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Underground Mine Tour
Mount Isa is known as a mining town with a rich history. That's why you should embark on an underground adventure through the mines with an experienced guide when visiting Mount Isa. The Hard Times Mine Underground Tour is a fantastic tour to get a first-hand glimpse into the underground world of mining. You'll be lowered down into a mine which was used to remove minerals from the earth for processing. Learn about the history of mining within Mount Isa, get up close and personal with the tools and machinery used, and even have a go at working some. You'll also feel the trembles of the ground with the firing of the blast face while on this tour. This is a memorable experience where you can understand the ins and outs of mining as well as peek behind the curtains into the life of a miner in Australia.
Mount Isa Rodeo
If you're in the Mount Isa area in August, then attending the Mount Isa Rodeo is a must. Book your tickets early because this is an event you don't want to miss. Sit in the crowd and feel the electric energy as you watch the skilled riders evade being bucked off by prized bulls. This sport isn't for the faint of heart, as you'll be on the edge of your seat from the beginning till the end. In addition to the rodeo championship, there are other events to take advantage of, including Rodeo Rock Concerts with great live performances from terrific bands, as well as a big BBQ event that will leave your mouth watering.
Visit Lake Moondarra
Need a break from the heat? Head to Lake Moondarra for the day. Lake Moondarra is just north of Mount Isa and a wonderful spot to bring the family to spend the day in nature. Bring your bathers and fishing equipment for a fun day in the sun. Cool off from the warm weather with a swim in the lake, or try stand-up paddle boarding across the calm waters. Bring your canoe or kayak to glide through the still lake and explore the surroundings. Or if you have the equipment, bring your boat and try to catch a fish! There are barbecues on site where you can cook up your catch or have a yummy BBQ with your family, and there is plenty of space to spread out and explore.
Learn About Indigenous Culture
Spend time learning about the Indigenous Australians of the region, their culture and bush tucker with the Outback at Isa Bush Tucker Experience. Take a guided tour with an Indigenous Heritage Bush Guide and explore the outback at Isa Native Botanical Garden. Learn about traditional tools, medicine and food and the use of plants within Indigenous communities that have been passed down from generation to generation. You'll visit a fish hatchery and learn about native fish, as well as the Mount Isa History Museum. The tour will expand your knowledge of the local Indigenous Community, and you'll gain an understanding of Indigenous culture and history.
Just over an hour north of Mount Isa is Lake Julius, a vast dam open to visitors. This beautiful lake is a terrific location to bring your boat and cruise through the waters. If you're an avid fisher, bring your gear because fishing is permitted at Lake Julius, and there are plenty of fish to catch. Explore the land surrounding the lake and bring your binoculars to spot any wildlife, including the range of birds that call this lake home. While here, you can participate in other water activities too, like swimming, paddle boarding, kayaking, canoeing, sailing and more.
Camping and Stargazing
Immerse yourself in nature in the outback with a camping trip in Mount Isa or the surrounding area. There are a range of beautiful locations to set up camp in for the night. Round up your friends and get out into the wilderness. Explore the area, kick the footy, play board games, tell stories around the campfire and camp out under the stars. Due to Mount Isa's remote location, there is minimal light pollution to block out the stars in the sky. So when the world goes to sleep, the skies will awaken with twinkling stars stretching across the sky. Outback camping is a magical experience; bring your telescope to see if you can spot any planets or shooting stars that might be in range.
Visit the Riversleigh Fossil Centre
The Riversleigh Fossil Centre is home to a vast range of fascinating fossils that were discovered in the Riversleigh World Heritage Area. The fossils displayed within the museum tell a story about the evolution of Australia's wildlife over thousands of years. Take a guided tour with an expert and learn about the fossils and animals they belonged to, or go at your own pace and wander through the museum in your own time, exploring and discovering as you go. Step back into ancient times within the museum through the huge diorama depicting life from 25 million years ago. Picture what life would have been like during those times and what creatures would have roamed Australia. This is an activity that the whole family can enjoy.
See the outback from new heights with a scenic flight over the vast outback landscape and Mount Isa. Board the private plane and be amazed as you climb higher and higher over Mount Isa and see the beauty of this regional town from way up above. You'll see the enormous scale of the Mount Isa Mines that the town is well known for. Fly over other landmarks like Lake Moondarra and see the gorgeous landscapes from up in the clouds. A scenic flight is a unique way to experience this new location and a great way to see things from a whole new perspective.
Remember to check the local guidelines and opening hours of attractions and facilities to plan your visit accordingly.