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When was Kalgoorlie founded?

Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, was founded as a direct result of a gold discovery. Paddy Hannan is credited with discovering gold in the area on 17 June 1893, together with fe (MORE)
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Where is Kalgoorlie?

Kalgoorlie is a town in the State of Western Australia . Its full name is Kalgoorlie-Boulder. It lies in the Eastern Goldfields of Western Australia (WA), some 370 miles ( (MORE)

What is Kalgoorlie famous for?

kalgoorlie is famous for being one of the fist towns in wa to findgold, paddy hanan found gold thereand then every body cametokalgoorlie to get some gold

What is mined at Kalgoorlie?

Kalgoorlie is known for its gold mining. It is one of Australia'srichest gold mining areas, and features the Super Pit, the largestopen pit mine in Australia, and large enough (MORE)

How large is Kalgoorlie?

In geographical area, Kalgoorlie-Boulder (no longer distinguished as separate towns) covers 95575 square kilometres or 36902 square miles. Its population is around 30000.

Who discovered Kalgoorlie?

The question should really be "How did Kalgoorlie develop?" because a town cannot be discovered - the site has to be discovered, and the town then grows out of that. Kalg (MORE)