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Resources sector continues to grow


Quarry production exceeded sixty-three million tonnes of sand, rock and gravel in 2019-20 to deliver the material needed to build new homes, hospitals, schools and transport infrastructure.

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Golden prospects over the Melbourne Cup weekend


At a time when many of us are thinking about a golden cup, this weekend is a great time to get out in the Victorian bush to search for a hidden nugget on the back of a recent large discovery in western Victoria.

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IMARC 2023


The Geological Survey of Victoria (GSV) will be at the International Mining and Resources Conference (IMARC) 2023 between 31 October and 2 November outlining Victoria’s geoscience program and minerals prospectivity.

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Games demonstrate mine rescue capability


Crews from across the Victoria and New South Wales (NSW) descended on Stawell over the weekend to take part in the 30th Victorian Mine Rescue Competition.

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Updated Latrobe Valley Regional Rehabilitation Strategy released


An important update to the Latrobe Valley Regional Rehabilitation Strategy (LVRRS) has been released outlining the policy and providing guidance to progress mine rehabilitation planning.

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Quarry Code of Practice consultation closing soon


Victoria’s Earth Resources Regulator is taking feedback on the Code of Practice for Common Risk Management Techniques for Quarries until 5pm Monday, 16 October.

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Media statement


Victoria’s Earth Resources Regulator has granted Southern Star Exploration a Minerals Exploration Licence (EL007795) allowing the company to search for gold over a 468 square kilometre area in northern Victoria.

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