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The Original Gold Rush Colony Mogo

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Friendly fun and great value

Mogo is a great township, about 180 K (112 miles) south of Sydney) where everybody welcomes you and... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2018
johnny p
Sydney, Australia
Family Holiday

We had a great long weekend staying in the lovely cabins, kids loved the pool and maze. Staff were... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2018
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26 James St | Cnr Annett Street, Mogo, New South Wales 2536, Australia
+61 2 4474 2123
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gold panning and a great tour guide are the best points of this old town. Kids will love it. Playing with water and looking for gold. I strongly recommend walking through the old tunnel.

Thank DominikJ78
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Loved every moment here,I wouldn't change a thing. So much history,information and helpful and engaging staff. My kids,5 and 7,found something interesting around every corner,went through the mine 3 times and found gold! Couldn't ask for a better day💛

Thank Claire S
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited thinking we were indulging ourselves as nerdy history teachers but we were so wrong! This place is amazing and good for anyone. Staff were friendly, the guide (Jody) was amazing and knowledgeable. Lots of space and set up well. Worth...More

Thank Georgia P
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

If you need to kill a couple of hours...this place will do that for you. It’s not fancy or slick, however, a bit of fun for everyone. Make sure you get the guided tour...it makes for a much richer experience. You will enjoy the frustration...More

Thank Melanie L
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

We nearly never visited as we thought it was more for kids! How wrong we were great informative guide that obviously loves what he does , it proved to be great fun and a great history lesson on the gold rush in this area, only...More

Thank fourthoms
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Visited here this Easter weekend and was surprised by how much we enjoyed it. The tour guide was amazing, very knowledge and happy to answer questions and share this knowledge. Our kids thoroughly enjoyed the tour and kept talking about it on the whole drive...More

Thank Danielle J
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Mogo is a great township, about 180 K (112 miles) south of Sydney) where everybody welcomes you and nobody overcharges you. Generally, food is good and very reasonably priced. There is an excellent (private) zoo to visit and families can have a great day out...More

Thank johnny p
Reviewed January 22, 2018

What a top little place to visit. So many times you can visit an attraction like this and walk away feeling a bit disheartened but not here. Definitely go the tour and our guide was amazing and engaged adults and kids alike. Great bit of...More

Thank NW3Sydney
Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

We had a great long weekend staying in the lovely cabins, kids loved the pool and maze. Staff were fantastic, accommodation was great, only needed towels for pool, camp kitchen and provided everything we needed. Thank you for a wonderful time.

Thank Alycatz
Reviewed January 2, 2018

Took my ten year old son here and we had a great time. We did the tour, panned for gold and had posed for a wanted poster. The tour was enjoyable and the guides were friendly and willing to answer questions. My son enjoyed the...More

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