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 malachite from the historic Burra Burra mine, S.Aust. This specimen consists of solid malachite, the thick lustrous shimmering, color banded specimen is a magic example some of Australia's best malachite. This is a section of a vein, with both top and bottom terminated. Ex Garry Farnham collection. This specimen probably came from the re working of the mine in the 1970s.
BURRA BURRA MINE, BURRA, S.AUST.
103 x 54 x 34mm
Price: $ 175.00 Product ID: 4175
For sale is gorgeous malachite and azurite on matrix from the historic Burra Burra mine, in S.Aust. This classic specimen from Australia's most famous copper deposit, was mined before 1900, the grainy sandstone matrix is the identifying key. This has large coverage, and a nice splash of azurite on the side for a bonus. Excellent deep color and good luster considering its age. There may be a few Burra specimens around, but fine old matrix specimen such as this are RARE!! This comes from an old Port Pirie, S.Aust collection, via Jason McCarthur collection. Compare our price! Overseas buyers please contact for postage costs.
BURRA BURRA MINE, BURRA, S.AUST.
125 x 100 x 70mm
Price: $ 220.00 Product ID: 4475
For sale is a world class millerite from Perserverance mine, W.Aust. This features attractive, radiating clusters composed of brilliant, metallic, golden millerite needles produce dense, multiple clusters with rounded terminations. This is an old classic locality, and few pieces turn up on today's market. Ex Craig Bosell collection. Compare our prices!
PERSERVERANCE MINE, LEINSTER, W.AUST.
55 x 40 x 40mm
Price: $ 190.00 Product ID: 4293
For sale is a slice of mookaite from W.Aust. This uncommon form of jasper comes only from this location in W.Aust, the unique patterns and vibrant colors make this a very popular material. This slice has exquisite polish and more importantly no flaws.
MOOKA STATION, W.AUST.
123 x 75 x 11mm
Price: $ 37.00 Product ID: 4171
For sale is a multi colored quartz from a long gone location, Cardinia creek Melbourne. Today this area now Cardinia Reservoir, Melbourne's water supply! The display face is fully terminated, with small amethyst crystals leading up into smoky and then light chocolate brown crystals. A rare old specimen, the likes of not ever seen today, great combo piece and historic Melbourne area specimen. Collected in the early 1970s. Ex Brian Hutchinson collection.
CARDINIA CREEK, MELBOURNE, VIC.
60 x 40 x 44mm
Price: $ 35.00 Product ID: 4180
For sale is a fantastic multi color quartz group from the now long defunct location of Cardinia Creek Melbourne, (the area is actually underwater in the Melbourne water supply catchment) The beautiful piece shows the full range of colors that were found at this location, milky to clear quartz around the periphery, with light brown to dark chocolate color and amethyst, crowing it. Very impressive, this material was mined in the 1970s and is just never seen in the market today. Rare Australian amethyst location.
CARDINIA CREEK, MELBOURNE, VIC.
54 x 37 x 35mm
Price: $ 40.00 Product ID: 4295
For sale is a large plate of natrojarosite from Londonderry Li deposit, Nepean, W.Aust. This plate which is fascinating under magnification, features, crystals ranging in color from honey yellow to brownish red. This rare specimen has a huge coverage of natrojarosite, there are mainly drusy groups of crystals, but there is also a lot of well formed and decent size (for the species) distinct crystals. Ex George Stacey collection.
LONDONDERRY Li DEPOSIT, NEPEAN W.AUST.
160 x 90 x 44mm
Price: $ 40.00 Product ID: 3938
For sale is a vivianite nodule from Demons Bluff, Vic. This has been cut in half and polished to a nice finish. When first exposed to light can be very pale green-white. In time they turn darker blue. Vivianite is a hydrated iron phosphate. These fascinating specimens, were available for a short period about five years ago, since then , very few have become available, this specimen is better in person, hard to photograph.
DEMONS BLUFF, ANGLESEA, VIC.
72 x 33 x 33mm
Price: $ 45.00 Product ID: 4416
For sale is a matrix opal specimen from White Cliffs, NSW. Thou this is a reasonably well known field, remarkably little in the way of specimen are ever seen either in collections, or for sale. This is a fine example from this field, with decent play of color in a couple of areas, and for anyone interested in opal , it is a reasonable example from this remote field.
WHITE CLIFFS, NSW.
48 x 38 x 16mm
Price: $ 25.HOLD Product ID: 4476
For sale is a parallel growth smoky citrine crystal from Torrington, NSW. The pics show one pic in natural light and one under lights, the crystal is really beautiful with a clear top and then a citrine phantom grading into a darker citrine smoky color at the base. The parallel growth crystals around the base are very distinctive and give a nice effect. While not having top luster it has a good luster.
BISMUTH DAM, TORRINGTON, NSW.
45 20 x 18mm
Price: $ SOLD Product ID: 4396
For sale is a rare, for Australian, spray of pink rubellite tourmaline from Londonderry, W.Aust. This features pink rubellite tourmaline crystals in contrasting white feldspar, collected in the 1960's. Rubellite is an unusual mineral in Australia, this specimen is from one of the few known location. This radiating spray is an exceptionally good example, with much more spread thru the specimen not visible.
80 x 48 x 45mm
Price: $ 45.00 Product ID: 4425
For sale is a prehnite on k feldspar from Mullaley NSW. This specimen of K-feldspar with, beautiful well formed pale green prehnite balls, comes from a small find about 6 years ago, I have seen no more of these since then. The prehnite sits well placed on the feldspar matrix. This is the last piece from this discovery that is or will ever be available!
53 x 35 x 32mm
Price: $ 25.00 Product ID: 4462