Welcome to Miners Heritage - Rubyvale QLD
Australia's Largest Walk-In Underground Sapphire Mine Tour
Miners Heritage was established in 1982 as a working mine , it was then decided to run Mine Tours , after the mine entry & underground showroom were completed Miners Heritage was officially opened for it's first Tour in 1984.
The new above ground Air-Conditioned Showroom was completed in 2004 for our 20th Anniversary.
Located at Rubyvale, Queensland, in the heart of the Queensland sapphire fields, we look forward to seeing you.
Whilst here you can embark on an underground tour of our mine, spend time in our park fossicking for your own gems, browse our range of Australian Sapphire Jewellery, there's something for everyone you can even pack a lunch and enjoy our undercover area.
We are open from 9am till 3pm , Tours are limited due to Covid-19 regulations, please contact us or check our Facebook page for regular updates.
Guided Underground Mine Tours
If you would like to go on a 40 minute Underground Mine Tour , please send us the completed booking form, tours will be of groups of no more than 17 to allow us to maintain social distancing regulations. If you require any further information please phone 07 49854444. Please note if you do not add your contact phone or email we cannot reply to your booking.
Find Your Own Sapphire - Go Fossicking!
Want to find your own Sapphire or Zircon?
We sell buckets of wash for you to fossick and (hopefully) find your own treasure. Our 'WASH' comes direct from our working mine, just for you.
All the neccessary equipment is provided & our friendly staff will show you how.
Visit Our Jewellery and Gift Shop
We have an extensive range of sapphire rings, earrings, pendants, bracelets. Why not have something unique made? Our onsite Jeweller has over 30 years industry experience. We have the most amazing array of loose Sapphires in every colour of the rainbow. We also stock our beautiful Central Queensland Zircon , as well as many semi-precious gemstones from all over the globe.