Explorer ramps up as gold price soars

Article from the Townsville Bulletin by Tony Raggart

As the gold price makes a record-breaking rally, a West Australian explorer is searching for the next big mother lode just northwest of Townsville. Listed company Great Northern Minerals has started a large drilling program at its Camel Creek, Golden Cup and Big Rush projects near Greenvale, where historic diggings from the 1990s produced more than 150,000 ounces of gold.

Great Northern Minerals managing director Cameron McLean said the company was using local drilling companies, geologists, field assistants and logistical support and had contracted Eagle Drilling to drill to depths expected to range from 80m to 180m….

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