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September 2017 - Introducing pages showcasing minerals (mostly) from my collection. Links here - Mineral Information.

February 2017 - I have set up regional galleries in Mindat containing my photos. As at 25th February 2017, this includes 522 mineral photos, the vast majority in my collection. Links can be found here - index_to_my_mineral_photo_galleries_on_mindat.

November 2016 - Added link to an article on the Puttapa Zinc Mine in South Australia by Mark Cole.

September 2016 - Added links to a series of excellent videos on the Franlin-Ogdensburg area, New Jersey.

August 2016 - Added an article by Eric von Werstak on the F-6 cutting at Mt Brown near Dapto

August 2016 - Added an article on Some Relatively Uncommon Localities in New South Wales.

July 2016 - Added old article about gold in Camperdown, Victoria.

July 2016 - Added an article on The Mt. Biggenden Gold and Bismuth Mine, Queensland.

July 2016 - Added an article on Henderson’s Quarry, Ngongotaha, New Zealand.

July 2016 - Added an article on Coimadai Antimony Mine, Victoria.

July 2016 - Added an article on Flinders, Victoria.

January 2016 - Latest issue (number 12) of Australia and New Zealand Micromineral News published. Available FREE!


Older News:

December 2015 - Added a short article on Pyramid Hill granite quarry (Mawson's Quarry), Pyramid Hill, Victoria.

December 2015 - Added a short article on Duke of Cornwall Mine, Fryerstown, Victoria where there is still an impressive Engine House just off the Fryerstown-Chewton Road.

December 2015 - Added a short article on Castlemaine, Victoria.

December 2015 - Added short article on Bonney Jean Track, Daisy Hill, Victoria. Gold was reported here two years before the official discovery of gold in Victoria.

December 2015 - Wikimedia is no more on this site. Due to advances in technology, the version I was on was no longer supported and it was too difficult to upgrade. So now I am using doku instead.

September 2015 - Latest issue (number 11) of Australia and New Zealand Micromineral News published. Available FREE!

May 2014 - Added links to interesting and historical Tasmanian ePrints (see Mineral Publications)

May 2014 - Resurrected Turning Red Lead Into Gold, the Story of Crocoite and other Lead Minerals of Tasmania (see Mineral Publications)

September 13th 2013 - Updated locality - Alfredton, Ballarat, Victoria based on SEM tests conducted by Peter Elliot.

July 25th 2013 - Added quick links to Mindat.org minerals and localities in Australia and New Zealand

July 25th 2013 - Added links to locality articles in Victoria, New South Wales and South Australia and (re-)added location bulletins in Tasmania

July 19th 2013 - Added a new locality - Adelaide Mine, Dundas, Tasmania

July 19th 2013 - Added a new locality - Demon's Bluff, Anglesea, Victoria

July 17th 2013 - Added a new locality - Alfredton, Ballarat, Victoria

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