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Set in Stone: Victoria''s North Eastern Region

Mining in the north east demonstrated the firm belief that the future of gold mining lay in improved technology. The control of water in mining tested miners'' ingenuity. Yackandandah, first mined in 1852, was in the 1890s the site of the first use of dredging and hydraulic sluicing, technologies which spread to other parts of Victoria.

Yackandandah Gold Panning | Attraction Tour | Yackandandah

Yackandandah is rich in gold mining history and owes its creation to the discovery of gold in 1852. Alluvial gold was the main source of gold found and tent cities were a feature of the landscape as miners tried their luck in the creeks surrounding Yackandandah.

Allans Flat | Victorian Places

Gold mining at Allans Flat began in about 1856, and three years later a school was opened. Although founded on mining, Allans Flat was also noted for farming, including fruit and vegetable growing. Mining was substantially revived during 1902-04 when gold dredging was carried out in the Yackandandah Creek.

Karr''s Reef Goldmine (Yackandandah)

Had a wonderful time with Greg walking us through the gold mining history of Yackandandah in the 1800s. Greg, as our guide, was very thorough, well-informed and patient with the tour. He took the time to explain all the little details during the 2.5 hour long tour ...

Where were Aboriginal people during the Beechworth gold …

 · Aboriginal people around Beechworth, Yackandandah and Chiltern, 1860-62 In 1860, by which time the Beechworth gold rush had been and gone some six or seven years, the colony of Victoria established the aforementioned Central Board appointed to watch over the interests of The Aborigines.

Beechworth''s Goldfields Gold Mining Ovens Gold Rush at Beechworth

The Ovens Gold Rush at Beechworth started in February 1852. Soon discoveries at Yackandandah, Nine Mile Creek, Stanley and Wooragee followed. There are three identified gold fields areas in the Indigo Shire: Beechworth, Yackandandah and the ''Indigo Goldfield'' (at Chiltern-Rutherglen). Living as a mining family was harsh - even by the standards ...

Allans Flat | Victorian Places

Allans Flat is a rural district in north-east Victoria, 20 km south of Wodonga. It is on the Yackandandah Creek and was linked to the gold mining industry which moved along the creek from Yackandandah. Allans Flat was reputedly named after Edwin Allan who settled or arrived in the area in 1853.

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Our country-style lemon curds originate from regional Yackandandah, a former gold mining area founded in 1844. Nothing much has changed since then and neither has the incredible taste you get from any recipe that includes our country-style lemon curds.

Black Dog Creek Chronicle

Gold was discovered in Beechworth in February 1852, often called the Ovens gold rush and was followed by discoveries at Yackandandah, Nine Mile Creek, Stanley and Wooragee. The three main gold fields areas were Beechworth, Yackandandah and …

Historical Australian Towns: Yackandandah: A Well-Preserved Gold …

Yackandandah: A Well-Preserved Gold Mining Town. Located in the northeast of Victoria, Yackandandah is 288 km north-east of Melbourne and 22km from the historic town of Beechworth, set amidst hills. The Aboriginal name of the town is said to mean "rock" and "water-hole" and conveys that long ago, two rock s sat one on top of the other in ...

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YACKANDANDAH HAPPY VALLEY MYRTLEFORD PROPERTY EL006724 EL007670 Historical production from over 70 underground gold mines* LEGEND Gold occurrences Historical gold mining clusters Historical workings Trend Town / Locality New license ...

Yackandandah | Familypedia | Fandom

History [] It is a former gold mining centre known for its alluvial wet mining techniques. Yackandandah Post Office opened on 13 June 1856. Another office nearby, Yackandandah Junction, opened in 1872 but closed in 1885. In his local book, O''Brien (p. 22) quotes ...

St Mark''s Yackandandah

 · St Mark''s Lutheran Church is an old stone building, located in Wellsford Street, in the picturesque rural and former gold-mining town of Yackandandah. The closing service for St Mark''s was held on Sunday 14 March 2021.

MINING SURVEYORS AND REGISTRARS.

Summary.-Gold Mining Statistics for the Quarter ending 30th September 1871. Table showing the Yield of Gold from certain parcels of Quartz raised during the Quarter in some of the Deepest Mines in Victoria; with Depth of the deepest Shafts, Levels, Cross-cuts, &c.

Karr''s Reef Goldmine Tours

Karr''s Reef Goldmine Tours. 37 High Street Yackandandah 3749 MAP. [email protected] . 61 0408 975 991. Journey to the centre of gold history in Yackandandah in this fully guided tour. Your guide Greg will excort you from where gold was first discovered in Yackandandah along commisionner''s creek that still has alluvial gold in it today.

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Chiltern, Victoria

Magenta Mine. Mining of the Magenta Reef commenced in 1860. Earth, rock and quartz were excavated and carted out by horse and dray. The open cut was worked to a depth of 15 metres and later partially filled with mullock. Two shafts were sunk to access gold bearing ore. Today, you can view one of these from the eastern side of the open cut.

Yackandandah Gold Panning

Yackandandah Gold Panning. The Junction Yackandandah 3749 MAP. [email protected] . 61 02 6027 1988. Yackandandah is rich in gold mining history and owes its creation to the discovery of gold in …

MINING SURVEYORS AND

INDE"X. Summary.-Gold Mining Statistics for the Quarter ended 30th JUlle 1874. Table showing the Yield of Gold from certain parcels of Quart

Hillsborough Notes

Gold was found in Yackandandah in 1852. Mining commenced in Hillsborough in early 1865. All the mines are described as "reefs", so from the map and geography, I assume they were originally found outcropping on the escarpment. The one mine location I have

Gold Rush Heritage | Yackandandah, Victoria

Gold Rush Heritage. For those interested in Victoria''s early pioneering days, Yackandandah and the surrounding towns are full of rich gold rush history. The legacy of the rush for gold around Yackandandah, Beechworth, Chiltern and Rutherglen remains today - from the perfectly preserved streetscapes of the towns to the countless mine shafts and ...

Yackandandah Gold Panning | Alpine Valley Getaways

Yackandandah Gold Panning. Yackandandah is rich in gold mining history and owes its creation to the discovery of gold in 1852. Alluvial gold was the main source of gold found and tent cities were a feature of the landscape as miners tried their luck in the creeks surrounding Yackandandah. Many people still come to Yackandandah to try their luck ...

Yackandandah

Yackandandah / ˈ j æ k ən ˌ d æ n d ə / is a small tourist town in northeast Victoria, Australia is near the regional cities of Wodonga and Albury, and is close to the tourist town of Beechworth. History It is a former gold mining centre known for its alluvial wet mining techniques. ...

Gold rush history, History and heritage, Victoria, Australia

 · Go gold panning at the El Dorado Museum and browse gold and tin mining relics. Also in the High Country is Yackandandah, a National Trust classified former mining township that still bears the elaborate streetscapes of the gold rush largesse.

Karr''s Reef Goldmine (Yackandandah): UPDATED 2021 All You …

Had a wonderful time with Greg walking us through the gold mining history of Yackandandah in the 1800s. Greg, as our guide, was very thorough, well-informed and patient with the tour. He took the time to explain all the little details during the 2.5 hour long tour ...

VICTORIAN GOLDFIELDS PROJECT

GIPPSLAND: Gazetteer 1 VICTORIAN GOLDFIELDS PROJECT HISTORIC GOLD MINING SITES IN THE NORTH EAST REGION OF VICTORIA GAZETTEER: STATE & REGIONAL SIGNIFICANT SITES GIPPSLAND: Gazetteer 2 Name Location Goldfield Ranking