Bathurst Goldfields Educational Programs

Bathurst Goldfields tours are designed to meet the requirements of the primary HSIE gold syllabus. Each school receives a full set of teachers notes prior to their visit.

The enthusiastic professional tour guides are a fountain of knowledge covering the core of the Gold syllabus and they know how to entertain and educate at the same time.

Bathurst Goldfields has a range of interactive hands on learning experiences to be had including:

  • Professional tour guides to take you back in time to the 1850's to experience life as it would have been for gold miners and their families.
  • Explore an underground gold mine.
  • Pan for real gold.
  • Making mud bricks.
  • View an historic working steam engine.
  • Helping the blacksmith (viewing the forge at work).

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Logins are provided once your trip is confirmed.

You will gain access to loads of valuable planning tools such as:

  • AWGT Required Forms (Final Details, Special Requirements etc...)
  • Risk Assessments for all major attractions, accommodations & transport methods
  • Teachers Planning Checklists
  • Sample Medical Forms, What to bring lists etc…
  • Accommodation Information, Links, Maps & Photos
  • Attraction Information, Links, Worksheets/Teacher Resources, Maps & Photos
  • Plus much more!

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