The town of Burra is rich with mining heritage and most of it’s 1840’s legacy is still intact. The surest way to get the whole picture is to purchase a Burra Heritage Passport, which gives you instant access to see, hear and touch the past.
The Passport allows you key access to 11 locked sites and you can use the key for up to two days. Please allow a minimun of 4 hours to appreciate as much of the sites as possible:
- Monster Mine Site
- Morphett’s Engine House
- The Powder Magazine
- Redruth Gaol
- Unicorn Brewery Cellars
- Miners Dugouts
- Malowen Lowarth Cottage
- Police Lockup & Stables
- Hampton Village
- Smelts Paddock
- Market Square Museum
You also get with your Passport:
- Discounted entry to the Bon Accord Mine Museum
- The ‘’Discovering Historic Burra” book details 46 historic sites over an 11 km driving trail.
Burra Heritage Passport Entry Pricing:
Please note a $50 Heritage Key Deposit is required for each group. This is refunded upon return of the key.
$30 – Adult
$25 – Concession/Seniors
$20 – National Trust Members
$15 – High School Students 16 years+
FREE – Children 15 years & Under
$20 – Local residents (with up to 6 guests)
Dogs are welcome with you on your adventure!
Please be mindful of respecting the sites as you visit.
For the kids we have a history hunt sheet which will keep them occupied and looking for answers!
Got some detectives in the family? Download the Discover Goyder app on your mobile device & collect a decoder map from us.
Once you are set, open up “Who is Johnny Green?” in the app, collect clues at each heritage site to solve the mystery!