Our large range of minerals reflects the fascination and the desire to preserve our unique Australian material.
Our quest is to further the knowledge and understanding of minerals in the wider community. A browse through these web pages show that we have a rather interesting range of uncommon and hard to find Australian mineral specimens. We have been exhibiting and selling fine Australian minerals since 1990, featuring rare collectors specimen from Broken Hill NSW, Torrington, Hillgrove and other important mines in Australia.
All prices in Australian Dollars.
For sale is an Australian classic of saleeite crystals on matrix from Ranger mine. Saleeite is strongly radioactive, the Ranger mine material which came our last century is among the world finest , if not the finest specimens ever found. This very decent size piece has a large area of coverage, really the pics tell the whole story. Ex Bill Kettley collection. This can be fragile should be handled with care!
RANGER MINE, JAVIRU, N.T.
86 x 35 x 22mm
Price: $ 380.00 Product ID: 3780
For sale is a large silicified turgite (iridescent hematite/goethite) from near Kalgoorlie, W.Aust. This specimen also has iridescent color over large areas not shown in the pics, the color's are blue/green to purple with silver tones. We obtained this, the largest specimen from a geologist working at the mine. Not available for overseas buyers, because of the weight.
GOLD MINE 28KLM NORTH OF KALGOOLIE, W.AUST.
180 x 108 x 60mm
Price: $ 50.00 Product ID: 3937
For sale is a fine dark smoky quartz from Pine Ridge, Copeton Dam, NSW. Actually this has a natural cirtine base, with a smoky phantom filling the top of the crystal. Excellent luster, pristine save the tiniest of nibble near the tip. Overall an impressive and very well formed crystal. Classic. Good value, these are not easy to come by especially in this size and condition!
PINE RIDGE, COPETON DAM, NSW.
56 x 23 x 20mm
Price: $ 40.00 Product ID: 3677
For sale is a smoky quartz from Silent Grove, Torrington, NSW. This highly lustrous specimen, shows a smoky phantom, and a clear top. This old specimen comes with the original label from C.K.Minerals.
SILENT GROVE MINE, TORRINGTON, NSW.
58 x 15 x 11mm
Price: $ 25.00 Product ID: 4153
For sale is a tiger eye with hematite and some jasper, from W.Aust. Both are attractive pieces, with good flash and color distribution. This location is considered one of the finest producing areas in the world. Distinctive material.
MOUNT BROKMAN, W.AUST.
79 x 23 x 4mm (LARGEST)
Price: $ 25.00 Product ID: 3547
For sale is a polished triangle of tiger eye from the famous Marra Mamba location W.Aust, the weight is an impressive 270gms. As can be seen from the pics (I hope, tiger eye is notoriously hard to picture) this specimen has good movement thru out, with just enough small veins of silver hematite to give variation and definition to the tiger eye. Posished on two of three sides, this is the width of the vein thick, with natural top and bottom! Nice, material often suggested to be the worlds finest tiger eye!
MARRA MAMBO, MOUNT BROCKMAN, W.AUST.
77 x 76 37mm
Price: $ 68.00 Product ID: 4307
For sale is good solid slab of tiger iron from the Pilbara region, W.Aust. First the yellow color in the pics are probably a bit brighter than in reality, sorry it was hard to capture accurately. Never the less this is quiet a striking specimen, with a lot of movement spread across the whole specimen. This piece is thick enough to be slice into two specimens.
HAMMERSLEY RANGE, PILBARA, W.AUST.
110 x 82 x 13mm
Price: $ $42.00 Product ID: 3316
For sale is a turquoise specimen from Whitfield, Vic. This is an old location with pieces from there rarely seen today, the turquoise sits on black slate.The rarity and decent display make it a worthwhile and colorful display specimen. Comes with an old collection number and label.
86 x 75 x 45mm
Price: $ 18.00 Product ID: 4166
For sale is a micromount of colorless fluorite and wulfenite from Avon mine, Lyndhurst S.Aust. Beautiful red/orange bi-pyramidal wulfenites, sit on matrix with a few small water clear fluorite cubes, nice rare combination, from a mine that has produced some amazing small specimens, rarely seen today. Note this specimen requires magnification to be appreciated.
AVON MINE, MT LYNDHURST, S.AUST.
8.5 x 6 x 5mm
Price: $ 22.00 Product ID: 3584
For sale is a decent size and well formed zircon crystal, from Mud Tank Harts Range, N.T. Specimens from this location rarely have good crystal form, this is an exception. The color is a fine pink mauve. Like all material from this location the crystal has internal fracturing, and appears to be water warn.
MUD TANK CARBONATES, HARTS RANGE, N,T,
39 x 24 x 23mm
Price: $ 45.00 Product ID: 4031
For sale is an actinolite and pyrite from Broken Hill, NSW. This features an aggregate of dark green crystals of actinolite, clustered around basically a large brassy pyrite ball. Actinolite is named from the Greek word "aktis" - a ray, referring to its common form as radiating needles.(as can be seen in the pics) A fine and large specimen of a somewhat uncommon mineral from Broken Hill.
LEVEL 25, NORTH MINE, BROKEN HILL. NSW.
85 x 51 x 53mm
Price: $ 78.00 Product ID: 3365
For sale is an actinolite on quartz specimen from Trial Harbour, Tas. This specimen was labled as tourmaline on quartz when we obtained it, but its pretty obviously actinolitte (crystals at 60 degrees to each other is a bit of a give away). Nice specimen uncommon local, this was mined by the Bannich family (Brisbane) in the 1970s.
TRIAL HARBOUR, WEST COAST, TAS.
55 x 43 x 34mm
Price: $ 32.00 Product ID: 4244