Some convicts found gold while bulding a road all together the gold was worth 50 pounds.
Discovery of Gold
Gold was discoved by S in Fish Rivers in Bathurst. This was 18 before Edward Hargraves claimed he found gold.
Begginning of the Gold Rush
The first payable gold was discovered at Ophir NSW, this was the begginning o the second gold rush.
1000 men gathered at bakery hill, on the outskirts of Ballarat and unfurled their flag, a white cross and stars on a blue field, to proclaim their oath.
the Troopers and Miners had a short but fearsome battle.
First Royal Mint to be built outside of England.
Gold discovered in Queensland
Gold was discovered in Queensland at Rockhampton, which drove a little amount of miners to Queensland.
Lambing Flat Riots
Miners charged though a chinese camp tearing tents and taking gold from the chinese.
Two men,John Deason and Richard Oates find a gold nugget. It weighed 70kg and is one and a half million dollars mordern Australian dollars.
Ned Kellys Capture
Ned Kelly was capured and was taken to melbourne gaol and then got hanged.