Burra is popular also for history buffs who enjoy exploring Burra's diverse yesteryear.Some of the photos below only start to touch on the hidden treasures around our Town.
Emma Tiver Cottage is a popular historic miners cottage available in Burra as a holiday rental.
Market Square Museum
some heritage architecture, houses the Burra Library
take a walk through history, where Russell Crowe recorded the Turkish Bazaar Scene in the Water Diviner Movie
Unicorn Brewery Tunnels
Burra covered in snow in 1889 - rather a RARE sight!
a look into yesteryear
the basic tools of the old kitchen
Burra Creek Dugouts
Miners families lived in dugouts on the side of Burra Creek
well preserved history
a cold room in Burra
a wander through the ruins
very thick walls to the powder magazine
a plaque on the history of the founder
Morphett's Winding House in the Mine
the water in the mine area is now used to teach deep sea diving
stroll through the history of the Mine
Mine water now a dive site
great place to visit
an overview of the mine site
Rainbow over a wheat field in Burra as a storm rolls in.
Miners Cottages in Burra