Aussie Gold—A Look at the Northern Territory
May 2002 by A.R. CameronThe Northern Territory has about six hundred proven gold deposits and has produced nearly 12 million ounces with a further 15 million ounces to be recovered. While the early hard rock miners were eventually blocked by water flows...
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