West Coast

Contract awarded for copper, gold and silver mine in Tasmania

The mining contract for development and production at the Mount Lyell copper, gold and silver mine in Tasmania has been awarded.

Tarkine mine one step closer following EPA approval

An environmental tick signals the go-ahead for another mine in the Tarkine wilderness of Tasmania.

New Tasmanian bauxite mine to create jobs and engage contractors

A Chinese company is set to construct a new bauxite mining site in Tasmania’s north.

New $200m tin mine given green light, following decision to ‘open up’ Tarkine region

A new mining project in Tasmania’s Tarkine region has been granted fast-tracked approval, following the rejection of National Heritage status for the Tarkine region.

Contract awarded for controversial new $30m Tarkine road

Construction of a new sealed road in the Tarkine will begin in May, following the awarding of the building contract.

Completion of $400m Tasmanian wind farm project secured with $90m injection

A financing deal between Hydro Tasmania and a Chinese energy company seals the deal for the completion of a $400m wind farm in northern Tasmania.

Approval granted for $30 Tasmanian iron ore project

A Western Australia-based mineral exploration and mine development company has been given the green light to develop an iron ore project on Tasmania's West Coast.

Wind farm plans to pump hundreds of millions into Tasmanian construction industry

A renewables energy company has submitted a proposal that could see a wind farm constructed on the Tasmanian site where Gunns had planned a controversial pulp mill.

Pre-Feasibility Study due shortly on Venture Minerals' $130m Mt Lindsay Project in NW Tasmania

Results from a Pre-Feasibility Study are expected shortly on Venture Minerals' proposed Mount Lindsay Tin-Tungsten-Iron Project in north-west Tasmania.

Mine planning and site layout complete for Shree Minerals' Nelson Bay River Iron Project

Feasibility studies on Shree Minerals' Nelson Bay River Iron Project are progressing with mine planning and site layout completed.