Western Australian School of Mines

Located on Curtin University’s Kalgoorlie Campus, WASM’s Mineral Museum is sure to appeal to anyone with a keen interest in geology and mineralogy. It is home to a collection of approximately 3,000 mineral specimens and houses replicas of famous gold nuggets.

For more information, contact (08) 9088 6002.


For more than a century, Curtin University's Western Australian School of Mines (WASM) has been committed to providing some of the world's finest mining and minerals education and facilities. As Australia’s oldest and premier mining school, WASM has earned a reputation for producing high-quality, industry-ready graduates in the fields of mining, metallurgy, geology, exploration geophysics and spatial sciences.


Located at 95 Egan Street, Kalgoorlie.

GPS: Lat -30.74762 Long 121.475068

Hours: Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm.