9 July 2014 | Symposium Blog

Now before I begin, I must emphasis that I am NOT a financial planner, nor do I ever want to be one. I have LJ Financial for that role as they are better placed to advise me (not that I always take their advice), and I can always blame them for my foolish ways! In this week’s blog, I want to … Read more

17 April 2014 | Symposium Blog

Well here we are the last working day before the Easter bunny arrives, and we all have some time to reflect on 2014 so far. We have just completed our 2nd investor roadshow for the year this week. I was pleased to see the great turnout we had in both Sydney and Melbourne, and to … Read more

10 April 2014 | Symposium Blog

It has been a while since I have written to our clients and customers and it feels like only yesterday I was wishing you all a very happy Christmas and new year. Well here we are already its April and 2014 seems to be flying past. Easter is upon us and the temptation to succumb … Read more

Minotaur Exploration – Copper-Gold Drill programme completed at Arthurville JV, NSW

Drilling and analyses of three IP anomalies at the Arthurville project on EL7588, 30km south-east of Dubbo NSW, was completed. Geochemical assays reveal no gold or base-metal anomalism was encountered. The programme of five reverse-circulation drill holes for 1,187 metres (Table 1), was designed to test for mineralisation and alteration associated with porphyry-style copper-gold deposits. At target A118 … Read more

Silver City Minerals – Drilling Commences a t t he Sellheim Gold Project, Queensland

Highlights First drill holes to test for gold-copper mineralisation associated with strong induced polarisation (IP) anomalies beneath the Sellheim goldfield. Anomalies thought to represent mineralisation and associated hydrothermal alteration related to igneous intrusions at depths of 100 to 200 metres below surface. 2000 metres of combined reverse circulation and diamond drilling planned in six holes. Drilling expected to take 6 to 8 weeks. Located … Read more

Opinion: Four steps to avoid Keating’s job crisis in NSW

Originally published in the Daily Telegraph, 28/03/2014. There was much backslapping and high-fiving amongst our politicians in the NSW Government last week  as new ABS data showed our state had the lowest unemployment in the country.  But could the political self-congratulation be premature? While the ABS data tells one story, another is unfolding in the … Read more

Carpentaria Exploration – Maiden indicated resource for Hawsons Iron Project

Highlights: Maiden Indicated Resource of 215 million tonnes (Mt) at 16.2% mass recovery, containing 35Mt premium-grade magnetite concentrate. Total Inferred plus Indicated Resource tonnage increased by 26% on 2010 estimate to 1.77 billion tonnes at a mass recovery of 14.9% New Indicated plus Inferred Resource contains 263Mt of premium-grade magnetite concentrate, a 20% increase on … Read more

Minotaur Exploration – Drilling underway at Catch Dam and Mingary Copper + Gold targets

Highlights Inaugural drill hole at Catch Dam targeting exceptionally strong IP chargeability anomaly for Cu+Au mineralisation Drill campaign at Mingary targeting EM conductors for Cu+Au+Pb+Zn mineralisation Drilling expected to take 3 weeks. Drill testing is underway at various new copper+gold and other base metals targets ~400 km northeast of Adelaide (Figure 1). The four-hole Diamond and Reverse Circulation drill program … Read more

Mutiny Gold – Mutiny to raise $4.15M to drill high grade gold targets at Deflector

Highlights $2.5 million raised via a Placement to Investors, including a $1.5 million Placement to leading contractor Ausdrill. $1.65 million to be received from an underwritten non-renounceable entitlement offer to shareholders. Value-add Deflector drilling programme now fully funded. Ausdrill appointed preferred Contractor for current mining services offered in Australia. Click here to read the full … Read more

Carpentaria Exploration – Positive study confirms new start-up case can significantly reduce capital costs at Hawsons

Highlights – Detailed study confirms a robust “go forward” case that matches existing infrastructure – Existing infrastructure provides significant advantages for Hawsons compared to other projects – Significantly lower capital costs – Shorter project development timeframes – Targeted free on board (FOB) costs to be very competitive reflecting low power demand, low strip ratio and … Read more

Rox Resources – Strong VTEM Results at Bonya

Highlights • VTEM survey produces a number of anomalies for evaluation and testing • Anomalies coincident with known prospects and geological trends Rox Resources Limited (ASX: RXL) (“Rox” or “the Company”) is pleased to report results from an airborne Versatile Time Domain Electro-Magnetic (VTEM) survey conducted over a large portion of the Bonya project tenements … Read more

Sprott’s Thoughts: Who Has ‘Skin in the Game’ in Your Gold Junior? – Jeff Desjardins

Today’s Sprott’s Thoughts comes from Jeff Desjardins at Tickerscores. Do management teams play alongside shareholders? Are their interests aligned? Is their main motivation to win big if the company succeeds? Or is it their monthly paycheck? This piece should help you better understand who owns most juniors, which can make you a smarter investor in the natural resource space. Sincerely, … Read more