Rox Resources has announced a maiden inferred mineral resource for its Olympia nickel-copper-cobalt-platinum group elements deposit near Laverton in Western Australia. 

The wind-up of Michael Fotios’ Eastern Goldfields has been cancelled after payment of the debt which triggered the order.

South Australian iron ore producer CU-River Mining Australia has reached its milestone one million tonne production target in just over 12 months.

The Association of Mining and Exploration Companies has looked outside the mining sector to find a new chief executive to replace long-serving boss Simon Bennison.

Whitehaven Coal has delivered a sharply higher full-year profit as well as its first dividend in more than four years on the back of growing production and a surge in coal prices.

Billionaire Andrew Forrest has finally won his years-long fight to prevent sand mining on his family cattle station in the Pilbara, after the High Court today ruled in his favour and against the mining company wanting to work near his Minderoo station homestead.

Evolution Mining has confirmed its commitment to exploration at its Mungari operations near Kalgoorlie-Boulder, contributing $10-12 million of a $25-30m exploration budget to the gold mine this financial year.

The former Chief Executive of one of Australia’s biggest Aboriginal corporations, who is accused of a $350,000 rip-off from his former employers, has signalled he intends to use the lack of action against him by the Federal regulator as a defence in a legal bid to get the money back.

Mineral Resources has led a pack of Pilbara and Mid West miners reporting mainly better financial results on the back of higher iron prices, handing down a $201 million annual profit.

A Supreme Court judge has ordered Michael Fotios’ Eastern Goldfields be wound up and have liquidators appointed to it.

Iluka Resources has widened its first-half loss to $81.5 million, from a $20.9 million loss in the prior corresponding period, dragged down by a $165 million hit in impairment and redundancy costs.