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Forest Creek Gold Mine

Fossicking for gold

Discover how generations of miners won gold from the rich alluvial ground along Forest Creek.

Pan for gold in the ancient riverbed that diggers once called 'The bank-till free to all'.

See one of Victoria’s unique mining gems – a massive Ruston and Hornsby gas engine.