Fosterville Mine
Fosterville Mine
Country Australia 
Province Victoria
Close to Bendigo
Latitude / Longitude 36 S 43 / 144 E 30
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Risk and valuation analysis of the Fosterville Mine
Status Risk : Production
Country Risk : Very Low
Title(s) of the Fosterville Mine
Northgate Minerals Corporation
Owner: 100%
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Northgate became the owner of the project following the buyout of Perseverance Corp. in early 2008.
Location of the Fosterville Mine
The Fosterville Gold Mine is located 20 kilometres east of Bendigo in central Victoria.
History of the Fosterville Mine
Gold mining at Fosterville field dates back to the 1890’s, when there a community of around 3,000 people. Perseverance began open cut mining oxide ore on the site in 1992 and in the period to 2002 produced 385,000 ounces gold. Mining re-commence more...
Geology of the Fosterville Mine
The Fosterville Goldfield is located within the Bendigo Zone in the Lachlan Fold Belt. The deposit is hosted by an interbedded turbidite sequence of sandstones, siltstones and shales. This sequence has been metamorphosed to sub-greenschist facies and more...
Production history
GOLD (oz)100,441
Data last updated on : 12/31/2008
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