Starting with a come-and-try session at Ray Finlayson Sporting Complex on Sunday, the five-week competition would be the first of its kind for the Goldfields.
Concerns were raised in a report put to City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder councillors in December last year that the operator of the tourist mine might sever its commitments to the facility.
The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder “has lost confidence” in the racing club’s ability to deliver the annual Race Round to an acceptable standard
The Goldfields-focused nickel hopeful riding a wave of investor support after a recent nickel-copper sulphide discovery has been asked to explain itself after a sharp rise in its share price.
Northern Goldfields-focused Red 5 is hailing a “transitional year” for the company as it charges ahead with plans to develop a standalone plant at its King of the Hills goldmine near Leonora.
A cashed-up, emerging producer intent on bringing an historic mine near Leinster back into production hopes it will be close to mining the project this time next year.
St Barbara Mining remains committed to the troubled Gwalia gold mine after yesterday touching on plans for the operation on the outskirts of Leonora.
Horizon Minerals has snapped up more ground in the Goldfields in its ongoing bid to pile on the gold ounces destined for its flagship Boorara project 10km east of Kalgoorlie-Boulder.
The company that raised eyebrows across the world with its monster coarse gold specimens from the Beta Hunt mine near Kambalda believes there is also a promising future for nickel at the project.
Estrella Resources has ramped up its charm offensive by showing off its prized drill core from a recent nickel hit on the sidelines of the Diggers & Dealers Mining Forum.
The hard border may have kept COVID out of WA but some miners seeking specialist skills are starting to feel the pinch. FIFO workers stuck on site are also now pushing for Christmas travel.
Jason Mennell and Tom Zaunmayr
Boss Jake Klein says the asset is back in the good books after its share of problems.
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