On the lookout for gold, or at least the diggings? Drive up Cobar's Fort Bourke

Posted by barbara on January 8, 2012

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Rising 60 metres above the plain, Fort Bourke affords a spectacular view over the New Cobar Gold Mine, and a distant Cobar.

The progressive development of this open cut mine has created a dramatic landscape in its own right, including fascinating glimpses of the so-called 'book of ages', namely the exposed geological layers.

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