Bathurst Goldfields tours are designed to meet the requirements of the primary HSIE gold syllabus. Each school receives a full set of teachers notes prior to their visit.
The enthusiastic professional tour guides are a fountain of knowledge covering the core of the Gold syllabus and they know how to entertain and educate at the same time.
Bathurst Goldfields has a range of interactive hands on learning experiences to be had including:
- Professional tour guides to take you back in time to the 1850's to experience life as it would have been for gold miners and their families.
- Explore an underground gold mine.
- Pan for real gold.
- Making mud bricks.
- View an historic working steam engine.
- Helping the blacksmith (viewing the forge at work).