Ghost Town & Mine Tours
Telephone: Rudi Paoletti: 03 9789 6985 or 0428 534 102
Fax: (03) 9776 6798      Email: info@adventurermaps.com.au

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MINE AND GHOST TOWN TOURS  

We now have a variety of tours for you to choose from  

NAME OF TOUR
WHEN
BASE CAMP
DURATION
PRICE
BRIEF ITINERY
Royal Standard Tour
see booking list below for dates

near Aberfeldy

- Private Campground: pit- toilets, bbq, shelter, etc.

Fees are:
NO CHARGE

2 Days

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

Jordan Valley Tour
see booking list below for dates

near Aberfeldy

- Private Campground: pit- toilets, bbq, shelter, etc.

Fees are:
NO CHARGE

2 Days

Over 16: $70

Under 16: $25

Under 10: Free

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 and misc.

Loch Fyne Tour
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Gaffneys Creek Campground- no camping fees apply
2 Days

Over 16: $80

Under 16: $40

Under 10: Free

Day1: Loch Fyne- very large mine, with Matlock mines

Day 2: Woods Point Mines with some privately owned mines as well

 

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.

Who can 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 sites.

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.

 

   No tours at present ... only taking group bookings of 15-20 people- use the link below if you would like to book a group- or join email list to be notified on next tour/s

 

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