Gold History helicopter tour joy flight
Sit back and enjoy stunning views as you fly over Australia’s oldest inland settlements and gain a fascinating insight into the history of gold mining and mineral exploration in the Central West.
You will travel over historically significant sites including Cadia Mine, one of the oldest copper mines in Australia, and Brown’s Creek Mine, where gold was discovered by Norvis Gotterty in 1867. See the gold mining town of Ophir and the cemetery where the co-discoverer of payable gold at Ophir lies, John Lister, alongside the graves of many pioneering families and their descendants.
- Flight Time is 30-35 minutes.
- Flight leaves from Central West Helicopter School
Brilliant service, excellent pilot, really enjoyed this flight. Highly recommend!!!
My/our experience was fantastic, every moment will be cherish forever, until I/we do another helicopter ride in future that will be better :)) I have recommended Bankstown helicopter Co. to my friends and family, maybe you will hear from them in future. The service was spotless. The pilot was very detailed and we could tell that we were in good hands. Thank you.Adil