Gold Prospecting Adventure - Half Day

Creswick, VIC



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  • Historic gold panning adventure
  • Use old fashioned panning equipment plus high tech metal detectors
  • Morning tea

Get caught up in the rush searching for gold and gemstones at the Goldfields in Ballarat. You'll learn how to pan for gold just like those early Australians did at the height of the gold rush in the mid 1800s. You'll also try your hand at turning up something with the latest metal detectors.

  • 1 person
  • Duration - 4 hours
  • Location - View Map
Why You'll Love This

What's Included?

  • 4WD tour bus transport to Goldfields
  • 4 hour gold prospecting adventure
  • Morning tea and drinks
  • Use of all equipment
  • Guided instruction and tuition

Travel out to the famed Goldfields of Ballarat and learn about the historical gold rush of the 1800s. Your experienced tour guides will help you pan for gold, look for gemstones and use the latest metal detectors. This half day tour is a great way to get out and see the gorgeous bushland of the area, be active and learn a new skill. You and your group of up to 8 participants will all learn together and help each other, enjoying a delicious morning tea after your hard work. Who knows, you might even discover a little gold nugget or two!

On the Day

Session Length

The tour commences at 9.00am and finishes at 1.00pm at Creswick.

Numbers on the Day

  • This tour has to have 4 people to be able to run 
  • The tour runs with a maximum of 8 people 


  • In the event of inclement weather this tour may be rescheduled for a later date

Dress Code

  • Very casual
  • Please wear long pants
  • Closed in sensible shoes such as runners or hiking boots required 
... and Importantly


Not suitable for children under 5.


A minimum of 7 days notice is required should you wish to reschedule your experience. Cancellation fees may apply.