Prepare for your trip to Clermont by doing some groundwork before arriving so you can make the most of your time on the goldfields.
Qld Fossicking Licence - purchase online https://bit.ly/2sPtyox
Clermont GPA Maps - https://bit.ly/2JF3gji
Download to your device or print at home. Note also Conditions of Access at end of page. (Select 'fit to page' in printer settings for the GPA Overview map and for the new GPA maps)
Google Maps - Do a virtual recce to familiarise yourself with directions to the GPAs
eg. Caravan park to Brigalow Rd entrance https://goo.gl/PTnb1A
Caravan Park to Bathampton GPA https://goo.gl/gdBjYz
Birimgan West GPA https://goo.gl/maps/XV9k7VG1CPT2
Birimgan East GPA https://goo.gl/maps/VpuJQFMC24n
Town Reserve Fossicking GPA https://goo.gl/maps/T51sTkVwWB82
Mines Online Maps (via Internet Explorer browser) https://bit.ly/2JnLQbG
Select layers - Constrained Lands>GPAs
Production Permits and Historical Production permits>Mining Claim; Mining Lease
Qld Topo Maps - https://bit.ly/2l2d5tr
We have made recommendations to local and State government departments to create an informative resource pack for recreational prospectors and better online navigational aides eg Google Maps placemarkers for GPAs, to help visitors prepare for their prospecting adventure.
In the meantime you can visit the Fossicking in Queensland site or become a customer of the Outback Prospector to get exclusive advice, resources and local tips we only give out to our customers.