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West Coast Mayor regular visitor of Tasmania's mines

West Coast Mayor Phil Vickers understands the importance of the mining industry. Mayor Vickers provides updates on his frequent mining tours in his weekly report for The Advocate newspaper. This time he visited Blue Stone Mines, also known as Renison. He wrote:


About Deny King and the Deny King Heritage Museum, Melaleuca

Tasmania is sprinkled with mining history. The following article shares the story of the fascinating Deny King and his years of tin mining at the isolated and wildly beautiful Melaleuca. Now his daughter Janet Fenton is playing a crucial role in helping bring the past to life again.