Sites that support our goal

Below are links to the websites of companies and organizations that support the PMAV’s endeavours to represent the prospectors and small mine operators of Victoria. The PMAV thanks them for their ongoing support in the struggle to uphold the rights and privileges won by the miners at Eureka in 1854.
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Minelab produce a complete range of the worlds most advanced gold, treasure, coin and relic detectors.
Web: www.minelab.com

Your Minelab dealership for Geelong and the Surfcoast.  Prospecting Supplies and Detector Hire – Geelong – Minelab Detectors –  Online Sales.
web: www.luckystrikegold.com.au

We are located in Creswick in the middle of the Victorian goldfields. We are the only tourism accredited gold prospecting tour operation in Australia as well as being accredited trainers. We offer training to the highest standard and you can choose from a half day tour to a 10 day tour with a combination of tagalong and all inclusive tours offered..

web: www.goldandrelics.com.au

Coiltek Gold Centre, Maryborough, Victoria for sales, service and hire of Minelab detectors and Coiltek search coils, as well as a wide range of electronic prospecting essentials.
web: www.marybroughgoldcentre.com.au

Located in Dunolly Victoria, Goldsearch Australia is the Australian distributor for Whites Electronics (USA) range of Gold and Relic detectors. They also carry a wide range of aftermarket coils and accessories for the Minelab range of detectors.
web: www.goldsearchaustralia.com

The Official website of The Outback Prospector, Jonathan Porter. Specializing in Instructional DVDs on the Minelab SD / GP series Gold Detectors. Prospecting books & Equipment & gold sales.
web: www.aurumaustralis.com

Peter W Beck. Buyer & Refiner of Gold Nuggets & Alluvial Gold as well as scrap gold jewellery and other precious metals.
web: www.pwbeck.com.au

Coilteck Metal Detector Coils.
web: www.coiltek.com.au

Nugget Finder website. Professional Gold Search Coils.
web: nuggetfinder.com.au

Central Goldfields Shire website.
web: centralgoldfields.com.au/

steelPHASE website. Helping you find gold.
web: https://www.steelphase.com.au

The Outback Prospector website. Leaders in the art of finding gold.
web: https://outbackprospector.com.au

Central West Prospecting Supplies website. For all your prospecting needs.
web: https://cwpsupplies.com.au

Sharma Bullion website.
web: http://www.goldbuyersharma.com.au/

Lodden Valley Shire website.
web: http://www.loddon.vic.gov.au/Home

AGD Precious Metals website. At AGD Precious Metals, we buy and sell gold and other precious metals based on the live gold prices.
web: http://agdpreciousmetals.com/

Gold Ballarat website.
web: https://www.goldballarat.com.au/

State Mines Departments

Listed below are the Links to the various Australian State and Territory Mines Departments.

Tasmanian Government Mineral Resources website.
web: www.mrt.tas.gov.au

Western Australia, Department of Mines & Petroleum website
web: www.dmp.wa.gov.au/

South Australian Dept of Primary Industry & Resources website
web: minerals.statedevelopment.sa.gov.au/

NSW Dept of Primary Industries- Minerals & Petroleum website
web: www.resourcesandenergy.nsw.gov.au/

Valuable Research

Other websites that may prove useful to those interested in prospecting or mining in Victoria are listed below.
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Victorian Online Gold Maps is an easy to use mapping package to help gold prospectors discover gold bearing ground in Victoria.
web: VIC ONLINE GOLD MAPS

Website ideal for creating your own goldfield maps.
web: GEOVIC
Here is a PMAV ‘Beginners guide to GEOVIC

Website ideal for research on the history of gold areas, maps, images etc
web: TROVE

A place where gold detectorists & prospectors can discuss their interests.
web:  www.golddetecting.4umer.net/

Applying geoscience to Australia’s most important challenges.
web:  www.ga.gov.au/

This site has wealth of information regarding the collection and trading of gems and minerals.
web:  www.mineral.org.au/

Shows the daily price of Gold in Australian Dollars. (AUD) .
web:  www.goldprice.com.au/

Prospecting Clubs

Below are links to the prospecting clubs.

Facebook: Facebook Page

Victorian Seekers Club. ‘Seek, but don’t destroy!
web:  www.victorianseekersclub.org.au

Accommodation for Prospectors

Below are links to accommodation for prospectors.

When prospecting around the Dunolly Tarnagulla area why not base your camp at the Dunolly caravan park.
web:  www.dunollycaravanpark.com.au//

Laancoorie lakeside caravan park catering for all prospecting accommodation close to the goldfields of Tarnagulla, Dunolly, Maryborough.
web:  http://www.laanecoorie.com.au/

What’s on

What’s on in Victoria

Listing of functions & events in Victoria.
web:  www.whatsonvictoria.com.au