Useful Publications

Geoscience Australia produces a number of publications to support investors and explorers. These publications aim to inform investors and increase awareness of mineral exploration opportunities in Australia and of the pre-competitive geoscience information available to support mineral exploration in Australia.

Australia's Energy and Mineral Resources Investor Guide
A detailed guide for investors covering a variety of topics including: Exploring for minerals in Australia, Foreign investment guidelines and business entry into Australia, indigenous engagement, and mining equipment, technology and services.

Australian Mineral Exploration Review
A review of mineral exploration trends, activities and discoveries in Australia produced annually.

Australia's Identified Mineral Resources
An annual national assessment that provides a long-term view of the Australian mineral resources. The assessment also includes evaluations of long-term trends in mineral resources, world rankings, summaries of significant exploration results and brief reviews of mining industry developments.

Minerals Alert
A monthly online newsletter with product news, data releases and project highlights relating to the minerals and energy exploration industries. Sign up here.

Australian Operating Mines Map
A map showing the locations of mines operating at the end of each calendar year, developing mines, and mineral deposits in Australia.