People always discuss the Old Timers Mine whenever a mention of opal mining comes up. The very place is a wonderful tourist destination which holds a subtle historical importance. It was the miners who discovered the existence of the mine in the year 1916. But they surprisingly sealed the same and never came back or told about the same to anyone. The reason for this secrecy is still a mystery. In 1968, the mine got rediscovered. You can now tour the mine as it has become a museum now. Seashells and vivid types of opal can be seen inside. You can also learn a lot about the miners' lives and their activities visiting the Old Timers Mine.
How to Reach Old Timers Mine
- Rented car / taxi