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Leading Practice Mining Acts Review | Central Eyre Iron Project mining lease approved

Notice is hereby given in accordance with Section 28(5) of the Mining Act 1971, that the Minister for Mineral Resources and Energy proposes to grant Exploration Licences over the undermentioned areas.

Community information on mineral exploration licence processes and requirements under the Mining Act 1971

DateApplicant/sLocation Pastoral lease/sTerm Area in km2 Reference and map
15 June 2017Renascor Resources LimitedLake Callabonna Area - approx. 185 km northeast of Leigh CreekMoolawatana, MurnpeowieTwo years1252017/00072 Plan and coordinates (PDF 386 KB)
15 June 2017Peninsula Resources LimitedPinkawillinie Area - approx. 150 km east of Streaky BayBucklebooTwo years13972017/00077 Plan and coordinates (PDF 211 KB)
15 June 2017Red Gold Australia Pty Ltd & Giralia Resources Pty LtdWadnaminga Area - approx. 45 km SSW of OlaryNetley Gap, Deconborough Downs, Wadnaminga, Lilydale, Manunda, BendaTwo years2572017/00078 Plan and coordinates (PDF 297 KB)
15 June 2017Cartwheel Minerals Pty LtdNorth Lake Gairdner Area - approx. 120 km ESE of TarcoolaKokatha, CoondamboTwo years4122017/00079 Plan and coordinates (PDF 251 KB)
15 June 2017Quasar Resources Pty LtdMoolawatana Area - approx. 140 km east of MarreeMurnpeowie, MoolawatanaTwo years6222017/00083 Plan and coordinates (PDF 454 KB)
25 May 2017Sathya Holdings Pty LtdFlorina Station Area – approx. 35 km WSW of OlaryFlorina, Oulnina, Outalpa, WeekerooTwo years1482017/00017 Plan and coordinates (PDF 323 KB)
25 May 2017Sathya Holdings Pty LtdMelton Station Area - approx. 35 km NNW of YuntaMinburra, Melton, KoonamoreTwo years1392017/00018 Plan and coordinates (PDF 454 KB)
25 May 2017Red Metal LimitedSouth Gap Area - approx. 90 km NNW of Port AugustaSouth GapTwo years992017/00047 Plan and coordinates (PDF 520 KB)
11 May 2017 Peninsula Resources Limited Moonta-Wallaroo Area – approx.140 km northwest of Adelaide n/a Two years 819 2016/00170 Plan and coordinates (PDF 378 KB)
11 May 2017 Kingsbluff Minerals Pty Ltd Abminga Station Area - Immediately northwest of Olary Outalpa, Abminga, Wiawera Two years 41 2017/00006 Plan and coordinates (PDF 364 KB)
11 May 2017 Teck Australia Pty Ltd Tallaringa Area - approx. 120 km west of Coober Pedy n/a Two years 215 2017/00031 Plan and coordinates (PDF 323 KB)
11 May 2017 Teck Australia Pty Ltd Tallaringa Area – approx.110 km southwest of Coober Pedy n/a Two years 209 2017/00032 Plan and coordinates (PDF 261 KB)
11 May 2017 Zinc Mining Pty Ltd Cassini Area – approx. 30 km west of Kingscote n/a One year 234 2017/00033 Plan and coordinates (PDF 524 KB)
11 May 2017 Cronje Iron Pty Ltd Faraway Hill Area – approx. 65 km south-south-east of Yunta Sturt Vale, Manunda, Lilydale Two years 250 2017/00037 Plan and coordinates (PDF 515 KB)
11 May 2017 Magnetite Mines Limited Outalpa Area – approx. 25 km northeast of Manna Hill Outalpa, Weekeroo Two years 46 2017/00038 Plan and coordinates (PDF 311 KB
11 May 2017 BHP Billiton Olympic Dam Corporation Pty Ltd Roxby Downs North area – approx. 60 km northwest of Andamooka Billa Kalina, Stuart Creek Two years 143 2017/00042 Plan and coordinates (PDF 581 KB)
11 May 2017 BHP Billiton Olympic Dam Corporation Pty Ltd Hidden Swamp area - approx 45 km north-north-west of Roxby Downs Billa Kalina, Stuart Creek Two years 130 2017/00043 Plan and coordinates (PDF 519 KB)
11 May 2017 BHP Billiton Olympic Dam Corporation Pty Ltd Roxby Downs area – approx. 60 km northwest of Andamooka Billa Kalina, Stuart Creek Two years 238 2017/00044 Plan and coordinates (PDF 563 KB)
6 April 2017 OZM Carrapateena Pty Ltd, OZ Minerals Carrapateena Pty Ltd Oakden Hills Area - approx. 135 km northwest of Port Augusta Arcoona, Pernatty, Oakden Hills Two years 120 2016/00162 Plan and coordinates (PDF 293 KB)
6 April 2017 Lithium Australia NL Vivonne Bay Area - approx 55 km southwest of Kingscote n/a Two years 44 2017/00013 Plan and coordinates (PDF 405 KB)
6 April 2017 Endeavour Copper Gold Pty Ltd Hopeful HIll Area - approx. 40 km southeast of Tarcoola North Well, Wilgena Two years 245 2017/00026 Plan and coordinates (PDF 460 KB)
6 April 2017 Endeavour Copper Gold Pty Ltd Malbooma Area - approx. 30 km west of Tarcoola Wilgena, Mulgathing Two years 130 2017/00027 Plan and coordinates (PDF 414 KB)
6 April 2017 Endeavour Copper Gold Pty Ltd Yerda Area - approx. 50 km southeast of Tarcoola Wilgena, North Well Two years 144 2017/00028 Plan and coordinates (PDF 501KB)
6 April 2017 FMG Resources Pty Ltd Parakylia Area - approx. 40 km west-north-west of Roxby Downs Billa Kalina, Stuart Creek. Parakylia, Roxby Downs Two years 415 2017/00029 Plan and coordinates (PDF 461 KB)
6 April 2017 FMG Resources Pty Ltd Billa Kalina Area - approx. 70 km north-north-west of Roxby Downs Billa Kalina Two years 68 2017/00030 Plan and coordinates (PDF 334KB)
6 April 2017 Terramin Australia Limited Strathalbyn Area - approx. 55 km southeast of Adelaide n/a Two years 76 2017/00036 Plan and coordinates (PDF 513KB)
6 April 2017 OZ Minerals Prominent Hill Operations Pty Ltd The Twins Area - approx. 120 km southeast of Coober Pedy McDouall Peak, Mount Eba Two years 306 2017/00039 Plan and coordinates (PDF 408 KB)
6 April 2017 Endeavour Copper Gold Pty Ltd Tarcoola Area - approx. 40 km west of Kingoonya Wilgena Two years 26 2017/00041 Plan and coordinates (PDF 324 KB)
30 March 2017 Southern Exploration Pty Ltd Commonwealth Hill Area - approx. 100 km NNW of Tarcoola Commonwealth Hill Two years 166 2017/00019 Plan and coordinates (PDF 372 KB)
30 March 2017 Alliance Craton Explorer Pty Ltd, Trafford Resources Limited Pinkawillinie Area - approx. 140 km west of Whyalla Bungeroo Two Years 40 2017/00020 Plan and coordinates (PDF 249 KB)
30 March 2017 Challenger Gold Operations Pty Ltd, Coombedown Resources Pty Ltd Campfire Bore Area - approx. 100 km SW of Coober Pedy Commonwealth HIll Two years 33 2017/00025 Plan and coordinates (PDF 252 KB)
23 March 2017 Cu-River Mining Australia Pty Limited Warrina North Area - approx. 40 km NE of Coober Pedy Mount Barry, Ana Creek Two years 565 2017/00003 Plan and coordinates (PDF 400 KB)
23 March 2017 Kingsbluff Minerals Pty Ltd Abminga Station Area - immediately NW of Olary Outalpa, Abminga, Wiawera Two years 41 2017/00006 Plan and coordinates (PDF 365 KB)