Legislation and regulations

Native Title Public Notices

The Department is currently considering the following minerals licence applications.

Exploration Licences (EL)

If these licences are granted, the licensees will be permitted to explore for minerals on the specified land for the term of the licence, and to apply for two renewals of up to five years.

Becoming a native title party

Further information about becoming a native title party is available from the National Native Title Tribunal, Melbourne Registry, on 03 8638 6700 or by visiting the National Native Title Tribunal website.

For more information, contact Earth Resources Regulation.

These notices are given by the Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions on behalf of the Minister for Resources in accordance with Section 29(3) of the Commonwealth Native Title Act 1993. The Department can be contacted at GPO Box 4509, Melbourne, VIC 3001.

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Persons have until 28 February 2023 to take steps to become native title parties in relation to these licence applications. The notification date under Section 30 of the Native Title Act 1993 is 30 November 2022.


TENEMENT NUMBER: EL007708

Map of EL007708. Click on map to view a larger version. Centre MGA Co-ord 588480E 5820220N Z55
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APPLICANT: Basin Minerals Holdings Pty Ltd

LOCATION: 8.0km north of Lakes Entrance

NEAREST ROADS: Old Nowa Nowa Road, Princes Highway

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TERM: 5 years

AREA: 78.04km2

MUNICIPALITY: East Gippsland


TENEMENT NUMBER: EL007709

Map of EL007709 Centre MGA Co-ord 607505E 5824539N Z55
Centre 100k map 8522

APPLICANT: Basin Minerals Holdings Pty Ltd

LOCATION: 13.8km west of Orbost

NEAREST ROAD: Princes Highway, Frasers Road

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TERM: 5 years

AREA: 164.05km2

MUNICIPALITY: East Gippsland


TENEMENT NUMBER: EL007954

Map of EL007954 Centre MGA Co-ord 599011E 5836642N Z55 Centre 100k map 8522

APPLICANT: Victorian Goldfields Pty Ltd

LOCATION: 19.6 km north-west of Orbost

NEAREST ROAD: Bruthen-Buchan Road

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TERM: 5 years

AREA: 143.59 km2

MUNICIPALITY: East Gippsland


TENEMENT NUMBER: EL007974

Map of EL007974 Centre MGA Co-ord 590969E 5984892N Z54 Centre 100k map 7325

APPLICANT: Jeparit Gold Pty Ltd

LOCATION: 16.3 km south-west of Warracknabeal

NEAREST ROADS: Dimboola-Rainbow Road, Antwerp-Warracknabeal Road

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TERM: 5 years

AREA: 492.17 km22

MUNICIPALITIES: Hindmarsh, Yarriambiack


TENEMENT NUMBER: EL008004

Map of EL008004 Centre MGA Co-ord 615210E 6125907N Z54 Centre 100k map 7328

APPLICANT: Sullivan Gold Pty Ltd

LOCATION: 0.15 km south-east of Ouyen

NEAREST ROADS: Hughes Street, Mallee Highway

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TERM: 5 years

AREA: 468.81 km2

MUNICIPALITY: Mildura


TENEMENT NUMBER: EL008005

Map of EL008005. Click on map to view a larger version. Centre MGA Co-ord 636193E 6115581N Z54 Centre 100k map 7427

APPLICANT: Sullivan Gold Pty Ltd

LOCATION: 6.30 km east of Ouyen

NEAREST ROAD: Mallee Highway

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TERM: 5 years

AREA: 477.83 km2

MUNICIPALITY: Mildura, Buloke


TENEMENT NUMBER: EL008006

Map of EL008006 Centre MGA Co-ord 621765E 6141204N Z54 Centre 100k map 7328

APPLICANT: Torrita Gold Pty Ltd

LOCATION: 15.43 km north-east of Ouyen

NEAREST ROADS: Calder Highway, Mallee Highway

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TERM: 5 years

AREA: 456.1 km2

MUNICIPALITY: Mildura, Swan Hill


TENEMENT NUMBER: EL008007

Map of EL008007 Centre MGA Co-ord 658518E 6127002N Z54 Centre 100k map 7428

APPLICANT: Torrita Gold Pty Ltd

LOCATION: 28.52 km east of Ouyen

NEAREST ROADS: Mallee Highway, Ryan Road

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TERM: 5 years

AREA: 464. 781 km2

MUNICIPALITY: Swan Hill, Mildura


TENEMENT NUMBER: EL008008

Map of EL008008 Centre MGA Co-ord 673961E 6126420N Z54 Centre 100k map 7428

APPLICANT: Nestor Gold Pty Ltd

LOCATION: 46.31 km east of Ouyen

NEAREST ROADS: Mallee Highway, Robinvale- Sea Lake Road

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TERM: 5 years

AREA: 435.06 km2

MUNICIPALITY: Swan Hill


TENEMENT NUMBER: EL008009

Map of EL008009 Centre MGA Co-ord 635470E 6085390N Z54 Centre 100k map 7327

APPLICANT: Nestor Gold Pty Ltd

LOCATION: 19.47 km north-east of Hopetoun

NEAREST ROAD: Sunraysia Highway

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TERM: 5 years

AREA: 481.54 km2

MUNICIPALITIES: Yarriambiack, Mildura, Buloke


TENEMENT NUMBER: EL008014

Map of EL008014 Centre MGA Co-ord 635458E 6020971N Z54 Centre 100k map 7426

APPLICANT: Kenmare Gold Pty Ltd

LOCATION: 24.15 km north of Warracknabeal

NEAREST ROADS: Henty Highway, Birchip-Rainbow Road

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TERM: 5 years

AREA: 490.13km2

MUNICIPALITY: Yarriambiack, Buloke


TENEMENT NUMBER: EL008015

Map of EL008015 Centre MGA Co-ord 635329E 6000246N Z54 Centre 100k map 7325

APPLICANT: Kenmare Gold Pty Ltd

LOCATION: 0.58 km east of Warracknabeal

NEAREST ROADS: Henty Highway, Borung Highway

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TERM: 5 years

AREA: 492.80 km2

MUNICIPALITY: Yarriambiack, Buloke

Page last updated: 21 Dec 2022