Member’s Gallery

Photographs of member’s work including cabs, tumbled and faceted stones.

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On View at the Museum

Bob has created a display of many of his opal specimens.


Barrie’s lockdown project

Gold rocker cradle – made in 1850s style for washing the gold bearing gravels to extract the gold.

Materials – petrified wood from Durras Mountain, rhodonite from Copeton Dam, (Inverell), bronze shim, and metal fly screen.

Kibble bucket – used in early mining to lift ore to the surface – Chinchilla wood

Wheel barrow – based on 1850s style of barrows on the goldfields

Knife – N. Z. jade with brass fittings

Oyster Knife – N.Z. jade and aluminium

Comb – N.Z jade

Dice – Rhodonite from Copeton Dam, Inverell, with brass fittings.


Max’s Agate from Agate Creek during his 2021 Trip


Old glass faceted by Garry


Lapis lazuli earrings being completed by Wendy


Agate earrings completed by Rudy


Tasmanian agate polished by Barrie


Local rhyolite polished by Barrie and Rudy


Rhodonite polished by Bevan


Lace Agate polished by Garry


Polished and faceted specimens by Max