Kalgoorlie Holidays

Dreaming of a trip to Australia? Kalgoorlie has everything you need for a great holiday. You could visit KCGM Super Pit Lookout, or how about spending an afternoon at Nullarbor Links: The World's Longest Golf Course? Better still, it doesn't need to cost you the world. We compare hundreds of …

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How to get to Kalgoorlie

Here's what you need to know about getting to Kalgoorlie. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Kalgoorlie takes 21 hours, 45 minutes.

When to go to Kalgoorlie

Typical Holiday Price

£1354 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Kalgoorlie varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - March is the cheapest month to go to Kalgoorlie.

Things to see and do in Kalgoorlie

Jonathan Goddard | Trip by SkyscannerKCGM Super Pit Lookout
KCGM Super Pit Lookout
denisbin | FlickrNullarbor Links: The World's Longest Golf Course
Nullarbor Links: The World's Longest Golf Course
Jonathan Goddard | Trip by SkyscannerMuseum of the Goldfields
Museum of the Goldfields
Jonathan Goddard | Trip by SkyscannerHannan Street
Hannan Street
Summer Wilms | Trip by SkyscannerBeaten Track Brewery
Beaten Track Brewery
Broad Arrow
amandabhslater | FlickrLake Ballard
Lake Ballard
Richard Collett | Trip by SkyscannerTwo Up Shed
Two Up Shed
John Skewes | FlickrDouglas Lake
Douglas Lake
John Skewes | FlickrGoldfields War Museum
Goldfields War Museum

Reviews of Kalgoorlie

Jonathan Goddard
Jonathan GoddardCambridge

The gold-mining town of Kalgoorlie is home to the giant Super Pit at Fimiston, one of the world’s largest open-cast gold mines. Kalgoorlie’s climate is very different to the coastal towns of Western Australia, and is desert-hot. The town is steeped in colonial and mining history and still has the feel of a frontier town. Nearby are the ghost towns of former mining settlements, such as Coolgardie.

Carmen Allan-Petale
Carmen Allan-PetaleVinales

If you want a true Aussie experience, then you should head to the mining town of Kalgoorlie, a six hour drive east of Perth in Western Australia’s outback. The town was founded in the late 1800s during the Gold Rush era and to this day it is a place whose main industry in mining. Kalgoorlie is a town where you can still see swinging saloon doors and drink a beverage in a typical Aussie pub. Visit the town’s Super Pit for a chance to look at a giant open cut mine.


This is the Super Pit - the biggest open cut pit in the Southern Hemisphere. Amazing to experience

Deirdre McQuillan
Deirdre McQuillanPerth

Work related trip.

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