Entries by Wally Graham

Emmerson completes Resource estimation

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Emmerson Resources has announced an Indicated and Inferred JORC Resource estimation at its Gecko and Orlando copper/gold deposits located within the Tennant Creek Mineral Field (TCMF) in the Northern Territory. The new Resource estimation has come in at of 50,800 tonnes of copper and 70,000 ounces of gold. The company said it […]

Monax begins drilling Punt Hill

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Monax Mining has commenced drilling at its flagship Punt Hill copper-gold project located within the Olympic iron-oxide copper-gold (IOCG) province in South Australia. The company has four holes, totalling 3200 metres, planned to test high-priority gravity targets. Three of the four holes will be drilled on the Yeltacowie target where the company […]

Newera encouraged by Giant drilling

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Newera Resources said it has been encouraged by the first batch of assay results it has received from to samples taken during a recently conducted aircore (AC) drilling program at the company’s Giant prospect. The Giant prospect is located within the Jailor Bore project in the Gascoyne Region, 250 kilometres northeast of […]

ActivEX forms new JV with Coppermoly

THE BOURSE WHISPERER: ActivEX has entered into a new Joint Venture in the Esk Trough area having signed a letter agreement with Coppermoly Limited for it to farm-in to ActivEX’s Esk Trough project. The Esk Trough project is a group of five EPMs located 80 kilometres west of Gympie in South East Queensland. The project […]

Tandarra tingles Navarre nerves

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Stawell‐based Victorian gold exploration company, Navarre Minerals has struck a further high‐grade gold intercept from air‐core drilling at its Tandarra prospect, located 40 kilometres north of Bendigo. The company said the AC hole intersected a peak assay of: –    1 metre at 26.2 grams per tonne gold within a 12 metre down‐hole […]

Breakaway drills Sandy Creek

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Follow-up drilling conducted by Breakaway Resources at the company’s Sandy Creek copper-gold prospect in North Queensland has returned encouraging copper-gold intersections. The company said it considered the results confirm the continuity of the mineralisation and highlight potential for extensions both along strike and down-dip. Breakaway has received assay results for the first […]

Goldminex sorts PNG drill targets

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Recent trenching work carried out by Goldminex Resources at its Unebu prospect in Papua New Guinea has produced encouraging rock chip copper and gold assays, the company said is typical of porphyry copper-gold deposits. Unebu is one of the company’s eight key prospects located within areas totalling 11 square kilometres that Goldminex […]

Terranova begins field work

THE BOURSE WHISPERER: Terranova Minerals has kicked off field based exploration at its Peninsula gold project, located in Norseman, Western Australia. The company said the initial focus for the campaign is to help it gain an understanding of the controls and extent of the gold mineralisation at Peninsula. The company will be utilising Mobile Metal […]

Dragon drills encouraging gold intercepts

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Dragon Mining has received the final results from the fourth phase of drilling it has undertaken on the Juomasuo deposit at the company’s Kuusamo gold project in northern Finland. The results received by Dragon include analysis for the last six holes in this campaign, which have returned encouraging gold intercepts including: –   […]