December 2022

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Latest advances in South Australian geoscience and resource sector news


Nickel in South Australia

Anthony Reid and Mitchell Bockmann
Geological Survey of South Australia,
Department for Energy and Mining

Paris silver deposit

Georgina Gordon1 and Ben Nicolson2
1 Geological Survey of South Australia,
Department for Energy and Mining
2 Archi Indonesia


Young Achievers 2022

Premier’s Awards 2022

Vision, innovation and excellence in the state’s energy and mining sector.

Coarse flake graphite

Critical Minerals South Australia

Project launched August 2022.

Petroleum exploration licences

New competitive tender regions

Changes to petroleum, geothermal energy and gas storage licensing.

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Discovery Day 2022

Showcasing the latest from the Geological Survey and key collaborative partners.

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GP2 gravity data release

New geological features revealed.

Neville Alley Flinders Ranges

Early Cretaceous glaciation revealed

New book out early 2023.


Spectral geoscience

Over 110 new datasets available.

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Exploration data releases

64 new company releases.

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