Fossicking In Australia

Aussie Lapidary Forum
The Aussie Lapidary Forum is for anyone interested in rocks & gems and is proudly sponsored by Aussie Sapphire. If you’re a collector, lapidary, gemcutter or fossicker, you’ll find something of interest here.

Fossicking Laws
For each state of Australia.

Gem Fossicking Australia
Discover where & how to find Australian Gemstones. We’ve been exploring and fossicking different parts of Australia for well over 10 years; during this time we’ve gathered a wealth of information and experiences about fossicking for gemstones.

The Gem Den
Getting you out onto the gemfields of O’Brien’s Creek, 42km north-west of Mt Surprise and 300km south-west of Cairns in north Queensland. Fossicking information and gemstone supplies.

Parks Victoria
Information on fossicking and camping within National Parks in Victoria.

Know any useful websites we can list here?

Contact our club with details and we’ll put it on this page! We are looking for information on tour operators, fossicking trips, lapidary forums and any other information that may be useful for people wanting to fossick in Australia.