WA govt weighs up Mining Act changes

THE Western Australian government is looking at ways to provide assurance to the mining industry following a High Court decision last month regarding the granting of mining leases over Andrew Forrest’s land.

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On August 17, the High Court ruled against the bids by Yarri Mining and Onslow Resources to mine sand near Forrest’s Minderoo station, based on the mining lease applications lodged in 2011 being