Perth Mint Gold Pour, Cruise and Caversham Wildlife APFDPMCR

Departs Perth
Returns Perth
Duration 8 Hours (approx.)

Perth Mint Gold Pour, Swan River Cruise and Caversham Wildlife Day Trip

Enjoy something different on this enlightening tour about Gold, Aussie animals & Marina shopping.

  • After your complimentary city accommodation pick up we drive past the Swan Bell Towers & Kings Park then take a 45-minute ferry cruise from Elizabeth Quay to Claisebrook in East Perth.
  • See the sights of ‘On The Point’, Waterbank, the New Perth Stadium and Pedestrian Bridge during a ferry cruise.
  • Visit the Perth Mint, a unique combination of activities, exhibitions and demonstrations, enabling visitors to experience the astonishing allure of gold. The Perth Gold Mint is a unique functional mint over 100 years old that has been processing and minting coinage uninterrupted and is considered one of the finest mints in the world today.
  • Enjoy the once in a lifetime spectacle of a gold pour demonstration. Find out what your weight is worth in gold and have the opportunity to engrave your own personalised medallion.
  • View the retail shop for with purchases including, Australian gold, silver and platinum coins, Argyle pink diamonds, pearls, natural gold nuggets, jewellery, precious stones, beautiful gifts and souvenirs.
  • View the largest solid gold coin ever minted in the history of humanity on earth – the 1.1 ton solid gold coin minted for the visit of Queen Elizabeth II in 2011 for the CHOGM  in Perth & marvel at other products in the mint like viewing Olympic medals, weighing yourself in gold, try picking a solid gold brick etc.
  • After an educational time at the Perth Mint travel to the famous Whiteman Park Reserve.
  • Travel to the famous Swan Valley region and enjoy a unique Australian wildlife experience from the moment you arrive at Caversham Wildlife Park.
  • Take the opportunity to hand feed native kangaroos, take photos with the koalas, pat the wombat and many other Aussie animals and birds.
  • You will have a chance to see on how the farmers and their dogs muster sheep on Australian farms. Try your hand at whip cracking, milking the cow or hand feeding a sheep lamb.
  • A visit to Molly’s Farm will give you a taste of farm life with a live sheep shearing demonstration and other interactive farm activities. Meet many brightly coloured parrots, cockatoos, and other Aussie birds, poultry and farm animals.
  • Visit the gift shop where you may like to purchase local leather products, hats, magnets and a variety of souvenirs.
  • Enjoy wine tasting at a local winery of various types of wines that you may purchase to take back home.
  • Enjoy chocolate and liqueur tastings in the Swan Valley.
  • After an enjoyable tour of the Swan Valley you will be dropped back to your accommodation or other location within Perth CBD and Northbridge.

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