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Privacy Policy, Terms of Use and Disclaimer for www.metal-detecting-wa.com.au

These important Terms of Use, the Disclaimer and Privacy Policy set the rules for using this site. 

If you do not accept them please do not use the site.

If you want more information about them then please contact us using the "Contact Us" form.

Disclaimer Privacy Policy Terms Of Use


All the information on www.metal-detecting-wa.com.au is published in good faith and for general information purposes only. 

We do not make any warranties about the completeness, reliability and accuracy of this information. 

Any action you take upon the information on our website is strictly at your own risk and we will not be liable for any losses and damages in connection with the use of our website. 

From our website, you can visit other websites by following links to these sites. While we strive to provide only links to useful and ethical websites, we have no control over the content and nature of these sites and the links to other websites do not imply a recommendation for all the content found on these sites. 

Please also be aware that when you leave our website, other sites may have different privacy policies and terms which are beyond our control.

Use of Department Of Mines, Industry, Regulation and Safety Material (DMIRS)

www.metal-detecting-wa.com.au www.geomap-training-wa.com and www.gold-prospecting-wa.com

 also provides information about using the Department of Mines Industry Regulation and Safety (DMIRS) software GeoMap WA and Tengraph WEB.


It has been compiled using DMIRS Material from the GeoMap Software and Data Downloads from the Data and Software Centre DMIRS, Geoviewer and from Tengraph WEB data.

We gratefully acknowledge where we have used this material the Copyright of this material is © State of Western Australia (Department of Mines, Industry, Regulation and Safety) 2024

- We are not Mining Lawyers nor Government Employees so contact DMIRS if you are unsure of your obligations or the Rules for Prospecting in WA. 

Other Data has been researched and gathered from a number of sources that are from public material on the internet and from the author’s own sources and presented in a way that is simpler to access and use.

Every effort has been made to make the information as complete and accurate as possible.

However, there may be mistakes in typography or content. 

It is only accurate up to the date of publication of the material.

CHANGE NOTICE: As with any of our administrative and legal notice pages, the contents of this page can and will change over time. 

Accordingly, this page could read differently as of your very next visit. 

These changes are necessitated, and carried out by, to protect you and our App or Websites. 

If this page is important to you, you should check back frequently as no other notice of changed content will be provided either before or after the change takes effect.

The purpose of our websites www.metal-detecting-wa.com.au www.gold-prospecting-wa.com www.geomap-training-wa.com is to help educate and simplify access to information that prospectors can use to find possible gold prospecting locations. 

The author and publisher do not warrant that the information contained in our websites and Apps and training is fully complete and shall not be responsible for any errors or omissions.

The author and publisher shall have neither liability nor responsibility to any person or entity with respect to any loss or damage caused or alleged to be caused directly or indirectly by Our Websites and Apps. 


Although the www.metal-detecting-wa.com.au www.gold-prospecint-wa.com and www.geomap-training-wa.com Websites and Goldinwa app information will give you data such as Minedex shapefiles, Geological Information, Tengraph Tenements and potential for gold in an area,  it is still your responsibility to find out whether prospecting is permitted at that locality and at the time. 

YOU must ensure that it is legal to go prospecting at any location in WA at the time you go prospecting. 

You also must ensure that information about the Tenements you travel to are up to date at the time you go prospecting.

We suggest that you use DMIRS Tengraph website to ensure that you understand the legality of prospecting at the Locality you wish to go Metal Detecting at the time you go prospecting.

Our www.metal-detecting-wa.com.au www.gold-prospecting-wa.com and www.geomap-training-wa.com Websites and Goldinwa app (and other “internal” App and Websites stemming from it, such as specific membership sites, Facebook pages or webpages pertinent to the main App and Websites or weblog) is an online (and, periodically, offline) information service and is subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions set forth below (all parts and parties collectively referred to as our App or Websites).

Any other policies, notices, or other legal/administrative pages contained in our App or Websites are necessarily incorporated into these Terms of Service and Conditions of Use

Disclaimer and Privacy Policy. 

This may include, without limitation, a DMCA Policy, Privacy Policy, Disclaimer, Copyright Notice, Anti-Spam Policy, and FTC Compliance Policy.

You agree to obey all applicable laws and regulations regarding your use of our www.metal-detecting-wa.com.au www.gold-prospecting-wa.com and www.geomap-training-wa.com, www.gold-prospecting-wa.com Websites and Goldinwa app and the content and materials provided in it.

Our App or Websites are an independent, stand-alone entity that has no relationship, connection, or affiliation whatsoever with any company, person, outfit, organization, or group mentioned herein, even if such name appears in our App or Websites name, domain, URL, or otherwise.

You should assume no other party, by mere mention of their name, has endorsed anything you see here.


The aim is simply to provide useful resources for our readers and users, some of which we may be compensated for. 

You should simply assume at all times we are being compensated and, while that will not prompt us to make unsound recommendations, you should always be responsible for your own financial decisions, be it investing, purchasing, donating, or otherwise.

The date of this Terms and conditions policy in 29 Ferurary 2024


Privacy Policy https://www.metal-detecting-wa.com.au 

You may give us personal information about yourself on a voluntary basis, such as your name, your contact email, your contact address, and other contact details on various places on our website.

This privacy policy describes how we collect and use your personal information.

How and where we collect personal information:

Electronic newsletters. Discussion boards and forums. Chats and blogs. Customer registration. Sales of product and warranty information.

How we use your personal information:

We recognise that your personal information is very important to you, the information you give us is absolute safe with us.

We will NEVER rent, sell, share or otherwise disclose your personal information to third parties. We might contact you from time to time regarding your purchases or the services (like forums, e newsletters and announcement lists) you have subscribed to.

We may also send you promotional announcements from time to time about new products and services that you might find useful.

You may also opt out from receiving information from us at any time and ask us to remove your contact information from our database. Please use the "Contact Us" form if you wish to do so.

In some cases, we may collect information about you that is not personally identifiable. We use this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyse trends, to administer the site, to track users' movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. The information collected is used solely for internal review and not shared with other organizations for commercial purposes.

Use of Cookies

We may use cookies to help you personalize your online experience.

Cookies are identifiers that are transferred to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page.

For example, if you personalize the sites pages, or register with any of our site's services, a cookie enables www.metal-detecting-wa.com.auto recall your specific information on subsequent visits.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying your Web browser; however, if you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the site.

How You Can Correct or Remove Information

We provide this privacy policy as a statement to you of our commitment to protect your personal information. If you have submitted personal information through our website and would like that information deleted from our records or would like to update or correct that information, use our Contact Us page. We will Immediate delete that data.

Updates and Effective Date

www.metal-detecting-wa.com.au reserves the right to make changes in this policy. If there is a material change in our privacy practices, we will indicate on our site that our privacy practices have changed and provide a link to the new privacy policy.

We encourage you to periodically review this policy so that you will know what information we collect and how we use it.


Agreeing to Terms

If you do not agree to www.metal-detecting-wa.com.au Privacy Policy as posted here on this website, please do not use this site or any services offered by this site.

Will YOU Find Gold Using The Information on Our Website

We believe that having the right information, knowing where to look, understanding the right gold indicators and using the right equipment with the best technique, you will have the best chance to find gold.

But... We cannot guarantee that you will be successful in finding gold - only that we will provide as much information that we can to assist you in your quest.

Nobody can guarantee you will find gold!

Why do you think there is so much gold left?? Even the old timers left plenty.

Your use of this site indicates acceptance of this privacy policy, Terms of Use and these disclaimers.

If you do not agree with them do not use the site and Contact Us If you need clarification or more information.


Sites Referred to In This Page

goldinwa app

Goldinwa App

A Free app useable on your phone device that explains the basics of ;

  • Prospecting in WA, Rules.
  • Where to Find Gold in WA.
Gold Prospecting WA Website

Gold Prospecting WA 

Gold Prospecting WA is run by Udo and Bill who have been providing information and gold prospecting seminars and training Since 2009. Its a site tat is free to access and has NO ADVERTS.

It Helps Answer Questions Like:

- Where can I find gold in WA?

- Where am I allowed to go prospecting in WA?

- How do I get Access to ground to go Prospecting?

- What is the best equipment for prospecting in WA?

- How do I know EXACTLY where I am on the ground when prospecting?

Geomap and Tengraph Web Training Site

Geomap and Tengraph Web Online Training Site

Which also Includes;

The GeoMap Gold thumb which includes all the :

  • 1:250000 Geo and Topo Maps for Western Australia,
  • The 1:100000 Geological Maps for WA,
  • Mines in WA Database – Minedex. - The Tenements Database,
  • The Download Tenements APP,
  • and 3 “Done For You” Projects for the whole of Western Australia.-

Know the Locations to Find Gold

The truth is - finding new ground

is the key to finding more gold.

The Metal Detecting WA Membership Site Analyses the Whole Of WA and Its Gold Nugget Potential. Why Guess?