Victoria's jobs gold mine

Victoria's jobs gold mine

Minerals development and exploration proving valuable for regional jobs in Victoria.

Exploration

05 NOVEMBER 2020
North American foothold

North American foothold

Kirkland Lake Gold deal could give Chrysos Corporation an entry into North America.

Operational Excellence

17 AUGUST 2020
Another Fosterville flyer

Another Fosterville flyer

Mill recoveries of 99% and an average grade of 39.5gpt for the second quarter.

Gold production falls

Gold production falls

Production decline actually a function of the high gold price.

Sustainability

01 JUNE 2020
Stopping productivity-sapping deviance

Stopping productivity-sapping deviance

Blast hole accuracy can be a major productivity booster.

Fosterville still firing but pandemic bites other Kirkland sites

Fosterville still firing but pandemic bites other Kirkland sites

Fosterville production strong but other Kirkland sites restricted due to COVID-19.

Covid-19

15 APRIL 2020
Swick rigs suspended

Swick rigs suspended

Contractor's rigs suspended due to COVID-19 response measures.

Covid-19

24 MARCH 2020
Fosterville flyer

Fosterville flyer

Swan Zone stopes have driven Fosterville's grade to 49.3gpt and recoveries to 99.2%, both records.

Operational Excellence

10 JANUARY 2020
Victoria gold ground released

Victoria gold ground released

Ground has similar geology to the Fosterville gold mine.

Exploration

09 DECEMBER 2019
Miners getting wider EV choice

Miners getting wider EV choice

Three companies developing light electric vehicles for the mining market.

Fleet

29 OCTOBER 2019
Northparkes wins Victorian mine rescue competition

Northparkes wins Victorian mine rescue competition

Follows up wins in 2009, 2014 and 2015.

Operational Excellence

21 OCTOBER 2019
Fosterville flying

Fosterville flying

Production jump driven by 39.9 grams per tonne grade.