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Burra Heritage Trail

Burra, South Australia, Australia
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The Johnny Green Trail

Was very pleased with the trail only to be dissapointed by information received at the Information... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
fairliemerle
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Adelaide, Australia
Great History

My husband and I did the heritage trail and found it very interesting. The volunteers we met were... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Wendy W
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  • Excellent64%
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  • Average9%
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“an eye opener” (2 reviews)
“own pace” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Burra, South Australia, Australia
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"living conditions"
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"an eye opener"
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"own pace"
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"doors"
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"hampton"
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"creek"
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"sights"
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"gaol"
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"information"
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"key"
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"mines"
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"museum"
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"passport"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Was very pleased with the trail only to be dissapointed by information received at the Information Centre re: closing times of the museums

Thank fairliemerle
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I did the heritage trail and found it very interesting. The volunteers we met were very informative and friendly. Well worth the visit.

Thank Wendy W
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

This heritage trail will enthrall all who go on it. You pick up a key at the local tourist office and go at your own pace. Great if you are interested in old mines and mining

Thank Colin F
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

The Burra Heritage passport is something we have wanted to do for a very long time and it did not disappoint at all. It feels special to be able to unlock doors and gates, not knowing what you are going to see and experience. All...More

Thank Kiwibird248
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Overall this self guided tour was interesting, but the council have taken control from the national trust and apart from the museums no more guided tours as I said it was interesting but I'm a bit concerned that a local resident can pay $20.00 and...More

Thank peterworts
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Burra has an interesting approach to showing off the local history. The Tourist office sells a "Passport" which gives the visitors the key to all the local attractions and the visitor can drive and walk around at their own pace, unlocking the gates and doors...More

Thank Ruth B
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Well worth doing this trail. Saw everything that was on the trail, most interesting and informative. Great old time machines and information.

Thank Glen S
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

We weren't expecting too much, but what a surprise we got. Everything has been lovingly restored and so much information to see and even in a day we couldn't see it all. Such an interesting place. We will be back!

Thank Alida R
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Rest Rooms were very good. The Trail was worth travelling around especially Hampton Village. The gaol was interesting also. Great that you can get the key and see sights at your own leisure.

Thank Kerry H
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

A most informative history tour of the town & its workings. Wonderful building skills on show. Living conditions for many in dugouts in the creek an eye opener. The whole tour most informative & worth the price of entry

Thank george86
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