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Unlock the secrets of Burra's heritage with our unique Passport Key.

The town of Burra is rich with mining heritage and most of its 1840s legacy is intact. The surest way to get the whole picture is to buy a Burra Heritage Passport, which gives you instant access to see, hear and touch the past.

The Passport provides first-class access to the townships most intriguing sites, including the Redruth Gaol, Unicorn Brewery Cellars, and the Miners Dugouts.

You will be joined by Johnny green, the miners mascot as you explore the townships key sites. Using your mobile phone or tablet, Johnny will guide you through each of the intriguing sites on the Passport all free of charge for the Passport holder.

Access to Burra's two museums is also included: the Bon Accord, and Morphett's Engine House.

Thanks to the Heritage Passport Key, you'll travel at your own pace, spending as long as you like at any or all of the exhibits. You really need two days to fully experience the richness of the Passport experience, and can hang onto the Passport key for the length of your visit.

Purchase your Heritage Passport from the Visitor Information Centre.


From $ 20 to $ 30
$30 Adult $25 Concession $20 NT members $20 Locals (including up to 6 guests) School age children (with parents) are free


  • Entity Facility

    Coach Parking
    Pet Friendly - Enquire
    Picnic Area
    Public Telephone
    Public Toilet

  • Access With Assistance for the Disabled

    Disabled access available, contact operator for details

  • Accreditation

    Australian Tourism Accreditation Program
    National Trust

  • Activities


  • Membership

    Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
    Visitor Information Centre

  • Internet Access Point

    Free Wifi