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DOUGLAS MINERAL SANDS PROJECT
Secondary Processing Plant (Msp) For Heavy Minerals project at 6 km south of, Hamilton, VIC 3300 in the Mining (Sand mining - suction dredging). The Mineral Separation Plant ("MSP") for processing mine concentrates. The capacity has been almost doubled from 30 tonnes to 55 tonnes per hour. Click for more details...

VIC/P56 - OFFSHORE OIL/GAS RESOURCE
Mining (Offshore - oil & gas) project In The Offshore Council Area of Resource - Oil/Gas type. A 3D seismic survey was acquired in 200 over approximately 50% of the block by Esso/BHP Billiton joint venture as part of the large Northern Margin 3D survey. This data will be available to Nexus during the course of its primary (three year) work programme and will assist Nexus to better define existing prospects in the permit prior to drilling. Click for more details...

MURRAY BASIN MINERAL SANDS EXPLORATION PROJECT
North western Victoria, Ouyen, VIC 3490 Has Murray Basin Mineral Sands Exploration Project currently at Construction stage. Major earthworks and establishment and management of a dewatering system for a mining exploration project in North West Victoria. Click for more details...

HAZELWOOD COAL OPERATIONS
A project in the VIC Within La Trobe. The upgrades will take place as part of the transfer to the West Field. Click for more details...

PEP-160 - OIL/GAS RESOURCE
Mining (Onshore - oil & gas) project at Victorian South Australian border in the Otway Basin, ., VIC 3999 of Resource - Oil & Gas - Onshore type of New development. Drilling is planned for early 2006 of Lindsay-1 exploration well to test the gas potential of the Pretty Hill Sandstone. Click for more details...

VIC P-46 - OIL & GAS PROJECT
Mining (Offshore - oil & gas) project for New development. The Fermat prospect has an estimated mean recoverable prospective gas resource of 1 153 BCF (billion cubic feet). Click for more details...

BASS STRAIT FIELDS - BARRACOUTA/TARWHINE/WHITING/MARLIN/TURRUM
Mining (Offshore - oil & gas) project at Gippsland Basin Bass Strait, ., VIC 3999 of Drilling Contract type of New development. To drill wells from either existing platforms or in new locations. Click for more details...

VIC P-47 JUDITH 1/GRAHAM 1
New project of Mining (Offshore - oil & gas) project at Gippsland Basin, 5km offshore from, Orbost, VIC 3888. Judith-1, with a gross gas column of 290m & an indicated resource estimate of 135.5m of net gas pay, is considered to have resource volume potential to underpin a commercial development. Click for more details...

WIM 150 MINERAL SANDS PROJECT
A project in the VIC Within Horsham. The WIM 150 deposit contains approximately five million tonnes of zircon and preliminary analysis suggest that production of 140,000 tonnes of zircon per annum could be possible. The project is positioned near rail and other infrastructure. Click for more details...

STAWELL GOLD OPERATIONS
Mine - Underground/Drilling Contract project at Near, Stawell, VIC 3380 in the Mining (Underground - including longwall). Contract extension of six months envisaged to include underground long hole production & sample drilling. Click for more details...

BASKER-MANTA OIL & GAS PROJECT - RESOURCE
Resource - Oil & Gas - Offshore New project In The Bass Coast Council Area. Installation associated the EPT comprise the Floating Production Storage and offloading Unit flexible flowline and control umbilical system and shuttle tanker mooring. The ocean patriot will be used for the drilling and expected to start July 2005. The majority of the development drilling will be undertaken in the fourth quarter 2005 when production licences are granted. A Floating Production Storage and Offloading vessel (FPSO) has been secured until January 15 2008. The FPSO has the capacity to handle up to 40,000 barrells of fluid per day and 50MMscf/d of gas. The Crystal Ocean (FPSO) has been obtained under a bareboat charter and manning will be provided by Upstream Petrolem Pty Ltd with assitance from Seatankers Management Co Ltd. The Crystal Ocean is expected to arrive in Melbourne August 2005. A shuttle tanker has been secured for a three year contract from Teekay Shipping and is expected in Bass Strait September 2005. The tanker called the Nordic Yukon is aframax sized, with dynamic positioning capability and a capacity for approx 650,000 bbls. Click for more details...

FOSTERVILLE GOLD OPERATIONS - UNDERGROUND MINING
Mining (Underground - including longwall) project at Near Fosterville 20 km east northeast of, Bendigo, VIC 3550 for New. Decline development will begin in the southern end of the Falcon Pit to facilitate early access to underground ore, in the high-grade Phoenix shoot. A underground work shop and dewatering dam will also be constructed. Long lead items for underground development have been ordered and will arrive first quarter 2006. At present surface mining is being undertaken by Roche. Click for more details...

VIC P-44 - CASINO - GAS RESOURCE
29km SW of, Port Campbell, VIC 3269 Has Vic P-44 - Casino - Gas Resource currently at Construction stage. Commercialisation of the field is expected to include the drilling of two development wells. Gas to be processed at TXW's Iona plant in Victoria. Click for more details...

OAK PARK PROJECT - GAS RESOURCE
New project of Mining (Onshore - oil & gas) project at 19km south of, Bacchus Marsh, VIC 3340. The pilot project comprises five wells into the Maddingley Brown Coal Seam (approx 17 metres thick). Includes four wells 300 metres apart surrounding a central well. Pumping of water from the central well is in progress, with reconfiguration of electrical and mechanical services in progress at the end of the September 2003 quarter to enable simultaneous pumping at optimal rates from each of the five wells. This should enable higher water production form each of the five wells, thus accelerating the onset of possible gas desorption. Click for more details...

OTWAY BASIN GAS PROJECT - GEOGRAPHE/THYLACINE
Mining (Offshore - oil & gas) project In The Offshore Council Area of Offshore Facilities - Jacket/Topsides Epic Contract type. The proposed development concept for offshore facilities includes a wellhead platform with five production wells on the Thylacine Reservoir and a subsea manifold and three production wells on the Geographe Reservoir. Click for more details...

FOSTERVILLE EAST JV GOLD PROJECT - RESOURCE
A project in the VIC Within Greater Bendigo. Infill drilling of the anomalous gold to 176ppb has intersected further anomalous gold (to 0.47g/t) and arsenic and antimony. Drilling approximately 7 km to the north also returned anomalous gold including 6 metres averaging 0.21g/t. Silver assays to 168g/t (5.4 ounces per tonne) have been reported from AC drilling at Muskerry East Prospect. Click for more details...

HAZELWOOD COAL MINE/POWER STATION
Mining (Open Cut) project In The La Trobe Council Area of Private ownership. Manufacture, supply & delivery. Click for more details...

RUTHERGLEN PROJECT
Via, Rutherglen, VIC 3685 Has Rutherglen Project currently at Exploration, Drilling, Survey & Assessment stage. Previous detailed evaluations have highlighted the need for better geophysical data. Click for more details...

PEP-163 OIL & GAS RESOURCE
Mining (Onshore - oil & gas) project In The Greater Geelong Council Area of Private ownership. This permit has an area of approximately 2,923 square kilometres stretching from Geelong to Aireys Inlet including all of the Bellarine Peninsula. Click for more details...

VELLA SANDS PROJECT
New project of Mining (Sand mining - suction dredging) project at Cnr Stevensons and Cemetery Rds, Cranbourne, VIC 3977. Permit approval has been granted for the sand mining plant expected to produce approximately 40 million tonnes of sand over the next 40 years. The plant is to be built on the Lang Lang Bass sand belt, located approximately 300-450 metres from South Gippsland highway and is expected to be in operation seven days per week on a 24 hour basis. Click for more details...

STAWELL GOLD OPERATIONS
Currently at the Construction stage In Northern Grampians is a project estimated to be $ 400000. This project To blind sink a raise bore for a new ventilation shaft. Click for more details...

FOSTERVILLE GOLD OPERATIONS
Mining (Open Cut) project at Near Fosterville 20 km east northeast of, Bendigo, VIC 3550 of Sulphides Development -Open Cut & Underground type of Addition development. The feasibility study proposeD an integrated surface and underground mine and treatment plant capable of extracting and processing 800,000 tonnes of refractory ore annually. The project has an initial mine life of 7.5 years approx. Click for more details...

FOSTERVILLE GOLD OPERATIONS
Mining (Underground - including longwall) project at Near Fosterville 20 km east northeast of, Bendigo, VIC 3550 of Sulphides Development -Open Cut & Underground type of Addition development. The feasibility study proposeD an integrated surface and underground mine and treatment plant capable of extracting and processing 800,000 tonnes of refractory ore annually. The project has an initial mine life of 7.5 years approx. Click for more details...

WALHALLA WOODS POINT PROJECT - COHENS REEF/PINNACLE
Mining (Open Cut) New project at via, Woods Point, VIC 3723. This type is Resource - Gold/Nickel/Cobalt/Pgm with Private ownership. Computer modelling of historical data and more recent development work continued with the objective of estimating the remaining stockwork resource and defining mineralisation controls to assist in further exploration targeting. Click for more details...

DOUGLAS MINERAL SANDS PROJECT - ACAPULCO/BONDI/ECHO
A project in the VIC Within West Wimmera. A $270 million project to develop the Douglas mine, mineral separation plant and associated infrastructure. The project approved is larger than the original proposal. The initial capacity of the mineral separation plant has been almost doubled from 30 to 55 tonnes per hour. Click for more details...

BASSGAS PROJECT - YOLLA/WHITE IBIS
Mining (Offshore - oil & gas) project In The Offshore Council Area of Resource - Gas - Offshore type. The Bassgass project initially involves the development of the Yolla field, located in Bass Strait, 147 km from the southern Victorian coast. The field will supply enough gas to service up to 67 terajoules of gas sales a day, together with substantial volumes of condensate and LPG. Sales gas production is expected to come online third quarter 2004 approx. Click for more details...

LATROBE VALLEY COAL- DEPOSIT
A project in the VIC Within La Trobe. The area covered by EL4682 surrounds Flynns Creek. Click for more details...

NORTH BIRDS PROJECT
Mining (Underground - including longwall) project In The Greater Bendigo Council Area of Private ownership. A diamond drill hole was targeted through the known mineralisation to help confirm the geological interpretation form the original RC drilling. The structure was intercepted at 46m down hold and was 10m wide. Half core assays over this interval averaged 4.4 g/t gold. Three RC drillholes located 100m south of the known mineralisation intersected old stopes. This downgrades the potential to the south. Click for more details...

KINGSTON PROJECT - MONTEGO BAY
Mining (Open Cut) project at via, Stawell, VIC 3380 of Resource - Gold type of New development. RC drilling to test the Montego Bay prospect has been completed. This prospect was defined by soil, stream sediment and rock chip sampling and extends east-northeast from the historic Kingston mine. The surface gold anomaly is associated with a conspicuous east-northeast striking quartz-breccia ridge with a strike extent of about 500 m. The drilling programme comprised 1,706 m in 16 holes which tested approx 400 m of the strike extent of the surface anomaly. Click for more details...

UGS PROJECT
Private ownership Mining (Offshore - oil & gas) project In The Colac-Otway Council Area for New development. To drill 3 observation wells in the immediate vicinity of the proposed underground gas storage facility. Click for more details...

PATRICIA BALEEN GAS PROJECT
Currently at the Construction stage In Gippsland Basin is a project estimated to be $ 20000000. This project The offshore Baleen-3 development well has been completed as a future gas producer and flowed 764,600 cubic metres of gas per day through a 51mm surface choke. The offshore Patricia-2 development well has been completed as a future gas producer and flowed 790,000 cubic metres of gas per day through a 51mm choke. Click for more details...

MELBOURNE TROUGH COALBED METHANE GAS PROJECT - COBBLEDICK/POINT COOK/PORTHEATH
Mining (Onshore - oil & gas) New project at 18km south of Bacchus Marsh, Oak Park, VIC 3046. This type is Resource - Coalbed Methane Gas with Private ownership. The Victorian Department of Natural Resources and Environment has granted the necessary approval for Eastern Star Gas to commence its 5 well coalbed methane pilot production trial in the Melbourne Trough brown coals. The planned Oak Park pilot production trial is designed to test whether the Maddingly seam in EL 4507 is capable of producing significant volumes of gas at commercially viable rates. Wells will be drilled into the target seam on each corner of a 300m by 300m square, with a fifth well drilled in the centre of the square. An electric submersible pump will be installed in each well and operated continuously for an initial six month period with the aim of preferentially de-watering the area surrounding the central well. Water production and any gas production will be monitored regularly during the initial six month pilot production trial. Click for more details...

BALLARAT EAST GOLD PROJECT - WOOLSHED GULLY DECLINE
Mining (Underground - including longwall) project In The Ballarat Council Area of Decline Development type. Includes development, ground support and services works. Click for more details...

NEW BENDIGO GOLD PROJECT
Mining (Underground - including longwall) project at Via, Bendigo, VIC 3550 of Mining Equipment - Supply type of New development. Includes 2 Boom Jumbos, 1 Boom JUMBO, Rodbolter, Longhole Drill and 7 cubic metre loader. Click for more details...

BALLARAT EAST GOLD PROJECT
Via, Ballarat, VIC 3350 Has Ballarat East Gold Project currently at Construction stage. Includes geotechnical drilling of ventilation shaft, drilling from surface to define resource cross sections on Sulieman and first chance lines, drilling targets from surface on Yarrowee Creek anticline. Click for more details...

SOUTH EAST SOUTH AUSTRALIA PIPELINE - POOLAIJELO TO LADBROKE GROVE
Natural Gas Pipeline New project In The Various Council Area. The pipeline will be 45 km long and 200 mm in diameter. Click for more details...

OTWAY BASIN PILOT PROJECT - PILOT PLANT
Mining (Onshore - oil & gas) project at 2 km west of, Curdie Vale, VIC 3268 for New. The CO2 source for the project will be natural gas with a high CO2 content. The CO2 will be separated and compressed, transported by pipeline and then selectively injected into storage horizons potentially ranging in depth from below 1000 metres to almost 2000 metres. Extensive modelling and monitoring programmes will be a major part of this project, to ensure that the movement of CO2 can be predicted and to assess different monitoring technologies. Click for more details...

MURRAY BASIN STAGE 2 - KWR MINERAL SANDS PROJECT - MINING CONTRACT
Mining Contract - Open Cut project at 28 km east of, Ouyen, VIC 3490 in the Mining (Open Cut). For the open cut mining contract to use a 900 tonne re-locatable mining unit. Click for more details...

INGLEWOOD GOLDFIELD PROJECT - PLANT RECOMMENCEMENT
Private ownership Mining (Open Cut) project In The Greater Bendigo Council Area for New development. A project on the historic Central Victorian Inglewood goldfield. Based on a resource estimate of 235,000 ounces (oz) from historic open pit & underground deposits. Recommissioning of the 90,000tpa CIP/CIL gold processing plant with associated equipment upgrades. Click for more details...

INGLEWOOD GOLDFIELD PROJECT - PLANT RECOMMENCEMENT
Private ownership Mining (Underground - including longwall) project In The Greater Bendigo Council Area for New development. A project on the historic Central Victorian Inglewood goldfield. Based on a resource estimate of 235,000 ounces (oz) from historic open pit & underground deposits. Recommissioning of the 90,000tpa CIP/CIL gold processing plant with associated equipment upgrades. Click for more details...

SANDY CREEK PROJECT
Sandy Creek Project is currently at the Exploration, Drilling, Survey & Assessment stage, valued at about $ 1000000 it is A program to test the potential for additional high grade mineralisation. Click for more details...

INGLEWOOD OPEN CUT GOLD PROJECT - RESOURCE
Currently at the Construction stage In Greater Bendigo is a project estimated to be $ 10000000. This project Initial feedstock is 120 000 tonnes of tailings at approximately 1 g/t. Processing of high grade Maxwell Mine ore and ore from other sources will commence thereafter. The plant capacity is approximately 15t/hr of hard rock and 50t/hr of alluvial or pre-crushed tailings/ore. Deposits on the Inglewood goldfield are structurally controlled by the intersection of oblique faulting which produces steep plunging high-grade shoots. Click for more details...

INTERNATIONAL POWER HAZELWOOD PULLEYS
A project in the VIC Within La Trobe. For the manufacture, supply and delivery of 3 x EA pulleys for conveyors within an open cut mine. Click for more details...

FRANKLIN RESOURCES JOINT VENTURE GOLD PROJECT
Currently at the Exploration, Drilling, Survey & Assessment stage In La Trobe is a project estimated to be $ 2000000. This project The tenement covers the interpreted north-eastern extension of the strategically important Ross Creek Line of Mineralisation. Click for more details...

GRAYBRIDGE PROJECT - HEAVY MINERAL SANDS RESOURCE
Graybridge Project - Heavy Mineral Sands Resource is currently at the Early Planning stage, valued at about $ 2000000 it is Indicated and Inferred Resource of 47.6 Mt with 3.42% THM and 15.8% Zircon has been defined. Click for more details...

JACARANDA RIDGE #2 PEL 255 PROJECT
A project in the VIC Within Otway Basin. Reserves report of 36 844 1P (proven) boe (barrel of oil equivalent), 131 000 2P (probable) boe and 280 655 3P (possible) boe. Click for more details...

YALLOURN JOINT VENTURE COAL OPERATIONS - YALLOURN COAL FIELD REALIGNMENT PROJECT
Mining (Open Cut) project at Eastern Rd, Yallourn North, VIC 3825 for New. A project to reduce overburden removal in the southeast portion of the coal fields supplying the Yallourn W Power Station by boundary alteration. Relocation further to the east of the Maryvale Coal Field boundary. Coal & overburden systems to be located on this field's western batter with overburden placement at the base of the adjacent, currently producing East Field Mine. Construction activities associated with conveyors to include embankments & formation across the East Field Mine, footing installations as well as mechanical, structural & electrical installation. Associated infrastructure to include roads & ramps, installation of high voltage reticulation & fire services reticulation. Diversion also of the Morwell West Drain as its upper reaches will be subject to mining. Click for more details...

WOODS POINT GOLD PROJECT - MORNING STAR MINE
A project in the VIC Within Mansfield Shire. 2008 drilling at the former Morning Star Mine intersected 2 new highly mineralised zones (Kenny & Maxwell) around 250m from the surface. The resulting maiden total resource estimate (measured + indicated + inferred) came in at 4.6 million tonnes (Mt) for 910,000oz contained gold including 2Mt @11.2g/t underground resource for 726,000oz contained gold & 2.6Mt @ 2.1g/t of surface resource for 184,000oz. In 2009 a pilot mining program of the Maxwell Reef (average 12g/t gold) was underway to extract 3000t of ore. Access to the 217m deep reef to be via an exploration decline to be constructed from the existing Morning Star Mine main shaft between levels 8 & 9. An initial production rate of at least 50t per day anticipated. Other 2009 activity included refurbishment of Plats between levels 3 & 9, installing air & water services to Level 6 (Burn's Reef), laying of rail to level 4 (Dickenson's Stope) as well as power, pumping & mine communications upgrades. Further underground exploration included sampling at Level 6 (Dickenson's & Burn's Reefs) & the Morning Star adit (Age of Progress/Stackpoole Reef). Investigation underway on the main shaft winding mechanism to ensure it can cope with increasing production. Click for more details...

INGLEWOOD GOLDFIELD PROJECT - WOLFF SHOOT OPEN CUT
Mining (Open Cut) New project at 45km northwest of, Bendigo, VIC 3552. This type is Resource - Gold with Private ownership. Establishment of open cut operations 400m south of the existing Maxwells underground mine shaft. In May 2009 Wolff Shoot open cut resource estimate stood at 102,900t @ 2% gold for 6600 ounces & 19,500t for 11,900 ounces of gold underground. An initial box cut expected to be 150m long, up to 3m wide & 50m deep. A decline to be built out from the side of the pit to access deposits 60m approx below ground. Click for more details...

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