Morgan and its big man dug whole! A very nice rest area at the Dam and beautiful lookouts!

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

a short drive from Rockhampton Mount Morgan is well worth a half-day trip. I didn't do the mine tour but there was still lots to look at - dam, drive around the mine, suspension bridge are fun for the kids

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Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

The mine has great historical significance. Once the richest gold mine in the southern hemisphere, paid Australia's national debt many years ago and help finance Australia's contribution to world war 1. Went to the mine in a bus, bus driver very knowledgeable and friendly. Dinasour caves were shut when we went on the tour but have now been reopened. Well... More 

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Emu Park, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

This tour is a must for tourists and locals ls alike. The guides are locals and can answer any question.

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Address: The Mine | Mount Morgan, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
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