Capricorn Metals has commenced its foundational drilling program at the Mt Gibson gold project in Western Australia.
Lucapa Diamond Company has released a scoping study for its recently acquired but mothballed Merlin diamond project in the Northern Territory, which suggests it has the potential to be Australia’s next long-life diamond mine.
Poseidon Nickel continues to make progress at its Black Swan project in Western Australia with recent drilling and surveys set to increase the resource and reserve base of the Silver Swan deposit.
Carnaby Resources’ share price jumped by more than 55 per cent on Friday after the company recorded what’s been described as a ‘spectacular’ copper discovery at its Greater Duchess copper-gold project near Mt Isa in Queensland.
Fortescue has entered into an agreement with the Gabon Government to study the potential of the Belinga iron ore project in the African nation.
Mincor Resources has achieved a major milestone at the Kambalda nickel complex in Western Australia with first development ore produced from its Northern Operations.
Mineral Resources (MinRes) has entered into an agreement with Pantoro and Tulla Resources to explore for and develop lithium deposits at the Norseman gold project in Western Australia.
Rio Tinto has entered into a farm-in agreement with West Wits Mining regarding the Mt Cecelia project in the East Pilbara region of Western Australia.
Newcrest Mining’s exploration efforts at the Havieron copper-gold joint venture project in Western Australia continue to produce the goods.