Picture of Captains Flat

Picture of the Lake George Mine Entrance at Captains Flat

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Lake George Mine Entrance
The entrance to the mine, buried when the mine was closed, and uncovered again in early 2006. The Bungendore Mirror featured a front-page article about the uncovering, which is available here.

The Mine, Today
View of the Mine Site as it is today.

Miner's Cottage
One of the old Miners Cottages.

The Miner's Memorial
This is the Miners' Memorial, situated on Foxlow Street.

Court House
The Captain's Flat Court House, now it's the town's Police Station.

Captains Flat Public School
 Click on the thumbnails for a scanned version of their information brochure.

The Outsider Coffee Lounge and Gallery
The Outsider Restaurant, situated in the main street, is one of the most popular restaurants in the region. Now open limited hours. Phone for information.

Captains Flat Hotel
The Captains Flat Hotel houses the second longest bar in the southern hemisphere. 02 6236 6201

Captains Flat RSL & Citizens Bowling Club
The Captains Flat RSL & Citizens Bowling Club For more information please follow the link or click on the picture. The Bowling Club has its own page.

Post Office
The Town's Post Office is now a private residence.

The ex-hospital, now a museum (but currently closed), occupies a slope at the northern end of town, where it operated for 17 years. By the time of its closure, $20,000 in equipment had been purchased by the community, including a specially modified wing just to cater for the needs of one dying miner. Unable to find staff, the hospital was shut down soon after the mines closed.

Fire Brigade Shed
The Captains Flat Rural Fire Brigade shed. Click here to go to the Brigade website.

Community Hall
Captains Flat Community Hall, situated on Foxlow Street, south of the river (click here for information on booking the hall)

War Memorial and Wilkins Memorial Park and Winchester Oval
Captains Flat War Memorial, situated on north east the corner of the Wilkins Memorial Park (click here for information on booking the park facilities)

The Captains Flat Swimming Pool, in the park in the centre of town.