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Battery Hill Mining Centre

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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.

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    • Agri Mining and Industry
    • Galleries Museums and Collections
    • Historical Sites and Heritage Locations
    • Landmarks and Buildings


    9am to 5.00pm


    • Indicative Prices$12から$55へのチケット
      Museum Entry $12. Underground Mine Tour $30. Historic Stamp Battery Tour $24. Site ticket $55. All prices per adult. Seniors discount and family tickets available.
    • Child$6から$18へのチケット
      Children must be accompanied by an adult ticket holder.


    • Carpark
    • Coach Parking
    • Conference/Convention Facilities
    • Enquiry Desk
    • Interactive Centre
    • Interpretive Centre
    • Picnic Area
    • Public Toilet
    • Shop


    • Birdwatching


    Caters for people with sufficient mobility to climb a few steps but who would benefit from fixtures to aid balance. (This includes people using walking frames and mobility aids) Caters for people who use a wheelchair.


    • Australian Tourism Accreditation Program
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