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Step back in time

Our bus driver knowledge was great thoroughly enjoyed it in the museum at the mine was the honour... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2018
Robyn C
Good Tour

A very informative tour. Tour guide had a lot of knowledge of the town and mine. You can only get... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
nfturnbull
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Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed December 31, 2018

Our bus driver knowledge was great thoroughly enjoyed it in the museum at the mine was the honour roll for the digging at Fromelles a lot were miners from Mt Morgan really enjoyable would be great to be opened up and coffee house to public

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Robyn C
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Make sure you ask if you are seeing everything that's advertised, including the actual gold mine and the dinosaur footprints which are on all the flyers. He does know lots of facts but he need to inform people whats not included and let people decide....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 11, 2018

A very informative tour. Tour guide had a lot of knowledge of the town and mine. You can only get on the mine sit with this tour. However we were disappointed that you can't actually go up the top to see the open cut mine...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nfturnbull
Reviewed July 22, 2018

You must do the tour of the town and the gold mine. The only way to go to the mine is byTMC Tours which are superb. John and his daughter Heike did a marvellous job and Heike's knowledge of the mine and the town has...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Barbara B
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Excellent tour with a very knowledgeable guide. The tour is allowed on site of the mine something that the private visitor cannot achieve. Well worthwhile.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Very interesting tour. Definitely worth doing to discover more about Mt Morgan. The tour of the mine was very good. The tour guide had lots of knowledge about the area.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed May 3, 2018

You must go on the mine tour with John. He is a font of knowledge on the past , present and the possible future of the mine. He is also up to date with the efforts to get the pH of the mine water to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank d0nald37
Reviewed April 9, 2018

This is a unique place with so much history. Would love to see those old buildings and equipment preserved. It looks rather sad in its present state.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank C B
Reviewed January 26, 2018

loved hearing all about the workings of the mine years ago and seeing the interesting memorabelia around and in the museum,

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank jmsc22066
Reviewed September 1, 2017

You can only get inside the old gold mine site by going on this reasonably priced mini bus tour. It is run by a local man who worked in the gold mine, and he was very knowledgeable. You can't actually go into the gold mine,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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