Western Sydney the heart of the mining industry

Western Sydney the heart of the mining industry

October 31, 2013

There are no mining helmets; no tunnels transporting workers deep underground; no machines cutting through seams of rock and minerals. There are no resources being taken out of the ground at all.

Are you a woman with NSW mining experience?

October 30, 2013

We’re seeking information around attracting and retaining women in the NSW Mining industry, to better understand areas for improvement in the industry.

Statement on ICAC recommendations

October 30, 2013

The NSW Minerals Council broadly welcomes the recommendations outlined in the Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) Report released today.

NSW Mining Suppliers Awards winners announced

October 25, 2013

For a second year running, Hunter companies have dominated at a gala awards ceremony in Sydney that celebrates businesses servicing the state’s mining industry.

Mining direct spending worth $12.8 billion to NSW

Mining direct spending worth $12.8 billion to NSW

October 24, 2013

A new industry survey of 26 mining companies reveals direct spending of around $12.8 billion on wages, goods, services and community contributions in NSW over the 2012-13 financial year.

Mining Industry Action Plan needed to help NSW economy

October 24, 2013

The NSW Minerals Council has called for a Mining Industry Action Plan to be developed in 2014 as part of the NSW Government's Economic Development Framework.

Reducing “excessive and inefficient” red tape key to staying competitive

Reducing “excessive and inefficient” red tape key to staying competitive

October 24, 2013

Speaking at the 2013 NSW Mining Industry & Suppliers Conference, economists and politicians alike have emphasised the need to reduce red tape to keep NSW coal exports cost competitive.

Streamlining mining approvals a welcome step forward

October 17, 2013

​The NSW Minerals Council has welcomed today’s announcement by the NSW Government to streamline the regulatory framework for NSW mining by cutting red tape on mining lease approvals.

Local miners support local environmental education

October 10, 2013

Students across the Orange region are pushing ahead with school projects like planting vegetable patches, saving water, and solar energy use thanks to ongoing support from a local mining company.

Resources for Regions funding welcomed

October 10, 2013

The NSW Minerals Council welcomed today’s announcement that the State Government will invest $41.9 million in practical, local, infrastructure projects in mining communities across NSW.

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