Homestake lines up Lachlan silver, nickel assets for sale

US GOLD mining group Homestake is poised to offload two intriguing Western Australian base metal properties inherited through its 1998 takeover of Plutonic Resources.

The Nimbus silver project near Kalgoorlie and the Mt Goode nickel prospect near Leinster could have a combined worth of up to $11 million, according to an independent estimate.