Chalice chases next big hit at Hartog

Chalice Mining has commenced drilling at its Hartog prospect within the Julimar nickel-copper-platinum group elements project in WA.

South32 flags ‘next-generation mine’ for low-carbon future

South32 is on track to develop its Hermosa project in the United States, after completing the pre-feasibility study for the Taylor deposit.

Capricorn full steam ahead at Mt Gibson

Capricorn Metals has commenced its foundational drilling program at the Mt Gibson gold project in Western Australia.

Diatreme chasing another high-grade silica sand mine

Diatreme Resources’ exploration efforts in North Queensland have seen the company discover another high-grade silica sand resource.
Lucapa Diamond Company

Could this be Australia’s next long-life diamond mine?

Lucapa Diamond Company has released a scoping study for its recently acquired but mothballed Merlin diamond project in the Northern Territory.

Poseidon beefing up Silver Swan resource

Poseidon Nickel continues to make progress at its Black Swan project in WA with recent drilling set to increase the resource of the Silver Swan deposit.

Carnaby makes ‘spectacular’ copper discovery at Greater Duchess

Carnaby Resources recorded what’s been described as a ‘spectacular’ copper discovery at its Greater Duchess copper-gold project in QLD.
iron ore

Fortescue exploring Belinga iron ore mine in Africa

Fortescue has entered into an agreement with the Gabon Government to study the potential of the Belinga iron ore project.

Mincor delivers first nickel at Northern Operations

Mincor Resources has achieved a major milestone at the Kambalda nickel complex in WA with first development ore produced from its Northern Operations.

MinRes hunts for lithium at Norseman

Mineral Resources has entered into an agreement with Pantoro and Tulla Resources to explore for lithium at the Norseman gold project in WA.
Rio Tinto

Rio Tinto expands Pilbara exploration with West Wits JV

Rio Tinto has entered into a farm-in agreement with West Wits Mining regarding the Mt Cecelia project in Western Australia.

Havieron a growing treasure chest for Newcrest

Newcrest’s exploration efforts at the Havieron joint venture copper-gold project in Western Australia continue to produce the goods.