Visit Battery Hill Gold Mining & Heritage Centre

Tennant Creek, Northern Territory

Tennant Creek’s unique gold mining history is brought to life. Heritage equipment and vehicles in the grounds. Three Museum exhibits – Social History, Borella ANZAC story, McLaughlin Minerals Collection.

Discover the history, science and thrill of gold mining in Tennant Creek and the Barkly.

The Battery Hill Gold Mining & Heritage Centre is the site of the historic No 3 Government Gold Stamp Battery, where it all started with the 1930’s outback gold rush. The centre overlooks the town and the surrounding countryside.

Open Hours: 9am to 5pm Monday-Friday. 9.30am to 4pm Weekends and Public Holidays

Battery Hill Mining Centre

Freedom, Fortitude and Flies

A look at social life on the goldfields during the early formative years

McLaughlin Minerals Collection

The McLaughlin Minerals Collection

A spectacular array of mineral samples both local, and from around the world

Albert Borella VC

100 Years ANZAC Spirit

The story of Albert Borella From Tennant Creek to Darwin and the Western Front

Explore Yourself

Explore Yourself

Self-guided nature walks and static machinery displays are found around the site

Phone: 08 8962 1281

Tourism NT
Barkly Council