Venture Minerals says its stalled West Coast iron ore mine is ready to roll when prices improve.
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For the first time in its 20 year history, the annual Tasmanian Minerals Emergency Response Competition will be held in Tasmania’s south at Nyrstar, Hobart.
Queenstown and Queenstowners are somewhat renowned for putting on a good show and partying hard. And they once again excelled over three action-packed days at the Queenstown Heritage Arts Festival on 9 – 11 October 2014, of which the Tasmanian Minerals and Energy Council was a corporate sponsor.
It was a welcome surprise at the 2014 Tasmanian Minerals Conference to hear a wildlife expert announce that mine sites can provide a safe haven for the endangered Tasmanian devil.
The Manager of the Save the Tasmanian Devil Program, David Pemberton, provided one of the most popular conference presentations.
``Mine sites are a safe refuge for devils,'' David said. ``All those anthropogenic…
Just get in there and have a go and don’t expect any special treatment, is Kathy George’s advice to women entering the male-dominated mining and minerals industry.