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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.
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
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
Melissa & Greg
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
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
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.
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
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
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