Information on study pathways into the mining industry

Published: 20th November 2020

Take a look at our career information and see if there is a study or employment opportunity that is right for you.

Covid-19 Policy 2020

Published: 3rd November 2020

Exploration NSW webinars showcase latest GSNSW information for explorers

Published: 2nd September 2020

The Geological Survey of NSW is hosting four webinars in September to showcase its latest work supporting the state’s mineral exploration industry.

NSW Government geotrail unveils Warrumbungle's violent volcanic past

Published: 22nd August 2020

Locals can now journey into an ancient volcano in Warrumbungle National Park with the help of a digital geotrail that provides a first-hand look at the molten lava, fire fountains and mud flows which once covered a large part of north west NSW up to 18 million years ago.

Virtual fieldtrip and launch of Newcastle Coastal Geotrail to celebrate National Science Week

Published: 17th August 2020

The amazing geology of Newcastle’s coastline will be on display for science enthusiasts and nature lovers through a virtual fieldtrip with leading geologists and the launch of a new digital geotrail during National Science Week.

Market Interest Test Coal Operational Allocation (ELA 5922)

Published: 11th August 2020

Market interest test submission closing date: at 11:59pm (AEST)
Ulan Coal Mines Pty Ltd (ACN 000 189 248) has applied to the Department of Regional NSW, Mining, Exploration and Geoscience (MEG) for a Group 9 (Coal) exploration licence for operational allocation purposes in accordance with section 13C of the Mining Act 1992 and clause 20 of the Mining Regulation 2016.

Market Interest Test Coal Operational Allocation (ELA 5918)

Published: 11th August 2020

Metropolitan Collieries Pty Ltd (ABN 003 135 635) has applied to the Department of Regional NSW, Mining, Exploration and Geoscience (MEG) for a Group 9 (Coal) exploration licence for operational allocation purposes in accordance with section 13C of the Mining Act 1992 and clause 20 of the Mining Regulation 2016.

Market Interest Test Coal Operational Allocation (ELA 5910)

Published: 11th August 2020

Market interest test submission closing date: Monday, 14 September 2020 at 11:59pm (AEST)
CIM Stratford Pty Ltd (ABN 070 387 914) and Gloucester Coal Ltd (ABN 008 881 712) has applied to the Department of Regional NSW, Mining, Exploration and Geoscience (MEG) for a Group 9 (Coal) exploration licence for operational allocation purposes in accordance with section 13C of the Mining Act 1992 and clause 20 of the Mining Regulation 2016.

New minimum prospecting standards to improve clarity for industry and community

Published: 13th July 2020

The NSW Government has today released minimum standards to improve tenure management for mineral and coal prospecting, reduce red tape, and better guide applicants requesting the grant, renewal or transfer of exploration licences and assessment leases.

NSW Government rolls out new features for Mining Titles Management System

Published: 24th June 2020

Mining investors, explorers and industry stakeholders can now track applications in real-time and lodge renewals online, with the NSW Government today rolling out a number of Titles Management System (TMS) upgrades.