Wonthaggi State Coal MineWonthaggi State Coal Mine
The State Coal Mine is one of Victoria’s newest attractions and the only historic coal mine experience in the Southern Hemisphere.
Location: The State Coal Mine is situated in Wonthaggi, only 10 minutes drive from Inverloch and 25 minutes drive from Phillip Island.
Description: The State Coal Mine offers a journey back in time to discover what life working in a coal mine was like in the 1900s. Venture underground through the dark network of tunnels to get hands-on at the coal face and learn how Victoria’s hard working men extracted the black gold.
- Free entry to above ground facilities
- Underground Tours (fee Applies)
- Visitor Centre
- Café & Shop
- Museum & Theatrette
- Heritage trail
- Historic buildings
- Sheltered BBQ area
- Wheelchair Access (above ground only)
- Disabled Facilities & Parking