Gold Rush Adventure

Come and discover the history of Forest Creek Historical Gold Diggings in the Castlemaine Diggings National Heritage Park. Try your luck at gold panning at one of Australia’s most significant goldfields.

This activity is suitable for children aged 6-12, who must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Please bring water, sunscreen, insect repellent, and wear enclosed shoes and clothing appropriate for the weather. Children may get wet! Gum boots recommended.

Meet at the Forest Creek Historical Gold Diggings, on the corner of Prendergast St and the Pyrenees Highway, Castlemaine VIC 3450.

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Castlemaine Diggings National Heritage Park
Forest Creek Historical Gold Diggings, Castlemaine
Location Map



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