This 10.8 kg. nugget is the largest remaining complete gold nugget found in NSW. It was found in Meroo Creek near Hargraves south of Mudgee in 1887. From the Economic Rock & Mineral Collection of the Geological Survey of NSW. http://www.trade.nsw.gov.au/copyright #flashbackfriday
Rusting wreckage of the S.S. Merimbula on Whale Point in Abrahams Bosom Reserve, Currarong. Ran aground 25-3-1928. Most of the wreck is under water. #throwbackthursday See http://goo.gl/tCNpsx for more on the Merimbula and its demise.