From paddock to mine

COPPER producer Austral Resources is on track to achieve planned development tonnages at the Anthill mine in Queensland by the end of January, with first ore to be mined in April.

From paddock to mine From paddock to mine From paddock to mine From paddock to mine From paddock to mine

Whilst mining is underway at Anthill east pit (top left), adjacent benches have been drilled and loaded for firing.

Austral told the Australian Securities Exchange that Anthill mining started on January 7 with one excavator and two trucks on dayshift moving first overburden.