Victoria drops the ball on old mines

Victoria drops the ball on old mines

The shortfall has been blamed on systemic failures by the ERR.

Sustainability

12 AUGUST 2020
Stay out says DMIRS

Stay out says DMIRS

Some of the risks lurking in WA's abandoned mines include poison gas, snakes and dangerous tunnels.

Sustainability

28 JULY 2020
EPA in Rum Jungle return

EPA in Rum Jungle return

Rum Jungle clean-up moves forward.

Round table to keep it clean in Queensland

Round table to keep it clean in Queensland

The advisory committee will make sure taxpayers don't foot clean-up bill for failed mines

Investment

15 NOVEMBER 2019
Keeping the miners honest

Keeping the miners honest

Abandoned mines program finishes second of four pilot clean-ups in WA.

Life-cycle / End of li...

01 NOVEMBER 2019
Mt Holland's new lease on life

Mt Holland's new lease on life

Abandoned WA gold mine gets a lithium lifeline.

Life-cycle / End of li...

13 FEBRUARY 2019
Mines no place to play says DMIRS

Mines no place to play says DMIRS

Once operations come to an end mines can fall into disrepair and become increasingly hazardous.

Sustainability

21 DECEMBER 2018
Ellendale's fancy yellows ready to shine again

Ellendale's fancy yellows ready to shine again

The Ellendale diamond mine could get a new lease on life.

Pro-Force clean-up plans released

Pro-Force clean-up plans released

REHABILITATION plans have been released for the abandoned Pro-Force gold processing site just outside...

Sustainability

27 MAY 2016
Industry embraces WA rehab fund

Industry embraces WA rehab fund

WA's mining rehabilitation fund achieved almost full compliance in 2014.

Natural resources

31 MARCH 2015