Kalgoorlie-Boulder

KalgoorlieKalgoorlie-Boulder is one of the largest outback cities in Australia. The beautiful and dynamic city has over 30,000 residents and literally hundreds of things to do and see.

Each year, thousands of tourists descend upon the area to check out a number of attractions including the Super Pit. This massive mining operation produces hundreds of thousands of ounces of gold every year. Visitors can watch from the Super Pit Lookout to watch the daily operations in action. The Kalgoorlie-Boulder Audio Tour is a walking tour that takes visitors around to different city landmarks.

Share the city's rich history and culture at the School of Mines Museum or the Kalgoorlie-Boulder Museum. Take a walk through the beautiful and pristine Hammond Park, home to animals of all varieties. The crystal clear fish pond has little swimmers of all sizes and shapes. The Bavarian Castle is a wonder within itself and the only one in the state. The city is also home to one of the oldest brothels in the world. The Questa Casa Bordello was opened during the turn of the century and has been opened every since. Tours are available during week days.

For gamblers, experience the spectacular Treasury Casino & Hotel. Gaming action is non-stop, and the winnings are big. There are over 100 two and three-reel slot machines, poker tables, craps, roulette and other great games. The casino has poker tournaments every week. Enjoy the live bands that play everything from country to R&B to Hip Hop. Dining is no problem at the Treasury Casino. There are dozens of pubs and restaurants to choose from.

Visitors can also check out the Boulder and Kilgoorlie Market Days. Held on the first Sunday of every month, vendors set up shop in St Barbara's Square to sell their wares. Shoppers can find everything from toys, clothing and gifts to fine chocolates.