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
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Awesome Accommodation

Great Atmosphere on The South Coast

Have stayed in a lot of places and this is the Best Place Ever. Friendly staff and great atmosphere. Very Informative Tour. Awesome Accommodation.  Will definately stay again. As John says "...

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: Individual, Couples or Small Group Accommodation
Lorraine, Adrian and John Sowiak
19 Oct 2012 - 22 Oct 2012
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Fantastic Venue For School Excursion

School Camp Trip For Snowy Mountains Students

This was our first time at Mogo Gold Rush Colony but we will definitely be back. The accommodation was fantastic. The staff were always very helpful and friendly. Corey, our guide, was always there...

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: School Camp (Overnight Stays)
Libby Black
17 Oct 2012 - 19 Oct 2012
McAuley Catholic Central School Tumut NSW
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Day Visit to Gold Rush Colony

Very Friendly

Beautifully kept. Very friendly and informative staff.

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: Gold Rush Theme Park Day Visitors
Sandy Cleveland
21 Aug 2012
Sale, VIC
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Fantastic Overnight Stay

Very Peaceful

We had a fantastic stay overnight in the cabins. Very peaceful. Loved the tour of the goldmine. Very informative.

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: Individual, Couples or Small Group Accommodation
Rose Hardy
3 Aug 2012 - 4 Aug 2012
Victoria
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We Recommend Your Cabins

Great Time In Mogo

We had such a great time in Mogo. We have already recommended your place 3 times. Thanks. (The kids loved Rob's tour).

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: Individual, Couples or Small Group Accommodation
The Howard Family
6 Jul 2012 - 8 Jul 2012
Willoughby, NSW
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Amazing Accommodation

Great Scenery and Welcoming Staff

Our stay here was amazing! There was great scenery and we really felt like we were stepping back in time. There was good wildlife, and there was a lot to see. We loved every minute of it. The staff...

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: Individual, Couples or Small Group Accommodation
Liz Paddon
4 Apr 2012 - 9 Apr 2012
Mudgee, NSW
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Fantastic Kids Adventure

Wished For a Longer South Coast Stay

We've had a fantastic stay! The kids adventure started the moment we arrived and the peacock came onto the verandah and continued as they panned for gold and learned so much during our gold tour. The...

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: Individual, Couples or Small Group Accommodation
Denise & Martin Walker
1 Apr 2012 - 3 Apr 2012
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Excellent Accommodation & Value For Money

Comparative Experience Canberra ACT & Mogo NSW

We were very happy with the accommodation, and facilities  at the Original Gold Rush Colony and surrounding area of Mogo. After our previous night in Canberra ACT where we stayed in a similar...

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Roger Heath
18 Feb 2012
Forresters Beach Central Coast NSW Australia
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Women In Business Batemans Bay Annual Event

Honesty After Wonderful Function At Mogo

Women In Business held their annual Valentines Dinner at The Original Gold Rush Colony on 13th February. I am a Founder and Original Committee person of the group. The food was beautiful, the staff...

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: Functions & Events
Cheryl Fenton
18 Feb 2012
Surfbeach Batemans Bay South Coast NSW
Events -Guitar Strumming Singalong

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Professionally Recommended School Camps Venue NSW South Coast

South Sydney Travel Agent Confidence In Gold Rush Colony

I have been organising School Excursions for the past 12 years and have found Old Mogo Town one of the easiest and most professional venues to work with. Nothing is ever a problem for the wonderful...

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Janette Glasson - Educational Excursions for Schools
10 Oct 1999 - 13 Feb 2012
Menai, Far South Sydney NSW Australia
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Pet Friendly Accommodation

A Great Place To Take Your Dog On NSW South Coast

What a great house. So roomy and clean. Would be great for a large group. Facilities excellent, only wish could have stayed longer and will next time. My precious puppy loved it. How good a place to...

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: Individual, Couples or Small Group Accommodation
Kim Whyte
7 Dec 2011
Illawong, NSW South Coast . Australia
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Wake Up To Australian Bird Calls From Mogo State Forest

Family Accommodation On NSW South Coast

I Thought it was lovely, very clean, staff were very pleasant. It was so nice to wake up to the birds and the peacocks came up to our door and said good morning. A Wonderful experience, just...

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: Individual, Couples or Small Group Accommodation
Clarke Family
15 Oct 2011
Ireland
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Janelle Enjoys A South Coast Gold Rush Tour

A Great Holiday Activity Near Batemans Bay

Great day out! We really enjoyed the tour and learned a lot of things we didn't know about that time in Australia. Highly recommend a visit. Old Mogo Town Gold Rush Theme Park will not disappoint!

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: Gold Rush Theme Park Day Visitors
Janelle
6 Oct 2011
Sydney NSW Australia
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Wonderful Gold Rush School Excursion Experience

South Coast Students Enjoy Mogo

It was the most wonderful experience for the children of Koonawarra Public School.The staff were very nice and caring.  No child missed out and they were all kept busy. You all do a wonderful...

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: School Camp (Overnight Stays)
Rebekah Vidler - Koonawarra Public School
23 Sep 2011
Koonawarra - Illwarra & South East. NSW Australia
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Annual South Coast RYPEN Camp Near Batemans Bay

Grandaughter's Camp At The Original Gold Rush Colony

We came down from Tumut to bring our Grandaughter and her friend to the RYPEN Camp.(Run by Rotary at the Original Gold Rush Colony Mogo)  Everything is very nice.  The rooms are A1. Thank...

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L&K Annetts
13 May 2011
Tumut NSW Australia
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Affordable Family Fun Weekend At Mogo

South Coast Short Break Accommodation

A fantastic, laid back place that's full of fun for kids and adults alike. The accommodation was affordable and comfortable; the camp kitchen was clean, well equipped and spacious and the staff were...

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: Individual, Couples or Small Group Accommodation
Jenn Henssen
3 May 2011
Jervis Bay NSW Australia
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Family Relaxing Weekend At Mogo Original Gold Rush Colony

NSW South Coast Short Break

We just wanted to say Thank You for a Relaxing Weekend "we needed it".The facilites were great!! Husband and daughter (2) loved the gold panning experience, they kept going back trying to ger "Rich...

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: Individual, Couples or Small Group Accommodation
Pearce Family
26 Apr 2011
Killaeney Vale Central Coast NSW
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Mogo NSW A Unique Blend of Old And New Buildings

Old Colonial Look  South Coast Accommodation

It's great how the old colonial buildings are blended in wuith the new cabins. Great facilities. We had a wonderful stay. We found The Original Gold Rush Colony Very Good.

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: Individual, Couples or Small Group Accommodation
Christine Dennis
20 Apr 2011
Bateau Bay Central Coast NSW
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Quiet Accommodation In Mogo State Forest

Comfortable South Coast Stay

Very Comfortable. I enjoyed the quiet and we enjoyed just wandering around with the geese and ducks.The graveyard is just hilarious. We are looking forward to the tour and gold panning.

Category: Guest and Visitor Comments
Venue Activity: Individual, Couples or Small Group Accommodation
Patricia Martin
24 Apr 2010
UK
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Gold Rush Theme Park Is A Winner

Great Holiday Accommodation Also Suits School Excursions

Absolutely brilliant place! Cabins are the best. The wood is great and as soon as you walk into the cabins you feel right at home.It is Fabulous!- the people, the amenities A1- guide on the tour,...

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Venue Activity:
Robyn, Joe and Holly Lockwood
22 Apr 2009 - 24 Apr 2009
Woolgoolga Coffs Harbour Northern NSW Australia
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