Through the use of VR goggles, users see and hear the workings of a mine.
Support growing for getting the debate started on developing an Australian nuclear power industry.
The awards highlighted the importance of mining in fostering growth in regional communities.
The awards acknowledged key contributors to the important role of mining in the state.
Newcastle Knights don the hi-vis once more.
Over the past five years export volumes have consistently been at or near record levels.
The increase in demand for NSW coal was led by India.
The survey found direct mining spending in the Singleton Local Government Area totaled almost $780M....
More than 5000 jobs and $705 million in wages could be lost if global declines in coal occur.
NSW has healthy amounts of silver, lead, zinc, cobalt, nickel, scandium and mineral sands.
NSWMC is seeking responses from political parties that will be circulated widely to mining people.
Mining royalties helped fill a decline in stamp duty revenue from a slowing Sydney property market.