Working Heritage now provides regular opportunities for the public to visit Jack’s Magazine as part of guided tours.
The intriguing former explosives storage facility by the banks of the Maribyrnong River has been locked up and unused since the 1990s. Jack’s Magazine is now open for regular guided tours.
Get a glimpse behind Jack’s Magazine’s imposing bluestone walls and explore its buildings, tunnels, tramways and giant earth mounds. Learn about its connections to Victoria’s gold rush, world wars and the local area’s industrial past. Tours cover the whole site exploring many of its buildings and special features. Perfect for those intrigued by the area’s industrial past and Melbourne’s hidden places.
Tours are led by our experienced guide and limited to 25 people.
The first round of dates for 2017 have now been released!