Abandoned Alma And Victoria Gold Mine - SA

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Position

DEG: -32.285896 139.446533
DMS: 32º 17' 9.23" S 139º 26' 47.52" E
UTM: 54 H 6426815mN 353716mE
Altitude: 352.64m

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Waukaringa SA 5440
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Waukaringa is a locality in the Australian state of South Australia located about 303 kilometres (188 mi) north-east of the state capital of Adelaide and about 35 kilometres (22 mi) north of Yunta in the state's Far North region.

The goldfields near Waukaringa produced approximately 1,427 kilograms (3,146 lb) of gold between 1873 and 1969.[11] The main mines in the goldfield were Alma and Victoria, Alma Extended, West Waukaringa and Balaclava.[11] A stone chimney from the Alma and Victoria mine is still visible.

A good spot to camp but beware of the numerous deep shafts in the area.
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TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

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Yunta Airstrip
Distance from Abandoned Alma And Victoria Gold Mine 33.53km S
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mean Max. °C34.132.228.524.619.215.915.417.621.924.528.431.4
Mean Min. °C16.516.012.68.85.43.73.04.06.79.112.714.2
Mean Rain mm18.523.713.58.49.914.216.712.215.221.731.918.1

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