Not the type where people come running with picks and shovels, but rather with cheque books in the hope of securing established resources which can be combined with other nearby deposits to provide scale and feed a central plant. In a world of declining gold reserves, high-quality deposits within trucking distance of a plant are in strong demand. And this is the opportunity fast opening-up for First Au (ASX:FAU) and its shareholders. Thanks to its Gimlet gold discovery just 15km north of Kalgoorlie, First Au is well on its way to being a key player in any consolidation strategy which unfolds in this historic goldfield. First Au started drilling at Gimlet a little over a year ago and it has already established a JORC resource of 69,000oz. The discovery sits next door to the Teal, Jacques Find and Peyes Farm gold deposits owned by Horizon Minerals (formerly Intermin Resources), which has amassed a 289,000oz resource between the three. Gimlet is also within close trucking distance of five gold mills in the Kalgoorlie area, with several offering the toll treatment of ore to third parties. With the maiden resource under its belt, the scope to grow Gimlet is considered substantial, wi...