Notice of Application for an Exploration Licence (EL007374)

Mineral Resources (Sustainable Development) Act 1990 – Section 15(5)
Mineral Resources (Sustainable Development) (Mineral Industries) Regulations 2019 – Regulation 22(1) and Schedule 1

1. Name and address of applicant(s):

Ironbark Mining Pty Ltd
PO Box 98, Mt Clear, VIC. 3350

2. Contact details of applicant for map and other information requests:

Telephone Number: (03) 5327 2555 - Jason Fothergill

3. Applicant’s website
Further information about this application is available at the following website:

4. Details of the application:

Application Number: EL007374

Locality of the land to which the application relates: Tatong, Myrrhee, Whitfield, 32km Southeast of Benalla, 37km North of Mansfield

Approximate area of application (Graticular Sections): 500 Grats / 48,975.8 hectares

Date of the application: 30 June 2020

Outline of the proposed program of work:
Office based research and modelling, assessment of environment and communities, reconnaissance mapping, geochemical sampling, exploration drilling to identify economic gold mineralisation.

Term applied for: 5 years.

5. Objections:

Any person may object to a licence being granted by:
(a) putting the objection in writing; and
(b) including the grounds on which it is made.

Objections must be lodged within 21 days after the latest date on which the application was advertised and can be lodged online or posted to:

The Minister for Resources,
c/- Manager Licensing, Earth Resources Regulation,
GPO Box 2392,

It is recommended that objections are lodged online to ensure timely consideration:

Enquiries can be made by writing to the Manager Licensing at the above address or by phoning the Earth Resources Information Centre on
1300 366 356.

6. Other Statutory Requirements:

(a) Subject to other requirements being satisfied, an exploration licence, if granted, entitles the holder of the licence to explore and search for minerals in the relevant land, but does not entitle the holder to undertake mining.

(b) Further information regarding the requirements that must be complied with prior to work being undertaken is available on the department’s Community & Land Use page.

Map of the license application area for EL007374

Page last updated: 16 Sep 2020