O'Brien's Hill

O'Brien's Hill in Grenfell is the site where gold was first discovered in Grenfell in 1866. The site is easily accessible to visitors with car parking, picnic facilities and toilets. There is remnant mining machinery on the site including a horse works, stamper, air shafts and poppet head. Extensive interpretive signage explains the gold production which took place in the late 1860's.

Nearby events

  1. Grenfell Goanna's Poker Run

    Saturday 02 March 2019 , Grenfell

    Registrations at the Grenfell Bowling Club from 8am on the day, depart 10am sharp, barbecue brekkie available! Cost includes live entertainment by local band "Lawson Shire". Last stop - Grenfell Bowling Club. Dinner available at the club…

    02 Mar