Monthly Archives: January 2012

Old Time Gold Miners


It’s not hard to believe that it was tough going for the old miners, you had to walk everywhere, and dig holes by hand, and carry all your possessions with you. With nothing to do,to occupy your time, one may have gone … Continue reading

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Gold Mines/ Brisbane North


I’m going to cover a couple of gold mines to the north of Brisbane, Dayboro to Kilcoy to be exact. These gold mines seem to have been worked in the early 1900’s, up to the start of World War 1. … Continue reading

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