Heritage Services

Heritage Services

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder has a rich and diverse history spanning over 125 years. The City’s thriving days of glory began in 1893 when Paddy Hannan, Tom Flanagan and Daniel Shea found gold in the area, which led to one of Australia’s greatest gold rushes ever witnessed.
 
Immerse yourself in Goldfield’s history by visiting the Boulder and Kalgoorlie Town Halls, Local History Archives, Goldfields War Museum and Collections, and discover more about the fascinating lives of those who were instrumental in the unearthing of this bustling City.