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COVID-19 Updates for resources sector: fee relief | To report a serious incident to DEM, as required by Section 85(2) of the Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Act 2000, licensees should contact the serious incident reporting hotline on: (08) 8463 6666. For more information please visit the Compliance and Monitoring webpage | DEM-ERD has just released the first “Basin in a Box” data-package covering the Simpson and Pedirka Basins. The dataset is available via the “Data and Publications” page. Each package is a consolidated set of seismic and well data to facilitate new ventures and exploration assessments of frontier basins in South Australia. Data releases for other frontier basins will follow. | Changes to data submission requirements during COVID-19 restrictions. For further information see here.

Forthcoming conferences and events

Geological Survey of South Australia (GSSA) Discovery Day 2020

GSSA Discovery DayWednesday 25 November - Field trip: Hallett Cove geological trail
Thursday 26 November - Discovery Day: in person, online and on-demand

Updates on current government geoscience initiatives and the latest innovative work of the GSSA and key collaborators

Registration essential for:

  • Hallett Cove field trip (30 places available)
  • In person attendance at Discovery Day (limited to 150 people)
  • Access to live-streamed event

Register here


South Australian Exploration & Mining Conference (SAEMC)

Friday 27 November, Adelaide Convention Centre

Active mineral explorers and miners present succinct technical updates of their activities and flagship South Australian mines and exploration projects.

Register here

The Department for Energy and Mining sponsors this event.

Note: This event is subject to the uncertainties of the COVID-19 pandemic and associated travel and social gathering restrictions. The SAEMC organisers will keep you informed of any changes to the format.

Previous conferences and events

Copper to the World 2020 conference

22 to 23 June 2020: Adelaide, South Australia
Copper to the World 2020 Conference
The fourth annual C2TW conference includes international perspectives, updates on technology and innovation discussion on the future focus of low impact copper mining, exploration and discovery updates