End of an era for Victorian mine

DAYS after completing a merger with Newmarket Gold, Kirkland Lake Gold has announced that it’s putting the Stawell mine in Victoria on care and maintenance.

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As of today, Stawell will start the transition to care and maintenance after more than 32 years of continuous operation.

The mine employs around 150 people.