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 a large gold nugget from Leonora area W.Aust. This has some associated quartz, estimated gold weight is 47gms. More pics available on request.
TABLE TOP, 10-12 KLMS EAST OF EUCALYPTUIS MINE, VIA. LEONORA, W.AUST.
55 x 26 x 25mm
Price: $ 3,250.00 Product ID: 2886
For sale is a graphite on quartz from Eyre Penninsular, S.Aust. Thow the pics dont show it well the specimen is terminated on both ends by bladed crystal of graphite. In my experience graphite on matrix is not really that common. This specimen was from a very recent find of Feb 2015.
EYRE PENNINSULAR, S.AUST.
44 x 27 x 22mm
Price: $ 32.00 Product ID: 3183
For sale is a light green quartz, chalcedony, from the famous Agate Creek locality. This is a rather uncommon color in quartz, particularly from Australia. The form of some of the quartz is stalactite like. Old material, pretty.
AGATE CREEK, NTH QLD.
52 x 38 x 35mm
Price: $ 25.00 Product ID: 1594
For sale is an uncommon mineral for Australia(or anywhere for that matter) hastingsite, from Moina. Tas. This is a large solid group of hastingsite crystal. Hastingsite is an umcommon member of the calcium amphibole subgroup and specimens are rare, particularly from this unrecorded location. An extremely rich specimen of fan like crystals, dark green to black in color.
STORMONT MINE, MOINA, TAS.
73 x 46 x 38mm
Price: $ 50.00 Product ID: 3340
For sale is a hematite specimen from Iron Monarch quarry, S.Aust. A cluster of sharp lustrous hematite crystals, with a bright metallic colour on a reddish massive hematite matrix, which sits on a rock matrix., this specimen is actually way better after I gave it a clean with soapy water.When I checked the net I was surprised how few of these were for sale. Ex Brian Hutchinson collection. Overseas postage is extra, this piece is quiet heavy.
IRON MONARCH QUARRY,IRON KNOB, S.AUST.
82 x 55 x 44mm
Price: $ 28.00 Product ID: 2469
For sale is a hematite crystal group from Iron Knob, S.Aust. This is a fine group of slightly flattened radiating crystals, that are way, way above average for this location, (try and find another that is anywhere near as good). While not exactly an "iron rose" this is a very aesthetic specimen. Wonderful high luster and in perfect condition. Its a bit better than the pics indicate. Top Australian hematite specimen, probably 30 years old. Ex Norman and Jocine Robinson collection.
IRON KNOB, S.AUST.
41 x 22 x 18mm
Price: $ 55.00 Product ID: 2519
For sale is an interesting, but partially broken, tabby quartz from Mt Heemskirk, Western Tas. This features fantastic growth forms and excellent phantoms. If you could see the area these came from you would appreciate they grew in very harsh conditions, with a contorted geology, and that this, is actually a large piece for the environment.
MT HEEMSKIRK, WESTERN TAS.
49 x 31 x 32mm
Price: $ 18.00 Product ID: 3287
For sale is a very presentable hematite included quartz from Mt Isa district. This piece comes from a new find from earlier this year, the crystals are a rather uncommon brown color, quite hard to photograph. the main crystal has a second generation of quartz growing over it, which is highly lustouous, the overgrowth is only on the three faces presented at the front, and most of the top termination. Do dings.
BEYOND BURNIE, BAGMANS, MT FROSTY, MT ISA, QLD
78 x 58 x 28mm
Price: $ 36.00 Product ID: 1841
For sale is a nice specimen of heulandite and quartz from Mullaley. Very good sized chocolate heulandite crystals, are surrounded by glassy tear drop quartz, which shimmer with a sparkling surface. The radiating shape of the heulandite is quiet distinctive of this location. Besides being a fine size for the heulandite, the combination of quartz on a zeolite is rare, its is virtually always the other way round, zeolite on quartz. Try and find another example of this. NSW.
77 x 61 x 35mm
Price: $ 40.00 Product ID: 2887
For sale is a Broken Hill specimen of hinsdalite, from Kintor Open cut. The hinsdalite has replaced the pyromorphite and the pyromorphite can now be seen as blue crystal,(an almost unheard of color for pyromorphite), This material was mined in the 1980s, and while the crystals are not huge they are eye visible.
KINTORE OPEN CUT, BROKEN HILL, NSW.
55 x 35 x 19mm
Price: $ 78.00 Product ID: 2958
For sale is an old honey prehnite specimen from Mullaley, NSW. This is a fine group of translucent honey colored crystals, prehnite from Mullaley is often dull, and the luster on these few old specimens is on another leverl from what you normally see from here. Collected in the 70s. Ex Norman and Jocine Robinson collection.
61 x 44 x 42mm
Price: $ 36.00 Product ID: 2634
For sale is a large hyalite opal from Square Top Mountain, Qld. Like other opal, hyalite has no crystal form, but its beauty lies in clear glassy botryoidal appearance. All hyalite fluoresces green, a property of certain minerals when illuminated with ultraviolet light. Large size, very nice specimen, compare our price.
SQUARE TOP MOUNTAIN, QLD.
75 x 72 x 45mm
Price: $ 44.00 Product ID: 1874