Gold (Au) and silver (Ag)
|Company:||Challenger Gold Operations Pty Ltd (Receivers and Managers appointed - Administrators appointed)|
Conventional open pit mine, crushing facilities, a heap leach pile, gold processing plant, waste rock storage, accommodation village and other minor infrastructure
|Location||416 km northwest of Port Augusta and 3 km west of Tarcoola|
Download map showing location of Tarcoola tenements via the South Australian Resources Information Gateway (SARIG).
|The deposit||Gold mineralisation hosted within sedimentary rocks of the Tarcoola Formation and granite.|
|Resource estimates and production estimates|
Company released resource estimates and production statistics are summarised in South Australia's major operating/approved mines: resources estimates and production statistics (PDF, updated regularly).
|Documents and reports|
Mining lease proposal:
Mining lease assessment documents:
This annual compliance report is currently under review for compliance with Regulation 86 of the Mining Act 1971 and may be subject to change.