Events At The Colony

Watch this space for your invitation to attend special events held at the Original Gold Rush Colony in Mogo on the NSW South Coast Australia. Heritage Days, where you get a chance to really experience the Australian Gold Rush Days and dress up in 1850s costume, are one specialty event you don't want to miss - fun for all the family.

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Event Date: 
26 Jan 2017

Great day out for the whole family. Come and join in the fun, Pan for Gold, bring a picnic and celebrate Australia day in the 1850s Gold Rush Era.

Take one of our 4 guided tours throughout the day including the Wood Turner and Blacksmith

10.30am, 12 noon, 1.30pm and 3pm

Activities throughout the day include:

Damper Making

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Event Date: 
16 Oct 2016

Spring is in the air. What better way to shake off the winter blues than to come along to the Diggers Rest Tavern and join in with the Mogo Gold Music Group open mic jam.

Bring your instruments, bring your backings, bring your voices, get up and have a go - or just be part of the audience and enjoy the fun and laughs.

3pm to 7pm

Food and Light refreshments available.

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Event Date: 
24 Sep 2016

Melbourne socialite, Felicity Fitzharding-Jones, is throwing a Caulfield Cup luncheon for her friends and staff at her rural retreat at Pakenham, 35 miles from the city centre.

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Event Date: 
8 Oct 2016

Josh Rawiri returns once again to The Diggers Rest Tavern at the Gold Rush Colony Mogo on Saturday 8th October 2016.

A talented guitarist Josh has his own distinctive music style - a mix
of blues, roots, rock, slide, dub/reggae. Josh is always a popular
performer with a dedicated following.

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Event Date: 
11 Jul 2015

"Matrimonial Mayhem At Mogo"

Voted 1882 Wedding of the Year.
Wedding Reception.
Three Course Dinner.
Well stocked Bar.
What could go wrong!!!!


Join the fun in The Diggers Rest Tavern at the Original Gold Rush Colony Mogo for the wedding of the century (19th Century).

Mogo Gold - Theatre Restaurant
Event Date: 
4 Jul 2015

"Matrimonial Mayhem at Mogo"

Voted 1882 Wedding of the Year.
Wedding Reception.
Three Course Dinner.
Well stocked Bar.
What could go wrong!!!!

Join the fun in The Diggers Rest Tavern at the Original Gold Rush Colony Mogo for the wedding of the century (19th Century).

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Event Date: 
7 Jan 2015

The Original Gold Rush Colony (formerly known as Old Mogo Town) is honoured to give the use of The Diggers Rest Tavern as the venue for the Memorial Service for Malcolm Prior. 

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Event Date: 
7 Dec 2014

The Old Gold Folk Club on December 7 will not only be the last for the year, but the last for five months!  And so it's definitely one not to miss. Especially as resident band Ballyhooley will be joined by Canberra-based band Flash Company for the occasion.

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Event Date: 
2 Nov 2014

Geoff Seymour reckons singing and playing music is the most fun you can have with your clothes on!

Ballyhooley Appearing at the Turning Wave Folk Festival joined by Andy Muir on Bouzouki September 21st  2014
Event Date: 
5 Oct 2014

Why does everyone love a singalong? Turns out that's easy to answer – singing, and particularly group singing releases hormones which calm the body and mind, and provides gentle exercise to the whole cardio-vascular system. Just Google “Health Benefits of Singing” if you don't believe me.

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