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A tour of tragedy in the Victorian Goldfields

%links_ad% There are many locations throughout the Victorian Goldfields which commemorate events of the past, but unfortunately not all of them were as rejoiced as the 1869 discovery of the Welco...
Posted 01/06/2020 in Places
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Six amazing adventures in the Victorian Goldfields

%links_ad% Looking for your next adventure? There are some seriously unbelievable places tucked away throughout the Victorian Goldfields! Some of these are tough to get to, some...
Posted 31/05/2020 in Places
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Outdoor recreation in the Central Goldfields Shire

Great news! Some restrictions in Victoria will be eased starting from 11:59pm Tuesday 12th of May. Recreational activities including hiking, prospecting, fishing, boating and hunting will ...
Posted 11/05/2020 in Things to do
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Outdoor recreation in Hepburn Shire

Great news! Some restrictions in Victoria will be eased starting from 11:59pm Tuesday 12th of May. Recreational activities including hiking, prospecting, fishing, boating and hunting will once again b...
Posted 11/05/2020 in Things to do
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Tips for gold prospectors to stay sane at home during the COVID-19 crisis

%links_ad% Under stage 3 restrictions in Victoria, people are only allowed to leave their homes for four reasons: food and supplies, medical care, work and education, and ...
Posted 02/04/2020 in Things to do
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Paddy the Prospector heads into town

%links_ad% Paddy the Prospector lives out the bush ...
Posted 14/03/2020 in Miscellaneous
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BURIED ALIVE!

Underground mine cave-in, image kindly provided by The Victorian Historical Mine Shaft Chasers Inc ...
Posted 22/01/2020 in History
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Hidden history around Maryborough, Victoria

%links_ad% Maryborough is filled with significant remnants of a bygone era. Grand gold rush architecture is a striki...
Posted 30/12/2019 in History
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21 amazing day trips from Victoria's Central Goldfields

Grand Canyon, Grampians National Park VIC %links_ad% Do you live in Victoria's Centr...
Posted 28/11/2019 in Adventure
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Surfacing in the Victorian Goldfields

Does this barren red landscape look familiar?...
Posted 17/08/2019 in Gold
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$100 treasure hunt, Maryborough VIC

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Posted 02/08/2019 in Things to do
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Spectacular rocky outcrops of the Victorian Goldfields

Dog Rocks, Harcourt North VIC %links_ad% Rocky peaks, ...
Posted 03/06/2019 in Places
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Best bushwalks in the Victorian Goldfields

Dog Rocks, Mt Alexander Regional Park, Harcourt North VIC ...
Posted 27/05/2019 in Things to do
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Lone Graves of the Goldfields

%links_ad% Lone graves are a fascinating feature of the Victorian Goldfields, ...
Posted 25/05/2019 in History
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15 top spots for family barbecues in the Victorian Goldfields

Lions Club Park, Avoca VIC %links_ad% Picnics and playgrounds are a great ...
Posted 19/05/2019 in Things to do
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20 amazing places for kids to explore in the Victorian Goldfields

Black Hill Reserve, Ballarat VIC %links_ad% ...
Posted 18/05/2019 in Things to do
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