Notice of Application for an Exploration Licence (EL007610)

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):

South Stawell Gold Pty Ltd,
Level 12 Como House, 644 Chapel Street,
SOUTH YARRA Victoria 3141

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

Telephone: 03 9553 4696

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

4. Details of the application:

Application Number: EL007610

Locality of the land to which the application relates:
Approximately 6km south southwest of Great Western and 12 km northwest of Ararat in South Western Victoria

Approximate area of application (Graticular Sections): 6 grats

Date of the application: 22 April 2021

Outline of the proposed program of work:
South Stawell Gold is exploring for gold south of Stawell. Proposed work includes data review of previous exploration, geological mapping and surface sampling, geophysics investigation, drilling on selected prospects and mineralization assessment. Community engagement is to be undertaken through all stages of exploration

Term applied for: 5 years.

5. Objections or Comments:

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

Objections or comments 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 4509,

It is recommended that objections or comments 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 EL007610

Page last updated: 03 May 2021