Hillgrove shaken by Kanmantoo rock fall

HILLGROVE Resources lost access to 2000 tonnes of copper ore after a rock fall at the Kanmantoo mine on December 19 that disrupted mining for almost a month.

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The Giant Pit at Kanmantoo

The rockfall, which happened at 9pm on December 19, forced Hillgrove to put restriction in place on the area in question.

Mining has since restarted at the eastern Adelaide Hills open cut copper mine.