Mount Morgan – The Golden Mountain
Welcome to the historic site of one of the world’s most productive gold mines in Central Queensland’s charming hinterland.
Commencing operation in 1882, the mine became one of the richest gold mines in Australia, and for a period of time- the world. During its 99 years of mining the area declared a total of 225 tons of gold, 50 tons of silver and 360,000 tons of copper.
The town offers ideal opportunities to delve into the area’s early successes and relive its fascinating past with a range of impressive attractions on show, along with museums and tours operating 7 days.
Plan your visit to Mount Morgan
Mount Morgan was once a bustling community, and the legacy of that remains. There are many things to see and do today in Mount Morgan. As a visitor you will find a number of activities to occupy your time.