COAL MINE TOUR – Adult
$45.00 / day
Come and experience the ‘ultimate awe’ of a coal mine tour at one of Blackwater’s operating coal mines. See the magnificence of massive open cut pits, oversized machinery and equipment, and learn about coal mining from an expert mining operator. All tours depart via mini bus directly from the Blackwater International Coal Centre. One of our delightful tour guides will take you to a local operating coal mine to learn the ins and outs of the industry and hear about the rich history of Blackwater.
BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL – PLEASE CALL (07) 4982 7755
Tours take approximately 3 hours and depart at 9:30am sharp – please arrive 30 minutes before departure. For safety reasons appropriate clothing (long pants or jeans, long sleeved shirt) and closed in footwear is required on mine sites.
Mine Tours operate every Tuesday from 9:30am (excluding public holidays and poor weather conditions).
To reserve a mine tour seat please book online or call the BICC on 4982 7755 – payment is required upon arrival prior to departure.
- Tour groups operate with a minimum of 4 people and maximum of 10.
- Larger tour groups, and prearranged specific day tours are welcome by contacting the BICC reception on 07 4982 7755.
- Children under 5 are not allowed on mine tours.
- Children on tour require full parental or guardian supervision at all times.
- We reserve the right to cancel a tour due to bad weather or unforeseen circumstances, all monies will be refunded.
- Random breath and drug testing may be performed on mine visitors, intoxicated people will be refused entry to the site.