This tour connects Yallourn North’s modern face with the past.
While interlinking stories from surrounding towns Haunted Hills and Yallourn.
The interaction in Crime in the Brown Coal Mine comes from participants playing judge and jury.
The guide reveals how the past dealt with the crimes.
Mysterious and unsolved crimes are on the tour.
It’s a roller coaster of emotions, from funny to shocking.
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Features of Crime in the Brown Coal Mine
- 1.5 hours
- Historical crime tour
- Real crime stories revealed
- Revealing criminal history of Yallourn North
- Guided walking tour
The tour starts Lions Park in Yallourn North.
Bookings close 2 hours before the tour starts
Tickets: $25 ($20 concession)
Family rates available.
Deals for families:
1 adult, 2 children (8-16 years) $55.00
2 adult, 2 children (or 1 adult, 3 children) $75.00
2 adult, 3 children (1 adult, 4 children) $85.00
Review of the crime in the brown coal mine
Yallourn North’s historical criminals
Yallourn North had a wide variety of criminals, many are unknown.
Some were more akin to slapstick comedians.
Others were not as funny and there were some serious criminals.
No citizen of the Brown Coal Mine ever received a death sentence.
Rumour has it some of the Kelly gang spent time in the hills around Yallourn North while hiding from the police.
The walking tour will take you to Yallourn North’s historical law and order locations, as well as some locations where crimes occurred.
We’ll journey through the criminal history, and ending with the Haunted Hills.
Many people say that the legend of the Haunted Hills was started by sly grog traders and other criminals who wanted to be left in peace…
Join the crime tour to discover the corporeal story of the Haunted Hills. The Yallourn North ghost tour reveals the case for the haunting. Hear both to decide for yourself.
Read about the history of the Brown Coal Mine here.
There are many skeletons to unearth during this 1 hour and a half tour. commencing from Lions Park in Yallourn North.