Tasmania's Exploration Extravaganza Week

19 April 2005


Granite at Bicheno, East Coast Tasmania (Image supplied by Mineral Resources Tasmania)

Geoscience Australia, in collaboration with Mineral Resources Tasmania and the Tasmanian Minerals Council are holding Tasmania's Exploration Extravaganza week from 22 - 27 May 2005. The week comprises a four day excursion and one day seminar on Tasmanian Palaeozoic Granites, Mineralisation and Mineral Potential, as well as a one day Exploration Conference. Attendees can register for any or all of the three events as follows:

  • Sunday 22 to Wednesday 25 May 2005: A field excursion visiting some of the most important sites for Devonian granites and granite-related mineralisation in Northern Tasmania.
  • Thursday 26 May: Seminar on the Metallogenesis of Tasmanian granites. This will be held at the Mineral Resources Tasmania Offices in Rosny Park and will feature speakers from Mineral Resources Tasmania, Geoscience Australia, Centre for Ore Deposit and Exploration Studies, industry and consultants.
  • Friday 27 May: The Tasmanian Minerals Council will host their annual Exploration Conference at The Old Woolstore Hobart. Attendees will be given an insight into the companies which are actively exploring in Tasmania - greenfields and brownfields.

Topic contact: media@ga.gov.au Last updated: October 4, 2013