Minerals Council asks for exploration protection at mines like Fosterville, Costerfield

Tom O'Callaghan
Updated August 30 2019 - 12:25pm, first published August 29 2019 - 2:50pm
Workers at the entrance to a mine.
Workers at the entrance to a mine.

MINERS want to protect their ability to find gold after an industry body was blindsided by a state government plan to charge royalties for digging up the precious mineral.

Subscribe now for unlimited access.

or signup to continue reading

All articles from our website & app
The digital version of Today's Paper
Breaking news alerts direct to your inbox
Interactive Crosswords, Sudoku and Trivia
All articles from the other in your area
Tom O'Callaghan

Tom O'Callaghan


I grew up in Bendigo and I want to tell your stories.

Get the latest Bendigo news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.