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A town of southwest Australia east-northeast of Perth. Gold was discovered in the area in the late 1800s.
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(Placename) a city in Western Australia, adjoining the town of Boulder: a centre of the Coolgardie gold rushes of the early 1890s; declining gold resources superseded by the discovery of nickel ore in 1966. Pop: 28 281 (including Boulder) (2001)
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(kælˈgʊər li)

a city in SW Australia: chief center of gold-mining industry in Australia. 10,087, with suburbs 19,848.
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Tyranna Resources Limited is an ASX listed resources company, whose key focus includes both the Eureka Gold Project located 50km north of Kalgoorlie and the Jumbuck Gold Project located near the lucrative +1 million ounce, high grade Challenger Gold mine in the Gawler Craton of South Australia.
The Company is led by a Board and Management team with deep experience developing and operating successful gold mines within the Kalgoorlie region.
Lefroy is a gold focused exploration company taking a systematic conceptual exploration approach at its flagship Lefroy Gold Project (Lefroy Project or LGP) located approximately 50km to the south east of Kalgoorlie in the Eastern Goldfields Province of Western Australia.
READ: Intermin Resources begins portfolio-wide exploration program, receives positive gold drilling results from prospects near Kalgoorlie
A shop in Kalgoorlie shared pictures of the rock online, estimated to be worth $69,000 (Dh253,000), BBC reported.
Summary: A shop in Kalgoorlie shared pictures of the rock online, estimated to be worth $69,000
The first was held in Kalgoorlie at the Western Australia School of Mines.
Questa Casa provides director/co-writer Sascha Ettinger Epstein and producer/co-writer Claire Haywood with a portal into the strange vertex of the mining and sex industries in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.
The latest to join the growing number of resources companies closing operations is Alacer Gold which would sell its Higginsville and South Kalgoorlie gold operations in Western Australia.
Global Banking News-May 24, 2013--Excelsior Gold Limited - Kalgoorlie North gold Project Update(C)2013 ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk