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This is a tour that has history and ecological aspects.
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Morgan Street, Mount Morgan, Queensland, Australia
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94 722 750 714
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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Well intentioned guide who knew a lot about the town. His presentation of the town and the mine’s history was voluminous and uninspiring, without any particular theme or chronology that newcomers could easily follow.

Thank Joanna L
Reviewed 6 August 2018

John our tour leader was very passionate about his town and showed all the old areas of the town explaining the suspension bridges and other areas of the town the mine museum and history it was a real insight into the great town it once...More

Thank Robyn C
Reviewed 29 July 2018

I've volunteered for bus tours at the gold/copper mine at home (circa 1850's , intermitted to present , Orange N.S.W.) and I cannot hold a candle to this gentleman I hope he can document all that knowledge for his protégé Yours truly Melissa & Greg

Thank rustjunkies
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We were camping at the nearby Silver Wattle caravan park and someone handed us a flyer for this tour. We called up and booked for the following day and were picked up by John at the caravan park. In town we were joined by John's...More

Thank Zannagirl
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Our tour driver and guide was John. He has all the facts and figures of the area at his fingertips. His knowledge of the Mines is astounding and his presentation entertaining. He is enthusiastic but not overwhelming. This is a must if you want to...More

Thank d0nald37
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Fabulous mini bus tour around historic Mt Morgan and Gold Mine. John was a fantastic guide. So helpful and informative. Knew all the answers to questions! A real must do sight seeing near Rockhampton. Amazing history and tour around the town.

Thank Janelle L
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

This hidden gem of a town in Central Queensland is well worth visiting, and while you are there you need to: 1. Do the town and mine tour. This tour is interesting and entertaining. This family run business takes you to places you wouldn’t have...More

Thank Passport2fill
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Former Railway Station Master takes you on a detailed tour of the historic town and mine site. With fascinating info about the discovery of dinosaur footprints and fossils found in the mine area. Absolute must see for history, archeological and cultural enthusiasts. Great way for...More

Thank Tricia R
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Great overview of the history of Mount Morgan and the gold mine. Very informative and enthusiastic. Would love to see the mine open again and some of the old buildings and equipment preserved.

Thank C B
Reviewed 30 March 2018

After spending time at many celebrated tourist attractions on our way up the Queensland Coast (which were enjoyable) it was amazing to stop in at Mount Morgan and get a glimpse into the real frontier history of Australia. John (our tour guide) clearly possessed an...More

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Joann B
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Response from d0nald37 | Reviewed this property |
The tours run at 10am and 1pm. It is a good idea to ring to check if there are seats available, as sometimes the University books the whole bus.
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