Rocks of Gold in with a shot

Kalgoorlie Miner - - NEWS - Kelly Bell

A bird’s eye view of one of Kal­go­or­lieBoul­der’s best-known land­marks has been named one of the best images of the Aus­tralian land­scape.

The pho­to­graph of the Su­per Pit and ad­ja­cent town by Syd­ney-based pho­tog­ra­pher Hay­ley An­der­son was highly com­mended in this year’s Ge- oscience Aus­tralia’s Top GeoShot pho­tog­ra­phy com­pe­ti­tion.

Called Rocks of Gold, the shot was one of 68 fi­nal­ists short­listed from 317 en­tries in the earth sciences na­tional com­pe­ti­tion.

Geo­science vi­su­al­i­sa­tion and sci­ence pro­mo­tion team leader Bobby Cerini said Ms An­der­son’s im­age em­bod­ied the 2015 theme of Rock Stars.

Pic­ture: Hay­ley An­der­son

This shot of the Su­per Pit, Rocks of Gold, has been highly com­mended in a na­tional pho­tog­ra­phy com­pe­ti­tion.

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