The Ted Elliott Mineral Collection

Georgetown, Etheridge Area

A collection of gems, minerals and crystals showcased through nine themed rooms. Over 4,500 specimens including fossils, jewellery, local and abroad minerals, local history and mining memorabilia. This private collection is the most comprehensive in Australia gathered together by one man over a lifetime of work and passion.

A must-see collection of the most stunning and awe-inspiring pieces that would ever catch your eye with an emphasis on locally found agate and crystals! This remarkable display is located in the Georgetown Visitor Centre along the Savannah Way from Cairns to Karumba.

Due to current health advice on social distancing, please contact the business for the most up to date information regarding opening times and services.

Entry Costs

Entry Cost AUD Valid From Inclusions
Indicative Prices $8.00 - $8.00 Children under the age of 12 accompanied by a paying adult are free. School tour students at a group rate when booking. Tour group bookings - tour guide is free of charge.

Internet Access

  • Free Wifi

Opening Hours

Season/DateDayOpening Hours
19 April 2019 - 30 September 2019Daily8:30am - 4am
1 October 2019 - 6 April 2020Monday8:30am - 4pm
Tuesday8:30am - 4pm
Wednesday8:30am - 4pm
Thursday8:30am - 4pm
Friday8:30am - 4pm
25 April 2020Closed


  • Car park
  • Non Smoking Establishment
Low Street
Terrestrial Visitor Centre
Georgetown, Etheridge Area

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