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Chalmers, R. O. (1968): Australian Rocks, Minerals and Gemstones. American Elsevier, N.Y., 398 pp.

Talent, J. A. (1970): Minerals, Rocks, and Gems. A Handbook for Australia. Jacaranda Milton, 287 pp.

Coghill, I. (1972): Australia's mineral wealth. Sorrett, Malvern, 208 pp.

Myatt, B. (1972): How and where to find gemstones in Australia and New Zealand. Reprinted 1976 and 1982, Landsdowne Press, Sydney, 511 pp.

Blainey, G. (1981): The rush that never ended - A History of Australian Mining. Reprint of 3rd ed. (1978), Melbourne University Press, 393 pp.

Henderson, B. (1981): Microminerals: Australian microminerals. Mineral. Rec., 12, 105-111.

Drees, B. (1985): Mineraliensammeln in Australien. Lapis 10 (6), 13-21 (in German).

Birch, B. (1987): Gold in Australia. Mineral Rec. 18, 5-32.

Hughes, F. E., Ed. (1990): Geology of the Mineral Deposits of Australia and Papua New Guinea. 2 Volumes. The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Melbourne.

Solomon, M. and Groves, D.I. (1994) The Geology and Origin of Australia's Mineral Deposits. Clarendon Press, Oxford, U.K.

Sutherland, F.L. and Webb, G.B. (2000): Gemstones and Minerals of Australia. Reed New Holland, Sydney, 128 pp.

Lancaster, K. (2001): Searching for Australian minerals. Regal Publications, Launceston, Australia, 224 pp.

Grew, G. J. (2011): Australia’s first mining era. MESA Journal 61, 42-46.

C.R.M. Butt, M. Cornelius, K.M. Scott and I.D.M. Robertson (Eds.) (2005): Regolith Expression of Australian Ore Systems. CRC LEME Publications, Bentley, WA, Australia. [no page numbering; freely available from http://crcleme.org.au/Pubs/Monographs/RegExpOre.html]

Franco Pirajno & Dean M. Hoatson (2012): A review of Australia's Large Igneous Provinces and associated mineral systems: Implications for mantle dynamics through geological time. Ore Geology Reviews 48, 2–54.

External Links

http://www.ga.gov.au/map/ [Link Broken? Dec 2014] (Geoscience Australia; has "Mineral Maps")
http://www.australianminesatlas.gov.au/ (Australian Atlas of minerals, resources, mines & processing centres)
http://www.minerals.org.au/ (Minerals Council of Australia)
http://www.crocoite.com/ [Steve Sorrell's website on Australia and New Zealand]
http://maps.bonzle.com/c/a?a=br&o=39739271&l (Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia; "Mines - atlas contains 39852 Mines")
http://maps.bonzle.com/c/a?a=f&sc=minbycom (Mines listed by commodity)
http://issuu.com/steves58/stacks/de2e0f7d0ca14485bf17dc2aca401687 [all issues of the "Australia and New Zealand Micromineral News"]

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