Red Earth Opal Mine Tour

Overview

Since the 1890s, people have flocked to White Cliffs in the hope of finding their fortune. With Red Earth, you can go more than 13.5m beneath the ground into a working opal mine within the historic diggings. See how miners are still searching for these glittering gems using modern equipment. You’ll even have a chance to dig at the mine face yourself and may be lucky enough to discover a piece of opal.

Operating hours for the shop and tours are below, however please check with Red Earth for any changes.

Opal tours:
• Season runs 1 April to end November each year
• During this time, tours run seven days a week at 3pm

Shop and gallery:
• Season runs 1 April to end November each year
• Closed Monday/Tuesday, open the rest of the week from 10am - 3pm

Due to current health advice on social distancing, please contact the business for the most up to date information regarding opening times and services.

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