Gem Festival in Glen Innes Highlands
The Minerama Fossicking, Gem & Jewellery Show
March 10, 11 and 12 in 2017
Minerama Fossicking, Gem & Jewellery Show in Glen Innes is NSW’s largest annual gem and jewellery show, attracting visitors and dealers from all over Australia. Held every year on the 2nd weekend in March, Minerama is perfect for all gem and jewellery lovers, rockhounds and outdoor adventurers.
Search for buried treasure in Glen Innes Highlands with a 3-day program (Thursday, Friday and Saturday) of guided fossicking field trips to suit both beginner and experienced gem hunters. It’s great fun for the whole family with a wealth of gems waiting to be unearthed and jewels waiting to be worn.
Entry to the Gem & Jewellery Show at the Services Club and on King George Oval is free. There are over 100+ stalls trading in gemstones, fine jewellery, facet rough, lapidary tools & supplies, crystals, beads, fossils, mineral specimens, arts, crafts and more. Whether you are after a two-dollar special, a gemstone of world-class quality or a unique piece of jewellery you’ll find it at Minerama.
Minerama also features gem cutting and beading displays, advice from gemmologists, dealers, lapidaries & jewellers, and plenty of entertainment throughout the weekend.