18 Shaft (State Coal Mine Heritage Area)


18 Shaft (State Coal Mine Heritage Area)

How to get there

18 Shaft (State Coal Mine Heritage Area)



Need to know

18 Shaft (State Coal Mine Heritage Area)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No fires permitted
  • No camping
  • No firearms allowed
  • No drones without a permit


  • Terrain hazards
    • Uneven ground
  • Animals and pests
    • Snakes
  • Other warnings
    • Vehicles

Be Prepared

Stay safe and get the most out of your park visit by preparing for natural hazards and other outdoor risks in Victoria’s parks. You are responsible for your own safety and the safety of those in your care. Find out more.

Change of Conditions

Nature being nature, sometimes conditions can change at short notice. It’s a good idea to check this page ahead of your visit for any updates.

Underground Tours Suspended

Due to ongoing major maintenance works, underground tours at the State Coal Mine are suspended until further notice into 2023.
All aboveground attractions remain open for self-guiding, including the Visitor's Centre and Heritage Area. 

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