Thursday 7 March
Field Trip 1: Oban
Expected to find quartz, topaz, sapphire and garnet.
Field Trip 2: Wellingrove
Expected to find sapphires and zircons.
Friday 8 March
Field Trip 3: Glen Elgin
Expected to find sapphire, zircon and quartz.
Field Trip 4: Kingsgate Station
Expect to find Crystals, Topaz, and agates, some small sapphires have been found at this site deep in the river. Relatively easy digging with sandy/granite soils and rocks.
Saturday 8 March
Field Trip 5: Glen Elgin Gold and Metal Detecting
With a lesson on how to get the most out of your detector. Gold nuggets to be won!
Field Trip 6: Reddestone Creek
his is a very family friendly field trip where you can find sapphires and zircons.
Field Trip 7: Crossmaglen
This field trip is hard work with lots of reward. Expected to find Sapphire and Zircon.