Miner’s Monthly: May 2024

Reminder to not miss resources minister’s speech in Blackball on 23rd of May Minerals West Coast would like to remind its members that the government’s resources minister, Shane Jones, will …

Miner’s Monthly: April 2024

Minister for resources to deliver speech in Blackball The coalition government’s minister for resources, Shane Jones, will be coming to the West Coast next month to outline his vision for …

Miner’s Monthly: February 2024

Gold discoveries worth billions of dollars make headlines in the Press January coverage in The Press covered the ongoing work of many large explorers and miners on the West Coast, …

Miners’ Monthly: December 2023

Patrick Phelps returns to Minerals West Coast following election loss Following a tilt as an independent candidate for the West Coast-Tasman seat, Patrick Phelps has returned to his former role as …

Miner’s monthly: July 2023

Impacts on mining from National Policy Statement for Indigenous Biodiversity In  July the Ministry for the Environment published the finalised National Policy Statement for Indigenous Biodiversity. This policy statement, in …

Miner’s Monthly: May 2023

Strong turnout for West Coast Minerals forum in Westport About 170 delegates attended the 2023 West Coast Minerals Forum at the Westport’s NBS Theatre in mid-may. Forum delegates heard about …

Miner’s Monthly: March 2023

Minerals West Coast Forum 2023 Minerals West Coast’s forum is set to be held in Westport on the 17th of May 2023. The lineup of speakers and presentations will allow …

Miner’s Monthly: December 2022

Online campaign clocks 1,000,000+ views A video pushing for miners to retain the right to apply for access to New Zealand’s public conservation land has gathered more than a million …

Miner’s Monthly: November 2022

WorkSafe workshop fast approaching Minerals West Coast’s WorkSafe alluvial gold mining and quarrying regulations workshop is being held in Hokitika on Tuesday the 13th of December from 1:00pm-5:00pm. Mine managers …