Mining companies that can demonstrate a commitment to engaging with Traditional Owners and boosting local jobs will be favoured in a major release of ground for gold exploration.
Communities to the east and northeast of Bendigo are encouraged to find out more about potential minerals exploration across the region by attending local information sessions.
Victoria’s mining regulator recently conducted spot checks of fossicking in state and national parks near Beechworth, finding all participants in possession of a valid Miners Right.
Over 7,000 delegates from more than 80 countries attended last week’s International Mining and Resources Conference
Earth Resources Regulation is warning coal mine operators to ensure they are meeting their obligations regarding fire safety ahead of the summer high fire danger period.
Latrobe Valley locals are encouraged to learn more about the future of the region’s coal mines and how they could be rehabilitated at Morwell Bowls Club next Wednesday evening.
To celebrate Earth Science Week, we have launched a new film that shows how applied geoscientific research can answer questions about Australia’s geology.