Here you’ll find recent updates from key contributors including the Queensland Exploration Council, Queensland Resources Council, the Queensland Government through the Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy and Trade and Investment Queensland. You will also find useful reports, fact sheets, briefings and opinion pieces from key players within industry including the companies that provide professional services to the resources sector in Queensland. Settle in, read on and learn more about resources exploration in Queensland.
An annual review of Queensland land access and resource approval developments has just been launched as an inaugural publication from Ashurst. The report takes a deep dive into a number of key developments relating to [...]
Together with event co-host BDO, the QEC recently held an online briefing for members and stakeholders to hear from experts in skills, labour and drilling, about solutions needed to address critical issues impacting exploration across [...]
The Queensland Exploration Council (QEC) said today new figures show national exploration expenditure has risen by almost 70 percent since the pandemic began, with Queensland explorers spending the second highest amount in their search for new resource discoveries. QEC Chair Kim Wainwright said data released by resources analyst and QEC member AUSTEX Resource Opportunities confirms Queensland’s exploration sector is on the rise. “New, national data [...]
Through surveying exploration and drilling stakeholders each year, the Queensland Exploration Council (QEC) produces the Exploration Scorecard annual publication to highlight exploration achievements and areas for improvement within the exploration industry. To read the 2020 [...]
The 3-day Bowen Basin Symposium is a premier event hosted by the Bowen Basin Geologist Group (BBGG), a volunteer-led special interest group of the Geological Society of Australia (GSA). The Symposium has been held every [...]
This Sunday, 4 April, is international Geologist Day. On this day we acknowledge the important work preformed by geologist in the past, present and future. Read the below interview with geologist Darren Walker - QEC [...]
McCullough Robertson proudly presents the 2021 edition of Emerging Issues: a comprehensive guide to the trends, opportunities and recent legislative and policy developments in Australia’s Energy and Resources Industry. Click Here to read view access [...]
Attendees at today’s Queensland Exploration Council's Technical Forum were privy to the latest developments in Queensland's exploration and resources industries, and the news is overwhelmingly positive; our sector continues to experience exponential growth, Queensland's has [...]
The QEC launched its tenth annual Queensland Exploration Scorecard on 10th December. Due to Covid-19, the launch event was virtual but was preceded by a boardroom pre-launch lunch attended by 35 guests in Brisbane. The [...]
The Energy Outlook explores the forces shaping the global energy transition out to 2050 and the key uncertainties surrounding that transition. CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE BP ENERGY OUTLOOK 2020 EDITION Visit BP's energy outlook [...]
The Geological Survey of Queensland (GSQ) is the state's custodian of geoscience knowledge and data. GSQ collects and provides geoscience data, information and advice about Queensland's mineral and energy resources and resource potential. GSQ does [...]
On 2 September 2020 Queensland Exploration Council (QEC) in collaboration with AusIMM delivered a members briefing on the Future of Geology Studies in Queensland. The panelists were: Jamie Walters Geology Specialist at Anglo American which [...]
The Queensland Minerals and Energy Academy (QMEA) aims to place students onto career pathways in the resources sector and other STEM industries. QEC acknowledges the importance of raising awareness of the geology pathway among school [...]
QEC encourage participation in the Fraser Institute Annual Survey of Mining Companies 2020. Each year the results of this survey is addressed in the QEC Exploration Scorecard publication. A high correlation in participants between the [...]
The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) and the Queensland Exploration Council (QEC) have together welcomed the Federal Government’s announcement today regarding the new focus of the national Exploring for the Future program to two corridors for [...]
Have your say on the state of exploration in Queensland by completing the 2020 Exploration Scorecard Sentiment Survey Through surveying exploration and drilling stakeholders each year, the Queensland Exploration Council (QEC) produces the Exploration Scorecard [...]
The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) and the Queensland Exploration Council (QEC) have both commended the Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy for its launch this week of the Geological Survey of Queensland Open Data [...]
As of 23 July the Georesources Tenure Performance Dashboard has been published online and can be now accessed through the Business Queensland website from a variety of locations. The Department of Natural Resources, Mines and [...]
The Queensland Exploration Council (QEC) has welcomed a new report which highlights the vast mineral resource value and economic potential of the North-West Minerals Province and wider Northern Queensland area. Released today, the Repowering the [...]
The Queensland Resources and Exploration Gateway (QUREX) is created and managed by the Queensland Exploration Council and is a collaboration with the Queensland Government.
Launched in 2010 as a not-for-profit initiative of the Queensland Resources Council, the Queensland Exploration Council focuses on investment attraction initiatives that showcase Queensland as a leading investment destination.
The Queensland Resources and Exploration Gateway is supported by the Department of Natural Resources and Mines, Trade and Investment Queensland and the office of the Queensland Resources Commissioner.