Bathurst Goldfields Education Centre

With over 37 years’ experience, Bathurst Goldfields celebrates the period of Australian history and development from the 1850's. Bathurst Goldfields is a carefully re-constructed 1850's gold mining village with hands-on interactive activities, demonstrations and entertainment. Situated on the iconic Mount Panorama, they offer a range of accommodation options and complete catering services. 

Bathurst Goldfields is a great place for schools to stay, with accommodation and meal packages for up to 230 people. You can choose to stay in refurbished lodges or the modern motel. 

Everything is safe and secure all on one site. Bathurst Goldfields Education Centre host over 28,000 children each year so the sooner you book the better! 

Programs provided range from tours with enthusiastic guides showing how miners and their families lived and mined in the 1850's to hands on panning, mud brick making, helping the blacksmith and viewing a historic steam engine in action.


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