Metal Detecting ‘Ghost Town Silver’ : Garrett GTI-2500: Land Rover Defender

We visit the site of a North Queensland Tin Mining town which existed from the late 1880s until being abandoned Continue reading

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WW2 Australian Army Identity Disc Returned to Soldier’s Family (Metal Detecting Find).

During a hunt at the site of No.16 Australian Personnel Services Camp in early January 2012, we made the ‘dream’ Continue reading

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Military Relic Hunting WW2 Heavy Coastal Gun Emplacement: Garrett ATPro: GTI2500.

We visit the site of “H” Australian Heavy Battery, a Heavy Coastal Gun Emplacement comprising two 155mm guns, two Sperry Continue reading

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Military Relic Hunting WW2 RAAF Airfield – Cape York Australia.

We visit the site of a forward airstrip used by both the RAAF and USAAC in the defence of Northern Continue reading

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Metal Detecting 1883 Sugar Mill + Beach Hunt: Garrett ATPro: Infinium LS.

This is our return hunt to the site of an 1883 Sugar Mill. We add to our finds from the Continue reading

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1921 Morgan Silver Dollar: Thanks to Farenheit1100!

We received another fabulous gift of a 1921 Morgan Silver Dollar from Farenheit1100 (Hugh), to add to our collection. By Continue reading

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Metal Detecting 1888 Mansion Ruins: Garrett GTI-2500.

We visit the site of former ‘Coal King’ and Parliamentarian Lewis Thomas’ mansion which was constructed in 1888 and demolished Continue reading

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Military Relic Hunting WW2 Australian Army Camp: Military Relics & Coins: Garrett AT Pro.

We pay a return visit the site of No.16 Australian Personnel Services Camp in the search for more military relics Continue reading

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US Silver Coins & Australian Silver Coins Compared: Thanks to Farenheit1100!

We received a fabulous gift of US coins historically connected to the Second World War from Farenheit1100 (Hugh), and since Continue reading

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Metal Detecting WW2 Australian Army Identity Disc: Garrett ATPro: Land Rover Defender

We visit the site of No.16 Australian Personnel Services Camp, which existed from 1943 until 1946. The camp saw a Continue reading

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