Victoria Gold Map Packs

Victoria Gold Map Packs

Documents

VIC_Ararat gold Map pack VIC_Ararat gold Map pack

In 1857, a party of Chinese miners en route to the Central Victorian gold fields struck gold at the Canton Lead which marked the beginning of great growth in Ararat. Deep lead mining proved profitable over the decades and good gold isstill found there today.

 

Packs contain, waypoints for GPS, Oziexplorer and Google earth, & PDF printable maps 

VIC_Mafeking pack.zip VIC_Mafeking pack.zip

In June 1900 Philip and Frank Emmett, local brothers discovered gold in the mountainous region of Victoria around Mount William in the Grampians. When pulling up ferns, small deposits of gold could be found clinging to the roots. They were joined by their brothers Robert and Arthur and George Mason who owned the farm at the bottom of the mountain.

Packs contain, waypoints for GPS, Oziexplorer and Google earth, & PDF printable maps 

Castlemaine historic maps Castlemaine historic maps

All the Castlemaine historic maps in one zip file.

Blackwood Victoria Blackwood Victoria

Gold was unearthed as early as 1851 at Blackwood. It was not, however, until June
1855 that news of discoveries by Edward Hill as a spot called Red Hill saw a large
gold rush set in along the course of the Lerderderg River and its tributaries.. 
Pack contains PDF maps, gps,google and oziexplorer waypoints.

 

McIvor-Heathcote goldfield McIvor-Heathcote goldfield

The McIvor-Heathcote goldfield opened in late 1852 after a discovery by William Bulling and two friends. A rush started the next year, and estimates of the gold mining population  ranged from sixteen thousand to forty thousand, working the numerous gullies running into the western side of McIvor Creek. 

Pack has software maps, PDF maps and GPS waypoints,

Historic Gold Maps of Victoria And New South Wales

 

These maps and documents have been scanned at various resolutions, and can be downloded.

These maps can provide valuable insights into new areas.

We are geo-referencing the maps  where possible. If you would like a certain map done, please email propack@goldmaps.com.au

NSW historic maps can be downloaded here

Victorian historic Gold maps can be downloaded here