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About Blaauwbank Historic Gold Mine

Gold diggers welcome! Have you ever tried panning for gold? Not many folk have witnessed how mining was done over a hundred-and-thirty years ago. Join experienced tour leaders for the experience of a lifetime as they take you back through the corridors of time into the original workings of the oldest gold mine in Gauteng.

Wearing hard hats and lamps, you will get to use the original equipment of coco pans, picks, shovels, pit props and rope winches to crush ore and even pan your own gold! Blaauwbank Historic Gold Mine even has the only permit in the country that allows you to take the gold that you have panned home!

Telephone:
+27 (0) 11 565 6600 ​info@wilparkgroup.co​.za
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It was a great learning day

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Blaauwbank Historic Gold Mine Map

Blaauwbank Historic Gold Mine is 2.9km from the centre of Magaliesburg , the nearest airport 44.5km (Lanseria International Airport).
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