Category: Where to Find Gold

Gold Prospecting in Tasmania

Significant amounts of gold has been produced on the island of Tasmania, even though it has not received as much attention as other on the mainland of Australia. Gold production began over a century...

gold in Western Australia

Gold Prospecting in Western Australia

While ore was being assayed from the Murchison copper and lead deposits in 1848, gold was discovered in Western Australia for the first time. Four years later prospectors found fairly rich gold-bearing ores in...

gold in B.C.

Gold Prospecting in Queensland

At one time Victoria was a richer gold bearing area than any other place in the world, with the exception of California. In 1856, which was Victoria’s richest year, 3,053,744 ounces of gold was...

Victoria Gold Nuggets

Gold Prospecting in Victoria

At one time Victoria was a richer gold bearing area than any other place in the world, with the exception of California. In 1856, which was Victoria’s richest year, 3,053,744 ounces of gold was...

Gold Prospecting in New South Wales

New South Wales has been the most profitable gold producing state in Australia, and some amazing, record-breaking nuggets have been recovered there. The first official discovery of gold occurred in New South Wales. An...