Morning Star Gold (ASX: MCO) - We are an ASX listed resources company with gold mining & exploration targets in the the Woods Point - Walhalla Goldfield on the Lachlan Fold Belt 120kms east of Melbourne.
This gold field recorded 6-7Mozs Au (150-200T) historic production at grades ranging 8 - 40g/t from three deep mines and a range of shallow lodes. Gold in this field is typically hosted in quartz reefs and ladder veins in fractured mafic & gabbroic dyke structures upthrusted through sediments.
Our 100% owned Morning Star Goldmine at Woods Point has a historic vertical depth of workings to 840 metres and currently we have refurbished the access to the 10 Level at 310 metres depth. We have production & milling infrastructure in place with a view to developing multiple potential ore sources in close proximity to the Morning Star hub.
In the 1940's, the Morning Star Goldmine was one of Australia's premier gold mines run by WMC. Production up until 1962 was 883Kozs at ~25g/t.