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Notice is hereby given in accordance with Section 28(5) of the Mining Act 1971, that the Minister for Energy and Mining proposes to grant exploration licences over the undermentioned areas.

DateApplicant/sLocation Pastoral lease/sTerm Area in km2 Reference and map
24 September 2020Rifle Resources Pty LtdMelton Station area - approximately 30km northwest of YuntaMeltonTwo years1622020/00108 Plan and coordinates (PDF 293 KB)
24 September 2020Renascor Resources LimitedMalbooma Railway Station area - approximately 30km northwest of TarcoolaWilgena, MulgathingTwo years322020/00110 Plan and coordinates (PDF 239 KB)
24 September 2020OZ Exploration Pty LtdAnna Creek area - approximately 90km east-southeast of Coober PedyAnna CreekTwo years6892020/00113 Plan and coordinates (PDF 328 KB)
24 September 2020Archimedes Consulting Pty Ltd; Antonio BelperioStuarts Creek area - approximately 105km west of MarreeStuart CreekOne year1972020/00114 Plan and coordinates (PDF 250 KB)
24 September 2020SA Exploration Pty LtdOutalpa area - approximately 220km east of Port AugustaOutalpa, Abminga, Waiwera, Oulnina, Weekeroo, FlorinaTwo years3422020/00115 Plan and coordinates (PDF 278 KB)
24 September 2020SA Exploration Pty LtdMount Victor Station area - approximately 170km northeast of Port PirieKoonamore, Mount Victor, Florina, Winnininnie, MeltonTwo years2062020/00116 Plan and coordinates (PDF 288 KB)
24 September 2020Rifle Resources Pty LtdMelton Station area - approximately 25km northwest of YuntaMinburra, Koonamore, Winnininnie, MeltonTwo years4442020/00118 Plan and coordinates (PDF 525 KB)
24 September 2020Indiana Resources LimitedMulgathing area - approximately 65km west of TarcoolaWilgena, Mulgathing, MobelllaTwo years8892020/00119 Plan and coordinates (PDF 326 KB)
24 September 2020Indiana Resources LimitedBulgunnia area - approximately 50km north of TarcoolaWilgena, Bulgunnia, McDouall Peak, Commonwealth HillTwo years9922020/00120 Plan and coordinates (PDF 248 KB)
24 September 2020Rifle Resources Pty LtdMinburra Plain area - approximately 45km west-northwest of YuntaMinburra, MeltonTwo years4632020/00121 Plan and coordinates (PDF 308 KB)
24 September 2020SA Exploration Pty LtdMcDouall Peak area - approximately 90km northeast of TarcoolaBulgunnia, Mount Eba, McDouall PeakTwo years9692020/00122 Plan and coordinates (PDF 465 KB)
17 September 2020Panda Mining Pty LtdMount Rose area - approximately 50 km northeast of Leigh CreekYankaninna, Mount Serle, Mount LyndhurstTwo years2372020/00057 Plan and coordinates (PDF 337 KB)
17 September 2020Obsidian Mining Corporation Pty LtdDawson area - approximately 20 km northeast of Peterborough Two years9992020/00099 Plan and coordinates (PDF 602 KB)
17 September 2020Copar Resources Pty LtdHolowiliena south - area approximately 75 km northeast of QuornHolowiliena South, Three Creeks, Wilcowie, Minburra, Witchitie, BarattaTwo years4972020/00101 Plan and coordinates (PDF 370 KB)
17 September 2020Tigers Dominion Group Pty LtdMulgathing area - approximately 35km west-southwest of TarcoolaMulgathingTwo years942020/00102 Plan and coordinates (PDF 310 KB)
17 September 2020Yandan Gold Mines Pty LtdOakden Hills area - approximately 40 km south of WoomeraOakden Hills, YalymbooTwo years3362020/00103 Plan and coordinates (PDF 341 KB)
17 September 2020Halona Holdings Pty Ltd, Metal Ventures Pty LimitedNilpinna Station area - approximately 130 km northeast of Coober PedyThe Peake, Nilpinna, Anna CreekTwo years6242020/00105 Plan and coordinates (PDF 300 KB)
17 September 2020Indiana Resources LimitedWilgena area - approximately 195 km west-northwest of WoomeraWilgena, North WellTwo years5342020/00106 Plan and coordinates (PDF 372 KB)
17 September 2020Indiana Resources LimitedWilgena area - approximately 30 km northwest of KingoonyaNorth WellTwo years502020/00109 Plan and coordinates (PDF 237 KB)
03 September 2020South Australian Coal Pty LtdLake Phillipson area - approx. 60 km SW of Coober PedyMabel Creek, Ingomar, Commonwealth HillFive years13612020/00045 Plan and coordinates (PDF 337 KB)
03 September 2020Cosmo Developments Pty LtdOoldea area - approximately 230 km northwest of Ceduna-Two years2482020/00059 Plan and coordinates (PDF 226 KB)
03 September 2020Havilah Resources LimitedMutooroo area - approx. 35 km SW of CockburnMutooroo, TepcoTwo years812020/00060 Plan and coordinates (PDF 234 KB)
03 September 2020FMG Resources Pty LtdPernatty area - approx. 100 km NNW of Port AugustaPernatty, South GapTwo years2992020/00061 Plan and coordinates (PDF 394  KB)
03 September 2020Uranium Generation Pty LtdMoolawatana area - approx. 130 km NE of Leigh CreekMoolawatana, Mount FreelingTwo years482020/00073 Plan and coordinates (PDF 243 KB)
03 September 2020Challenger 2 Pty Ltd & Coombedown Resources Pty LtdSandstone area - approx. 140 km NW of TarcoolaCommonwealth HillTwo years1042020/00076 Plan and coordinates (PDF 277  KB)
03 September 2020Red Tiger Resources LimitedMulgathing area - approx 80 km NW of TarcoolaMulgathing, Commonwealth HIllTwo years1962020/00095 Plan and coordinates (PDF 270  KB)
03 September 2020Fish Hawk Resources Pty LtdErudina area - approx. 120 km SE of Leigh CreekMartins Well, Erudina, Curnamona, WillippaTwo years9272020/00097 Plan and coordinates (PDF 328  KB)    
03 September 2020Fish Hawk Resources Pty LtdErudina area - approx. 110 km SE of Leigh CreekWirrealpa, Wertalona, Erudina, Martins WellTwo years9862020/00098 Plan and coordinates (PDF359  KB)
20 August 2020Havilah Resources LimitedBilleroo West area - approx. 100 km north of OlaryBilleroo West, Frome Downs, Mulyungarie, QuinyambieTwo years1522019/00149 Plan and coordinates (PDF 216 KB)
20 August 2020Havilah Resources LimitedKalabity area - approx. 40 km north of OlaryBoolcoomatta, Kalabity, KalkarooTwo years1482019/00159 Plan and coordinates (PDF 218 KB)
20 August 2020Exco Operations (SA) Pty Limited & Polymetals (White Dam) Pty LtdBulloo Creek - approx. 20 km north of OlaryBulloo Creek, Bindarrah, BoolcoomattaTwo years3432020/00044 Plan and coordinates (PDF 339 KB)
20 August 2020Leigh Creek Magnesite Pty LtdYadlakina Hut area - approx. 30 km NW of Leigh CreekMyrtle Springs, Beltana, WitchelinaOne year5422020/00054 Plan and coordinates (PDF 358 KB)
20 August 2020Endeavour Copper Gold Pty LtdWilgena area - approx. 50 km ESE of TarcoolaWilgena, North WellOne year4422020/00055 Plan and coordinates (PDF 378 KB)
20 August 2020Endeavour Copper Gold Pty LtdWilgena area - approx. 15 km south of TarcoolaWilgena, MulgathingOne year1912020/00056 Plan and coordinates (PDF 384 KB)
13 August 2020Ernies Find Pty LtdGlendambo area - approx. 100 km west of WoomeraCoondamboOne year2612020/00038 Plan and coordinates (PDF 290 KB)
13 August 2020Ernies Find Pty LtdBon Bon area - approx. 35 km NW of GlendamboBon Bon, North Well, CoondamboOne year2512020/00043 Plan and coordinates (PDF 353 KB)
13 August 2020OZ Minerals Carrapateena Pty LtdBowilia Hill area - approx. 30 km SE of Roxby DownsAndamookaTwo years442020/00049 Plan and coordinates (PDF 202 KB)
13 August 2020OZ Minerals Carrapateena Pty LtdYeltacowie area - approx. 140 km N of Port AugustaBosworth, Pernatty, ArcoonaTwo years3912020/00050 Plan and coordinates (PDF 362 KB)
13 August 2020Resource Holdings Pty LtdUno area - approx. 100 km WNW of WhyallaUno. Yeltana, BungerooOne year4962020/00052 Plan and coordinates (PDF 565 KB)
13 August 2020Lymex Tenements Pty LtdBrimpton Lake area - approx 120 km NW of Port LincolnHornes LookoutTwo years3552020/00053 Plan and coordinates (PDF 621 KB)
13 August 2020Neodymium Pty LtdWilgena area - approx. 10 km NW of TarcoolaWilgena, MulgathingOne year4352020/00072 Plan and coordinates (PDF 325 KB)
13 August 2020Strikeline Resources Pty LtdHawker area - approx. 15 km east of HawkerWorumba, Shaggy Ridge, Black Hill, Willippa, Three Creeks, WintabatinyanaTwo years4722020/00077 Plan and coordinates (PDF 547 KB)
06 August 2020Vale Australia EA Pty LtdMount Finke area - approx. 45 km SW of Tarcoola-Two years9512020/00046 Plan and coordinates (PDF 315 KB)
06 August 2020Iluka (Eucla Basin) Pty LtdFig Tree Corner area - approx. 100 km NW of Ceduna-Two years 702020/00047 Plan and coordinates (PDF 221 KB)
06 August 2020Vale Australia EA Pty LtdDeception Hill area - approx. 25 km SSW of TarcoolaWilgena, MulgathingTwo years6772020/00051 Plan and coordinates (PDF 227 KB)
06 August 2020Iluka (Eucla Basin) Pty LtdYalata area - approx. 185 km WNW of Ceduna-Two years9432020/00058 Plan and coordinates (PDF 227 KB)
06 August 2020Western Areas LimitedYellabinna area - approx. 120 km west of Tarcoola-Two years9322020/00069 Plan and coordinates (PDF 294 KB)
06 August 2020Western Areas LimitedYellabinna area - approx. 85 km west of Tarcoola-Two years7242020/00070 Plan and coordinates (PDF 282 KB)
23 July 2020ARK Energy Pty LtdArckaringa Creek area - approximately 130km north-northeast and 95km northeast of Coober PedyArckaringa, NilpinnaTwo years6732020/00009 Plan and coordinates (PDF)
23 July 2020Resource Holdings Pty LtdLake Torrens area - approximately 25km east-southeast of AndamookaWitchelinaOne year2222020/00022 Plan and coordinates (PDF)
23 July 2020Terramin Australia LimitedCambrai area - approximately 75km northeast of Adelaide-Two years892020/00040 Plan and coordinates (PDF)
23 July 2020Black Lake Pty LtdOrroroo area - approximately 40km northwest of Peterborough-Two years2802020/00062 Plan and coordinates (PDF)
23 July 2020Kilonova Metals Pty LtdMurnpeowie area - approximately 140km northeast of Leigh CreekMurnpeowieOne year4562020/00063 Plan and coordinates (PDF)
23 July 2020Kelaray Pty LtdFrome Downs - area approximately 180km northeast of PeterboroughWertaloona, Frome Downs, Curnamona, Erudina, Billeroo WestTwo years9602020/00064 Plan and coordinates (PDF)
23 July 2020Kelaray Pty LtdCurnamona area - approximately 130km northeast of OrrorooMartins Well, Willippa, Curnamona, ErudinaTwo years9472020/00065 Plan and coordinates (PDF)
23 July 2020Flinders Prospecting Pty LtdKoolunga area - approximately 25km southeast of Port Pirie-Two years6302020/00066 Plan and coordinates (PDF)
23 July 2020Flinders Prospecting Pty LtdGladstone area - approximately 10km east of Port Pirie-Two years7092020/00067 Plan and coordinates (PDF)
23 July 2020Flinders Prospecting Pty LtdWirrabara area - approximately 15km northeast of Port Pirie-Two years8592020/00068 Plan and coordinates (PDF)
23 July 2020Flinders Prospecting Pty LtdYarrah area - approximately 5km northwest of QuornYadlamalka, WilkatanaTwo years6132020/00074 Plan and coordinates (PDF)
23 July 2020Flinders Prospecting Pty LtdQuorn area - approximately 5km south of Quorn-Two years6452020/00075 Plan and coordinates (PDF)
25 June 2020Endeavour Copper Gold Pty LtdWilgena area - approx. 40 km ESE of TarcoolaNorth Well, WilgenaTwo years1092019/00063 Plan and coordinates (PDF 171 KB)
25 June 2020Endeavour Copper Gold Pty LtdWilgena area - approx. 20 km N of TarcoolaWilgenaTwo years972019/00111 Plan and coordinates (PDF 114 KB)
25 June 2020Renascor Resources LimitedFlat Hill area - approx. 25 km sW of MarreeCallanna Hill, WitchelinaOne year2832019/00160 Plan and coordinates (PDF 286 KB)
11 June 2020Energy Exploration Pty LimitedLock area - approx 80 km SW of Kimba-Two years2472020/00004 Plan and coordinates (PDF 369 KB)
11 June 2020Oodla Gold Pty LtdDawson area - approx. 30 km NE of Peterborough-Two years892020/00014 Plan and coordinates (PDF 370  KB)
11 June 2020Spencer Metals Pty LtdAlford area - approx. 70 km S of Port Pirie-Two years3512020/00019 Plan and coordinates (PDF 275 KB)
11 June 2020Eaglehawk Geological Consulting Pty Ltd; Teck Australia Pty Ltd; Variscan Mines LimitedMulyungarie area - approx 80 km NE of OlaryMulyungaire, Mundi Mundi, YarrambaOne year3412020/00030 Plan and coordinates (PDF 222 KB)
11 June 2020Challenger 2 Pty LtdCommonwealth Hill area - approx. 125 km NW of TarcoolaMobellaOne year892020/00034 Plan and coordinates (PDF 245 KB)
11 June 2020Cartwheel Minerals Pty LtdLake Gairdner area - approx. 80 km SW of WoomeraMoonareeTwo years4752020/00035 Plan and coordinates (PDF 260  KB)
11 June 2020Cartwheel Minerals Pty LtdLake Gairdner area - approx. 100 km SE of Tarcoola-Two years4012020/00036 Plan and coordinates (PDF 690 KB)
11 June 2020Cartwheel Minerals Pty LtdLake Gairdner area - approx. 100 km E of TarcoolaLake EverardTwo years9402020/00037 Plan and coordinates (PDF  356 KB)
11 June 2020Cartwheel Minerals Pty LtdLake Gairdner area - approx. 100 km SW of Woomera-Two years1922020/00039 Plan and coordinates (PDF 246  KB)
11 June 2020Cartwheel Minerals Pty LtdLake Gairdner North area - approx. 70 km SW of WoomeraCoondamboTwo years1902020/00041 Plan and coordinates (PDF 337 KB)
11 June 2020Cartwheel Minerals Pty LtdLake Gairdner South area - approx. 160 km NW of Port AugustaMoonareeTwo years11662020/00042 Plan and coordinates (PDF 355  KB)
11 June 2020Tigers Dominion Group Pty LtdAnna Creek area - approx. 110 km ESE of Coober PedyAnna CreekTwo years2092020/00048 Plan and coordinates (PDF 315 KB)