New Zealand Gold
Prospecting & Fossicking

Information, maps and active community for people prospecting & fossicking for gold in New Zealand.


The forum for a large friendly community of people interested in gold fossicking, prospecting and metal detecting.

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Public fossicking locations available for use by the public for free and private claims you can pay to prospect on.

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Permit Map

Map showing areas and details of gold related permits issued by New Zealand Petroleum & Minerals.

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Gold Price

Charts showing the current gold price and gold price trends.

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Local suppliers of gold prospecting equipment, metal detectors and gold / detecting related books.

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Permit Services

Specialist services related to NZP&M and gold claims.

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