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Kick up some red dust & step back in time to Coolgardie’s Goldrush

Have you ever wondered what it was like in the early goldrush days?
Why not step back in time with the Mother of the Goldfields & explore the rich history Coolgardie has to offer. Emerse yourself and your family and discover your own adventure in this iconic outback town.

Did someone say Devonshire tea? Take a wonder through the Historical Warden Finnerty’s Residence and learn about the pioneer days with Warden John Finnerty and his family. Sit out on the wide sweeping verandah’s and enjoy a fresh scone and a hot beverage while taking in the serene views of the town. Let’s see if you can find all the items in Mr Finnerty’s treasure hunt? FREE entry to Warden Finnerty’s Residence is offered to all visitors.

Explore the vast history in Coolgardie’s vibrant Visitors Centre & Museum. Walk through the doors of the historic Warden Courts, pharmaceutical collection, gold room, WA largest bottle collection and more to discover a by gone era while you take part in Varischetti’s treasure hunt!

Be sure to take the self-guided tour of the Glory Days Trail around the historical streets. Don’t forget your hat, water bottle & comfortable shoes while you walk or drive your way through and discover what makes this beautiful town, Coolgardie so unique.

Event dates

Event Details

Address:
62 Bayley Street, Coolgardie, Western Australia

Warden Finnerty's Residence
2 Mckenzie Street, Coolgardie WA 6429

Times:

Coolgardie Visitors Centre & Goldfields Exhibition Museum
8:30am - 4pm (Monday - Friday)
10am - 3pm (weekends)

Warden Finnerty's Residence
11am - 4pm (Saturday - Wednesday)

Glory Days Trail
- All hours (outside & self-guided)

Entry fees:
Adults $ 5, Children $ 3, Concession $ 2
Attendance limit:
no
Website:
https://www.coolgardie.wa.gov.au/events/
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Other things
you need to know:
Cash & Eftpos available.