August Catch Up

Happy August Prospectors!

Welcome to winter! Hope you haven’t been blown away but the storms recently.


Exciting news with Triple M Radio

Go For Gold with Cliff for the Drive Home, starts today and ends on Thursday 11th, showing the lifestyle, as well as the ins and outs of prospecting. Hear from Whitey’s Tackle, Pilbara Prospecting, Finders Keepers and of course The Prospectors Pick, so check out station 102.3FM from 4pm to 7pm Monday to Thursday.

Rob has taken the team out to Mulgabbie, with listeners getting the chance to win a Prospecting prize (which includes a Minelab Gold detector and a gold nugget) totaling $6,599. Who knows what else they might find…

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The Coiltek Goldhawk Coils for the GPX6000 have flown out the door! They are proving to be very popular, and we anxiously await feedback from our customers. So far, the reviews have been very favourable.

A reminder that we have them for sale on our website.

10×5”     $549

9”            $579

14×9”     $609


Please note we DO NOT have any updates on the Nugget Finder coils for the GPX6000. But if you would like to put your name down to be contacted when we do please let us know.


Dowerin Field Day – 24th-25th of August

The Prospectors Pick will have a Minelab stall up at the Dowerin Field Days this year, so if you are around and have any questions pop in to see the Prospectors Team, including special guest Mick from Aussie Gold Hunters.


Goldtalk Leonora Courses

Goldtalk Leonora are coming to Mandurah for a weekend in October to offer another couple of courses for the prospector wanting some training or to learn a few more tips on how to prospect. The previous courses were a big success and sold out. If you are just starting out or have been in the game for awhile, these one day training courses are for you


Be a Better Prospector – ONE DAY COURSE

Saturday 22nd October 2022

Time: 8:30am to 4:30pm

  • Where can I go prospecting
  • How to get onto the right ground
  • Using a Minelab metal detector
  • Secrets of finding gold regularly
  • Getting home in one piece!
  • Finding your way around the bush

Making a living out of Gold – ONE DAY COURSE

Sunday 23rd October 2022

Tim: 8:30am to 4:30pm

  • Ground acquisition
  • Working the ground
  • Tenement expenditure and paperwork
  • Advanced research methods
  • Pegging a lease and the dark art of SPL’s (Special Prospecting Licence)

Cost per person $275 inc GST. Includes morning/afternoon tea.

Access to thousands of hectares of active mining tenements around Leonora for up to 2 months during the 2023 season.

Training days to be held at:

Mandurah Business Development Centre, 10 Lively Place, Mandurah, WA

Please go to their website for more details or to reserve your spot by using the ‘online booking form’.

Phone: 0418 277 861 or email:


August Gold Gag

Why is the wind blowing gold everywhere?

Because it’s August.