Newcrest restarting mining at Cadia

NEWCREST is restarting mining at its Cadia copper-gold mine 25km from Orange in New South Wales, little more than two weeks after a tailings dam failure on the site caused all mining and processing to cease.

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Mining has restarted, however, processing remains suspended at Cadia.

On March 9 the northern tailings dam at Cadia suffered a breach and tailings material flowed into the smaller southern tailings dam.