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The Tarwonga Mine is an open cut manganese mine.1
You'll find the Tarwonga Mine on the Mount Lowry Creek nestled amongst mountains such as Mount Lowry (787m), Plum Pudding Mountain (942m) and Red Jack Mountain (870m) in northeast New South Wales. The Tarwonga Mine is about 370km north of Sydney (show me). The Tarwonga Mine is at an elevation of approximately 510m above sea level.
The Tarwonga Mine is a manganese mine. Do you know what else was or is being mined at the Tarwonga Mine? If you do, why not contribute your knowledge by clicking here.
The nearest populated place is the town of Manilla which is 26km away with a population of around 2,000 (show me a map with Tarwonga Mine and Manilla).
The nearest sealed road to Tarwonga Mine is the Fossickers Way (22.3km away).
1Brown, R.e., Brownlow, J.w. And Krynen, J.p., 1992. Mirlis/Metallogenic Mine Data Sheets - Manilla-Narrabri 1:250k Sheet Areas. Geological Survey Of Nsw, Department Of Mineral Resources