Explorers encouraged to stake their claim on more than 7000sq.km of land.
Regulations to come into effect next year.
Offence to carry up to 20 years' imprisonment for individuals.
Aim to create a stronger regulator for the industry.
There are still 26,000 people to complete the workplace safety sessions.
Spending $90 million to overhaul generating unit.
Industrial manslaughter laws on the table.
Concerns rise as mining death toll mounts in Queensland.
Call for a 24 hour production suspension.
Queensland could be challenging WA for its mantle of battery industries king.
Boosting exploration outcomes to be a key focus of Australia's mining ministers.
Amendment to remove retrospectivity introduced at 11th hour.