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Explore the past at Castlemaine Diggings National Heritage Park

By at November 28, 2016 | 9:00 am | 0 Comment

The towns of Central Victoria tell part of the story of the great gold rush. Step back in time to the Castlemaine Diggings National Heritage Park and see the remnants of an event which shaped Australia’s history. The park retains its gold-rush character, with remains from the gold mines and houses. A time when Australia's population trebled, with prospectors of all

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