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New Gippsland quarry to help Victoria’s big build


A new quarry on the Bass Coast will create 20 new jobs and produce enough sand each year to fill 80 Olympic swimming pools.

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Have your say on our quarry regulations


The Victorian government is interested in your views on new regulations that will guide the future of one of the state’s most important sectors.

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Clearer path to rehabilitation for Latrobe Valley mines


New legislation will make rehabilitation for the Latrobe Valley’s coal mines stronger and more transparent, increasing certainty for industry, landowners and local communities.

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Review highlights the regulator is getting it right


The latest progress report by the Commission for Better Regulation has commended Earth Resources Regulation for its approach in implementing recommendations.

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Chief Scientist talks Hydrogen and CarbonNet


Australia’s Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel talks about the potential of the Hydrogen Energy Supply Chain (HESC) trial and the CarbonNet Project.

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Search underway for next Mining Warden


The recruitment process has started for a permanent Mining Warden with applications open until Sunday 8 September 2019.

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Don’t be a tool and break fossicking rules


Victoria’s mining regulator has issued official warnings to two men who were illegally sluicing for gold in the Ovens River at Bright.

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