Community information session

Residents in the Gisborne, Macedon, Daylesford and Bacchus Marsh areas can learn more about minerals exploration.

taking soil samples during mineral exploration

Register to attend an online community information session

We are hosting an online information session about minerals exploration for residents in the Gisborne, Macedon, Daylesford and Bacchus Marsh areas.

Date: Tuesday 22 September

Time: 7pm-8pm

This session is in response to community interest in minerals exploration licence applications and an expected increase in exploration activity.

Learn about what minerals exploration involves, the licensing process, how locals can have their say on applications, and explorer obligations with regard to engagement with local communities.

Participants are encouraged to submit questions at registration ahead of the session. To adhere to the time schedule, these questions will addressed ahead of any questions posted during the presentation. All questions submitted before and during the live recorded presentation will be posted and answered on this page.

For more information ahead of this session, please visit our understanding minerals exploration and have your say on new minerals licence applications pages.

Register to attend the online information session

Map showing locations of existing exploration licences and exploration licence applications in the Gisborne, Macedon, Daylesford and Bacchus Marsh areas.

For further information, please contact Donna Mongan, Senior Engagement Officer, at or by calling 0436 662 399.

Page last updated: 15 Sep 2020