Mining a boost to Victoria's economy

WHILE the recent Victoria state budget highlighted measures aimed at helping the state’s economy recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, it also highlighted the benefit mining had been.

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Gold is keeping hundreds of Ballarat and Stawell workers employed.

More importantly, it included funding to help that minerals exploration and mining sector.

There has been $42.6 million put towards the sector to help boost regional investment and jobs.