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Townsville store address change

Our Townsville store address has recently changed as our lease expired and we have relocated to a more prominent and visible position. The new address is; Shop 11, 260 - 262 Charters Towers Road, Hermit Park, QLD  4812 This location is a larger store in a more visible position with the store fronting the major arterial road into the Townsville city centre. As customers were having difficulty finding us previously, this change should make it easier to visit the store and get the advice or goods you want. Please fell free to pay us a visit and have a browse...

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Detector choices

Detector choices

The first thing I will ask you when you tell me “I’ve never done it but always wanted to” is “Do you want to look for gold or coins/treasure?” Most people want to look for gold so let’s take a look at the choices you may have.

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Prospecting World brief history

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Prospecting World brief history

Cairns Prospecting World is the new Minelab certified store situated in Bungalow, Cairns, and is a sister store to our Townsville Prospecting World store in Aitkenvale, Townsville. For a brief history, my wife and I ventured into business in 1999 by commencing an auto-electrical business which we ran successfully for 11 years. In 2010 I approached Minelab for a dealership for the Charters Towers region as the Townsville dealer at the time retired and closed his outlet. This happened and the Gold City Detecting store was born. Over the next few years we phased out the auto-electrical arm to concentrate...

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