Mining

Mine opposition

The results of public consultation about a proposal to re-open the historic Bird in Hand gold mine in Woodside are not surprising. Opposition to the…

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Sanctuary returns

The news that Warrawong Wildlife Sanctuary has won the People’s Choice award at the SA Regional Showcase is good news for the park and the…


Mine decision

With community consultation about the controversial Bird in Hand gold mine set to wrap up next month, its fate will soon be firmly in the…


Protections for landholders

The four Liberal MPs who crossed the floor to vote against their Government last week made a bold move. It’s comforting for residents in their…


Hydro power

Hillgrove Resource’s concept to turn its Kanmantoo open pit mine into a pumped hydro electricity generator opens up an exciting opportunity for SA and the…


Bird in Hand mine

With plans to reopen Woodside’s old Bird in Hand gold mine edging closer, now is the time for the community to explore whether a local…


Looking for gold

It’s quite understandable that a resident might feel some alarm when they open their local paper and see an advertisement alerting them to the fact…


Mine non-compliant

On the surface the news that Terramin Australia has been issued an environmental direction under the Mining Act to bring its Angas Zinc Mine tailings…


Mine compliance

It’s amazing that it has taken as long as it has for someone from the Strathalbyn Community Consultative Committee (SCCC) to lose patience with Terramin…