The view is staggering here, with building-sized trucks zigzagging up and down the huge hole and looking like kids' toys. The viewpoint is open to all, but you can get closer by taking a fascinating mine tour with K…
The impressive Ivanhoe-mine head frame marks this excellent museum's entrance; take the lift to look over the city. An underground vault displays giant nuggets and gold bars, and there's also a fantastic collection …
The best coffee in town along with interesting food such as lamb and feta frittata, vegetarian wraps, and sweet potato and chorizo tart. Check out local art in the adjacent whitewashed laneway.
At the Palace Hotel, this pub dining room serves good-value, tasty food. Upstairs is the flash Balcony Bar & Restaurant serving steak and seafood.
Locals and a huge influx of visitors dress up to watch horses race over a week of festivities in September. Accommodation can be difficult to secure.
See how the Flying Doctors look after the people of the outback. An additional 2pm tour is held from May to October.
Watch the street life from the relatively demure Balcony Bar or descend to the Gold Bar for live bands and DJs.
Upstairs in the Palace Hotel is the flash Balcony Bar & Restaurant serving steak and seafood.
Classic counter meals including steaks, burgers, and bangers and mash. Last food orders at 9pm.
Held at Loopline Reserve Railway Park on the third Sunday of the month.