Glory Days Heritage Trail

Coolgardie Glory Days Heritage Trail is an interactive self-guided tour guide. Coolgardie Boom to Bust Heritage Trail is a self-drive/walk which has over 70 markers placed at significant sites around the Coolgardie Community, each with detailed descriptions and old photographs highlighting the historical sites. The markers provide a snapshot of what the town was like in the 1890s.

Markers 1-17 have audio narration read by James Hagan and really bring the spaces to life

Coolgardie Bluff  Cultural and Heritage Trail

On the north-east of the Coolgardie townsite, the Bluff Cultural and Heritage Walk Trail includes heritage signage and explains the cultural significance of the area to the local Indigenous people.

With iron sculptures to see and beautiful lookout points along the way, this trail is also a dog friendly space.

Red Hill Lookout & Walk Trail

Kambalda's Red Hill Lookout and walking trail offers an easy walk up to the summit where you will be rewarded for your efforts with a magnificent view right across the expanse of Lake Lefroy, one of the regions most spectacular shimmering white salt lakes. Undercover picnic tables are provided.

The Green Trail

The Green Trail is a self-drive trail encompassing Rowles Lagoon Conservation Park, Victoria Rock Nature Reserve, Burra Rock Conservation Reserve, Cave Hill Nature Reserve, Kambalda’s Red Hill, and Kalgoorlie’s Karkurla Bushland Park. Experience the changing landscape while travelling along this trail that highlights some of the significant cultural, historical, and environmental sites of the Coolgardie region.

Golden Quest Discovery Trail

Have your camera ready as you drive through nature on the Golden Quest Discovery Trail. A 965km self-dive trail beginning in Coolgardie, the mother of the Goldfields.

To assist your travels, download the Golden Quest Discovery Trail app or call into the Coolgardie Visitors centre to collect your trail guide book, filled with interesting facts and history of Coolgardie and the Goldfields.

Mystery Road: Origin

Mystery Road: Origin was filmed in the Goldfields region of Western Australia during October and November of 2021.

Many of the scenes in the series are located in and around the Coolgardie town site. End your self-guided tour at Warden Finnerty's for a cuppa and freshly baked scones.

Augmented Reality Trail

Enjoy exploring Coolgardie's history through augmented reality.

View images from the Museum archives and hear the narrated stories of our past, using your smart phone.

Find and see these unique artworks come to life before your eyes!