Saturday, September 24, 2011

Australian Journal of Mineralogy Volume 1 Number 1

Cover Photograph: Yellow cerussite from the Magnet Mine, 5mm crystal, Photo: Frank Coffa


The Minerals of the Magnet Mine, Tasmania
J Haupt, R Bottrill and S Sorrell
The Magnet mine is a notable Tasmanian locality for a range of mineral species and has been a popular collecting locality for micro-mineral specimens since the mid 1970s.

Some Mines of the Mt Isa District, Queensland, Part I - The Great Australia Mine
B Day and B Beyer

Some unusual and attractive minerals have recently been collected in the Mt Isa district. This is the first in a series of articles on mines in the region.