Gold Discoveries of Australia

Timeline created by Hannah He
In History
  • Victoria

    Victoria
    The Victoria Governor offered a reward for anyone who finds gold in Victoria this made everybody moving to Victoria
  • NSW

    NSW
    Edward Hammond Hargraves discovered gold at Ophir, near Bathurst in New South Wales
  • NSW - Summer Hill

    NSW - Summer Hill
    They moved down from Bathurst as they were more gold found
  • Ballarat

    In August 1851 Thomas Hiscock was rewarded with alot money for finding gold
  • Mount Morgan

    Mount Morgan
    Mount Morgan is near Rockhampton in 1860 gold was found