Drive around and see the local community - the housing - the absolutely secondary interest in the housing quality - the quirky way "lean-to's" are built - and eventually get more of a lean. No real difference in these to decades ago. Rudimentary, and barely functional.
Note the rocks on the roof - interesting way of anchoring the corrugated iron!
Many of the miners will have a little store, where you can go and buy some of their stones, usually at very good prices.
This is a popular recommendation for visitors to The Ridge - an old minefield, which is still worked - often seasonally - is a beautiful setting to watch the sun go down.
. The sunset from up here is just breathtaking, especially in the scape of the barren field, dotted with mullock heaps, the abandoned houses, vehicles, and resting mine machinery.