TEXT BY GEOFF VIVIAN
EXPLORATION company Ausgold is inching ever closer to the day it hopes to begin open pit mining in several locations near Katanning.
CEO Matthew Greentree said the company first needed to find one million ounces of gold within its 4,031 square kilometres of leases.
“We’ve already defined 637,000 ounces; if we push that to a million that would be a fairly reasonable sized operation,” Dr Greentree said.
“That would be a trigger point to start studies and development for a
From The Great Southern Weekender Thursday, June 22, 2017 p5.