The Amphitheatre Mine was an open cut silica and tungsten mine (now abandoned). Another name for this mine was the Oakey Creek Mine.1
The Amphitheatre Mine just off the Kennedy Highway in Queensland is a mine about 1360km northwest of Brisbane (show me). At about 653m above sea level, the Amphitheatre Mine is one of the higher mines in Queensland.
The Amphitheatre Mine was a silica and tungsten mine. Do you know what else was being mined at the Amphitheatre Mine? If you do, why not contribute your knowledge by clicking here.
The nearest populated place is the village of Mount Garnet which is 2.9km away with a population of around 420 (show me a map with Amphitheatre Mine and Mount Garnet).
The nearest sealed road to Amphitheatre Mine is the Kennedy Highway (453m away).
1Bruvel F., Bultitude R., Culpeper L., Garrad P., Lam J., & Morwood D., 1991. Mineral Occurrence Data Sheets - Ravenshoe 1:100 000 Sheet Area, Metallogenic Studies Program (data Supplied On Diskette). Queensland Resource Industries Record
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