EOI call-out for explorer challenge industry partner

The QEC is proud to announce a new partnership with the Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy. The Vision 2020 Queensland Explorer Challenge is a celebration of open data inviting one mineral exploration company [...]

Positives in our ability to manufacture minerals

From "The Conversation" by Anita Parbhakar-Fox, Paul Gow, Sustainable Minerals Institute, University of Queensland Last month, scientists uncovered a mineral called Edscottite. Minerals are solid, naturally occurring substances that are not living, such as quartz or haematite. This [...]

Australian Academy of Science welcomes Australia–US bilateral science and technology initiatives

The Australian Academy of Science welcomes a range of Australia–US bilateral science and technology initiatives announced by Prime Minister Scott Morrison during his meetings in Washington. The initiatives include significant investment of $150 million into [...]

2019-09-24T03:56:21+10:00September 24th, 2019|Government, Investment, Latest news, Minerals Research|

Knowledge Transfer Workshop Mount Isa – Strategic Resources Exploration Program (SREP) New Discovery Program

The New Discovery Program, part of the 4-year Strategic Resources Exploration Program (SREP) of Queensland Government, aims to facilitate discovery of new significant mineral deposits in northwest Queensland. The second of a series of Knowledge [...]

Knowledge Transfer Workshop Townsville – Strategic Resources Exploration Program (SREP) New Discovery Program

The New Discovery Program, part of the 4-year Strategic Resources Exploration Program (SREP) of Queensland Government, aims to facilitate discovery of new significant mineral deposits in northwest Queensland. The third of a series of Knowledge [...]

2019-08-22T05:29:58+10:00August 22nd, 2019|Minerals Research, New Data|

PRESENTATION: Insights on the geological evolution and mineral resources of the Mount Isa inlier: geochronology petrology and geochemistry of mafic lithologies

Presented by Laurie Hutton to the Geological Society of Australia - July 2019. CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE PRESENTATION