21
Nov
2019

NSW Geoscience Data Workshop Newcastle

Location: NeW Space, University of Newcastle, Hunter St & Auckland St

This full day workshop will showcase the geoscience datasets produced by the Geological Survey of NSW and provide an overview of its data discovery and delivery systems.

The workshop is designed to be interactive and attendees are encourage to bring along their own devices (laptops and mobile phones), enabling them to explore the data and online systems under the guidance of subject matter experts.

Program Sessions

  • Deep Dive in to DiGS: Unlocking geological, geotechnical and environmental reports
  • MinView: a web map to access NSW geoscience data
  • NSW Geology phone maps: new mobile applications and improved maps
  • NSW Seamless Geology and Mineral Potential: what they are and how they are useful
  • Geophysics: rich data, free access, instant delivery
  • Exploring the NSW Geoscientific Data Warehouse: 367,000 drillholes and counting
  • Connecting NSW data: a closer look a data portals and web services
  • Geotrails: Newcastle and Port Macquarie
  • Overview of the Geological Survey's data products
22
Oct
2019

Safety training for opal mine holders and operators

Location: Lightning Ridge District Bowling Club, 1 Agate Street, Lightning Ridge

The Resources Regulator will be holding safety training for opal mine holders and operators.

29
Oct
2019

2019 Small mines and quarries health and safety roadshow: Cobar

Location: Cobar Bowling and Golf Club, Bloxham Street, Cobar NSW 2835

The NSW Resources Regulator is holding health and safety roadshows for small mines and quarries across NSW during October, November and December 2019.

The roadshows provide information on health, safety, and topics, such as learning from disasters, quarry manager practising certificates, mine site welding practices, emergency management and learnings from recent incidents.

These events provide information and resources to the small mines' sector to assist you to maintain safe mining practices and also provide an opportunity for face-to-face engagement with the Regulator.

To register, click here.

30
Oct
2019

2019 Small mines and quarries health and safety roadshow: Dubbo

Location: Dubbo RSL Memorial Club, 178 Brisbane Street, Dubbo NSW 2830

The NSW Resources Regulator is holding health and safety roadshows for small mines and quarries across NSW during October, November and December 2019.

The roadshows provide information on health, safety, and topics, such as learning from disasters, quarry manager practising certificates, mine site welding practices, emergency management and learnings from recent incidents.

These events provide information and resources to the small mines' sector to assist you to maintain safe mining practices and also provide an opportunity for face-to-face engagement with the Regulator.

To register, click here.

31
Oct
2019

2019 Small mines and quarries health and safety roadshow: Orange

Location: NSW Department of Primary Industries, 161 Kite Street, Orange NSW 2800

The NSW Resources Regulator is holding health and safety roadshows for small mines and quarries across NSW during October, November and December 2019.

The roadshows provide information on health, safety, and topics, such as learning from disasters, quarry manager practising certificates, mine site welding practices, emergency management and learnings from recent incidents.

These events provide information and resources to the small mines' sector to assist you to maintain safe mining practices and also provide an opportunity for face-to-face engagement with the Regulator.

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5
Nov
2019

2019 Small mines and quarries health and safety roadshow: Merimbula

Location: Club Sapphire Merimbula, 119 Main Street, Merimbula NSW 2548

The NSW Resources Regulator is holding health and safety roadshows for small mines and quarries across NSW during October, November and December 2019.

The roadshows provide information on health, safety, and topics, such as learning from disasters, quarry manager practising certificates, mine site welding practices, emergency management and learnings from recent incidents.

These events provide information and resources to the small mines' sector to assist you to maintain safe mining practices and also provide an opportunity for face-to-face engagement with the Regulator.

To register, click here.

7
Nov
2019

2019 Small mines and quarries health and safety roadshow: Queanbeyan

Location: Comfort Inn Airport International, 57-73 Yass Road, Queanbeyan East, NSW 2620

The NSW Resources Regulator is holding health and safety roadshows for small mines and quarries across NSW during October, November and December 2019.

The roadshows provide information on health, safety, and topics, such as learning from disasters, quarry manager practising certificates, mine site welding practices, emergency management and learnings from recent incidents.

These events provide information and resources to the small mines' sector to assist you to maintain safe mining practices and also provide an opportunity for face-to-face engagement with the Regulator.

To register, click here.

8
Nov
2019

Maitland Open Day

Location: 516 High St, Maitland, NSW 2320

On the eve of the 30th anniversary of the Newcastle Earthquake, the Division of Resources and Geoscience’s open days will feature the geology behind one of Australia’s worst-ever natural disasters alongside geoscience activities for the kids, mineral and fossil displays, free maps and lots more!

This event is free and accessible to all.

12
Nov
2019

2019 Small mines and quarries health and safety roadshow: Ballina

Location: Ballina Byron Islander Resort, 1 Ronan Place, Ballina, NSW 2478

The NSW Resources Regulator is holding health and safety roadshows for small mines and quarries across NSW during October, November and December 2019.

The roadshows provide information on health, safety, and topics, such as learning from disasters, quarry manager practising certificates, mine site welding practices, emergency management and learnings from recent incidents.

These events provide information and resources to the small mines' sector to assist you to maintain safe mining practices and also provide an opportunity for face-to-face engagement with the Regulator.

To register, click here.

12
Nov
2019

Workshop for WHS Mining Practising Certificates: Newcastle

Location: Argenton Mines Rescue

We will be holding a series of workshops across the state between August and November 2019 for people who hold a practising certificate or who want to obtain one. The workshops will cover:

  • How and when to apply for a practising certificate
  • How the maintenance of competence scheme works
  • What records and evidence you must keep for the learning you claim
  • How auditing will be carried out for holders

People who attend are encouraged to bring their application or records for maintenance of competence to discuss.

Please note: people applying for or holding a Quarry Manager with conditions practising certificate for a specific mine location (previously a Production Manager Permit) should instead attend a Small Mines Workshop that will be announced soon.

To register for the Newcastle Practising Certificate Workshop, visit our Eventbrite page.