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Gemtree Tour, The

Never fossicked before? Not a problem! At Gemtree everything is done to make your gem fossicking experience fun, exciting and rewarding. Tag Along tours depart Gemtree every day to the surrounding gem fields. With the right equipment and the local knowledge of your guide you will soon discover the excitement of finding your own gemstones. You can even have your gems cut and set.

Touring Options

Gem Fossicking Tour

Try something different and experience the excitement of finding your own gemstones on this tag along tour of the Gemtree gem fields, located near Alice Springs. Gemtree is a great place to spend a few days fossicking, and with the local knowledge and experience of your guide you are almost certain to find some gems. After enjoying this unique outback experience, you might like to spend a night camping under the stars.

Garnet Bearing Gravel Tour

Gem fossicking is a fun and exciting outback experience. On this tour you can keep cool at The Gemtree, located near Alice Springs, as you fossick through a wheelbarrow of garnet bearing gravel. With the local knowledge of your guide, you are almost certain to find some gems.

Activites and Experiences at Gemtree Tour, The

  • Fossicking
  • Direct
  • Car park
  • Checkin Desk
  • Public phone
  • Public toilet
  • Active
  • Adventure
  • Remote
  • Soft Adventure
  • English
  • Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Central Australian Tourist Industry Association, Barkly Tourism
  • Cheques By Arrangement
  • Bankcard
  • Cash
  • Electronic Funds Transfer at Point of Sale
  • MasterCard
  • Australian Travellers Cheque
  • Visa
  • Four Wheel Drive

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