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Self Guided Underground Tour

Relive history and step back in time to 1916 with this original opal mine, historical museum and underground home, designed to give you the ultimate underground experience.


Continuous self guided tour and maps available in different languages.


Come and see some of the first opal found by Willie Hutchison in 1915.


Try your luck and look for opal in our noodling pits. Kids will love it.


• Explore an historic 1916 Opal Mine

• See the natural seams of opal and fossils

• Admire opal with UV lights

• Walk through original underground homes

• Continuous self-guided tours

• Underground gift-shop

• Historic museum

• Opal jewellery

• Noodle in the pits

• Large range of souvenirs

Opening Hours

Old Timers Mine is open daily:

8.30am – 5pm

The last entry for the tour is 4.30pm.

Special closing days will be advertised on our Google page.


Adult: $15.00

Concession: $12.50

Children: $5.00
(children under 5 free)

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