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Tanami Mine - Wikipedia

Gold was discovered in the Tanami Desert by Alan Davidson. He arrived in the area in 1898 prospecting until 1901. He took the name Tanami for the region from local Aboriginal people who visited his camp. "On inquiry [he] learned that the native name of the rockholes (from [which the party obtained water] was Tanami, and that they "never died," he said. Davidson showed the gold specimens to these Aboriginal people, who recognised it and described "mobs of similar stone to the east, together with a large creek …

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The Granites Gold Mine - Australian Institute of Geoscientists

Gold discoveries by NFM, some 30km west of The Granites, at Dead Bullock Soak and Callie resulted in more mines but these are not covered by this talk. Tom has over 35 years’ experience working as an exploration geologist, mainly in gold and base metals and, more recently, in industrial minerals, principally kaolin.

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Newmont's Tanami gold mine completes 3.2-kilometre ...

The Granites Gold Mine in the Tanami Desert has just completed a 3.2-kilometre decline as part of its $120 million expansion. Audio Player failed to load. Try to Download directly (4.36 MB)

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The Granites Airport - Wikipedia

The Granites Airport (IATA: GTS, ICAO: YTGT) is located at The Granites, a large gold mine in the Tanami Desert in the Northern Territory of Australia.A $5.1 million upgrade to the airport was completed in 2012, sealing the runway and allowing all-weather jet operations catering to approximately 950 Fly-in fly-out workers employed at the remote site.

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Granites (Tanami Operations) gold mine Report | Wood …

Granites (Tanami Operations) gold mine Report summary Granites (Tanami Operations) consists of the Granites treatment plant and mining operations, located in the Northern Territory approximately 550 kilometres northwest of Alice Springs and the Dead Bullock Soak mining operations, approximately 40 kilometres west of the Granites.

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Gold | Resourcing the Territory

Gold is processed at a plant at The Granites, 40km east of the mine. Edna Beryl – Territory Resources Pty Ltd: Warramunga Province. 7000 t @ 29 g/t Au (non-JORC compliant) ... The Pine Creek Orogen has a 150 year history of gold mining with more than 4 million ounces of gold produced.

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Gold | Resourcing the Territory

Gold is processed at a plant at The Granites, 40km east of the mine. Edna Beryl – Territory Resources Pty Ltd: Warramunga Province. 7000 t @ 29 g/t Au (non-JORC compliant) ... The Pine Creek Orogen has a 150 year history of gold mining with more than 4 million ounces of gold produced.

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Granites (Tanami Operations) gold mine Report | Wood …

Granites (Tanami Operations) gold mine Report summary Granites (Tanami Operations) consists of the Granites treatment plant and mining operations, located in the Northern Territory approximately 550 kilometres northwest of Alice Springs and the Dead Bullock Soak mining operations, approximately 40 kilometres west of the Granites.

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big truck granites gold mine. - YouTube

18-1-2011· Northern Territory Australia Tanami Desert Massive ! fully loaded with gold ore. 90 kph. Skip navigation Sign in. Search. ... big truck granites gold mine. Andrewgft. Loading ... Stawell Gold Mine ...

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Territory Stories: The Granites Gold Mine

The Granites goldmine right in the centre of the desert, has been known to produce the fabulously rich yield of 2,000 ozs. to the ton in small leaders. Aeriel view. No date. No attribution.

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The Granites Gold Project-A Mineral Project within ...

North Flinders Mines Limited (N.F.M.) is an Australian-owned mineral exploration and mining company based in South Australia. In the 1970’s it researched the prospectiveness of the Tanami (central western region of the N.T.) for the identification of possible economic gold deposits. Having outlined the potential for such a deposit at The Granites (550 km. N.W....

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Video 19 - Tanami Track - To the Granites Gold Mine Turn ...

15-12-2012· DashCam video of the Tanami Track. This provides you with the ability to virtually drive in the Australian outback. This section takes you another ~28km to the Granites Gold Mine Turn Off.

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Geology of the Tanami gold mine, Northern Territory - …

The Tanami Gold Mine (TGM) is situated 600km NW of Alice Springs in the Paleoproterozoic 'Granites-Tanami Inlier' of Northern Australia. The deposit, which was discovered in 1904 and has been mined intermittently since, is one of several gold-only deposits that occur in the inlier. The host rocks to gold mineralisation at the TGM are a sequence of northwest-dipping, interbedded tholeiitic ...

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The Warlpiri People and Newmont Mining - Austrade

The Granites and Dead Bullock Soak mines have been owned by one of the world’s leading gold producers, Newmont Mining Corporation, since 2002. The mines have produced around 8 million ounces of gold over the past 20 years and have reserves to sustain production for roughly another ten years.

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Airlines that fly to Granites - Skyscanner

Airlines flying to Granites are listed here. You can view route information for airlines that fly to Granites, compare the prices of both low cost and traditional airlines which fly to Granites and book your flights by clicking the links below

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Tanami Newmont | | MiningLink - The largest & most …

Tanami-Newmont Gold Processed at the Granites. The Granites Gold processing Plant is 40 kilometres from the Callie underground mine via an all weather road from Dead Bullock Soak. The treatment plant consists of a crushing and grinding facility and a carbon-in- pulp (CIP) circuit.

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Territory Stories: The Granites Gold Mine

The Granites goldmine right in the centre of the desert, has been known to produce the fabulously rich yield of 2,000 ozs. to the ton in small leaders. Aeriel view. No date. No attribution.

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Modelling gold potential in the Granites-Tanami Orogen, …

Probably not relevant as gold mineralisation in the Granites-Tanami Orogen predated the main, post-1800 Ma unconformity: Strain shadows around intrusive bodies: Unclear whether this was of importance or not. When intrusions are buffered to 2500 m, greater 30 (or 25% of) gold deposits (including The Granites) fall within the buffer zones.

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The Granites Gold Project-A Mineral Project within ...

North Flinders Mines Limited (N.F.M.) is an Australian-owned mineral exploration and mining company based in South Australia. In the 1970’s it researched the prospectiveness of the Tanami (central western region of the N.T.) for the identification of possible economic gold deposits. Having outlined the potential for such a deposit at The Granites (550 km. N.W....

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Video 19 - Tanami Track - To the Granites Gold Mine Turn ...

15-12-2012· DashCam video of the Tanami Track. This provides you with the ability to virtually drive in the Australian outback. This section takes you another ~28km to the Granites Gold Mine Turn Off.

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The Granites Gold Mine Upgrading of Gravity …

The Granites Gold Mine has far exceeded the design capacity of 300,000 tonne per annum during its first sixteen months of operation. The presence of considerable free coarse gold has made it imperative that the gravity section operate at maximum efficiency. The inadequacy of acid digest- ing facilities and trying climatic conditions prompted management to...

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The Granites Gold Mine - Wikimapia

The Granites Gold Mine Australia ... mine Add category Upload a photo Nearby cities: Halls Creek, Tennant Creek, Northern Territory, Katherine. Coordinates: 20°32'35"S 130°19'33"E. Add your comment in english Add comment for this object. Your comment ...

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Early Proterozoic metamorphism at The Granites gold …

Peak metamorphism at The Granites at approximately 600 degrees C and approximately 3.5 kbars occurred during the development of near-vertical foliations and associated stretching fabrics and, in keeping with many Australian Proterozoic metamorphic belts, was followed by isobaric cooling, reflecting the extremely transient nature of the thermal perturbation.

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Tanami Newmont | | MiningLink - The largest & most …

Tanami-Newmont Gold Processed at the Granites. The Granites Gold processing Plant is 40 kilometres from the Callie underground mine via an all weather road from Dead Bullock Soak. The treatment plant consists of a crushing and grinding facility and a carbon-in- pulp (CIP) circuit.

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Australia - The Granites Gold Mine, Tanami Desert, …

Mine Rescue Training, The Granites Gold Mine, Jan 2000 by Doug Rohde Gold Pour, The Granites Gold Mine, Sept 2000 by Doug Rohde In my office, Tanami Mine, March 2000 by Doug Rohde Surface Dril Rig Hits Power LIne, Dead Bullock Soak, April 2000 by Doug Rohde Surface Dril ...

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Newmont has the largest gold reserve base in the industry underpinned by our world-class ore bodies in top tier jurisdictions. Learn More

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