Kalgoorlie Things to Do

  • Late afternoon at the Super Pit
    Late afternoon at the Super Pit
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    This is the actual size of the shovel!
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    Housing in the Gold Rush Days

    by scrooge1947 Written Jun 10, 2003
    tent life

    At Hannans North it covers every aspect of how life was at the time, excellent information for young and old.
    Tent life was a bit different in those days.

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    This is a large tyre

    by scrooge1947 Updated Jun 9, 2003
    now I am tierd

    Compare the tyre to what is still a resonable size truck and you can appreciate just how large these trucks must be.

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    Hannans north historic tourist mine

    by scrooge1947 Written Jun 9, 2003
    hannans mine

    Hannans North provides a look into the past, you can tour an underground mine, see gold pouring demonstrations, try gold panning, and see buildings and fittings from the past.

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    View of mines.

    by scrooge1947 Written May 10, 2003
    Looking over the mines

    Looking the other way from the top of the head frame, notice the other working head frames in this shot.

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    Mining Museum

    by scrooge1947 Written May 10, 2003
    Ivanhoe Headframe

    The Ivanhoe Head Frame situated in Hannan Street , Kalgoorlie, this frame was originally at the Ivanhoe mine on the Golden Mile, you can go to the top for a great view.

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    Super Pit

    by scrooge1947 Written May 9, 2003
    Super Pit

    The Super Pit in Kalgoorlie runs 24hrs per day and is expected to go to a depth of 500m , 2k wide and 4.2k long. ( this photo it was at a depth of 180m)

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    Paddy Hannan

    by scrooge1947 Written May 9, 2003

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    Paddy Hannan

    One of the largest gold rushes in AUSTRALIAN history
    was set off by Paddy Hannan,Daniel Shea and Tom Flannagans discovery in 1893.

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    Boulder

    by scrooge1947 Written May 9, 2003

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    hotel

    Another interesting building, this one a hotel, I just tried to imagine all this in the gold rush days.

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