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THE AUSTRALIAN FIRST MINE TO MINT GOLD TOUR

An innovative tourism initiative showcasing the complete gold production process was unveiled by the Premier of Western Australia, the Honourable Mark McGowan MLA, at The Perth Mint today. A joint...

X-RAYS MAP THE WAY TO HIDDEN GOLD

A powerful x-ray technology is revolutionising a 500-year-old method for detecting and analysing unseen gold, with the world-first adoption by major Australian mining services company, Ausdrill...

Victoria’s New Gold Rush In Fosterville

Victoria’s next gold boom is underway in Fosterville, extending two centuries of gold mining in the Central Gold Fields area. Minister for Resources Tim Pallas joined the Member for Bendigo East...

Fifty redundancies as gold mine closes

About 50 underground gold miners are to be made redundant as Norton Gold Fields’ Homestead mine prepares to close by the end of the year. The company was seeking voluntary redundancies from its...

Kalgoorlie Super Pit on the market

Barrick Gold has confirmed it will begin the sale process of the famous Kalgoorlie Super Pit gold mine in Western Australia. In it’s June quarter production results, the company said they...

Worker killed at WA gold mine

A worker has been killed at a Western Australian gold mine this morning. The Department of Mines and Petroleum have confirmed the death, which occurred at the Central Norseman Gold Mine. According to...

Emergency responders put to the test in WA comp

The Norton Goldfields team took top honours in this year’s Chamber of Minerals and Energy Surface Mines Emergency Response Competition, held in Western Australia this week. The annual event saw eight...

Mount Todd abandoned gold mine site

Tough Gig: Reopening Abandoned Mount Todd Mine Site

Against a background of hope for job creation and concern for the environment, a proposal to turn the abandoned Mount Todd mine site into one of Australia’s largest gold operations is up in the...