Lasseter's Reef solved? Canberra historian Chris Clark's new book unearths home truths

By Tim the Yowie Man
Updated April 23 2018 - 9:59pm, first published March 17 2015 - 1:42pm

Lasseter's Reef is one of Australia's most alluring legends – a vast gold-bearing deposit purported to have been discovered around the turn of the 19th century (some reports suggest 1897 and others, 1911) by Harold Lasseter on the western edge of the MacDonnell Ranges in central Australia.

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