Kid's Birthday Parties - Central Deborah Gold Mine
Kids wearing hard hats and holding balloons underground at a Birthday Party

Underground Kid's Birthday Parties

For a kid's birthday party that totally rocks, head 61 metres underground!

Our Underground Kids Birthday Parties are currently unavailable due to Covid-19 regulations.

Strike gold with your child's next birthday party! Don on a hard hat, descend 61 metres beneath the surface of Bendigo and experience what it was like to be a gold miner. Then, enjoy your party in the Underground Function Room with delicious food, music and fun games.

What’s included in an Underground Kid's Birthday Party?

  • Dedicated Party Host/Tour Guide
  • A guided underground tour
  • Exclusive use of the Underground Function Room:
    • Pre-decorated 
    • Music, games and prizes
    • Full catering (details below)
  • Access to the surface of the mine
  • Souvenir for the birthday child
  • Birthday party invitations
  • Party bags to take home

What catering is supplied?

Each Underground Birthday Party includes:

  • Hot Food: Party pies, party sausage rolls, chicken nuggets, spring rolls, meat balls and dim sims
  • Snacks: Chips and popcorn
  • Drinks: Water and cordial
  • Servery: Plates, cups, napkins and tomato sauce

Optional Extras:

  • Vegetable Platter: $15.00
  • Seasonal Fruit Platter: $25.00
  • Donut Cake: $60

Some of our guests have dietary requirements?

No worries, with advanced notice we can provide gluten free, dairy free, vegan and vegetarian options. Just let us know when making your booking.

Can we bring the Birthday Cake?

Yes, please bring along your own cake. Just make sure that it isn't an ice-cream cake.

Alternatively, we can supply a donut cake with advanced notice for an additional $60.

When booking your birthday party, please keep in mind:
  • Children need to be 3 years of age and above to descend underground.
  • Everyone who descends underground will be required to wear a hard hat.
  • Flat enclosed shoes are essential, there are puddles and uneven surfaces underground.
  • Bring along a warm jacket, it is an average of 14 degrees underground.
  • Please ensure guests arrive 15 minutes early. Once the group is underground, late arrivals may not be able to join the party. 
  • Don’t forget the birthday cake! 
  • Alcohol can not be consumed underground. 
Party Times:
11:00am or 2:00pm on weekends.
Party Duration:
2 hours. Ensure guests arrive 15 minutes early. Once the group is underground late arrivals may not be able to join the party.
Party Costs:
$35.00 per person. Minimum cost of $595 per party (17 people). 2 adults are required to be in attendance at the party and are welcome free of charge.
Party Numbers:
Maximum of 22 people, this includes two free adults.  
Age Limits:
Children must be 3 years of age and over to descend underground.
Birthday Parties are wheelchair accessible.
Essential. Please phone (03) 4444 2810.