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Montreal Goldfield - Informative and pleasant.

First time in the Bermagui area and I became aware of this attraction. I enjoy Australian History... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2018
I2317MPglennm
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Ballina, Australia
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What a great experience to be shown around this world heritage listed place. Bob our volunteer... read more

Reviewed September 27, 2018
Gary H
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Wodonga, Australia
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Reviewed September 28, 2018

First time in the Bermagui area and I became aware of this attraction. I enjoy Australian History, particularly over the 1800s era, and so was intrigued. The site offers a daily one and a half hour Guided Tour from 2pm. Cost $7.50 single and $25...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

What a great experience to be shown around this world heritage listed place. Bob our volunteer guide did a terrific job in showing off the history of the site and area. Overall it was a very enjoyable time. Kids had a great time also. Well...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed June 4, 2018

Every kid big and small loves a gold mine. We loved the guided tour and particularly loved the stories. The brewery next door had a Montreal Golden Ale. We were really surprised at the tour and the kids found it really interesting, problem was they...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed January 29, 2018

For a small nominal fee ($7.50) you get a guided informative tour of this alluvial gold mine site. Using Government grants, this area has been reclaimed from the bush and provides an insight to the historical mining activities in the 19th century. The guides are...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed November 2, 2017

An excellent tour. A fascinating tour takes place at 1400 everyday. The tour is run by local volunteers and they delve back into the goldfield history and provide a great insight into times gone by. Interesting to hear about the Bermagui mystery. The walking is...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank canningkath
Reviewed October 19, 2017

We were taken to an historic goldfield that we did not know existed, even though we had been to Bermagui many times. The area has been well preserved and made safe to visit. We were taken around by a Volunteer who was very familiar with...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank aussiedave717
Reviewed October 12, 2017

Family attended an open day and had a personal tour. Interesting facts into gold mining with passionate volunteers who know the region and the indigenous history.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank 549leeannef
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Its part of the heritage of the area and worth a visit if you have time. It involves a walking guided tour with a local area guide to provide information and stories about the mines and other history.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank johncR4130OF
Reviewed May 2, 2017

What a great experience with a knowledgable guide. It was very interesting to learn about the gold mining. Totally different to any other gold field I have been to. Thanks Kerrie (our guide).

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank 666Neil88
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

The goldfield trust has done a superb job in giving the public access to this historic site. Our guide Peter was a fount of info in showing us the many shafts and relics of the 1880s gold rush In Bermagui.

Date of experience: April 2017
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