The mine was constructed in 1983 by the Collie Rotary Club to commemorate the centenary of the discovery of coal.
Self Guided Tours
Self guided tours with interpretive panels and television screens that will give you a peek into the underground mining era are available during Visitor Centre opening hours (up to 30 mins prior to closing).
Entry fee $5 per adult, $2 per Child up to 16 years. Family (2 Adults and +2 Children) $12
Are available for groups of 5-15 people. One of knowledgeable volunteers will take you through the mine and provide an insight into the mining industry and the working conditions of the early underground miners. Our current volunteers are retired miners who have lived the life and therefore have many stories and anecdotes to make the experience much more rewarding.
Guided tours must be booked in advance (48 hours notice required) and are subject to the availability of our volunteers.
Guided Tours: Adults $10, Child up to 16 years $5, Pension/Senior $8. Family (2 Adults and +2 Children) $25
The Replica Coal mine is attached to the Visitor Centre and bookings can be through the Collie Visitor Centre.
9am-4pm, Monday-Friday. 9am-3pm, Saturday. 9am-2pm, Sunday. Guided tours by appointment.
156 Throssell Street, Collie
(08) 9734 2051