Attractions

Bird Sanctuary in Norseman to Eucla

Eyre Bird Observatory

Birds Australia’s Eyre Bird Observatory is housed in the remote and lovely 1897 former Eyre Telegraph Station, 50km south of Cocklebiddy on the Great Australian Bight. Day visitors are welcome, but the last 10km are…
Village in Leonora

Gwalia Historic Site

Just 4km south of town, Gwalia was occupied in 1896 and deserted in 1963, after the pit closed. With houses and household goods disintegrating intact, it's a strangely fascinating ghost town. The free museum (open 9…
Viewpoint in Kalgoorlie-Boulder

Super Pit Lookout

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…
Museum in Kalgoorlie-Boulder

Museum of the Goldfields

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 …
Museum in Coolgardie

Goldfields Museum & Visitor Centre

Goldfields memorabilia including information about former US president Herbert Hoover's days on the goldfields in Gwalia, as well as the fascinating story of Modesto Varischetti, the 'Entombed Miner'.
Gallery in Outback Way

Tjulyuru Cultural & Civic Centre

At Warburton take time to visit the Tjulyuru Cultural & Civic Centre, near the roadhouse; the art gallery contains an extensive collection of Ngaanyatjarra Aboriginal paintings.
Historic Building in Coolgardie

Warden Finnerty's Residence

Built in 1895 for Coolgardie's first mining warden and magistrate. Entry is free with a Goldfields Museum ticket.
Visitor Centre in Kalgoorlie-Boulder

Royal Flying Doctor Service Visitor Centre

See how the Flying Doctors look after the people of the outback. An additional 2pm tour is held from May to October.
Museum in Kalgoorlie-Boulder

School of Mines Mineral Museum

Geology displays including replicas of big nuggets discovered locally.
Museum in Norseman

Historical Museum

The Historical Museum showcases all sorts of pioneering items.