Gemfest is On!!!

A great start to Gemfest yesterday with attendances exceeding last year's event, and more great fun and excitement to be had today and over the weekend at Australia's premier Gemstone Festival. If you are coming to the Gemfields for this awesome event some...

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Remember this story:

In the year 2000 a tourist found an impressive sapphire weighing 200 carats and named it ‘The Millenium Sapphire’. The lady tourist describes the finding of the gem to the local newspaper and said “It was easy; it was just lying there!”. The owner placed the Sapphire for tender at the annual Gemfest the following week where it was snapped up for $85,000.

The ladies name is Amanda!!! Amanda and her daughter Eleisha will be attending the Gemfest Opening Ceremony this year to share their story.

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For more information about Gemfest and how you can get involved...

Funding Partners
Central Highlands Regional Council Tourism and Events Queensland It's Live! in Queensland

Major Corporate Sponsors
Imparja TV  Emerald Coaches  Total ATM  Rio Tinto  4HI AM

and also proudly supported by...
Capricorn Holidays WIN TV GemVal - Gemstones and Jewellery Valuations SkyrocketCafe web design Central Highlands Development Corporation