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Edwin Bray’s Golden Quarry

This is a historical guided tour into the richest gold mine in the world (late 1800’s).

Adults (16+) : R580
Children (13-15) : R390
Children (7-12) : R250
Toddler (0-6) : R210
Pensioners (65+) : R240
Schools : R250
University Students : R320

Group discount & concessions on request

  • Bray’s Golden Quarry was opened in 1884.
  • You’ll be amazed when looking at the size of this, “The Golden Quarry”.

Morning Tour : 09h00 – 12h00
Afternoon Tour : 14h00 – 17h00

  • Depart from Barberton Adventures, after signing indemnity forms
  • Arrive at Bray’s Golden Quarry
  • Spend +-1 hour underground, depending on tourist interest
  • Depart to Fig Tree Creek for prospecting (+-1 hour)
  • Voluntary lunch (either at Diggers Retreat or designated picnic spot “Pop-Up Lunch” next to the river)

Equipped with gumboots, shovel and pan you can also experience the thrill of prospecting like in the Hey Days!

  • Food & Beverages for duration of the whole tour
  • Transport (driving own vehicle to location)

Q : What shoes do we need to wear?
A : Gumboots are provided.  Closed shoes recommended.

Q : Do I need warm clothes?
A : Yes, a light jacket.

Q : Do I need sunblock and a hat?
A : Recommended for prospecting.

Q : Are there bees?
A : Yes, at certain times of day. If you are allergic to bees make sure to bring your specific medication.

Q : Are there spiders and snakes en route?
A : Yes. TIA (This is Africa).