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Australia: see East Coolgardie GoldfieldEast Coolgardie Goldfield
, Western Australia, SW Australia. It is the richest gold field in Australia. The chief mining center is the town of Kalgoorlie. Coolgardie, of little importance today, was the first gold-rush town in the area. Gold was discovered there in 1892.
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, town, Western Australia, SW Australia. Since 1989 part of the extensive city of Kalgoorlie-Boulder (2016 pop. 30,059), 36,902 sq mi (95,575 sq km), it is the chief mining town of the state and the center of the East Coolgardie Goldfield.
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Immediately convinced of its value, he travelled overnight to Menzies where he caught a coach to Coolgardie, to meet Welsh shopkeeper Thomas Tobias, who headed a Welsh syndicate set up at the previous year's Llanelli Eisteddfod.
Camel transport operators quickly established themselves here, many living in a tent settlement at the end of Coolgardie Street.
Horace Benson Jackson, the next president of the society (in 1927 and 1928), was a South Australian who gained his law degree by attending night school, before joining the rush to the Coolgardie gold fields in 1896, becoming a leading member of the legal profession and directing a series of well-known Perth companies.
LN), a mining exploration company owning half the mining rights to Bullabulling, a former open pit gold mine in the Coolgardie region, Western Australia, is not withdrawing its offer for Auzex Resources Ltd.
Fish and Wildlife Service Recovery Plan (2001), with the exception of the Lane Mountain and Coolgardie populations.
The year 2003 marked the centenary of one of the world's greatest engineering feats: the construction of a water pipeline from Mundaring Weir in the hills east of Perth to the Eastern Goldfields centres of Coolgardie and Kalgoorlie.
The participants and the researcher grew up in Wangkatha Country, centred on Kalgoorlie in Western Australia and stretching from west of Coolgardie to Leonora, Laverton and Mount Margaret, and with close ties to the Ngaanyatjarra lands to the north-east and the Spinifex people along the Trans line.
In a museum at the Coolgardie Railway Station, Western Australia, a most unusual piece of equipment is exhibited.
The trucks had been attempting to travel 120 miles west from the town of Coolgardie to Southern Cross on a highway that had been closed on several occasions by the fire that had been burning out of control since Friday.
The first dated from 1904 at Coolgardie, originally, an annexe to the public hospital there; the second, dating from 1912 was at Wooroloo, in the Darling ranges.
The best-colored and best-formed emeralds from the Wonder Well emerald mine, Riverina Station, west of Menzies and the Bulla Bulling emerald mine, west of Coolgardie are all found in schist or quartz boudins and only rarely along the edges of quartz-feldspar pegmatites.