Rubyvale, Central Highlands Area
Bobby Dazzler Sapphire Mine Tours is the best, underground Sapphire Mine Tour in Rubyvale. Discover what it was like to mine for Sapphires in the heart of Queensland's Gemfields with Bobby Dazzler Sapphire Mine Tours. Learn the history, of the old mining days. Experience how hard the miners worked, check out the tools used in the old days, when you see Bobby Chan underground. See where the Sapphire hide in the walls. Only 18 steps to walk down, approximately 25 feet underground. The walk is all open area, so beautiful to see, great place to take photos, or your guide can. The mine temperature is always approximately 25 degrees Celsius, great on a hot day.
View the rough/cut local Sapphires in their gem shop Try your luck with the buckets of sapphire wash, in the fossicking park, they show you how to fossick. you are able to purchase take-away bags of wash also.
Children's parties are available. Packages are available.