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Era over for Australia's gold sector

Barrick Gold’s sale of its 50% stake in the Super Pit marks the end of an era for the Australian gold sector.

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Barrick Gold has spent the past five years selling its Australian assets. Modified image: iStock/JohnnyH5

The world's second-largest gold miner by market capitalisation once dominated the Aussie gold sector with annual production of more than 2 million ounces.