Cautious but hopeful: 2008 Diggers & Dealers

KALGOORLIE’s cold but sunny winter weather during the 2008 Diggers & Dealers forum matched the mood of this year’s event – the sun is still shining, but it’s chilly out there. Comment by Kate Haycock

Cautious but hopeful: 2008 Diggers & Dealers Cautious but hopeful: 2008 Diggers & Dealers Cautious but hopeful: 2008 Diggers & Dealers Cautious but hopeful: 2008 Diggers & Dealers Cautious but hopeful: 2008 Diggers & Dealers

A year ago the credit markets were just beginning to feel the first spasms of the sub-prime crisis, but the forum was overwhelmingly bullish.