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Community engagement a key focus for gas program

14/02/2020

The Victorian Gas Program (VGP) continues to share its research with the community to help ensure its advice to government reflects the broad range of views across the state regarding onshore conventional gas exploration and development.

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New prospecting guide could be worth its weight in gold

01/04/2021

One hundred and seventy years on from the start of the gold rush, budding explorers are retracing the steps of pioneers and discovering that regional Victoria remains scattered with gold.

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A new rehabilitation guideline for Victoria’s quarries

30/03/2021

Preparation of Rehabilitation Plans: Guideline for Extractive Industry Projects aims to provide more certainty about the future rehabilitation of quarries.

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New gold guide can improve your prospects this easter

25/03/2021

One hundred and seventy years on from the start of the gold rush, recreational prospectors are retracing the steps of pioneers in ever greater numbers looking for their own piece of history.

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Webinar aids local conversations about quarry operations

25/03/2021

We would like to thank communities around Lysterfield and Rowville for their contributions to last night’s webinar about local quarries.

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Community Information Session – Lysterfield quarries

16/03/2021

We're inviting the Lysterfield and Rowville community to learn more about local quarries, how they operate and the regulatory controls in place.

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Improving rehabilitation provisions for resources sites

16/03/2021

Earth Resources Regulation has taken key steps to support more active rehabilitation of Victoria’s mines and quarries by applying more accurate contingency costings to rehabilitate sites once resource extraction ends.

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