WA gold royalty hike revived

WESTERN Australian gold miners are fuming after Treasurer Ben Wyatt unveiled a fresh proposal to lift the gold royalty rate by 50%.

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It comes weeks after the previous proposal was voted down by the Upper House.

Like the previous plan, the royalty rate will increase from 2.5% to 3.75% from January 1.