2020 Q4 vNews Now Available

February 5, 2021

We are pleased to advise the fifth instalment of our quarterly MinEx CRC vNews is now available. As always, general news items are found via the News tab on our website. Please feel free to share this update via your internal network as appropriate.

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** PRESS RELEASE 2 ** Drilling Helps Unearth Resource Potential of Under-Explored South Nicholson Basin

December 17, 2020

Thursday, 17 December 2020.   MinEx CRC has successfully completed its first National Drilling Initiative (NDI) campaigns, including a 1750m drill hole (known as NDI Carrara 1) at a location near the Northern Territory/Queensland border, approximately 250km north-west of Mount Isa.   The NDI Carrara 1 hole was designed to capture geological and stratigraphic information…

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** PRESS RELEASE 1 ** Drilling Program Unlocks Hidden Mineral Potential in the East Tennant

December 17, 2020

17 December 2020.   MinEx CRC has successfully completed its first National Drilling Initiative (NDI) campaigns, including a 10 hole, 4000m drilling campaign in the East Tennant area of the Northern Territory, to assess the mineral potential of basement rocks in the region.   While gold has been mined from the Paleoproterozoic rocks around Tennant…

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MinEx CRC Features in the West Australian

December 11, 2020

MinEx CRC features in today’s edition of The West Australian. Download the article here.

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2020 Year In Review

December 9, 2020

2020 has been an incredibly trying year for everyone. We’d like to thank our team of MinEx CRC Sponsors, researchers, students and staff for an incredible year in spite of COVID-19 limitations. The MinEx CRC’2020 Year In Review’, a summary of key achievements is now available to download via the ‘Publications’ page of our website.  

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December 5, 2020

Technical updates from the MinEx CRC Annual Conference are in the relevant SharePoint folders for researchers and sponsors to access. These updates serve as our quarterly vNews. If you require assistance with SharePoint, please contact Di McGilvray.

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December 1, 2020

Congratulations to the University of South Australia and Geological Survey of WA embedded researcher Emily Finch, recognised as one of the 60 Superstars of STEM for 2020-2021. An initiative of Science and Technology Australia, Superstars of STEM aims to create a critical mass of celebrity Australian women who work as scientists and technologists – role…

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Project animations now live

September 30, 2020

Ever wondered what MinExCRC is doing with $220M of cash and in-kind funding? We’ve created a set of animations for each of our Projects to articulate exactly what it is we aim to achieve. Learn more here: PROGRAM 1 PROGRAM 2 PROGRAM 3  

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September 21, 2020

JOIN THE MINEX CRC POSTGRADUATE PROGRAM Be part of a revolution in exploration science that will deliver the next generation of mineral discoveries. Help develop technologies for more effective, safer and environmentally friendly mineral exploration. CUTTING EDGE RESEARCH… Work in the world’s largest collaborative effort in mineral exploration research, bringing together global leaders in geosciences,…

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** PRESS RELEASE ** World First MinEx Scientific Drilling Program Set to Reveal Australia’s Hidden Wealth

September 16, 2020

                                      Wednesday 16 September 2020.   MinEx CRC has launched a world-first scientific drilling program, the National Drilling Initiative (NDI), which will sample rocks from vast undercover and unexplored regions of Australia.   The NDI will help…

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