teaching resource

Gold Mining Methods

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 5 pages | Years: 5 - 6

5 posters outlining gold mining techniques used during the Australian Gold Rush.

Use this teaching resource in the classroom when learning about  popular gold mining techniques originally used on the goldfields.

These posters include information on:

  • panning
  • cradling
  • fossicking
  • sieves
  • windlass.

All images used are in the public domain due to copyright expiry.


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