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CompanyQuantum Graphite Operations Pty Ltd (subject to Deed of Company Arrangement)
StatusCare and maintenance
Mining operation

Recommissioning of existing graphite mining and processing operations utilising existing plant, utilities, community engagement and associated infrastructure. Previous mining of graphite was by open pit method.

Locationuley_blue23 km south-west of Port Lincoln, southern Eyre Peninsula
Tenement information

Information about the tenement is available from the South Australian Resources Information Gateway (SARIG)

The depositA high-grade coarse-flake mineralised envelope within the broader 'Mikkira' graphite resource located on the southern tip of Eyre Peninsula.
Resource estimates and production estimates

Company released resource estimates and production statistics for South Australia's major operating and approved mines are summarised in South Australia's major operating/approved mines: resources estimates and production statistics (PDF, updated regularly).

Approval process

Program for environment protection and rehabilitation (PEPR) approved

Documents and reports 

Program for environment protection and rehabilitation (PEPR)