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Kalgoorlie Tours & Charters - Day Tours

250 Hannan St | St. Barbara Square, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Western Australia 6430, Australia
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Confirmed booking was cancelled by operator.

I booked the 1.5 hours tour on afternoon. Booking was confirmed by Kalgoorlie Tours and Charters... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
christophherrmann
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Halfing, Germany
Superpit Tour

Wow! An amazing tour with Wes our tour guide. Wes was funny, knowledgeable and great at his job... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2018
Juanita W
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Perth, Australia
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Kalgoorlie Tours and Charters is a locally operated business who has exclusive access to conduct Super Pit Tours which takes you in the KCGM Super Pit Operations.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“hour tour” (22 reviews)
“great tour” (26 reviews)
“super pit” (102 reviews)
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250 Hannan St | St. Barbara Square, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Western Australia 6430, Australia
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"hour tour"
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"great tour"
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"super pit"
in 102 reviews
"driver guide"
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"gold mine"
in 13 reviews
"safety requirements"
in 3 reviews
"great knowledge"
in 4 reviews
"well worth the money"
in 7 reviews
"informative tour"
in 6 reviews
"sheer size"
in 9 reviews
"long sleeves"
in 3 reviews
"photo opportunities"
in 5 reviews
"dump trucks"
in 9 reviews
"pit tour"
in 4 reviews
"facts and figures"
in 4 reviews
"big trucks"
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"mining operations"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked the 1.5 hours tour on afternoon. Booking was confirmed by Kalgoorlie Tours and Charters. One day before my booking was cancelled by email and I was asked to switch to the 2.5 hours tour in the morning. Although the cancellation was done by...More

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KalgoorlieTours, Manager at Kalgoorlie Tours & Charters - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank You for taking the time to provide us with a review . As per your review your booking was cancelled 24 hrs before the tour due to mine site operations this can happen from time to time and is a rare event. We were...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Wow! An amazing tour with Wes our tour guide. Wes was funny, knowledgeable and great at his job. Take the time to do this tour, you wont be disappointed.

Thank Juanita W
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

We weren't sure what to expect from this tour but at the end of it we were amazed at the areas that the tour bus was allowed to access and the knowledge of our driver. Even though we couldn't access the 'working floor' of the...More

Thank Paul W
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KalgoorlieTours, Manager at Kalgoorlie Tours & Charters - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Good Morning Paul. We are delighted that you enjoyed your tour to the Super Pit with us. We work closely with KCGM to put this unique and informative tour . I hope you enjoyed your stay with us in the goldfields and hope to see...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Although hot, especially with all the safety gear on, this is a tour well worth doing and highly recommended. You need to wear trousers and shoes to go on the tour. Hard to describe the vastness of the pit and its machinery and operation -...More

Thank Jo M
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KalgoorlieTours, Customer Relations at Kalgoorlie Tours & Charters - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review our tour, we appreciate your feedback. Summer is a hard time to do the tour but also can be one of the best too! We hope you enjoyed your time in the WA Goldfields. From the team...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

This tour did give you the inside information on the workings of the super pit, a great guide who obviously works for the company and is a local, Dan gave us all the information we wanted and more. Don’t expect to get down to the...More

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KalgoorlieTours, Public Relations Manager at Kalgoorlie Tours & Charters - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review our tour, we appreciate your comments. We love that you enjoyed your tour and hope the remainder of your time in WA was enjoyable. From the team at Kalgoorlie Tours.

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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

A highly recommended tour to see the inside of the super pit, had a great tour guide called Dan who gave a very informative tour, amazing view of the men and women that work there

Thank Katie A
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KalgoorlieTours, Public Relations Manager at Kalgoorlie Tours & Charters - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review our tour, we greatly appreciate your comments. We hope you have enjoyed the remainder of your time in WA. From the team at Kalgoorlie Tours.

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Reviewed 24 December 2017

We booked a guided tour by the Kalgoorlie Tours and Charters to visit Super Pit and Fimiston Plant. The company offers two types of tours - visit website or call them for details. We booked for a 2 hours tour. Punctual time. Good bus. Very...More

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KalgoorlieTours, Manager at Kalgoorlie Tours & Charters - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2017

Thank you for your great review. As you are a former worker at the mine you could understand the logistics involved to take tours on the mine. We work closely with KCGM to ensure a safe enjoyable tour for our customers. We hope to see...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Booked the two and a half hour tour for four of us and were all looking forward to it due to the reviews. However the tour itself was a let down. Apparently there had been a big storm three weeks ago that had washed away...More

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KalgoorlieTours, Manager at Kalgoorlie Tours & Charters - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

We are disappointed you did not enjoy your tour as much as you would have liked to. All tours onto the mine site are subject to the day to day operations of KCGM. While on tour we can see as many as 50 trucks or...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

This tour is an absolute must for visitors to Kalgoorlie. The sheer size and scope of the open pit is breathtaking. I loved the tour. The safety standards are excellent and our guide was super knowledgable, skilled and witty.

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KalgoorlieTours, Manager at Kalgoorlie Tours & Charters - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2017

Our team are pleased you enjoyed yourself. All of our staff form the booking office right through to the tour drivers work hard to provide a memorable experience. Thank you for your great review.

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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

We did the 2.5 hour Superpit tour yesterday with Dan as our tour guide. Dan and his family have lived and worked in the Kalgoorlie mining area for generations so he has a wealth of knowledge on the history and workings of the Superpit. He...More

Thank Karen T
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KalgoorlieTours, Manager at Kalgoorlie Tours & Charters - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

We agree that Dan definitely has the gift of the gab. Dan works hard and puts a lot of effort in to his tours. We hope enjoy the rest of your holiday.

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