Awards, Reviews & Guest Comments

The Original Gold Rush Colony is a multi award-winning tourism attraction, well known for its 1850s gold rush theme park, group, schools and weddings venue and South Coast Accommodation surrounded by native Australia bush and State Forests. View awards and read reviews and guest testimonials from people who have discovered the difference presented by this unique venue in Mogo on the NSW South Coast Australia.

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Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Reviews & Awards Details

Travelling Companion Accommodation

Cabin Design A Plus In Mogo

We really enjoyed our 4 night stay - wish it could have been longer.  Separate bedrooms both with ensuite. Ideal for us (mother and daughter)

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: Individual, Couples or Small Group Accommodation
Amanda & Margaret Terrey
14 Jun 2004
Chatswood Sydney NSW Australia
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School Camp Adventure Of A Lifetime At Mogo

Canley Heights Students' South Coast Excursion

My children have described their excursion as "an adventure of a lifetime". The educational aspects of Old Mogo Town were exceptional - realistic reproductions of buildings, equipment and food,...

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: School Camp (Overnight Stays)
Susan Jackson
27 May 2003
Canley Heights , South West, Sydney, NSW
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Hebersham Public School Excursions To NSW South Coast

1850's Blacksmithing Activity A Hit In Mogo

The teachers and children really enjoyed their time at the Old Mogo Town

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: School Camp (Overnight Stays)
Christine Payne
27 May 2003
Hebersham NSW Australia
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A wonderful experience

Such a memorable experience, we had fun on the tour of the Old Mogo town and it was nice to revisit again throughout the day at our own leisure,if the weather was not as cold as it was we would have...

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: Individual, Couples or Small Group Accommodation
Veleski Family
East Corrimal, NSW
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Category: Publications
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Study Pans Out Well At Old Mogo Town

Broulee Public School Puts The Gold Rush Theme Park Through Its Paces

Old MogoTown pulsed with life once again as around 100 would-be gold miners from Broulee Public School put the old mining town through its paces this week. As per the curriculum, the children are...

Category: Publications
Venue Activity: School Excursion (Day Trip)
The Eurobodalla Independent
25 Mar 2004
Batemans Bay
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INFORM Magazine Hebersham Excursion Review

Best Educational School Camp

My favourite lesson is where learning is taken out of the classroom into the real world.  This is particularly true with a recent three day, two night excursion for our Years 5-6 students....

Category: Publications
Venue Activity: School Camp (Overnight Stays)
Christine Payne Assistant Principal Hebrsham Public School
18 Aug 2003
Inform Magazine
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Category: Awards
Reviews & Awards Details

New South Wales Finalist Tourism Awards 2003

Finalist - Tourism Business Excellence

After only 4 years in operation known as Old Mogo Town, we were proud to make finalist in the New South Wales Tourism Awards for Tourism Business Excellence.

Category: Awards

NSW Tourism
20 Nov 2003
Sydney
Awards NSW Tourism 2003

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South Coast Tourism Awards 2003

Award Of Distinction Excellence In Tourism

In 2003 Old Mogo Town Gold Rush Theme Park recieved an Awards of Distinction in the South Coast Awards for Excellence in Heritage Tourism.

Category: Awards

The South Coast Regional Tourism Organisation Inc
20 Sep 2003
South Coast
Award -South Coast Tourism 2003

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Batemans Bay Outstanding Business Awards 2003

Highly Commended Excellence In Tourism Accommodation

In 2003 Old Mogo Town received a Highly Commended Award from the Batemans Bay Business Awards for Excellence in Accommodation. This was for the purpose built cabins and bunkhouses to service...

Category: Awards

Batemans Bay Chamber Of Commerce And Rotary International
17 Sep 2003
Batemans Bay
Awards - Batemans Bay Business 2003

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Batemans Bay Outstanding Business Awards 2002

Winner - Excellence & Innovation in Tourism

Awarded to Old Mogo Town now known as the Original Gold Rush Colony, for developing educational tourism in the Batemans Bay region during 2002. It is a prestigious recognition of local business...

Category: Awards

Batemans Bay Chamber of Commerce & Rotary Club of Batemans Bay
1 Sep 2002
Batemans Bay South Coast NSW Australia
Award - Batemans Bay Business 2002

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Batemans Bay Outstanding Business Awards 2001

Highly Commended Excellence In Tourism

After only 2 years under the new ownership, in 2001 Old Mogo Town was Highly Commended in the Batemans Bay Outstanding Business Awards for Excellence in Tourism.

Category: Awards

Batemans Bay Chamber Of Commerce and Rotary Club of Batemans Bay
15 Nov 2001
Batemans Bay
Awards -Batemans Bay Business 2001

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