MinRes' Yilgarn operations ending

THE Western Australian government has delivered a slap to Mineral Resources’ dream of mining in the Helena-Aurora Range, forcing the existing mine to wind up, while allowing Sinosteel’s Blue Hills Mungada East expansion proposal to sail through with conditions.

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Environment Minister Stephen Dawson announced the government will not allow mining in the Helena-Aurora Range Conservation Park in the Yilgarn region, but will allow the Chinese to expand its Blue