Moonta Mines Tourist RailwayPrice from $12
Departing from the platform adjacent to the Moonta Mines Museum, the Moonta Mines Tourist Railway is a guided tour of the historic Moonta Mines National Heritage Area.
COVID-19 Social Distancing and Hygiene regulations in place.
This means that only 24 people per journey allowed.
Please note: train rides are subject to the weather.
Featuring extensive commentary from local drivers, passengers are taken past many historic landmarks of the former mining operations, including the reservoir, ore sorting floors, and through a tunnel in Ryans Tailings Heap. It visits the former Precipitation Works, which was set up in 1900 to recover additional copper from the tailings heaps, a process which continued until 1943. (note due to Covid-19 Regulations - no stop to disembark during journey)
Bookings are not required for individuals. Board the Tourist Train adjacent to the Museum. Ticket Office is open half an hour prior to train trip. EFTPOS facilities available.
Book online up to 24 hours prior to departure.
Bookings for groups are available
Proudly maintained and operated by volunteers of the National Trust of SA Moonta Branch.
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SA Yorke Peninsula Tourism
Caters for people with sufficient mobility to climb a few steps but who would benefit from fixtures to aid balance This includes people using walking frames and mobility aids
Caters for people who use a wheelchair
Welcomes and assists people who have challenges with learning communication understanding and behaviour includes people with autism intellectual disability Down syndrome acquired brain injury ABI dyslexia and dementia
From $ 12 to $ 12