An AMF-PGC International Study Tour
Developed & Managed by Porter GeoConsultancy
Africa 2000
The Gold Deposits of East & West Africa
23 Oct - 9 Nov, 2000 - In Two Modules
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Module 1

  Arriving at Golden Pride, Tanzania

  Group at the Golden Pride Mine, Tanzania

  Golden Pride open pit & field scene, Tanzania

  The Bulyanhulu Mine, Tanzania

  Underground at Bulyanhulu, Tanzania

  At the airport at Bulyahulu, Tanzania

Module 2A

  Waiting at the Crown Hotel, Accra, Ghana

  The Damang Mine, Ghana

  Explanations at the Damang Mine, Ghana

  Flat veins at the Damang Mine, Ghana

  Doug Jones & friend at Damang, Ghana

  In the pit at Tarkwa, Ghana

  At the Coconut Grove, Obuasi, Ghana

  Underground at Obuasi, Ghana

  Some of the Ashanti Mine workings, Ghana

  With Normandy at Yamfo, Ghana

  Drill core at Yamfo

  Passing through a town in western Ghana

  The Module 2 Group, Ghana

Module 2B

  In the pit at Sadiola, Mali

  Explanations at Sadiola, Mali

  Discussion in the bush, Sadiola, Mali

  Briefing at Morila, Mali

  With Sasha in the pit at Morila, Mali

  At the treatment plant, Morila, Mali

  The Module 2B Group at Morila, Mali.

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For more information contact:   T M (Mike) Porter, of Porter GeoConsultancy   (

This was another of the International Study Tours designed, developed, organised and escorted by T M (Mike) Porter of Porter GeoConsultancy Pty Ltd (PGC) in joint venture with the Australian Mineral Foundation (AMF).  While the reputation and support of the AMF contributed to the establishment of the tours, after it ceased trading at the end of 2001, PGC has continued to develop, organise and manage the tour series.

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