INDUSTRY NEWS, PUBLICATIONS & PRESENTATIONS

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.

COVID-19 and its effect on Environmental Authority holders in Queensland

April 28th, 2020|Exploration Industry News, Gas Industry News, Industry Publications, Latest news, Mining Industry News|

ENERGY & RESOURCES IN FOCUS - MINTER ELLISON PUBLICATION Does your business hold an Environmental Authority (EA) under the Environmental Protection Act 1994 (Qld) (EP Act)?  As the Queensland government comes to terms with the challenges presented [...]

MinterEllison Tax Alert: Clarification measures to the JobKeeper Rules announced

April 28th, 2020|Exploration Industry News, Gas Industry News, Latest news, Mining Industry News|

In the past couple of days there have been some important developments in relation to JobKeeper eligibility. On 23 April 2020, a new legislative instrument was passed providing guidance about several alternative tests to the decline [...]

Guidelines and application process for new critical resources sector employees border restrictions

April 14th, 2020|Exploration Industry News, Government, Latest news|

Please find below updated information from the Department of Natural Resources Mines and Energy (DNRME) containing links to information required for application processes for critical sector employees. From midnight, Saturday 4 April 2020, there are increased [...]

BDO Technical Update: Legislation with COVID-19 JobKeeper wage subsidy payments scheme passed

April 9th, 2020|Exploration Industry News, Gas Industry News, Government, Industry Publications, Latest news, Mining Industry News|

On 8 April 2020, legislation was introduced into and passed both Houses of Australian Federal Parliament, containing measures to implement the Government’s ‘JobKeeper payments’ wage subsidy scheme in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), which is [...]

COVID-19 Assistance Programs – at a glance

April 9th, 2020|Exploration Industry News, Gas Industry News, Government, Industry Publications, Latest news, Mining Industry News|

kpmg INSIGHTS: Funding and cash flow programs available to assist private, mid-market and family businesses affected by the economic impacts of COVID-19. Key takeaways: Federal and state governments have released a number of funding and [...]

The future of exploration (by explorers)

February 7th, 2020|Exploration Industry News, Gas Industry News, Investment Insights, Latest news, Mining Industry News, Queensland Exploration Gateway, Thought Leadership in Resources|

Industry consultants Wood Mackenzie have released the results of their annual Exploration Survey. The industry has had its say on all things exploration, from budgets and technology to portfolios and peers. To read the report, [...]

New economy mineral focus

January 31st, 2020|Exploration Industry News, Government, Investment, Investment Insights, Latest news, Mining Industry News|

A new funding round has opened under Queensland’s Collaborative Exploration Initiative, targeting projects in North and North West Queensland. This round encourages the exploration of new economy minerals including cobalt, gallium, germanium, graphite, indium, lithium, manganese, molybdenum, [...]

Queensland stepping on the gas

December 10th, 2019|Gas Industry News, Jobs, Latest news|

The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) has welcomed the partnership between Brisbane-based Armour Energy and Santos through the South Nicholson Basin Farmin Agreement. QRC Chief Executive Ian Macfarlane said diversity in the State’s gas industry leads [...]

KEY CONTRIBUTORS

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.