The show just starting at Kirkland's Fosterville

DESPITE bold showings by the likes of Saracen and Northern Star, it looks like the mantle for the best-performed gold stock of 2018 will go to the locally listed Canadian gold producer Kirkland Lake, writes Barry FitzGerald.

The show just starting at Kirkland's Fosterville The show just starting at Kirkland's Fosterville The show just starting at Kirkland's Fosterville The show just starting at Kirkland's Fosterville The show just starting at Kirkland's Fosterville

Kirkland Lake CEO Tony Makuch is all smiles as the company goes from strength to strength

Its market value has increased by some 60% during the year and it's all been due to the Fosterville mine near Bendigo which overnight was confirmed as the best gold mine in the country, the