To make a booking all you need to do is contact us with your preferred dates (we may require a deposit to lock in certain dates).

You can contact us on (08) 9250 8998 or email

Hires must be picked up instore (shipping not available for hires). When hiring we require the following

  1. Current Drivers Licence with current address,
  2. Copy of credit card front and back (debit card not accepted) for pre-authorisation and payment purposes (All copies destroyed on return).

All detectors are provided with a carry bag and headphones, and on request we can supply pick and scoop for gold prospecting machines.

All detectors are tested in your presence to ensure correct operation and that all items are available and in good working order.



Garrett AXIOM (recommended for gold prospecting).

  • Weekly Hire: $350
  • Daily Hire $60

AT Max, Gold, Pro (recommended for gold prospecting and relic hunting)

  • Weekly Hire: $180
  • Daily Hire: $40

ACE Detectors (recommended for relic hunting and lost item recovery)

  • Weekly Hire: $150
  • Daily Hire: $30


Security Deposits

Current driver’s licence & credit card (debit cards not accepted) are required at the time of pickup for identification and security purposes.

If a credit card cannot be provided, a cash bond will be required. 

Cash deposits are refunded upon return of the hired detector. The Prospectors Patch will inspect the machine for any damages before the cash deposit is refunded.

Cash deposit amount (if credit card cannot be provided).

  • Axiom hire requires credit card details or a $4,000 refundable cash deposit.
  • AT series hire (Max, Pro, Gold) requires credit card details or a $500 refundable cash deposit.
  • Ace series hire requires credit card details or a $400 refundable cash deposit.

Detector Hire

Experience The Goldfields

Hire the latest, state of the art metal detector technology and try your luck in one of the richest goldfields on the planet