|Resource||Gold (Au), Silver|
Challenger 2 Pty Ltd
|Project status||Care and maintenance|
|Location||490 km northwest of Port Augusta|
Challenger 2 operation consists of ML 6103, ML 6457, MPL 63, MPL 65, MPL 66
Download map showing location of Challenger 2 tenements via the South Australian Resources Information Gateway (SARIG)
|The deposit||The ore zone is an elongate, tightly folded, steeply plunging ‘M’ structure hosted by Archaean aluminous metasediments. Geological work indicates that mineralisation is associated with contemporaneous volcanics.|
|Resource estimates and production estimates|
Company released resource estimates and production statistics for South Australia's major operating and approved mines are summarised in South Australia's major operating/approved mines: resources estimates and production statistics (updated regularly).
The revised program for environment protection and rehabilitation (PEPR), submitted in February 2012, has been approved.
Program for environment protection and rehabilitation (PEPR)
Annual mining compliance report (MCR)
For more information, contact:
Dept for Energy & Mining
Phone: (8) 8429 2583