Uranium mining in Australia
Radioactive ores were first extracted at Radium Hill in 1906, and Mount Painter in South Australia in the 1930s, to recover radium for medical use. Several hundred kilograms of uranium were also prod...
Uranium mining in Australia - Wikipedia
List of inquiries into uranium mining in Australia
This is a List of Australian inquiries and reports relating to uranium mining issues.
For several decades uranium mining has been a major part of the Australian political landscape, with oppositio...
List of inquiries into uranium mining in Australia - Wikipedia
List of uranium mines
Uranium production is carried out in about 20 countries around the world, producing a cumulative total of 54,610 tonnes of uranium (tU). The countries where more than 100 tU/year production reported a...
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Uranium in Western Australia
Western Australia has considerable reserves of Uranium, but to date no mined uranium has been exported from Western Australia. There has been considerable opposition to the uranium and nuclear industr...
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Honeymoon Uranium Mine
The Honeymoon Mine is Australia's fourth uranium mine and Australia's second operating in-situ recovery mine and began production in 2011. The Honeymoon mine is owned by JSC Atomenergoprom, a subsidi...
El Sherana
El Sherana is a now-abandoned uranium, gold and silver mining base in the South Alligator River valley of the Northern Territory, Australia. The site was discovered in 1954 by a team led by Joe Fische...
Olympic Dam mine
The Olympic Dam mine is a large poly-metallic underground mine located in South Australia, 550 km NNW of Adelaide. It is the fourth largest copper deposit and the largest known single deposit of ...
Wiluna uranium mine
The Wiluna uranium mine is a proposed uranium mine in Western Australia. The mine project, owned by Toro Energy Ltd, located 30 kilometres (19 mi) south of the mining town of Wiluna. The propos...
Three mine policy
The three mine policy, introduced in 1984 and abandoned in 1996, was a policy of the government of Australia to limit the number of uranium mines in the country to three.
The foundations of the th...
Paladin Energy
Paladin Energy Ltd is a Western Australian based uranium production company.It currently has two operating mines in Africa, the Langer Heinrich mine (LHM), in Namibia, and the Kayelekera mine (KM), in...
Lake Way mine
The Lake Way mine is a large mine located in the western part of Australia in Western Australia. Lake Way represents one of the largest uranium reserves in Australia having estimated reserves of 20 mi...
Yeelirrie uranium project
The Yeelirrie uranium project is a proposed uranium mining project, located approximately 70 km south west of Wiluna, in the Mid West region of Western Australia.The name Yeelirrie is taken from ...
Wild Horse (mining company)
Wild Horse is an Australian-based, international uranium company focused on the development of supplies to the United States and Europe. The company aims to have uranium production by 2010 from its pr...
Four Mile uranium mine
Four Mile is Australia's fifth uranium mine. It is sited in the Frome Basin in far north of the state of South Australia, around 600 kilometres (370 mi) north of the state capital, Adelaide. It i...
Supervising Scientist
The Supervising Scientist is a statutory office under Australian law, originally created to assist in the monitoring of what was then one of the world's largest uranium mines, the Ranger Uranium Mine....
BHP Billiton
BHP Billiton is an Anglo-Australian multinational mining, metals and petroleum company headquartered in Melbourne, Australia. It is the world's largest mining company measured by 2013 revenues.BHP Bil...
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Mary Kathleen, Queensland
Mary Kathleen was a mining settlement in the northwestern part of Queensland, Australia. It is located in the Selwyn Range between Mount Isa and Cloncurry.Mary Kathleen was first settled during the 18...
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Lake Maitland mine
The Lake Maitland mine is a large mine located in the western part of Australia in Western Australia. Lake Maitland represents one of the largest uranium reserves in Australia having estimated reserve...
Australian Uranium Association
The Australian Uranium Association was an Australian industry trade group which represented companies involved in uranium exploration, mining and export. It operated from September 2006 until 2013, af...
Mount Gee
Mount Gee is located in the northern Flinders Ranges within the Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary, and is part of the Mount Painter inlier. It was named after a mining warden, Lionel Gee.Recently Mount G...
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Lake Maitland
Lake Maitland is a dry lake approximately 100 km south east of Wiluna, in the Mid West region of Western Australia.The Lake Maitland project was being pursued by Canadian company Mega Uranium. Mega te...
Heathgate Resources
Heathgate Resources Pty Ltd is a uranium mining company owned by the US-based nuclear company, General Atomics. Heathgate owns and operates the Beverley and Beverley North uranium mines which are loca...
WMC Resources
WMC Resources Limited was an Australian diversified mining and fertilizer company formerly listed on the Australian Stock Exchange. WMC was an acronym for Western Mining Corporation. It was delisted o...
Compass Resources
Compass Resources NL is an Australian mining and mineral exploration company listed on the Australian Stock Exchange and currently in voluntary administration since 29 January 2009.The company's main ...
Energy Resources of Australia
Energy Resources of Australia Ltd (ASX: ERA) is a public company based in Australia. It is a subsidiary of the Rio Tinto Group which owns 68.4% of the company. The chairman is Peter McMahon and C...
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Uranium mining in Kakadu National Park
Kakadu National Park, located in the Northern Territory of Australia, possesses within its boundaries a number of large uranium deposits. The uranium is legally owned by the Australian Government, and...
Uranium mining in Kakadu National Park - Wikipedia
Lake Way
Lake Way is a dry lake approximately 15 km south of Wiluna, in the Mid West region of Western Australia. It also gives its name to a nearby cattle station, the Lake Way Station.The lake, dry exce...