Gold level 2

By willo
  • First Foundings of Gold

    Edward Hargraves declairs he had found gold in Summer Hill Creek New South Whales.
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  • Bathurst

    Gold was found in Bathurst after Summer Hill Creek had not found any more gold.
  • Ballarat

    John Dunlop and James Reagan found gold in Ballarat on August 21st 1851.
  • Hillend

    In the mine star hope at Hillend people unearthed the biggest found peice of reef gold. It is worth over three tousand ounces.
  • licences

    On the 29th of November 1872 a gold feild licence went into force. Without a licence you were not aloud to mine. To buy a licence you had to pay three shillings and you had to pay that every month.
  • Start and finish of gold rush

    The Australian gold rush started in 1851 and started to die down at about 1872 altough people were still finding peices of gold the population was starting to get lower again.
  • Gold Rush End

    The Gold Rush ended