Turquoise from Australia
Australia produces some high-quality turquoise, but not in large quantities.
Most deposits have been found in Victoria and South Wales, in the
Southeast part of the continent.
reports deposits of turquoise in 19 specific Australian mines. The
presence of turquoise in a mine does not mean that it is present in
high quantities or good qualities.
has been reported in the following mines:
Opencut mine in Broken Hill, New South Wales.
Canbelego Co., New South Wales.
Oxide Copper Mine, Mt. Isa in Queensland.
Monarch Open Cut Mine in Iron Knob, Middleback Ranges of the Eyre
in Olary Province, South Australia.
Mine, Kadina, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia.
Mines, Kadina, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia.
Hill,, Fish Creek, Hoddle Range, Gippsland, Victoria.
South Turquoise Field, Greta South, Victoria.
Boga Granite Quarry, Lake Boga, Victoria.
Hill, ,Mansfield, Victoria.
Hut, Merrijig, Victoria.
Turquoise Field, Parish of Edi, Victoria.
Quarry, Parish of Moorooduc, Victoria.
Pit, View Hill, Romsey, Victoria.
Mine, Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia.
Station, Western Australia.
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