One of my favourite past-times is driving and exploring with my husband (and my dog). In WikiAnswers, I am constantly "On the wallaby". Passionate about all things Australian, I roam all over WikiAnswers, answering questions that have the remotest connection to Australiana ... and some that don't ... as my interests are far and wide.
Gold was discovered at Mt Charlotte, near present-day Kalgoorlie, by Paddy Hannan. Hannan is credited with discovering gold on 17 June 1893 , sparking off the goldrush that s…tarted the development of the town of Kalgoorlie. (MORE)