Australia's exports surge to a monthly record of $37.5b as more worrying signs show up in China's capacity to keep financing the booming trade surplus.
Gold discoveries have been making headlines in Western Australia's Pilbara in recent years, something all kicked off by a man chasing a mob of stray cattle.
An experienced prospector discovers a large gold nugget in the shape of a duck's foot buried 800 millimetres beneath the surface in WA's northern Goldfields containing more than two kilograms of gold.
Prospectors and exploration companies have been re-energised by the discovery of rare gold specimens in outback Western Australia, which could potentially spark a "mini gold rush".
Gold-encrusted quartz from a seam 500 metres below the surface in an area three metres wide and three metres high has delivered 90 kilogram rocks worth millions in just days.
The Perth Mint reveals details of a data breach affecting 13 Depository Online customers, and involving data being taken from information held by a third-party provider.
A Northern Territory gold mine which suspended production last year finds some of the NT's highest grade gold in its exploration.
The Perth Mint unveils its new crown jewel — a collector coin celebrating Australian history that is encrusted with $1.7 million worth of diamonds and is the most valuable ever produced in the country.
Two prospectors struck it rich when they found a world-class gold deposit. Not only did they put an Australian gold rush town on the map, but 125 years later, it is still being mined today.
You might pay more for ethically-produced coffee, but what about environmentally-friendly gold in your wedding ring?