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Jack’s Magazine Tour

Get a glimpse behind Jack's Magazine's imposing bluestone walls and explore its buildings, tunnels, tramways and giant earth mounds on foot. Learn about its connections to Victoria's gold mining, world wars and the local area's industrial past.

Join our experienced tour guide, Andy Calvert, as he breathes life into the rich history of Jack’s Magazine with his in-depth knowledge and captivating personal stories. Gain insight into the operational intricacies of the site while enjoying panoramic views from the summit of the blast mounds. This walking tour covers extensive ground, so a moderate level of fitness is recommended. The 90-minute tours will explore normally restricted areas, so don’t miss out!

Celebrating 50 years of the Victorian Heritage Register 

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Jack’s Magazine, 17 Magazine Way, Maribyrnong, Victoria

Gather at the green doors on the north side of the bluestone perimeter wall.



Entry fees:
Prebooking requiredhttps://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/australian-heritage-festival-2024-jacks-magazine-tour-registration-41512006529?aff=oddtdtcreator
Attendance limit:
Less than 50
Onsite facilities:
Other things
you need to know:
The entrance is approximately 300 metres walk from the car park. To get to the entrance walk along the bluestone wall and turn left to walk between the wall and the canal. Then you should see us!