A narrow Cambrian sea must have extended across central Australia from the Kimberley Goldfield in the north-west, through Tempe Downs and the Macdonnell chain in central Australia, to the South Australian highlands, central Victoria at Mansfield, and northern Tasmania.
Of Tonopah, rich ores were found in the Goldfield District, and within three years there were 8000 people in this region.
During 1905 the town of Goldfield had a period of mushroom growth, then quieted, and finally revived to a healthy development.
The value of the production of the Goldfield District in 1904 amounted to $2,341,979.
Of Goldfield, and within ninety days after its birth the village of Bullfrog, although loo m.