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Long Tunnel Extended Gold Mine

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Walhalla Gold Mine

We got an opportunity to visit Walhalla, We got tour in old mines with lovely guide # Kimberly, she... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Camper11782720959
A great tour!

We read about the community of Walhalla and the gold mine and we just had to do the tour. We found... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Smoltman
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Courtenay, Canada
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An authentic underground goldmine that is heritage listed. Tour groups of up to 30 people are escorted by an experienced guide. The Mine is well it, plenty of room and well ventilated. It is very safe. Tours operate daily except Christmas Day at...more
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165 Main Rd, Walhalla, Victoria 3825, Australia
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+61 3 5165 6259
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Visited the Long Tunnel Mine 25/3/17. I was totally amazed by the sheer size of the mine and all its tunnels. Our guide, Naomi was very informative and knowledgeable. This tour is a "must do" when visiting Walhalla, this mine is the reason this town...More

3  Thank Mmiicc
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 4 December 2012

It cost us $50 for our family of five to travel into an old gold mine and listen to the facts and history of the mine i found it quite boring at times maybe it was the guide, not sure but wouldnt recommend it sorry

4  Thank selmah
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We got an opportunity to visit Walhalla, We got tour in old mines with lovely guide # Kimberly, she guided us (group of 10) excellently and told amazing stories of Gold findings and livings of that time's people. We enjoyed. I would say this was...More

Thank Camper11782720959
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We read about the community of Walhalla and the gold mine and we just had to do the tour. We found it very informative and Dave our tour guide explained the history of the mine very well. It took just over 30 minutes and I...More

Thank Smoltman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our tour of the long tunnel gold mine! So accomodating for family’s and adventurous of any age. Our large group of 9 adults and 7 children 2-11 in age all loved our trip into the mine. Rae was our guide for the trip...More

Thank Leah B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of the best tours I have been on. Our tour guide/s Kimberly and Holly were very friendly, engaging and shared a great deal of knowledge about the history of gold mining in Walhalla. The mine is well lit and readily accessible for...More

Thank Regina C
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Run by volunteers, passionate about the mine, you go right into where the men worked, it is all well planned, plenty of lighting as you go, you always feel safe.

Thank pogglesgrandma
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Great hidden gem. Worth the drive there. See where soo many worked so hard. Tour guide was excellent with great knowledge.

Thank Anna K
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

It was nearly 40 years ago since I was last here as a kid crawling around the mine when anyone could walk into it. Tourism was not really heard of in Walhalla then. It has come a long way since. The Long Tunnel Extended mine...More

1  Thank emtnems
Reviewed 29 September 2018

This was very well done by Richard who summarised the history of Walhalla whilst explains how hard it was to be a miner way back when. All run by volunteers and very professional.

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GeoffA305, Manager at Long Tunnel Extended Gold Mine, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you always good to get good reviews.

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We did the tour with Naomi and she was fantastic. Really informative and made the tour interesting. Seeing the gold mine itself was great and was an excellent piece of history. Well worth the money if you visit Walhalla

Thank Rachb911
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This is the second time I have been through and always find it so interesting and a bit sad too. The gold miners from way back when had it so tough trying to make a living and I felt honoured to visit. Jane, our guide...More

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margaret w
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Response from Marylouise C | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t, I had flat walking sandals on. We had to wear hard hats, provided, & probably covered in shoes would be good but not essential.
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