Entries by Wally Graham

Renaissance unwraps Kirgella’s Gift

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Perth-based gold exploration company Renaissance Minerals has announced results from a recent drilling program undertaken at the company’s Pinjin gold project in the Eastern Goldfields tenement package in Western Australia. Renaissance’s Eastern Goldfields tenement area is situated between Integra Mining’s Randall’s, Maxwell’s and Santa gold deposits to the south and Saracen Minerals’s […]

PMI Gold encouraged by drill results

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Toronto and Australian-listed company PMI Gold Corporation has reported some positive drilling results from an ongoing in- fill and resource extension drilling program being undertaken at the Nkran deposit. The Nkran deposit is part of the company’s 100 per cent-owned Obotan gold project in Ghana, West Africa, where PMI is currently undertaking […]

Condor eyes Pilbara manganese and iron ore

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Western Australia-focused iron ore and manganese explorer Condor Metals has received results from a reconnaissance drilling program carried out at the company’s Kallona deposit in the East Pilbara. Condor Metals identified potential targets on the tenement, covering an area approximately 14 kilometres long by five kilometres wide, after conducting mapping, surface sampling […]

Overland Resources hits development double

When a junior explorer locates one project that delivers an outstanding result and rapidly advances beyond initial expectations it could be considered lucky. When that same company is able to locate another project with potential to do the same it should be considered very good at what it is doing. Overland Resources acquired the Yukon […]

West African widens Meguet

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Burkina Faso-focused gold explorer West African Resources announced further wide gold zones from surface in RAB drilling at its Meguet prospect. Meguet is located in the southwest corner of the company’s 100%-owned Boulsa gold project, which is situated just 25 kilometres northeast of Orezone Gold Corp’s 3.5 million ounce Bombore gold deposit. […]

Carbon Conscious applauds carbon initiative

THE BOURSE WHISPERER: Carbon credit offsetting company Carbon Conscious has welcomed the passage of the Commonwealth Government’s Carbon Farming Initiative (CFI) legislation through the upper house of Federal Parliament. Carbon Conscious delivers carbon offsets via the development of forestry plantation projects. The company operates plantation forests in Western Australia’s wheatbelt region and in New Zealand, […]

Navarre begins exploration at Tandarra

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Having raised $3.2 million from a recent entitlement offer Victoria gold exploration company Navarre Minerals is set to kick off the next stage of a drilling and geophysical testing program at its Bendigo North gold project. Navarre has an air-core rig ready to commence drilling on the Tandarra prospect, located 40 kilometres […]

Gascoyne increases Glenburgh to 520,000 ounces

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Gascoyne Resources has completed a re-estimation of the company’s 100 per cent-owned Glenburgh resource. The re-estimation has been completed by incorporating results the company has received from it Stage 1 drilling program that was completed in May-June this year. The Inferred Mineral Resource at Glenburgh now stands at 13.8 million tonnes at […]

Hong Kong Hothouse keeps Humming along

Well, the footy season is almost over, it is for my footy team anyway. They seem to think Bali, Phuket, or Hong Kong to be better options than the MCG in September…have for most of their history actually. I digress, but having just come back from Hong Kong, I can actually see what they are […]

Ovoot coal gets the nod

THE BOURSE WHISPERER: Mongolia-focused coal play Aspire Mining has received the thumbs up for the coal at its wholly-owned Ovoot coking coal project, located in northern Mongolia Ovoot project. In a recently prepared marketing report international coal market consultants Wood Mackenzie confirmed coking coal from Aspire’s Ovoot project had highly attractive properties that would meet […]