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Nullagine Gold Rush

One lucky hobby-prospector found a gold nugget weighing almost 1oz last Tuesday. He doesn’t wish to disclose the exact location for obvious reasons, but we know that it was approximately 10 kilometers from the Nullagine Hotel and that he was using a metal detector. Nullagine and the Pilbara region has a rich Gold rush history and is a popular place for keen gold prospectors. Gold was first discovered in 1886 by N. Cooke. The area is also renowned for it’s other precious resources like Gems and Diamonds.

For local advice on where the best prospecting places are, come in and speak to the locals at the Nullagine Hotel.

Gold Prospecting Nullagine