Families flock to Ballarat's Lake Wendouree in search of gold

By Melissa Cunningham
Updated May 15 2016 - 10:46pm, first published May 14 2016 - 5:43pm
Treasure hunt: Michael Keen and his daughter Lily, 6, team up to try their luck at finding gold at Lake Wendouree. Picture: Dylan Burns
Treasure hunt: Michael Keen and his daughter Lily, 6, team up to try their luck at finding gold at Lake Wendouree. Picture: Dylan Burns

It was a treasure hunt for the whole family, with prospectors of all ages flocking to Lake Wendouree at the weekend in search of gold. The annual gold panning event was held by Prospectors and Miners Association of Victoria.

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