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Exploration

Jun 09, 2021
New owners take control of Paradise

New owners take control of Paradise

Phosphate International has completed acquisition of the Paradise phosphate project near Mount Isa, with plans for a mining operation creating more than 200 jobs. Following on from a 12-month process of due diligence and the production of revised feasibility studies, Phosphate International chairman John Cotter said he was very confident the project was viable. “We… This content is for iQ I...

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Jun 09, 2021
High-grade hits as EQ Resources advances  mine plan

High-grade hits as EQ Resources advances mine plan

EQ Resources has released the first results from an upgraded 17-hole resource drilling campaign at its Mount Carbine tungsten mine in Far North Queensland. The company said assays from first three drill holes confirmed shallow high-grade zones immediately below the Andy White open pit at the site. High-grade intercepts in the shallow Iolanthe and Bluff… This content is for iQ Industry Queen...

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Jun 09, 2021
New Century continues Silver King push as  results shine

New Century continues Silver King push as results shine

New Century Resources is extending its drilling program at Silver King after high-grade results including ‘exceptional’ silver assays of up to 1005g/t. The company is weighing up the near-term development of Silver King and the East Fault Block into mining operations within its Century project in North-West Queensland, and is targeting a final investment decision… This content i...

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Jun 07, 2021
Exploration, mining and processing briefs

Exploration, mining and processing briefs

Updates on Cannindah Resources, Red River Resources, Metro Mining, Duke Exploration and more in this week’s exploration, mining and processing briefs. Piccadilly drilling program underway Cannindah Resources kicked off drilling at its Piccadilly gold project, 60km north of Charters Towers, over the weekend. The initial program will cover about 23 locations with more than 2500m… This content...

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Jun 07, 2021
Metal Bank eyes copper-cobalt opportunity

Metal Bank eyes copper-cobalt opportunity

Metal Bank is staking its claim in the battery metals sphere with an earn-in deal for the Millennium copper, cobalt and gold project in the Mount Isa region. The Global Energy Metals Corporation project, about 19km from the Rocklands mine site, holds an inferred 2012 JORC resource of 5.9MT at 1.08 per cent copper equivalent… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, iQ Civil, iQ ...

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Jun 07, 2021
Capella gold project changing hands

Capella gold project changing hands

Australasian Gold is acquiring the Capella gold project in Central Queensland from Cape Coal, expanding its foothold in the Clermont goldfield. The Capella gold project is strategically located about 10km south from the company’s Mount Clermont polymetallic project. “We are pleased to have been able to increase our exposure to the highly prospective Clermont goldfield… This content is for i...

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Jun 04, 2021
Positive trend in Queensland exploration spend

Positive trend in Queensland exploration spend

Queensland exploration expenditure is continuing to grow significantly, setting the foundation for the next generation of projects, State Resources Minister Scott Stewart says. “This week’s Australian Bureau of Statistics data release is more good news for Queensland,” Mr Stewart said. “Investment in Queensland exploration has increased by an impressive 22.5 per cent to $705 million… ...

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Jun 04, 2021
Explorer Castillo cashed up as copper runs hot

Explorer Castillo cashed up as copper runs hot

Castillo Copper has raised more than $11 million to fast-track development of its core copper projects at Mount Oxide in North-West Queensland and in Zambia. The company said it was well positioned after the share placement to deliver on its strategic intent to transform into a mid-tier copper group. It is about to launch a… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, iQ Civil, iQ ...

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Jun 02, 2021
Mount Flora mine potential growing

Mount Flora mine potential growing

Mining potential at Mount Flora is continuing to grow for Duke Exploration, which has just released new assay results for the Central Queensland copper site. The latest results from resource RC drilling confirmed that the entire Mount Flora hill was mineralised, and the recently discovered Quarry lode mineral system would join up with that resource,… This content is for iQ Industry Queensla...

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