A Day on the Diggings

Central Victorian Goldfields-Historic

Fully escorted tour that will delve into the very heart of the Great Gold rush 1851-1870.

A special tour for special people.

Rob Asplin of River Country Adventours has an affinity with the natural environs of the region and a good understanding of the impact the gold rush had on the development of Australia as a nation.

Tour itinerary

1000 Courtesy collection from Melbourne
1130 Nagambie, opportunity to stretch legs and purchase lunch
1230 Balaclava Mine in Whroo Forest
1330 Rushworth (1854), browse the old shops, many classified
1430 Waranga Basin and Murchison (1839) historic river town
1500 Goulburn Weir (1892), water for the food bowl of Australia
1545 Tahbilk Winery (1860), historic buildings and excellent vintage.
1800 Return home, tour ends


Bookings essential

$149.00 per person

Minimum 10
Larger groups welcome

Lunch available for purchase in Nagambie  

The cost will remain valid until June 30, 2014

For Bookings and further information please contact us at River Country Adventours - Rob and Joan Asplin - phone: 61 3 5852 2736 - email:info@adventours.com.au