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Mineralogical hosts for the Almanda silver mine

Almanda Mine

Where’s the silver? An ore petrography study of the Almanda mine, Cherry Gardens, South Australia

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Head of Minerals sees a bright future for South Australia

16 March 2017

With a distinguished record of achievements in the resource sector spanning 46 years, outgoing Mineral Resources Executive Director Ted Tyne is positive about the sector outlook.

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The future of mineral exploration comes to South Australia: field trial of coiled tubing drilling rig

16 March 2017

The South Australian Government’s partnership with the Deep Exploration Technologies CRC has been about the collaborative journey towards transforming mineral exploration in areas of deeply covered geology.

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Gawler Craton Airborne Survey in full swing

16 March 2017

New data being acquired from the world’s largest high-resolution airborne geophysical and terrain imaging program will be fundamental in reinterpreting the geological structure of the Gawler Craton.

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Parliamentary inquiry into unconventional gas fracking

16 March 2017

A recently concluded two-year investigation into fracture stimulation found there was no reason to ban its use in South Australia.

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Copper to the World – Delivering SA’s Copper Strategy

16 March 2017

South Australia’s copper endowment will be the focus of much global attention during the state’s inaugural Copper to the World conference.

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New-look SARIG raises the bar to unlock South Australia’s resource wealth

16 March 2017

South Australia's world-leading digital platform, SARIG (South Australian Resources Information Gateway), has been expanded to deliver a breadth of information in a modern, user-friendly format.

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