The Battery Hill Mining Centre, Tennant Creek is located 1.
5 kilometres from the town centre along Peko Road. The Battery Hill Mining Centre overlooks the town and the surrounding countryside, and is the site of the historic No. 3 Government Gold Stamp Battery, where it all started with the 1930's outback gold rush.
Enjoy an underground mine tour and the historic Stamp Battery (costs apply). Wander through three museum exhibits, Freedom, Fortitude and Flies, - a look at social life on the goldfields during the early formative years and the McLaughlin Minerals Collection - a spectacular array of mineral samples - both local, and from around the world. 100 Years ANZAC Spirit-Albert Borella VC - A journey from Tennant Creek to Darwin and the Western Front.
Self guided nature walks and static machinery display around site .
The Battery Hill Mining Centre is open M-F from 9am to 5.00pm Weekends 9am - 4pm, during the dry season. Open M - F and Saturday am during October to April, The Battery Hill Mining Centre also houses the Tennant Creek Visitor Information Centre.