Mining the Territory Conference

Rio Tinto, BHP and a host of large and small explorers are piling into prospective ground in the Northern Territory in the hunt for the next generation of Australian copper mines, sparking the country’s latest exploration land rush

-The Australian, June 20, 2021

The latest land rush is in the northeast of the Northern Territory, around Tennant Creek and into Queensland, where more than 150,000 square kilometers of new tenements have been pegged over the past year or so, according to Geoscience Australia, with more than 25 companies picking up greenfields ground in the region

-The Australian, June 20, 2021

24-25 August 2022 | Darwin Convention Centre

Northern Australia’s leading Mining Industry Conference

Key themes for the 2022 program include:

  • Operational and development insights from our existing and near-term mines
  • Updates from the Territory’s prospective explorers and geological experts
  • Government commentary on sector development, growth strategies and ongoing initiatives
  • A look at how the NT minerals sector is engaging with its locals, supporting its communities and ensuring local content
  • The outlook for skills shortages in the NT, and what companies can do to overcome this
  • The impact of equipment shortages
  • A look at how mining operations can be decarbonised
  • Update on assay & testing