Hi all pmat will have signs up at luina on thur an remeber memberships will b dew $25 per member an i think we have family passes as well club members have insurance now an details b avaible at agm miguel gunna have maps for plcs to go portaloo b there will have a raffle on sat nite bout 6ish i reckon with a few beers so far we got panning kit $50 allgoods gift vouncher small gold nuggets 2 easy kindling an more goodies to come pls small change would b appreciated this is all fund raising for the club pls remberer we need to b financial to survive any one got any thoughts or ideas for the club etc pls have a chat to a commitee member the club got caps an stubby holders coming an hoperfully they b here by agm so c u all there cheers andrew
How much for the hat I will take one off you now
$25 each, blue or black, nicely embroided logo, 1st in, best dressed!
Will do another batch if we sell out
Hi hats will b$25 an raffle will b $10 for 3 tickets its acually turning into a good raffle lots of small prizes on another subject pmat trips for this year so ron an emma have offered back ck again roughly april which is a great spot an a big thanks to them for the offer another i was thinking is a meet at zeehan when gem an mineral show on in nov an head off from out of there any ideas around that area an maybe have a table at the gem show an promote pmat an give cheek to mrt so we need 2 more trip ideas so yell out with any thoughts please
Sweet cheers I will be throwing a $25 at you for a hat. Can we buy now or have to wait for the meet
Hi everyone, have made camp at Luina, plenty of places for tents and vans, fair phone reception, BUT lots of mozzies in evening, so bring repellant!!
March flies during the day, so if their constant presence will annoy, i recommend a fly veil also.
It is the “wild west” after all…
Thanks for the heads up
Are we meeting up in the morning, I need to pay membership unable to stay the whole weekend
Hi Nettie, yes, we’re meeting at 9:00.
Hi just want to send my apologise i would i loved to come bit obsessed with osmiridium but surgery last week meant i had to sit this one out wish everyone luck for a good weekend
I would like to give a big thank you to Ron for letting us play on your lease mate cheers and to PMAT for putting on another great weekend. Had a great time even scored a nice pan of gold about 40 bits so thank you for that. Also for the raffle and the carton of beer I won love the new hat as well and the snake in my jumper while panning haha well that not your doing but fun anyway hope to catch up at next meet
Hi everyone, it was a lovely trip lol meaning jack jumper fall ! Wish we could have stayed but not able to. Would love another visit in Spring. Looking forward to seeing your photo brags of the weekend
I would like to say a big big thanks to the two Andrews and Miguel for organizing a great get-together yet again for the members, and sharing knowledge and experiences.
As the old timers used to say ‘Wouldn’t be dead for quids’.
I’d like to also say “Thank You” to Miguel and other committee members for organising the AGM.
I met some interesting & helpful people with loads of experience.
On Sunday I drove to Corinna and put the “rubber duck” in the Pieman. I paddled up to the Whyte then up as far as Jarman Ck. Holy Mackerel…it’s wild country up there! Whyte blocked by many huge trees and branches. Very few places to even pull up and use a detector and Jarman was only a trickle and I don’t think a whippet could have got up in there to check it out. So I headed back. About 6km all up and I am still sore 2 days later…LOL.
It was great to meet you and finally put a face to a name. The country on the west coast is something else, isn’t it? Gives you a whole new level of respect for the old-time prospectors.
Although I missed this AGM I’d love to get my hands on a hat also please and I need to renew my membership too.
It was a very enjoyable trip west in surprisingly tropical conditions, Great to catch up with friends old and new and cover some new ground.
A big thanks to committee members for organising the event, Ron Gregory for lease access, people who donated raffle items, Allgoods and Deloraine Signs!
Look forward to next meet, most likely at Back Creek, early April.
G’day everyone, it’s been a while since the Heazelwood trip but I thought I would post a shot of my finds from the weekend - 9 bits of gold detected with my SDC for 0.57 gms and the rest panned.The 3d is just for scale and was found at Exeter with the Nox 800. It came out of the sandy soil fairly clean and bright.
Got to love those golden cornflakes!
My favourite kind of brekky cereal - very healthy and guaranteed to be free of gluten and artificial additives lol