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Mining, Exploration and Geoscience sets strategic policy for the state’s mineral and energy resources, gathers, analyses and disseminates geoscientific information, and assesses and determines applications for mineral and petroleum titles for exploration activities and extractive uses.

Mining, Exploration and Geoscience is committed to delivering strong and quality outcomes, with the vision of our minerals and petroleum resources generating prosperity for the people of NSW

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The NSW Government will proudly exhibit at the RIU Sydney Resources Round-up conference from 7 to 9 May 2024. The conference aims to connect

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The annual event Exploration in the House – new data, new exploration futures presented by the Department of Regional NSW's Mining

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Tickets are available for Exploration in the House – new data, new exploration futures on Friday 10 May 2024. Date: Friday 10 May 2024 Time

Exploration in The House