WA gold miner Eastern Goldfields is again teetering on the brink of collapse after a proposed $75 million plan to recapitalise and rebrand the company fell through.

WA-based, West Africa-focused gold miner Resolute Mining has revealed plans to list on the London Stock Exchange.

Kalgoorlie’s Super Pit is being expanded for the first time in nine years, with the first blast of ore in the Morrison cutback occurring yesterday.

Nickel and gold miner Mincor has snared Western Areas’ David Southam to lead the restart of its Kambalda nickel mines.

Australia’s latest gold rush has maintained its momentum, with the 81 tonnes produced in the three months to the end of September just a few thousand ounces shy of the previous quarter.

If rumours of a big copper find by mining giant Rio Tinto in the East Pilbara provided the kindling, stunning drill results from London-based Greatland Gold last week lit the match.

Flexible working arrangements and unexpected career planning will be the topic of discussion at the Kalgoorlie Women in Mining’s final networking event for the year on Thursday, December 6.

Mineral Resources boss Chris Ellison has again told institutional investors blindly following proxy advisers to get off the company’s share register after it received yet another strike against its executive remuneration report.

BCI Minerals boss Alwyn Vorster has described the company’s Mardie salt project as an undeveloped tier-one asset that could become the lowest-cost producer of sulphate of potash in the world.

The Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has cleared a path for the long-delayed development of BHP’s Yakabindie nickel project, 80km north of Leinster, recommending approval for the extension of its Mt Keith operations in the northern Goldfields.

The Darlot gold mine near Leinster has celebrated its 30th anniversary and billions of dollars worth of gold production, with current owner Red 5 kicking off mining in a new high-grade area of the mine.