Tag: mining

Mining spoils for Indigenous groups allegedly funnelled back to business

Updated December 06, 2015 22:14:51 Photo: There are claims that trust funds intended for Indigenous projects in the Upper Hunter have as an alternative gone back to the mining market. (AAP: Dean Lewins) Connected Story: State Govt asked to explain lack of consultation more than Register of Aboriginal Owners Map: Mudgee 2850 A New South…


WA mining museum’s future in doubt as lease end date looms

Posted November 28, 2015 15:ten:19 Photo: Australian Prospectors and Miners Hall of Fame recognises folks who have created a considerable contribution to the resources market. (ABC News: Emma Wynne) Map: Kalgoorlie 6430 The future of a nicely-identified tourist attraction celebrating Australia’s mining sector in one particular of WA’s oldest resource-sector towns is at danger once…