Skip to Content

Reviewer notes

Use this space to describe your geocache location, container, and how it's hidden to your reviewer. If you've made changes, tell the reviewer what changes you made. The more they know, the easier it is for them to publish your geocache. This note will not be visible to the public when your geocache is published.


Rainbow's End

A cache by Greg and Bev Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 8/6/2001
2 out of 5
2 out of 5

Size: Size: regular (regular)

Join now to view geocache location details. It's free!


How Geocaching Works

Please note Use of services is subject to the terms and conditions in our disclaimer.

Geocache Description:

The cache is in a bush location and all locations can be accessed by following well defined walking trails. Some of the trails are moderately steep.

This cache hunt will take you to several interesting historical sites and should take 1 - 2 hours to complete. Take a copy of this page and a pen.

Although it is not essential, you may find your visit more interesting if you are equipped with a good torch.

START 37 44.993 S 145 13.005 E

Here you will find a monument. Take note of the year it was erected and the year it was restored and subtract as follows to obtain the next location.

aaa = Year erected - 1124
bbb = Year restored - 1820

LOCATION 2 37 S 145 13.bbb E

You should be standing in front of a sign. Take note of the following:

c = The number of miners in the lower horizontal shaft.
d = The number of tents
e = The number of seated children
f = The height of the stope plus 1

LOCATION 3 37 44.ccd S 145 13.efd E

Another sign. Take note of the following:

ggg = The number of ounces produced minus 1117
hhh = The depth of the shaft in feet minus 99

LOCATION 4 37 44.ggg S 145 13.hhh E

Congratulations - you've found another sign.

Count the words on the following lines:

You may find ....... = m
Numerous bushfires ........ = n

Subtract 1853 from the year on this sign to get q (3 digits)

CACHE 37 44.m0n S 145 13.qqq E

The pot at the end of the rainbow is in a natural hollow and is partially covered by leaves and branches.

Additional Hints (No hints available.)



167 Logged Visits

Found it 154     Didn't find it 2     Write note 7     Temporarily Disable Listing 1     Enable Listing 1     Needs Maintenance 1     Owner Maintenance 1     

View Logbook | View the Image Gallery of 45 images

**Warning! Spoilers may be included in the descriptions or links.

Current Time:
Last Updated: on 4/14/2018 10:11:16 PM Pacific Daylight Time (5:11 AM GMT)
Rendered From:Unknown
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum

Return to the Top of the Page