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New Research Resource For Today’s Gold Prospector

One other one that has been shared with me recently by my buddy, my mate over in Australia Cordell Kent. If you remember back to one of the very early episodes, I was able to interview Cordell and he was the guy who was selling the 177-ounce gold nugget that was found in the Ballarat area of Australia there in Victoria back in January and I interviewed Cordell. Man, we’ve become good mates here over the last few weeks and he shared with me a solid gold nugget of information that he uses to research Read more [...]
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This is SO FREAKIN’ AWESOME!!

So I just finished interviewing Cordell Kent of The Mining Exchange Gold Shop in Ballarat Victoria Australia...and I can't stop listening to it!!  A quick teaser from Cordell: mp3 Audio Snippet...(opens in new tab) So he walks in and says "Mate, I found a good one."  I said, "Good on ya! How big?" "5.4." I said, "Grams?"...he said, "No mate." I said, "Ounces?"...again he said, "No mate." I said, "KILOS?"...He said, "YEAH MATE!!" Join me here at e Gold Prospecting and Read more [...]
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What do YOU want to know about the 177 oz. gold nugget found last week?

If you could ask anything about finding a 177 oz. gold nugget... What do you want to know? I have scored an interview with the mate of the Aussie metal detectorist that found the 177 ounce nugget last week outside of Ballarat...watch a short video of the find here. While the detectorist wants to remain anonymous, and with finding a nugget worth over $300,000 who wouldn't, his long-time mate Cordell is the front man with the scoop!! While Read more [...]