The Sunraysia Masonic Lodge, Fifteenth Street Irymple will be the venue for the very popular annual Mildura & District Gem & Mineral Club show.

The Show in its 25th year will be held on Saturday September 2nd from 9.30am to 6pm and Sunday September 3rd from 9.30am -4.30pm.

Special guest at this year's event will be Peter Black from Broken Hill who will give a talk on Saturday afternoon and be available throughout the weekend with an impressive display of his own collection of minerals.

The weekend will include demonstrations of faceting and displays of metal detectors and finds detected by members with their detectors.

Dealers from three states will be in attendance with numerous gem related items available for purchase including-fossils, jewellery, old books, lapidary requirements and machinery.  A special display will include gold that has been detected throughout Australia.  

Club members will have also have items on display with many items available for sale from their collections.  

You can even Stake your claim to try and win a gold nugget.

Admission is only $2 for Adults, with a chance to win a door prize.

Light refreshments are available.