Town & Mine Tours
Telephone: Rudi Paoletti: 03 9789 6985 or
0428 534 102
Fax: (03) 9776 6798
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TOWN PHOTO GALLERY
MINE TOUR PHOTO GALLERY
AND GHOST TOWN TOURS
We now have a variety of tours for you to choose
- Private Campground: pit- toilets, bbq, shelter, etc.
Over 16: $70
Under 16: $25
Under 10: Free
Day1: the Royal Standard Group of mines and townships near
Fiddlers Green and the Andersons group of mines near Aberfeldy
Day 2: Donnellys Creek townships, cemeteries,mines, etc
1 1/2 Days
All Day Saturday
1/2 day Sunday
Day1: Jordan Valley, mines near Red Jacket and Jericho, Chinese
settlement, old towns, lone graves, cemeteries, etc
Day 2: Day1: the Andersons group of mines near Aberfeldy
Over 16: $80
Under 16: $40
Day1: Loch Fyne- very large mine, with Matlock mines
Day 2: Woods Point Mines with some privately owned mines as
QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
Whereare these tours? The tours are run near Aberfeldy
and the Woods Point district of Gippsland. Aberfeldy is only about 1 hour
north of Moe.
do this tour? This tour is for all to enjoy. You donít have to be experienced.
All age groups are welcome, except for the Loch Fyne Tour. Only a little 4WD
experience necessary, but a 4wd or AWD vehicle is required.
What do you need to bring? You must have a 4WD or an AWD vehicle.
Much of the terrain is easy 4wd. You must bring all your own camping gear
and food. Change of shoes may be essential in case you get wet feet. Please
also bring a good torch. Please wear walking boots, blundstones or the
like, "do not wear sneakers"
Will there be an experienced Geologist on these tours? Yes, Dr. Peter
Jackson will be our tour guide. Peter has over 35 years experience in geology
and accredited with many qualifications, Peter has great knowledge of mines
in this area as well. We will visiting and entering actual mines worked in
the 1800's, as well as a brief history and ghost town
tour of the area.
What do we actually get for our money? Not only do you get a guided
tour by an experienced geologist into real mines, but you also get shown many
historical sites. Old hotels, graves, cemeteries, townships, etc. Many sites
are only known to me. I have been researching and doing expedition work in
this region for more than 18 years and have now found over 400 historical
Can we purchase additional maps and books at discounted prices? Yes,
maps and books on the area can be purchased on the tour, a catalogue will
be made available for you. I have published over 10 books on the area and
have also produced a series of maps to.
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